Jan 7, 2014 at 7.45pm UK at ‚ÄčStadium of Light

2-1

Giggs (45'), Borini (64' pen.)
Giaccherini (50'), Bardsley (59'), Altidore (76'), Mannone (90')
FT(HT: 1-0)
Vidic (52')
Evra (23'), Rafael (62'), Smalling (82')
Result: Borini penalty wins it for Sunderland
Result: Borini penalty wins it for Sunderland
Sunderland put one foot into the League Cup final with a 2-1 win against Manchester United in the first leg of their semi-final.
Reaction
Manchester Uniteds Scottish manager David Moyes reacts during a League Cup semi-final first leg match between Sunderland and Manchester United on January 7, 2014
David Moyes admits misconduct charge
Manchester United manager David Moyes admits a charge of misconduct for comments he made about match officials following last week's defeat to Sunderland.
Jan 15, 19:32
Manchester Uniteds Scottish manager David Moyes reacts during a League Cup semi-final first leg match between Sunderland and Manchester United on January 7, 2014
Manchester United manager David Moyes charged with misconduct by FA
Manchester United manager David Moyes is charged with misconduct by the FA for the comments he made after his side lost to Sunderland in the Capital One Cup semi-final.
Jan 10, 15:09
Manchester United's midfielder Ryan Giggs controls the ball during a friendly football match between AIK and Manchester United on August 6, 2013
Ryan Giggs optimistic over League Cup progress
Ryan Giggs believes that Manchester United can still reach the League Cup final despite Tuesday's 2-1 defeat to Sunderland.
Jan 8, 16:28
Manchester United manager David Moyes shouts instructions on the touchline during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Manchester United at KC Stadium on December 26, 2013
Football Association investigates David Moyes comments
The FA investigates David Moyes's post-match comments following Sunderland defeat.
Jan 8, 12:02
Manchester United manager David Moyes on the touchline during the match against Everton on December 4, 2013
David Moyes refuses to blame Sir Alex Ferguson for Manchester United slump
David Moyes says that Manchester United are not being put off by Sir Alex Ferguson watching on from the crowd following their third consecutive loss.
Jan 8, 07:27
David Moyes the Manchester United manager walks off the pitch following his team's 1-0 defeat during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on December 7, 2013
David Moyes thanks Manchester United fans for continued support
Manchester United boss David Moyes thanks the club's fans for their continued support during a testing season.
Jan 8, 04:31
Fiorentina's Marcos Alonso in action against Pacos de Ferreira during their Europa League group match on September 19, 2013
Marcos Alonso delighted with Sunderland debut
Sunderland's Marcos Alonso declares himself pleased with his Sunderland debut after they beat Manchester United 2-1 in the League Cup semi-final.
Jan 8, 02:56
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet in the dugout during the match against Chelsea on December 4, 2013
Gus Poyet bemused by Sunderland's League Cup form
Sunderland manager Gustavo Poyet admits to being bemused by their success in the League Cup.
Jan 8, 02:44
Queens Park Rangers' Joey Barton in action during the match against Sheffield Wednesday on August 3, 2013
Joey Barton: David Moyes "inherited a dynasty in decline"
Joey Barton tweets his sympathy for David Moyes after claiming the Manchester United manager "inherited a dynasty in decline" when he took over as manager of the champions.
Jan 8, 02:25
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet in the dugout during the match against Chelsea on December 4, 2013
Gus Poyet: "Adam Johnson made my day"
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet praises Adam Johnson following the Black Cats' 2-1 win against Manchester United.
Jan 7, 22:38
Manchester Uniteds Scottish manager David Moyes reacts during a League Cup semi-final first leg match between Sunderland and Manchester United on January 7, 2014
David Moyes: 'Manchester United are playing against the referees'
David Moyes claims his Manchester United side are playing against the officials as well their opponents as of late.
Jan 7, 22:20
Sunderland's John O'Shea celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Chelsea during their Premier League match on December 4, 2013
John O'Shea: 'League Cup form needs to be shown in the Premier League'
Sunderland defender John O'Shea calls on his teammates to bring their cup form into the Premier League.
Jan 7, 22:04
The Match
Analysis
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Sunderland's memorable 2-1 win over Manchester United in the League Cup semi-final first leg this evening.
Match Report
Sunderland put one foot into the League Cup final with a 2-1 win against Manchester United in the first leg of their semi-final.
Live Commentary
Sports Mole brings you live text coverage of the League Cup semi-final first leg between Sunderland and Manchester United.
HT Report
Sunderland lead Manchester United 1-0 at the interval of their League Cup semi-final tie at the Stadium of Light.
Team News
Danny Welbeck is named as the lone striker for Manchester United as they travel to Sunderland in the League Cup.
Preview
Sports Mole looks ahead to tonight's League Cup semi-final first leg between Sunderland and Manchester United.
Head to Head
Oct 5, 2013 5.30pm
Sunderland
1-2
Man Utd
Gardner (4')
Gardner (53'), O'Shea (81')
Januzaj (54', 61')
Rooney (40'), Januzaj (48'), Vidic (70'), Rafael (78')
Mar 30, 2013 12.45pm
Sunderland
0-1
Man Utd

Ndiaye (26'), O'Shea (50'), Bardsley (76')
Bramble (27' og.)
Van Persie (58')
Dec 15, 2012 3pm
May 13, 2012 3pm
Sunderland
0-1
Man Utd

Campbell (23'), Bardsley (31'), Turner (67')
Rooney (20')
Jones (37'), Giggs (56'), Scholes (71')
Nov 5, 2011 3pm



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City87102942522
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton9324910-111
11West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
12Southampton823379-29
13Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
14Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
15Everton8224513-88
16Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
17West Ham UnitedWest Ham9225817-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163