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16-Year-Old Scores For Rochdale As They Fall To Nervy United On Penos

Manchester United needed penalties to defeat League One Rochdale in the Carabao Cup after they drew with Brian Barry Murphy’s side after 90 minutes. United started with an inexperienced side and struggled to break down Rochdale, with the visitors – managed by the former Cork City player – arguably having some of the better of the chances. They played excellently …

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Irish Striker Troy Parrott Handed Tottenham Debut In League Cup Clash

Troy Parrott

Irish U21 striker Troy Parrott has been named in the Tottenham starting XI for their Carabao Cup clash against Colchester this evening. Parrott has travelled with the first team previously but the third round clash in the Colchester Community Stadium will mark his first start for the senior squad. The 17-year-old is currently Spurs’ second choice striker and had impressed …

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Chelsea Win Carabao Cup Penalty Shootout After Dire Dier Miss

Chelsea will meet Manchester City next month in the Carabao Cup final at Wembley after seeing off Tottenham Hotspur in the semi final. Spurs led 1-0 heading into the second leg, but with Harry Kane, Dele Alli and Heung-min Son missing for the visitors, they still faced a difficult task to advance at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea, who have faced striker …

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Carabao Cup Draw Throws Up A North London Derby

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 06: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal and Vincent Janssen of Tottenham Hotspur in action during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

With two last 16 games still to play, the final ten teams have been drawn in the Carabao Cup. Six of the scheduled eight games have taken place, with champions Manchester City facing Fulham tomorrow night, and Leicester City v Southampton being postponed. While we await those fixtures, the draw elsewhere looks tantalising. Both Arsenal and Spurs won tonight against …

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Chelsea See Off Gallant Derby County In Frank Lampard’s Return

Frank Lampard returned to Stamford Bridge in a competitive capacity for the first time since leaving the club, but it wasn’t the triumphant homecoming he was hoping for. Chelsea made eight changes from the side that thumped Burnley at the weekend, but it was still a strong one featuring the likes of Mateo Kovacic, Cesc Fabregas and N’Golo Kante. Derby …

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Derby Boss Lampard Eyes ‘Special’ Return To Chelsea

Derby boss Frank Lampard is relishing his first return to Chelsea as a manager in the League Cup on Wednesday after dumping Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United out in the previous round. Lampard is considered to be one of Chelsea’s best-ever players after scoring a club-record 211 goals and winning 11 major trophies between 2001 and 2014, including the Champions League …

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Chelsea’s Trip To Liverpool & Tonight’s Other Carabao Cup Action

Last night’s shock result at Old Trafford proved that anything is possible in the Carabao Cup. Tonight’s action includes Chelsea’s trip to Anfield. The clear standout fixture from the third round of the Carabao Cup is Liverpool v Chelsea. Both sides have made unbelievable starts to the season, so far Liverpool have a 100% record and Chelsea have only dropped two points, …

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Lampard Relishing Clash With Former Manager Mourinho

Frank Lampard is relishing the chance to pit his wits against former manager Jose Mourinho when Manchester United host Derby in the League Cup at Old Trafford on Tuesday. Lampard, who is in his first management job, watched his Derby side climb into the top six of the Championship with a stylish 3-1 home win against Brentford on Saturday. Mourinho’s …

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