The build-up to this FA Cup clash was dominated by nostalgic takes on the 2013 final, when everything came together for Roberto Martinez’s rag-tag bunch to stun the huge favourites and add insult to insult for Roberto Mancini, who woke on that morning to widespread (and correct) reports that he would be out of a job.
If time has subsequently shown that as a perfect Billige Harry Kane Fodboldtrøje storm that was quickly swept away for both clubs , how will Pep Guardiola remember this game?
The stakes were lower but the gulf in teams greater, with Wigan slipping to third in the League One table on the night thanks to Blackburn beating Bury.
As much as defeat does not sit well Billige Fodboldtøj til Børn with the City coach , he could not fault the effort of his players.
“We want to go through in that competition and we are out,” he said. “Congratulations Wigan for the victory.