Mauricio Pochettino calls for Spurs killer instinct
Mauricio Pochettino calls for Spurs killer instinct

Mauricio Pochettino said he was proud of his Tottenham Hotspur players after they reached the League Cup final but challenged his players to learn to "kill games".

Christian Eriksen steers Tottenham into League Cup final
Christian Eriksen steers Tottenham into League Cup final

Two moments of magic from Christian Eriksen helped Tottenham Hotspur reach the final of the League Cup with a 3-2 aggregate victory over League One club Sheffield United.

Branislav Ivanovic sinks Liverpool as Chelsea reach final
Branislav Ivanovic sinks Liverpool as Chelsea reach final

Branislav Ivanovic`s extra-time header sent Chelsea into the League Cup final at Liverpool`s expense as the London club edged a breathless semi-final second leg 1-0 on Tuesday.

Spurs seek League Cup comfort against Sheffield United
Spurs seek League Cup comfort against Sheffield United

Tottenham Hotspur`s reputation as a club that thrives in knockout competition was dented by an FA Cup exit at the hands of Leicester at the weekend but Mauricio Pochettino`s men remain close to reaching the League Cup final, nonetheless.

Townsend gives Spurs slender advantage
Townsend gives Spurs slender advantage

Tottenham will take a slender 1-0 lead into the second leg of their League Cup semi-final against Sheffield United after Andros Townsend`s penalty secured a barely-deserved success at White Hart Lane on Wednesday.

Ryan Mason returns as Spurs chase silverware on three fronts
Ryan Mason returns as Spurs chase silverware on three fronts

Tottenham Hotspur`s three-pronged assault on silverware continues on Wednesday when they face third tier Sheffield United in the first leg of the League Cup semi-final at White Hart Lane - their sixth match in 21 days.

Capital One Cup: Sheffield United aiming to cut Spurs down to size
Capital One Cup: Sheffield United aiming to cut Spurs down to size

 Sheffield United are aiming to beat a Premier League side for the fourth time this season when they meet Tottenham Hotspur in their Capital One (League) Cup semi-final on Wednesday and have no intention of going soft on their rivals.

Emmanuel Adebayor unfazed by pain at the Lane
Emmanuel Adebayor unfazed by pain at the Lane

Emmanuel Adebayor insists he won`t be fazed if Tottenham supporters give him another hostile reception in Wednesday`s League Cup semi-final clash against Sheffield United.

FA chairman rules out intervention in Ched Evans case
FA chairman rules out intervention in Ched Evans case

Football Association (FA) chairman Greg Dyke on Friday ruled out any intervention by the governing body in the case of convicted rapist Ched Evans.

PFA chief under fire over Ched Evans `Hillsborough` comments
PFA chief under fire over Ched Evans `Hillsborough` comments

Professional Footballers` Association (PFA) chief executive Gordon Taylor has risked angering the families of the Hillsborough victims after comparing their situation with that of convicted rapist Ched Evans.

Ched Evans announcement due on Thursday: Oldham Athletic
Ched Evans announcement due on Thursday: Oldham Athletic

English third-tier club Oldham Athletic revealed on Wednesday that they hope to make an announcement about their interest in convicted rapist Ched Evans on Thursday.

British PM David Cameron urges caution over Ched Evans
British PM David Cameron urges caution over Ched Evans

British Prime Minister David Cameron waded into the debate about convicted rapist Ched Evans on Tuesday, warning clubs to "weigh their decisions very carefully" before attempting to sign the striker.

QPR boss Harry Redknapp shrugs off FA Cup upset
QPR boss Harry Redknapp shrugs off FA Cup upset

Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp refused to "shout and scream" at his players despite suffering the humiliation of being dumped out of the FA Cup third round at home by lower league opposition on Sunday.

FA Cup: Big guns go through, Blades cut down QPR
FA Cup: Big guns go through, Blades cut down QPR

Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City reached the FA Cup fourth round on Sunday, but third-tier Sheffield United confirmed their cup pedigree by winning 3-0 at Queens Park Rangers.

English club to sign rape convict Ched Evans
English club to sign rape convict Ched Evans

An English third-tier club will on Monday unveil plans to sign convicted rapist Ched Evans, the head of British footballers` union the Professional Footballers` Association (PFA) revealed on Sunday.

Rapist Ched Evans told to rule out Malta move
Rapist Ched Evans told to rule out Malta move

Convicted rapist Ched Evans was warned on Saturday that he won`t be allowed to resume his career overseas.

Football: Rapist Evans handed Malta lifeline

 Convicted rapist Ched Evans has been offered the chance to resume his career with Maltese club Hibernians.

Southampton cut down by Blades as Chelsea march on
Southampton cut down by Blades as Chelsea march on

Southampton suffered an embarrassing 1-0 League Cup quarter-final defeat at third tier Sheffield United on Tuesday while Chelsea powered through with a 3-1 win at Derby County. 

Jessica Ennis-Hill warns against re-signing of football player convicted of rape
Jessica Ennis-Hill warns against re-signing of football player convicted of rape

British 2012 Olympic gold medallist Jessica Ennis-Hill has joined a row over whether a soccer player convicted of rape should be allowed to rejoin his former club after being freed from jail.

Ched Evans expresses regret but denies rape
Ched Evans expresses regret but denies rape

Convicted rapist Ched Evans expressed "regret" Sunday over his actions but insisted he had not committed a crime as he spoke out for the first time since his release from prison.