ENGLISH LEAGUE CUP

  • Chelsea, third-tier Sheffield United in Capital One semi-finals 4 days ago

    Chelsea swept into the semi-finals of the English League Cup on Tuesday, joining third-tier Sheffield United in the last four after their shock win over Premier League side Southampton. Eliminated at the quarter-final stage in three of the previous four seasons, Chelsea made no mistake this time as goals by Eden...
  • Gerrard feels for cousin after penalty miss February 27, 2012

    Wembley: Before heading up the Wembley steps to collect the League Cup on Sunday, Steven Gerrard made sure he sought out cousin Anthony, whose penalty miss gave Liverpool a dramatic victory over Championship side Cardiff City. The match had ended 22 after extra time and when the nervejangling shootout ended with...
  • Liverpool edge battling Cardiff to win League Cup February 27, 2012

    Wembley, London: Liverpool's sixyear trophy drought ended on Sunday by winning the League Cup final after beating Cardiff 32 in a dramatic penalty shootout when captain Steven Gerrard's cousin, Anthony Gerrard, missed the final spotkick. "I've got mixed emotions," Steven Gerrard said. "Obviously I'm delighted to win the cup for our...
  • Liverpool rescued by N'Gog goal against Leeds United September 23, 2009

    New Delhi: Liverpool edged past Leeds United in controversial circumstances with a 10 victory at Elland Road. The hosts seemed to have taken the lead through a Lubor Michalik header, but referee Alan Wiley judged strikers Jermaine Beckford and Luciano Becchio to be offside. David Ngogs strike proved to be enough for...
  • Carlos Vela inspires Arsenal to victory September 23, 2009

    New Delhi: Mexican youngster Carlos Vela came off the bench to lift a young Arsenal side to a 20 League Cup victory over 10man West Bromwich Albion at the Emirates Stadium. The 19yearold, on his return from ankle injury, had a hand in both goals. His shot set up Sanchez Watt...