League Cup

Despite League Cup defeat, Arsenal will pose tough challenge: Ilkay Gundogan

Despite League Cup defeat, Arsenal will pose tough challenge: Ilkay Gundogan

City cruised to a 3-0 win at Wembley to secure their first title under manager Pep Guardiola and the league leaders have the chance to re-establish their 16-point gap atop the standings when they travel to the Emirates.

Feb 27, 2018, 12:31 PM IST
League Cup: Arsenal's Arsene Wenger rues defensive errors after Manchester City loss, takes swipe at video referee

League Cup: Arsenal's Arsene Wenger rues defensive errors after Manchester City loss, takes swipe at video referee

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger rued his team`s defensive errors after their 3-0 loss to Manchester City in the League Cup final on Sunday, but he also said the video replay system should have ruled one of the goals out.

Feb 26, 2018, 15:44 PM IST
Premier League: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola rues Fernandinho injury

Premier League: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola rues Fernandinho injury

Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho will miss the Premier League club`s upcoming games after sustaining an injury in Sunday`s 3-0 win over Arsenal in the League Cup final, manager Pep Guardiola has said.

Feb 26, 2018, 14:47 PM IST
League Cup trophy is for Manchester City and not for me, says Pep Guardiola

League Cup trophy is for Manchester City and not for me, says Pep Guardiola

Sergio Aguero, Vincent Kompany and David Silva were all on the scoresheet as City lifted the trophy for the fifth time.

Feb 26, 2018, 08:49 AM IST
Clinical Manchester City thump Arsenal to win League Cup

Clinical Manchester City thump Arsenal to win League Cup

City took control early, playing measured football and enjoying the lion's share of possession against a side who have made Wembley a second home in recent years.

Feb 26, 2018, 08:40 AM IST
Manchester City's Raheem Sterling doubtful for League Cup final

Manchester City's Raheem Sterling doubtful for League Cup final

Raheem Sterling is struggling to be fit for Manchester City's League Cup final against Arsenal on Sunday but Gabriel Jesus could return, manager Pep Guardiola said on Friday.

Feb 23, 2018, 20:51 PM IST
Arsenal beat Chelsea to set up League Cup final with Manchester City

Arsenal beat Chelsea to set up League Cup final with Manchester City

Arsenal started the post-Alexis Sanchez era in style on Wednesday, coming from behind to beat Chelsea 2-1 on aggregate and set up a mouthwatering League Cup final against Premier League leaders Manchester City.

Jan 25, 2018, 15:24 PM IST
EPL: Manchester City survive late fightback to reach League Cup final

EPL: Manchester City survive late fightback to reach League Cup final

Manchester City reached the League Cup final, shattering second-tier Bristol City’s hopes of a remarkable upset, as the Premier League leaders survived a late fightback to win 3-2 on Tuesday and clinch the tie 5-3 on aggregate.

Jan 24, 2018, 14:43 PM IST
Chelsea spurn chances in League Cup stalemate with Arsenal

Chelsea spurn chances in League Cup stalemate with Arsenal

Chelsea missed a string of chances to draw 0-0 at home with Arsenal in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final on Wednesday as the video assistant referee (VAR) stoked the tension with two important interventions.

Jan 11, 2018, 14:29 PM IST
Neymar strikes as PSG reach League Cup semis

Neymar strikes as PSG reach League Cup semis

Neymar scored a second-half penalty as four-time defending champions Paris Saint-Germain toiled before overcoming 10-man Amiens 2-0 to reach the semi-finals of the French League Cup on Wednesday.

Jan 11, 2018, 14:03 PM IST
Sergio Aguero's last-gasp winner in Manchester City's League Cup win in semis first leg

Sergio Aguero's last-gasp winner in Manchester City's League Cup win in semis first leg

City, who have dished out a string of maulings in a stellar league campaign, found Bristol City a tough nut to crack in 2-1 win.

Jan 10, 2018, 15:33 PM IST
League Cup: Bristol City dump holders Manchester United, Chelsea go through

League Cup: Bristol City dump holders Manchester United, Chelsea go through

United, second in the Premier League, made 10 changes from their weekend victory against West Brom but still boasted a star-studded line-up including a fearsome front three of Marcus Rashford, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Anthony Martial against the second-division high-flyers.

Dec 21, 2017, 17:36 PM IST
League Cup: Manchester City survive shootout to join Arsenal in semifinals

League Cup: Manchester City survive shootout to join Arsenal in semifinals

Manchester City’s stellar season gathered yet more momentum as the runaway Premier League leaders reached the League Cup semi-finals with a penalty shootout victory at Leicester City after a 1-1 draw following extra time on Tuesday.

Dec 20, 2017, 09:47 AM IST
Red-hot Manchester City chase League Cup glory

Red-hot Manchester City chase League Cup glory

With Manchester City romping away with the Premier League title race, this week's League Cup quarter-final action offers Pep Guardiola's side the chance to remain on course for a domestic treble.

Dec 18, 2017, 12:59 PM IST
West Ham United stun Tottenham Hotspur to reach League Cup quarters, Chelsea win

West Ham United stun Tottenham Hotspur to reach League Cup quarters, Chelsea win

West Ham completed a stunning turnaround on Wednesday, roaring back from two goals down against Tottenham Hotspur to reach the League Cup quarter-finals while Chelsea saw off the challenge of Evert

Oct 26, 2017, 09:08 AM IST
Second-string Manchester City beat Wolverhampton 4-1 in League Cup penalty shootout

Second-string Manchester City beat Wolverhampton 4-1 in League Cup penalty shootout

Manchester City were kept at bay for 120 minutes by second-tier side Wolverhampton Wanderers before winning 4-1 in a penalty shootout to reach the League Cup quarter-finals on Tuesday.

Oct 25, 2017, 10:01 AM IST
Manchester United, Manchester City enter League Cup Round 4

Manchester United, Manchester City enter League Cup Round 4

City and United, currently first and second in the Premier League, took contrasting routes to the last 16, where they were joined by Chelsea, Arsenal and Everton as the big guns advanced despite fielding weakened teams.

Sep 21, 2017, 10:15 AM IST
Leicester City beat Liverpool 2-0 in League Cup

Leicester City beat Liverpool 2-0 in League Cup

Klopp`s side enjoyed 70 percent of the ball in the third round tie and had 21 shots compared to Leicester`s eight, but failure to cope with basic defensive tasks cost them dear.

Sep 20, 2017, 09:42 AM IST
Zlatan Ibrahimovic to talk with Manchester United, consider offers by rivals: Agent

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to talk with Manchester United, consider offers by rivals: Agent

Ibrahimovic's agent Raiola said no talks had been held so far as the striker looks to recover from his injury.

Jun 01, 2017, 16:30 PM IST
Manchester United in suspense over Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Wayne Rooney futures

Manchester United in suspense over Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Wayne Rooney futures

Already dropped from the starting XI, Rooney has played no part for United for the last month, firstly as a result of a muscle injury and then because he needed root canal treatment to sort out a dental problem.

Mar 03, 2017, 08:56 AM IST