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Dominant City beat Villa to win third straight League Cup

03 March, 2020 10:02 am 10:02 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Manchester City continued their imperious stranglehold over the League Cup with a 2-1 victory over Aston Villa in the final on Sunday as goals from Sergio Aguero and Rodri secured the trophy for a third straight season. City, who have now won the competition in five of the last seven campaigns, dominated … Read More

Superb Stanislas strike helps Bournemouth into League Cup quarters

10 October, 2018 9:05 am 9:05 am

BOURNEMOUTH, England (Reuters) – A superb goal from Junior Stanislas helped Bournemouth reach the League Cup quarter-finals with a 2-1 win over Norwich City on Tuesday while third tier Burton Albion beat Nottingham Forest 3-2 to reach the last eight for the first time. Bournemouth, who are flying high in sixth in the Premier League, … Read More

Liverpool to face Chelsea in League Cup third round

08 August, 2018 10:44 am 10:44 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Liverpool will host Chelsea in the League Cup third round after Thursday’s draw threw up four all-Premier League ties. Tottenham Hotspur will host Watford, Southampton visit Everton and Wolverhampton Wanderers welcome Midlands rivals Leicester City in the other top-tier encounters. Holders Manchester City will visit third-tier Oxford United while Manchester United host … Read More