League Cup

Joleon Lescott and teammates walk off the pitch after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Aston Villa on April 16, 2016
Aston Villa drawn away to Luton Town in renamed League Cup
Championship side Aston Villa are drawn away to League Two outfit Luton Town in the first round of the EFL Cup, previously known as the League Cup.
Jun 22, 15:35
Simon Mignolet saves a Sergio Aguero shot during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Jurgen Klopp plays down Simon Mignolet's League Cup final blunder
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp plays down Simon Mignolet's goalkeeping mistake during Sunday's League Cup final defeat to Manchester City.
Mar 1, 14:09
Jordan Henderson and a highly alarmed Raheem Sterling in action during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Raheem Sterling: 'Difficult to celebrate League Cup win against Liverpool'
Manchester City star Raheem Sterling admits that it was "difficult" to celebrate after beating Liverpool in the League Cup final on Sunday.
Feb 29, 18:56
Simon Mignolet claims the ball as Vincent Kompany attacks during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Liverpool keeper Simon Mignolet: 'Losing League Cup final is difficult to take'
Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet says that losing to Manchester City in the League Cup final is "hard to take".
Feb 29, 18:41
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on February 28, 2016
Podcast: The Dugout, Ep. 8 - Have Arsenal blown it?
Sports Mole's Dugout team wonder if Arsenal blew their shot at the Premier League by losing to a makeshift Man United side and reflect on the League Cup final.
Feb 29, 16:20
Jurgen Klopp watches on during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp feels like "s***" after losing Capital One Cup final
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits that he feels like "s***" after losing the Capital One Cup final to Manchester City in a penalty shootout.
Feb 29, 10:24
Daniel Sturridge and Liverpool teammates react after Manchester City win the League Cup on February 28, 2016
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: "No chance" of Daniel Sturridge penalty
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says that there was "no chance" Daniel Sturridge could have taken a penalty in the League Cup final because of cramp.
Feb 28, 20:56
Jurgen Klopp watches on during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'We must carry on after League Cup defeat'
Jurgen Klopp says that his Liverpool side must "carry on" after losing the League Cup final to Manchester City on penalties.
Feb 28, 20:18
Manuel Pellegrini celebrates with the League Cup trophy on February 28, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini: 'League Cup win vindicates FA Cup sacrifice'
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini claims that his side's League Cup final triumph over Liverpool vindicates his decision to sacrifice the FA Cup this season.
Feb 28, 20:12
Fernandinho celebrates scoring during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Fernandinho: 'Manchester City deserve to be League Cup champions'
Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho claims that his side deserve their penalty-shootout victory over Liverpool in the League Cup final at Wembley.
Feb 28, 20:00
Manuel Pellegrini celebrates with the League Cup trophy on February 28, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini never doubted Willy Caballero selection
Manuel Pellegrini says that he never doubted his choice to play Willy Caballero in the League Cup final after the Argentine starred in his side's penalty-shootout win.
Feb 28, 19:56
Vincent Kompany lifts the League Cup trophy on February 28, 2016
Vincent Kompany "so proud" of Manchester City team after League Cup triumph
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany expresses his pride in his side after helping them to a 3-1 penalty shootout victory over Liverpool in the League Cup final.
Feb 28, 19:51
Willy Caballero saves Adam Lallana's penalty during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Heroic Manchester City keeper Willy Caballero hails "amazing" League Cup triumph
Manchester City hero Willy Caballero describes winning the League Cup as "amazing" and "emotional" after making three saves in the penalty shootout against Liverpool.
Feb 28, 19:36
Vincent Kompany lifts the League Cup trophy on February 28, 2016
Result: Manchester City beat Liverpool on penalties to clinch League Cup
Manchester City win their fourth League Cup courtesy of a penalty shootout victory over Liverpool at Wembley.
Feb 28, 19:19
Wilfredo Caballero of Manchester City looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at White Hart Lane on September 26, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Team News: Willy Caballero preferred to Joe Hart for League Cup final showdown
Willy Caballero is selected in goals for Manchester City in their only change from last time out, while Liverpool are unchanged for the League Cup final showdown.
Feb 28, 15:34
Jurgen Klopp and Manuel Pellegrini during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Live Commentary: League Cup final - Liverpool vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole brings you live text coverage of the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City at Wembley.
Feb 28, 14:30
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City scores his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at Etihad Stadium on November 21, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Preview: Liverpool vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Sunday's League Cup final as Liverpool and Manchester City do battle at Wembley for some silverware.
Feb 26, 17:58
Samir Nasri of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City at The Hawthorns on August 10, 2015
Manchester City's Samir Nasri dyes hair blue ahead of League Cup final
Samir Nasri dyes his hair Manchester City blue ahead of Sunday's League Cup final against Liverpool.
Feb 26, 15:32
Martin Skrtel of Liverpool celebrates scoring his team's fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at Etihad Stadium on November 21, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Liverpool quartet could make return in League Cup final
Liverpool quartet Martin Skrtel, Dejan Lovren, Joe Allen and Adam Lallana all return to training ahead of the League Cup final against Manchester City.
Feb 26, 15:02
Manchester City's Ivorian striker Wilfried Bony celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English League Cup quarter-final football match between Manchester City and Hull City at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, northwest England on December 1, 2015
Manchester City trio in line for return in League Cup final
Manchester City trio Wilfried Bony, Eliaquim Mangala and Jesus Navas are all expected to return from injury in Sunday's League Cup final against Liverpool.
Feb 26, 14:06
Manchester City's French defender Bacary Sagna (2nd R) gestures after team-mate French defender Eliaquim Mangala (not pictured) scored an own goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Liverpool at The Etihad stadium
Podcast: The Dugout, Ep. 7 - Who will win the League Cup, Liverpool or Man City?
Listen to the latest episode of The Dugout as the Sports Mole team pick a winner for the League Cup final and look back on a busy week of European football.
Feb 26, 13:24
Jurgen Klopp's emotions get the better of him during the FA Cup fourth-round replay between West Ham United and Liverpool on February 9, 2016
Jurgen Klopp focused on Europa League
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists that he is fully focused on his side's match against Augsburg in the Europa League despite the upcoming League Cup final.
Feb 24, 15:12
Daniel Sturridge of Liverpool celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Capital One Cup quarter final match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium on December 2, 2015 in Southampton, England.
Daniel Sturridge "prepared" for Augsburg, Manchester City tests
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge insists that his side are "prepared" for back-to-back games against Augsburg in the Europa League and Man City in the League Cup final.
Feb 24, 14:56
David Silva of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Watford at the Etihad Stadium on August 29, 2015
Manchester City's David Silva 'may miss League Cup final'
An ankle injury may prevent Manchester City's David Silva from featuring in the upcoming League Cup final, according to a report.
Feb 8, 20:21
Liverpool FC goalkeeper Simon Mignolet before the Europa League game between FC Girondins de Bordeaux and Liverpool FC at Matmut Atlantique Stadium on September 17, 2015 in Bordeaux, France.
Simon Mignolet confident of League Cup success for Liverpool
Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet is confident that his side can beat Manchester City to League Cup glory if they play at their best in the final.
Jan 28, 19:37
Little Kevin De Bruyne is stretchered off during the League Cup game between Manchester City and Everton on January 27, 2016
Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne out for "at least six weeks"
Kevin De Bruyne's agent says that the Belgian midfielder will miss "at least six weeks" of action for Manchester City.
Jan 28, 16:41
Kevin De Bruyne screams in pain during the League Cup game between Manchester City and Everton on January 27, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini fears serious Kevin De Bruyne injury
Man City manager Manuel Pellegrini admits that the injury sustained by Kevin De Bruyne in the closing stages of the League Cup semi-final with Everton does not look good.
Jan 27, 22:29
Everton manager Roberto Martinez looks on during the Capital One Cup semi-final first leg against Manchester City at Goodison Park on January 6, 2016
Roberto Martinez: 'League Cup semi-final defeat is heartbreaking'
Everton manager Roberto Martinez admits that his side's controversial defeat to Manchester City in the League Cup semi-final is "heartbreaking".
Jan 27, 22:22
Roberto Martinez and Manuel Pellegrini pictured on January 10, 2015
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Manchester City deserve to be in League Cup final'
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini insists that his side deserve to be in the final of the League Cup following their victory over Everton in the last four.
Jan 27, 22:10
Kevin De Bruyne celebrates during the League Cup game between Manchester City and Everton on January 27, 2016
Result: Manchester City overturn first-leg deficit to reach League Cup final
Manchester City overturn a first-leg deficit with a 3-1 victory over Everton to book their place in the League Cup final, where they will face Liverpool.
Jan 27, 21:42
Kevin de Bruyne topples over Tim Howard during the game between Man City and Everton on January 13, 2016
Team News: Kevin De Bruyne drops to Manchester City bench for Everton semi-final
Kevin De Bruyne drops to the bench for Manchester City in Wednesday night's Capital One Cup semi-final second leg against Everton.
Jan 27, 18:51
Sergio Aguero and Leighton Baines in action during the League Cup game between Manchester City and Everton on January 27, 2016
Live Commentary: Manchester City 3-1 Everton (Man City win 4-3 on aggregate) - as it happened
Relive Manchester City's 3-1 victory over Everton at the Etihad Stadium as the hosts overturn a first-leg deficit to book their place in the League Cup final.
Jan 27, 18:44
Jurgen Klopp and Mark Hughes shake hands during the League Cup match between Liverpool and Stoke City on January 26, 2016
Mark Hughes: 'Stoke City by far the better team against Liverpool'
Stoke boss Mark Hughes claims that his side were "by far" the best side on the pitch despite losing on penalties in their League Cup semi-final with Liverpool.
Jan 26, 23:10
Jurgen Klopp taps Kolo Toure during the League Cup match between Liverpool and Stoke City on January 26, 201
Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool deserved to reach League Cup final'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes that his side deserve their place in the final of the League Cup following a penalty shootout victory over Stoke City.
Jan 26, 23:00
Liverpool's Joe Allen celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Exeter City on January 20, 2016
Joe Allen admits to pre-penalty nerves
Liverpool's tie-winner Joe Allen reveals that he felt nervous prior to scoring the penalty that sent Liverpool through to the League Cup final at Wembley.
Jan 26, 22:56
Liverpool FC goalkeeper Simon Mignolet before the Europa League game between FC Girondins de Bordeaux and Liverpool FC at Matmut Atlantique Stadium on September 17, 2015 in Bordeaux, France.
Simon Mignolet: 'Liverpool worthy winners'
Simon Mignolet believes that Liverpool are worthy of their place in the League Cup final following their penalty shootout win over Stoke City.
Jan 26, 22:44
Jurgen Klopp and Mark Hughes shake hands during the League Cup match between Liverpool and Stoke City on January 26, 2016
Result: Liverpool oust Stoke City on penalties to reach League Cup final
Liverpool book their place in the final of the League Cup with a 6-5 penalty shootout victory over Stoke City at Anfield.
Jan 26, 22:31
Jon Flanagan of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on November 23, 2013
Team News: Jon Flanagan makes first Liverpool start since May 2014
Liverpool full-back Jon Flanagan makes his first start since May 2014 in their Capital One Cup semi-final against Stoke City.
Jan 26, 18:51
Jonathan Walters and Mamadou Sakho in action during the League Cup match between Liverpool and Stoke City on January 26, 2016
Live Commentary: Liverpool 0-1 Stoke City (1-1 on aggregate, Liverpool win 6-5 on penalties) - as it happened
Relive the League Cup semi-final second leg between Liverpool and Stoke as the Reds win on penalties to book their place in the final of the competition.
Jan 26, 18:45
Joe Hart takes a kick during the game between Watford and Man City on January 2, 2016
Manchester City to rest Joe Hart for Capital One Cup semi-final against Everton
Manuel Pellegrini confirms that goalkeeper Joe Hart will be rested for tomorrow night's Capital One Cup semi-final against Everton.
Jan 26, 14:46

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