League Cup Preview: Newcastle v Man City

Alan Pardew's side slumped to a 2-1 defeat in their Premier League derby against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light on Sunday, a result that gave their fierce rivals their first league win of the season.

Mathieu Debuchy thought he had rescued a point for Newcastle when he cancelled out Steven Fletcher's early opener, but a superb late strike from substitute Fabio Borini handed Sunderland all three points in new manager Gus Poyet's first home game.

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