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#comp:efl cup

# compefl-cup - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Arsenal pip Liverpool on penalties to reach quarter-finals
# Joy
# Joy

Arsenal pip Liverpool on penalties to reach quarter-finals

Oct 1st 2020, 10:25 PM 7,763 Views 14 Comments

Jurgen Klopp’s side paid the price for not making the most of their dominance in normal time.

# compefl-cup - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Man City triumph to win League Cup for 4th time in 5 seasons
# Success
# Success

Man City triumph to win League Cup for 4th time in 5 seasons

Mar 1st 2020, 6:22 PM 21,778 Views 17 Comments

Mbwana Samatta’s effort set up a tense second half, but Aston Villa could not find an equaliser.

# compefl-cup - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Nervy Man City edge United to reach League Cup final
# Report
# Report

Nervy Man City edge United to reach League Cup final

Jan 29th 2020, 9:40 PM 25,703 Views 41 Comments

Nemanja Matic scored the game’s only goal in the first half, before later being sent off.

# compefl-cup - Monday 7 January, 2019

'If we want to be real contenders, we need to operate in a different way'
# Claim
# Claim

'If we want to be real contenders, we need to operate in a different way'

Jan 7th 2019, 8:01 PM 5,118 Views 4 Comments

Mauricio Pochettino has warned that Spurs’ progress is unlikely to continue at the same pace unless they start to compete with the spending power of rivals.

# compefl-cup - Friday 2 November, 2018

Fresh knee problem rules De Bruyne out of Manchester derby
# Setback
# Setback

Fresh knee problem rules De Bruyne out of Manchester derby

Updated Nov 2nd 2018, 1:48 PM 7,395 Views 8 Comments

The Belgian was only making his second start of the season last night after ligament damage kept him out for 10 games.

# compefl-cup - Thursday 1 November, 2018

The Kids Are Alright: Man City's youngsters shine as 19-year-old steers them to League Cup last eight
# Pep In Their Step
# Pep In Their Step

The Kids Are Alright: Man City's youngsters shine as 19-year-old steers them to League Cup last eight

Nov 1st 2018, 10:33 PM 7,107 Views 1 Comment

Brahim Diaz scored twice while Phil Foden also caught the eye as Fulham were comfortably beaten.

# compefl-cup - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

North London derby the highlight of League Cup quarter-final ties
# Rivals
# Rivals

North London derby the highlight of League Cup quarter-final ties

Oct 31st 2018, 10:21 PM 6,640 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Chelsea face Bournemouth for a place in the last four.

Disappointment for Frank Lampard on return as Chelsea progress to League Cup quarter-finals
# Report
# Report

Disappointment for Frank Lampard on return as Chelsea progress to League Cup quarter-finals

Oct 31st 2018, 9:38 PM 6,091 Views 3 Comments

Irish international Richard Keogh scored an own goal as did fellow Derby defender Fikayo Tomori against his parent club.

# compefl-cup - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

'I can't accept some of the decisions that went against us'
# Unhappy
# Unhappy

'I can't accept some of the decisions that went against us'

Feb 27th 2018, 10:47 AM 4,680 Views 20 Comments

Jack Wilshere was not happy with the standard of the refereeing in Sunday’s showpiece.

# compefl-cup - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Arsenal fight back to overcome Chelsea and book Wembley date with Man City
# True Grit
# True Grit

Arsenal fight back to overcome Chelsea and book Wembley date with Man City

Jan 24th 2018, 9:55 PM 21,389 Views 38 Comments

An early Eden Hazard goal gave the Blues the advantage, but the Gunners responded well to the setback.

# compefl-cup - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

League Cup semi-final finely balanced as Arsenal frustrate Chelsea
# Report
# Report

League Cup semi-final finely balanced as Arsenal frustrate Chelsea

Jan 10th 2018, 9:58 PM 19,749 Views 15 Comments

The tie will be decided in two weeks’ time, when the sides meet again at the Emirates.

As it happened: Chelsea v Arsenal, League Cup semi-final
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Chelsea v Arsenal, League Cup semi-final

Jan 10th 2018, 8:02 PM 38,222 Views 37 Comments

Chelsea took on Arsenal, with both sides in need of a boost following underwhelming Premier League campaigns so far.

# compefl-cup - Sunday 5 November, 2017

'He asked for my shirt and I was a bit surprised by it'
# Respect
# Respect

'He asked for my shirt and I was a bit surprised by it'

Nov 5th 2017, 9:59 AM 18,549 Views 3 Comments

Wolves youngster Connor Ronan chats to The42 about swapping jerseys with Kevin De Bruyne and why he chose to represent Ireland rather than England.

# compefl-cup - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Forgotten man Luke Shaw returns for Man United as Rashford and Martial star in easy win
# Red Return
# Red Return

Forgotten man Luke Shaw returns for Man United as Rashford and Martial star in easy win

Sep 20th 2017, 11:41 PM 8,422 Views 8 Comments

The left-back made a first appearance since April as Jose Mourinho’s side breezed past Burton Albion.

Jose Mourinho similar to 'no-nonsense' Brian Clough, says legend's son
# Comparison
# Comparison

Jose Mourinho similar to 'no-nonsense' Brian Clough, says legend's son

Sep 20th 2017, 7:19 PM 4,275 Views 12 Comments

The Derby and Nottingham Forest legend is akin to the Portuguese coach, according to one of the people that knew him best.

# compefl-cup - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

This brilliant 96th-minute Robbie Brady free kick lit up tonight's Burnley-Leeds tie
# Take A Bow
# Take A Bow

This brilliant 96th-minute Robbie Brady free kick lit up tonight's Burnley-Leeds tie

Sep 19th 2017, 10:09 PM 13,075 Views 10 Comments

The Irish international produced a typically classy set piece at Turf Moor this evening.

# compefl-cup - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Brentford's John Egan is turning into quite the goalscoring centre-back
# Special Set Of Skills
# Special Set Of Skills

Brentford's John Egan is turning into quite the goalscoring centre-back

Aug 22nd 2017, 9:30 PM 7,914 Views 6 Comments

The Irish centre-back has found the net again for the Championship club tonight.

Opportunity knocks for Irish striker as Leeds hand him senior debut after Chris Wood sale
# On His Eoghan
# On His Eoghan

Opportunity knocks for Irish striker as Leeds hand him senior debut after Chris Wood sale

Aug 22nd 2017, 7:33 PM 11,667 Views 7 Comments

Eoghan Stokes had been heavily linked with a move to Cork City back in June.

# compefl-cup - Monday 27 February, 2017

Long's plight another stark reminder of issues for Irish players at elite level
# Opinion
# Opinion

Long's plight another stark reminder of issues for Irish players at elite level

Feb 27th 2017, 7:19 PM 12,933 Views 8 Comments

The Tipperary native had to be content with a bit-part role in Sunday’s League Cup final.

# compefl-cup - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Mourinho won't let emotion cloud Rooney decision
# Decision Time
# Decision Time

Mourinho won't let emotion cloud Rooney decision

Feb 25th 2017, 12:15 AM 2,788 Views 0 Comments

The 31-year-old announced on Thursday that he will remain at Old Trafford.

# compefl-cup - Thursday 26 January, 2017

'When he does not score, you are down to 10 men' - Carragher blasts Sturridge
# Criticism
# Criticism

'When he does not score, you are down to 10 men' - Carragher blasts Sturridge

Jan 26th 2017, 7:15 AM 11,113 Views 21 Comments

The former Anfield defender did not mince his words after seeing the Reds go out of the competition, and focused his ire on the forward

Was it a penalty and more Liverpool-Southampton talking points
# Analysis
# Analysis

Was it a penalty and more Liverpool-Southampton talking points

Jan 26th 2017, 1:08 AM 8,083 Views 15 Comments

Plus, why Shane Long needs to build on his match-winning goal.

# compefl-cup - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Shane Long hits late winner as Liverpool crash out of EFL Cup
# Upset
# Upset

Shane Long hits late winner as Liverpool crash out of EFL Cup

Jan 25th 2017, 10:06 PM 28,258 Views 74 Comments

The Saints are the first team to get to the League Cup final without conceding a single goal.

As it happened: Liverpool v Southampton, EFL Cup semi-final
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Liverpool v Southampton, EFL Cup semi-final

Jan 25th 2017, 9:04 PM 44,879 Views 103 Comments

Liverpool took on Southampton, who led 1-0 from the first leg.

# compefl-cup - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Arsenal dumped out of League Cup by impressive Southampton
# Upset
# Upset

Arsenal dumped out of League Cup by impressive Southampton

Nov 30th 2016, 9:40 PM 8,139 Views 11 Comments

First-half goals from Jordy Clasie and Ryan Bertrand sealed a surprise win for the Saints.