Feb 21, 2015 at 5.30pm UK at ​Etihad Stadium

5-0

Aguero (2' pen.), Nasri (12'), Dzeko (21'), Silva (51', 53')
Kompany (37'), Toure (39'), Dzeko (83')
FT(HT: 3-0)

Anita (1'), Colback (29')
David Silva of Manchester City celebrates scoring their fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Newcastle United at Etihad Stadium on February 21, 2015
Result: City hit five in Newcastle statement
Manchester City send a statement to title rivals Chelsea by thrashing Newcastle 5-0 at the Etihad Stadium to move to within five points of the Premier League leaders.
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole rates and slates those involved in Manchester City's 5-0 hammering of Newcastle United at the Etihad Stadium.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes an in-depth at Manchester City's 5-0 victory over Newcastle at the Etihad Stadium, a result that saw them close the gap at the top to five points.
Match Report
Manchester City send a statement to title rivals Chelsea by thrashing Newcastle 5-0 at the Etihad Stadium to move to within five points of the Premier League leaders.
Live Commentary
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Man City's emphatic 5-0 home win over Newcastle as the champions cut the gap at the top of the table to five points.
HT Report
Goals from Sergio Aguero, Samir Nasri and Edin Dzeko in the first 21 minutes put a rampant Man City 3-0 up at the break of their Premier League match with Newcastle.
Team News
Africa Cup of Nations winner Yaya Toure comes straight back into the Man City team for their Premier League match against Newcastle, with Wilfried Bony on the bench.
Preview
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Man City and Newcastle at the Etihad as the hosts welcome back AFCON winners Yaya Toure and Wilfried Bony.
Head to Head
Oct 29, 2014 7.45pm
Man City
0-2
Newcastle

Mangala (69'), Aguero (74'), Milner (84')
Aarons (6'), Sissoko (75')
Dummett (26'), Ameobi (90')
Aug 17, 2014 4pm
Newcastle
0-2
Man City

Janmaat (77')
Silva (39'), Aguero (92')
Silva (34'), Demichelis (54'), Kolarov (57'), Kompany (75'), Fernando (87')
Jan 12, 2014 2.05pm
Newcastle
0-2
Man City

Sissoko (37'), Cabaye (38'), Tiote (48'), Yanga-Mbiwa (74')
Dzeko (8'), Negredo (95')
Fernandinho (40'), Zabaleta (45')
Oct 30, 2013 7.45pm
Newcastle
0-2
Man City

Tiote (45'), Debuchy (116'), Cabaye (119')
Negredo (99'), Dzeko (105')
Garcia (38'), Silva (90')
Aug 19, 2013 8pm
Man City
4-0
Newcastle
Silva (6'), Aguero (22'), Toure (51'), Nasri (75')
Dzeko (31'), Fernandinho (32')

Yanga-Mbiwa (31'), Sissoko (33'), Debuchy (40')
Taylor (45')



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