MX23RW : Wednesday, September 22 02:48:50| >> :600:292345:292345:
Aug 1, 2021 at 1pm UK at Hillsborough
Sheff WedsSheffield Wednesday
0-0
HuddersfieldHuddersfield Town

Iorfa (27'), Hunt (82')
FT
(aet)

Ward (52'), Hogg (81'), O'Brien (86'), Colwill (86')
Huddersfield win 4-2 on penalties

Carlos Corberan pleased with Huddersfield Town's cup progress

Carlos Corberan pleased with Huddersfield's cup progress
© Reuters
Goalkeeper Lee Nicholls was the hero for Huddersfield.

Huddersfield boss Carlos Corberan was pleased to see his side progress to the second round of the Carabao Cup, beating Sheffield Wednesday 4-2 in a penalty shoot-out after the game finished goalless in normal time.

Goalkeeper Lee Nicholls was the hero for Huddersfield, who had the better chances during the game, saving spot-kicks from Massimo Luongo and Liam Palmer in the shoot-out. Former Owls striker Jordan Rhodes, Sorba Thomas, Danel Sinani and Lewis O'Brien all scored from the spot for the visitors.

Corberan said: "We came here wanting to continue in the Carabao Cup and we have achieved that target.

"We knew it would be a very competitive game and we created chances using our aggression against a team that kept good quality in the game.

"In some moments today, we played very well. I think the squad has given me a lot more depth. We have more options to play players in different positions."

On speculation linking influential midfielder O'Brien with a big-money move to Leeds, Corberan commented: "He's a key player and I have a lot of respect for him. I know how important he is for our club. We want to keep Lewis at the club."

Wednesday manager Darren Moore said: "I thought it was a high-level performance. Both teams were absolutely spot on and at times I thought we moved the ball really well.

"Both teams cancelled each other out and I thought it was a relatively even contest. We're disappointed because we don't want to lose games.

"There's always something to work on. We need to keep working on the training ground to get prepared for next weekend.

"We've had a large turnaround of players and they can all feel happy with their performance. They've gone toe-to-toe with Championship opponents. They'll settle down and get better."

ID:457731: cacheID:457731:1false2false3false:QQ:: from db desktop :LenBod:restore:2803:
Restore Data
Share this article now:
Did you know...?
Huddersfield Town manager Carlos Corberan during the match on April 6, 2021
Read Next:
Carlos Corberan desperate to keep Lewis O'Brien at Huddersfield
>

rhs 2.0
Todays Game Header Right
EFL Cup
La Liga
Serie A
Ligue 1
Eredivisie
Taca da Liga
Scottish League Cup
Turkish Super Lig
Belgian Pro League
Greek Superleague
Swiss Super League
Swedish Allsvenskan
Finnish Veikkausliiga
Belarusian Premier League
Serie B
Copa Libertadores
Copa Sudamericana
Liga MX
J1 League
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Bournemouth8530146818
2Fulham85121871116
3West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom8440147716
4Coventry CityCoventry851296316
5Stoke CityStoke84221110114
6Blackburn RoversBlackburn8341118313
7Huddersfield TownHuddersfield84131311213
8Queens Park RangersQPR83321612412
9Bristol City8332109112
10Cardiff CityCardiff8323119211
11Birmingham CityBirmingham83231010011
12Derby CountyDerby824267-110
13Luton TownLuton82421214-210
14Reading83141518-310
15Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd8233121209
16Middlesbrough8233910-19
17Preston North EndPreston8233911-29
18Millwall8152810-28
19Barnsley815269-38
20Blackpool8224712-58
21Swansea CitySwansea8143711-47
22Peterborough UnitedPeterborough82151017-77
23Hull City8125512-75
24Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest8116712-54

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!