League Cup

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
Everton's Seamus Coleman takes on Manchester City's David Silva (L) during the League Cup semi-final first leg at Goodison Park on January 6, 2016
Everton defender Seamus Coleman out for a month with calf strain
Everton manager Roberto Martinez says that Seamus Coleman will be out for up to a month with a calf injury picked up against Manchester City in the Capital One Cup.
Jan 6, 22:45
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
Everton manager Roberto Martinez: 'Semi-final lead means nothing'
Roberto Martinez insists that Everton's 2-1 first-leg Capital One Cup semi-final lead "means nothing" until the second leg is over.
Jan 6, 22:40
Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini watches during a UEFA Champions league Group D football match between Manchester City and Sevilla at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England on October 21, 2015.
Man City boss Manuel Pellegrini staggered by officiating in League Cup semi-final
Manuel Pellegrini claims that some of the officials' decisions during the Capital One Cup semi-final first leg between Everton and Manchester City were "unbelievable".
Jan 6, 22:27
Gareth Barry of Everton in action during a pre season friendly match between Heart of Midlothian and Everton FC at Tynecastle Stadium on July 26, 2015
Gareth Barry "disappointed" with Everton's one-goal League Cup semi-final lead
Gareth Barry believes that Everton should have a bigger advantage than 2-1 after the first leg of the Capital One Cup semi-final against Manchester City.
Jan 6, 22:12
Romelu Lukaku scores Everton's second during the League Cup semi-final first leg against Manchester City at Goodison Park on January 6, 2016
Result: Romelu Lukaku hands Everton first-leg lead against Manchester City
Romelu Lukaku's winner hands Everton a 2-1 victory over Man City in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final to give them a slender advantage at the halfway stage.
Jan 6, 21:55
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: Three changes for Everton, Manchester City in Capital One Cup semi-final
Both Everton and Manchester City make three changes for Wednesday's Capital One Cup semi-final first leg at Goodison Park.
Jan 6, 19:05
Ramiro Funes Mori of Everton celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Capital One Cup semi-final first leg against Manchester City at Goodison Park on January 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Everton 2-1 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive Everton's 2-1 victory over Manchester City as the Toffees gain a slender advantage in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final.
Jan 6, 19:00
Glen Johnson of Stoke City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Liverpool at Britannia Stadium on August 9, 2015
Glen Johnson: 'Stoke City still in League Cup semi-final tie'
Stoke City right-back Glen Johnson insists that his side are still in their League Cup semi-final tie with Liverpool despite losing 1-0 at home in the first leg.
Jan 6, 14:15
Jurgen 'Klippety' Klopp shouts orders during the League Cup semi-final between Stoke and Liverpool on January 5, 2016
Jurgen Klopp "proud" of Liverpool players
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp speaks of his pride following his side's 1-0 victory away at Stoke City.
Jan 5, 22:19
Lucas Leiva of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on October 4, 2015 in Liverpool, England.
Lucas: 'Positive start was crucial'
A positive start was key to Liverpool's 1-0 win over Stoke City in the semi-final of the League Cup, according to Brazilian midfielder Lucas.
Jan 5, 22:11
Roberto Firmino congratulates Jordon Ibe after he scores during the League Cup semi-final between Stoke and Liverpool on January 5, 2016
Result: Jordon Ibe puts Liverpool in control
Jordon Ibe nets the only goal of the game as Liverpool record a 1-0 victory from the first leg of their League Cup semi-final away at Stoke City.
Jan 5, 21:53
Everton's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (R) skips past Manchester City's English goalkeeper Joe Hart to score but the goal is ruled offside during the English Premier League football match between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park in Liverpool
Preview: Everton vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole looks ahead to the first leg of the League Cup semi-final between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park.
Jan 5, 21:14
Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Ham United at Anfield on August 29, 2015
Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho limps off with hamstring injury
Philippe Coutinho limps off clutching his hamstring just 18 minutes into Liverpool's League Cup semi-final clash away at Stoke City.
Jan 5, 20:26
Christian Benteke of Liverpool celebrates as he scores their second goal during the UEFA Europa League Group B match between Liverpool FC and FC Girondins de Bordeaux at Anfield on November 26, 2015 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Team News: Christian Benteke drops out for Liverpool
Belgian centre-forward Christian Benteke drops to the bench for Liverpool's League Cup semi-final clash away at Stoke City.
Jan 5, 19:02
Emre Can and Ibrahim Afellay in action during the League Cup semi-final between Stoke and Liverpool on January 5, 2016
Live Commentary: Stoke City 0-1 Liverpool - as it happened
Relive Liverpool's 1-0 win over Stoke City as Jordon Ibe's goal puts the Reds in control at the halfway stage of their League Cup semi-final.
Jan 5, 19:00
Manchester City's Chilean headcoach Manuel Pellegrini looks on before the UEFA Champions League football match Juventus vs Manchester City on November 25, 2015
Manuel Pellegrini: 'League Cup is important to Manchester City'
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini insists that the League Cup is "important" to his side ahead of their semi-final against Everton.
Jan 5, 15:06
Wilfred Bony reacts after missing a penalty for Man City against Sunderland on December 26, 2015
Wilfried Bony ruled out of Manchester City League Cup semi-final against Everton
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini reveals that Wilfried Bony will miss the first leg of their League Cup semi-final with Everton due to a calf injury.
Jan 5, 13:36
Phil Jagielka of Everton leaves the pitch after picking up injury during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on October 24, 2015 in London, England.
Roberto Martinez: 'Phil Jagielka not yet ready to play 90 minutes'
Everton manager Roberto Martinez hints that Phil Jagielka will not start the League Cup semi-final against Manchester City, but is nearing full fitness.
Jan 5, 13:23
Mark 'Bah Humbug' Hughes watches on during the game between Manchester United and Stoke City on December 26, 2015
Mark Hughes desperate for Stoke City silverware
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes admits that he would "love" to win a trophy as a manager having experienced so much success during his playing days.
Jan 4, 22:40
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes watches on during the game with Everton on December 28, 2015
Mark Hughes confident of first-leg advantage in League Cup
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes is confident that his side can cause Liverpool problems in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final.
Jan 4, 19:30
Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho shoots to score the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Stoke City and Liverpool at the Britannia Stadium in Stoke-on-Trent, central England on August 9, 2015
Preview: Stoke City vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole looks ahead to the first leg of the League Cup semi-final between Stoke City and Liverpool at the Britannia Stadium.
Jan 4, 10:21
Roberto Martinez Manager of Everton looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Everton at Boleyn Ground on November 7, 2015 in London, England.
Roberto Martinez excited by League Cup chances
Roberto Martinez is confident that Everton are strong enough to overcome Manchester City in the League Cup semi-finals.
Dec 4, 15:07
Liverpool's Belgian striker Daniel Origi celebrates scoring his team's fourth goal during the English League Cup quarter-final football match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on December 2, 2015
Divock Origi: 'Liverpool are full of confidence'
Liverpool forward Divock Origi says that he and his teammates are playing with confidence following their 6-1 drubbing of Southampton in the Capital One Cup.
Dec 3, 18:42
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Leicester CityLeicester25158247272053
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs25139345192648
3Arsenal25146539221748
4Manchester CityMan City25145647262147
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd25118632221041
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham2510963829939
7Southampton2510783324937
8Everton25811646341235
9Liverpool259883236-435
10Watford2596102727033
11Stoke CityStoke2596102431-733
12Crystal Palace2595112630-432
13Chelsea257993335-230
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom2578102332-929
15Bournemouth2577112941-1228
16Swansea CitySwansea2569102433-927
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2566132644-1824
18Norwich CityNorwich2565142848-2023
19Sunderland2555153049-1920
20Aston Villa2537152040-2016