English League Cup

  • 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 2-2 after extra time and when the nerve-jangling shoot-out ended with...
  • Liverpool edge battling Cardiff to win League Cup February 27, 2012

    Wembley, London: Liverpool's six-year trophy drought ended on Sunday by winning the League Cup final after beating Cardiff 3-2 in a dramatic penalty shoot-out when captain Steven Gerrard's cousin, Anthony Gerrard, missed the final spot-kick. "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 1-0 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 Ngog’s 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 2-0 League Cup victory over 10-man West Bromwich Albion at the Emirates Stadium. The 19-year-old, on his return from ankle injury, had a hand in both goals. His shot set up Sanchez Watt...