Man City EDS battled with West Ham U23s in the Premier League 2.
There is squad-wide belief that they can lift the trophy according to Manchester City centre-half, Joel Latibeaudiere.
Rabbi Matondo is confident the young Blues can get a result against The Hammers.
Manager satisfied after positive week for the Club's Academy.
A fine performance from our very own Phil Foden helped to ensure England’s place in the upcoming final on Saturday with fellow City team mates Curtis Anderson and Joel Latibeaudiere also in the winning team.
Rabbi Matondo was on target for the young Blues.
The EDS head to the Northern Commercial Stadium on Tuesday evening to face League One side Bradford in the Checkatrade Trophy.
The EDS' recent win marked their second victory in the competition and took their points tally up to nine – the same as visitors, Derby.
Midfielder is enjoying testing himself against Football League opposition.