League Cup

Loris Karius makes a save during the EFL Cup semi-final between Southampton and Liverpool on January 11, 2017
Loris Karius "confident" of reaching EFL Cup final
Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius remains "confident" of his side's chances of reaching the EFL Cup final despite losing 1-0 to Southampton in the first leg of their semi.
Jan 12, 14:46
Claude Puel watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Southampton on December 14, 2016
Claude Puel hails "very good" Southampton performance
Claude Puel insists that Southampton were worthy winners in their first-leg tie with Liverpool, but concedes it will be "very difficult" to restrict the Reds at Anfield.
Jan 11, 22:32
Jurgen Klopp watches on sternly during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Liverpool on January 2, 2017
Jurgen Klopp unhappy with reaction of Liverpool players
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp stresses that Southampton will be in for a "completely different game" in two weeks' time following a poor first-leg showing from his side.
Jan 11, 22:18
Nathan Redmond leaps like a leopard during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Southampton on December 3, 2016
Nathan Redmond: 'I should have scored four against Liverpool'
Nathan Redmond claims that he will 'learn from his mistakes' after taking just one of his chances in Southampton's 1-0 win over Liverpool in the EFL Cup.
Jan 11, 22:07
Nathan Redmond in action for Southampton on November 19, 2016
Result: Southampton edge out Liverpool in first leg of EFL Cup semi-final
A first-half goal from Nathan Redmond earns Southampton a 1-0 victory over Liverpool in the first leg of their EFL Cup semi-final at St Mary's.
Jan 11, 21:37
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United is congratulated by teammates Juan Mata of Manchester United and Wayne Rooney of Manchester United after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotsp
Juan Mata "very happy" for Marouane Fellaini following EFL Cup goal
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata backs teammate Marouane Fellaini to use his headed goal against Hull City as a platform to push on at Old Trafford.
Jan 11, 20:58
Jurgen Klopp shouts orders during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester City on December 31, 2016
Live Commentary: Southampton 1-0 Liverpool - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Southampton's 1-0 win over Liverpool in the first leg of their EFL Cup semi-final.
Jan 11, 18:45
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge in action during his side's Premier League clash with Leicester City at Anfield on September 10, 2016
Team News: Daniel Sturridge leads Liverpool line
Daniel Sturridge leads the Liverpool line in Wednesday's League Cup semi-final first leg away at Southampton.
Jan 11, 18:42
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is congratulated by manager Jose Mourinho during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Jose Mourinho unhappy with celebration of Juan Mata goal
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho criticises his side for celebrating their opening goal during the 2-0 EFL Cup semi-final victory over Hull City.
Jan 10, 22:59
Chris Smalling of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on November 29, 2014
Chris Smalling: 'It was a frustrating night'
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling admits that his side were frustrated by their first-half display during the EFL Cup semi-final victory over Hull City.
Jan 10, 22:39
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on the touchline during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Jose Mourinho 'expected difficult match'
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says that he was 'not surprised' by Hull City's performance in Tuesday's League Cup semi-final first leg at Old Trafford.
Jan 10, 22:20
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Juan Mata: 'League Cup semi-final tie not over'
Juan Mata insists that Manchester United are not yet through to the League Cup final despite their 2-0 win over Hull City in the first leg of their semi-final.
Jan 10, 22:11
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is congratulated by manager Jose Mourinho during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Result: Juan Mata, Marouane Fellaini net in Manchester United win
Manchester United record a 2-0 win over Hull City in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final at Old Trafford on Tuesday night.
Jan 10, 21:55
A general view of the KC Stadium is taken ahead of the English Premier League football match between Hull City and Chelsea in Kingston upon Hull, north east England on March 22, 2015
Hull City lose Markus Henriksen to injury
Hull City midfielder Markus Henriksen picks up a shoulder injury during his side's EFL Cup clash with Manchester United.
Jan 10, 20:33
Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United in action during their Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Team News: Zlatan Ibrahimovic misses out for Manchester United
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is left out of the Manchester United squad for their EFL Cup semi-final first leg against Hull City.
Jan 10, 19:04
Jose Mourinho points during the FA Cup game between Manchester United and Reading on January 7, 2017
Live Commentary: Manchester United 2-0 Hull City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the first leg of the League Cup semi-final between Manchester United and Hull City from Old Trafford.
Jan 10, 19:00
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Lucas Leiva "ready" for EFL Cup semi-final against Southampton
Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva insists that he is "ready" to face Southampton in the semi-finals of the EFL Cup despite speculation linking him with a January exit.
Jan 10, 15:19
Claude Puel watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Southampton on December 14, 2016
Claude Puel: 'Southampton ready for Liverpool challenge'
Southampton manager Claude Puel insists that his side are "ready" for their EFL Cup semi-final with Liverpool.
Jan 10, 13:41
Philippe Coutinho goes down injured during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Sunderland on November 26, 2016
Latest team news: Southampton vs. Liverpool
The latest team news as Southampton host Liverpool in the first leg of the EFL Cup semi-final on Wednesday.
Jan 10, 13:04
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp looks on during his side's Premier League clash with Stoke City at Anfield on December 27, 2016
Jurgen Klopp to name "best team" for EFL Cup semi-final tie
Jurgen Klopp will turn to his more experienced pros for the EFL Cup semi-final with Southampton after admitting that it is the "most important cup" for Liverpool.
Jan 9, 15:18
Jose Fonte in action during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Southampton on December 14, 2016
Jose Fonte left out of Southampton squad for Liverpool cup tie
Claude Puel says that "keeping stability in the defence" is behind his decision to overlook Jose Fonte for inclusion against Liverpool in the EFL Cup semi-final.
Jan 9, 14:49
Sporting's head coach Marco Silva looks on before the UEFA Champions League Group G football match Sporting CP vs Chelsea FC at Alvalade XXI stadium in Lisbon on September 30, 2014
Marco Silva: 'Hull City must stay in the game ahead of second leg'
Hull City manager Marco Silva admits that the aim for his side is to keep things tight when they take on Manchester United in the first leg of their EFL Cup tie.
Jan 9, 14:13
Philippe Coutinho goes down injured during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Sunderland on November 26, 2016
Philippe Coutinho in line for Liverpool return at St Mary's Stadium
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp offers a positive injury update ahead of his side's trip to Southampton, revealing that Philippe Coutinho will likely play a part.
Jan 9, 13:57
Jose Mourinho points during the FA Cup game between Manchester United and Reading on January 7, 2017
Jose Mourinho to recall big names for EFL Cup semi-final
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho confirms that the likes of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba will return to his side for their EFL Cup semi-final with Hull.
Jan 8, 19:12
Shane Long celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Premier League match between Southampton and Newcastle United on April 9, 2016
Shane Long targets silverware for Southampton in New Year
Southampton striker Shane Long admits that winning a piece of silverware is the one thing holding his team back, with an EFL Cup semi-final with Liverpool on the horizon.
Dec 18, 10:33
Bastian Schweinsteiger of Manchester United during the Capital One Cup Third Round match between Manchester United and Ipswich Town at Old Trafford on September 23, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic "happy" to see Bastian Schweinsteiger feature for Manchester United
Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he is delighted to see Bastian Schweinsteiger back in the fold for Manchester United after he played in their EFL Cup win over West Ham United.
Dec 1, 17:02
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on the touchline during the Premier League clash with Manchester United at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: 'Players were weak in EFL Cup exit'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says that his players were "weak in some departments" in last night's EFL Cup exit to Southampton.
Dec 1, 09:29
Southampton manager Claude Puel before his side's Premier League match against Chelsea at St Mary's Stadium on October 30, 2016
Southampton boss Claude Puel: 'Arsene Wenger told me to win League Cup'
Southampton boss Claude Puel says that Arsene Wenger wants the Saints to go on to win the League Cup.
Nov 30, 23:08
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during his side's EFL Cup clash with Manchester City at Old Trafford on October 26, 2016
Manchester United's Michael Carrick: 'Second half was comfortable'
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick praises his teammates for their second-half performance against West Ham United.
Nov 30, 22:52
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on the touchline during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho 'happy' with League Cup performance
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho heaps praise on his players following their victory against West Ham United.
Nov 30, 22:28
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Manchester United face Hull City in League Cup semi-finals
Manchester United draw Hull City in the last four of the League Cup.
Nov 30, 22:10
Manchester United forward Anthony Martial does a better celebration after scoring during his side's Premier League clash with Stoke City at Old Trafford on October 2, 2016
Result: Anthony Martial, Zlatan Ibrahimovic at the double to send Manchester United through
Manchester United advance through to the semi-final stage of the EFL Cup for a 12th time, courtesy of a 4-1 victory over West Ham United at Old Trafford.
Nov 30, 21:53
Jordy Clasie of Southampton in action during his side's Premier League clash with Chelsea at St Mary's on October 30, 2016
Result: Southampton end Arsenal's unbeaten run to reach EFL Cup semi-finals
Southampton reach the EFL Cup semi-finals as they end Arsenal's 19-game unbeaten run with a 2-0 win at the Emirates Stadium.
Nov 30, 21:40
Henrikh Mkhitaryan in action for Manchester United against Hull City on August 27, 2016
Team News: Henrikh Mkhitaryan starts for Manchester United in League Cup quarter-final
The inclusion of Henrikh Mkhitaryan is one of five changes for Manchester United against West Ham United.
Nov 30, 19:03
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Manchester United 4-1 West Ham United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Man United's 4-1 win over West Ham, as the Red Devils eased through to their 12th League Cup semi-final.
Nov 30, 19:00
Arsenal forward Lucas Perez in action during the EFL Cup clash with Reading at the Emirates Stadium on October 25, 2016
Team News: Lucas Perez starts as Arsenal ring changes for Southampton EFL Cup clash
Lucas Perez starts up front for Arsenal as Arsene Wenger rings the changes for tonight's EFL Cup quarter-final against Southampton at the Emirates.
Nov 30, 18:48
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Champions League game between Arsenal and Basel on September 28, 2016
Live Commentary: Arsenal 0-2 Southampton - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Southampton's 2-0 victory over Arsenal in the EFL Cup quarter-finals.
Nov 30, 18:45
Garry Monk manager of Swansea City looks on ahead of the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on October 4, 2015 in Swansea, Wales.
Garry Monk: 'Leeds United lacked composure and luck against Liverpool'
Leeds United manager Garry Monk says that his side lacked "composure and luck" during their 2-0 defeat to Liverpool in the EFL Cup quarter-finals.
Nov 30, 14:27
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez dreams of Istanbul ahead of his side's Premier League meeting with Manchester City on April 19, 2016
Rafael Benitez: 'Newcastle United will learn from EFL Cup defeat'
Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez is hopeful that his side will learn from their EFL Cup defeat to Hull City on Tuesday night.
Nov 30, 13:11
Lucas of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield on October 26, 2013
Jurgen Klopp, Lucas Leiva praise Liverpool youngster Ben Woodburn
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp and midfielder Lucas Leiva praise Ben Woodburn after the 17-year-old became the Reds' youngest ever goalscorer with his EFL Cup strike.
Nov 29, 22:38


Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Chelsea22181347153255
2Arsenal22145350232747
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs22137245162946
4Liverpool22136351272445
5Manchester CityMan City22134543281543
6Manchester UnitedMan Utd22118333211241
7Everton22106633231036
8West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom229583028232
9Stoke CityStoke227782834-628
10West Ham UnitedWest Ham2284102936-728
11Southampton227692226-427
12Bournemouth2275103239-726
13Burnley2282122433-926
14Watford2266102538-1324
15Leicester CityLeicester2256112437-1321
16Middlesbrough2248101825-720
17Swansea CitySwansea2253142651-2518
18Crystal Palace2244143041-1116
19Hull City2244142047-2716
20Sunderland2243152042-2215