La Liga: Real Madrid stage come-from-behind win against Villarreal; Lionel Messi nets winner vs Atletico Madrid
Villarreal had enjoyed the better of the opening hour, but were swamped by wave upon wave of Real attack for the final 30 minutes.
Jose Mourinho is the first United manager to win a top prize in his maiden season at Old Trafford, a feat not even Ferguson or Matt Busby achieved.
Manchester United has won the English Football League Cup, defeating Southampton 3-2 at Wembley Stadium in London.
Regardless of how it is seen, it is the men from Old Trafford who go in as favourites, but surprises are always welcomed.
The Italian`s exit was widely suggested to have been linked to him losing the support of senior Leicester players including Vardy.
The Premier League trophy will be heading back to Stamford Bridge if the Blues avoid any major slips during the final weeks and the Chelsea boss is convinced his players have shown they can hold their nerve after lifting the trophy during Jose Mourinho`s reign.
The decision to axe Ranieri only nine months after he masterminded their incredible Premier League title triumph was widely condemned by his fellow managers and Leicester fans.
Arjen Robben struck on the break as Hamburg capitulated to equal their heaviest Bundesliga defeat.
Antonio Conte's leaders won for the 17th time in their last 20 league games to push them a step closer to the title
In a span of five minutes between 54th to 59th minutes, ex-Bengaluru striker Singh netted the brace to take East Bengal to a 3-0 lead.
A poor opening first 45 minutes in the first leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final tie cost Atletico dear as wonder goals from Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi put Barca well on their way to a 3-2 aggregate win
Ranieri had visited the club's Belvoir Drive headquarters to clean out his office on Friday following his dismissal 24 hours earlier
In response, Mourinho confirmed Rooney would be involved at Wembley for what could prove to be his final appearance at the famous stadium for United.
Ranieri`s former assistant admitted he felt uncomfortable when he appeared before the media on Friday and fielded a question on the timing of the Italian`s dismissal, amid claims of a revolt from senior players and a breakdown in his own relationship with his former boss.
Given his remarkable success in 17 years as the world`s most fascinating and polarising manager, it`s understandable Mourinho labels the League Cup as only a "little detail" on a glittering CV
Mauricio Pochettino`s side have seen their Premier League title hopes fade in recent weeks and were hit by another blow on Thursday when their failure to beat Gent at Wembley ended their hopes of success in the Europa League.