Bristol City 2-1 Man Utd: Talking points from Carabao Cup up

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Bristol City 2-1 Man Utd: Talking points from Carabao Cup up

Postby thanloeuth » Thu Dec 21, 2017 2:33 am


Bristol City celebrated a sensational Carabao Cup win over Manchester United
Bristol City stunned Manchester United in the Carabao Cup quarter-finals, beating the title holders 2-1 at Ashton Gate with an injury-time winner.

Joe Bryan and Korey Smith were the heroes for the sbobet ca home side, with Smith prodding home in the 93rd minute after Zlatan Ibrahimovic had equalised.

Here, we look at the talking points from the match...Brilliant Bristol City shock United

This was the kind of night those GIFs were made for. Bristol City - who have been tweeting funny clips of their goal scorers this season - saw their retweets rocket on Wednesday night as their players defeated Manchester United in dramatic style to reach the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup.
Highlights of the Carabao Cup match between Bristol City and Manchester United
Lee Johnson's men are in fine form and third in the Championship but despite Jose Mourinho attempting to talk up United's opposition before the game, the holders were clear favourites to progress to the final four.

No one told the packed house at Ashton Gate, who roared their team through the 90 minutes, nor the Robins' players, who showed no fear against the Premier League giants.

Mourinho's lower league defeats

Bristol City are only the second lower league side Jose Mourinho has lost to as a manager in England, after Bradford in the 2014-15 FA Cup with Chelsea.
While they rode their luck at times - Nathan Baker deflected onto his own bar before Marcus Rashford crashed against a post - Bristol City showed intent and, crucially, the cutting edge required to seize their moments.

"This club is going to the Premier League, you can just sense it," said Sky Sports pundit Phil Neville, as the home side's supporters celebrated the biggest success their recently redeveloped stadium has seen. sbobet ca "This club is going places."
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