Manchester City have now won four of their five League Cup finals (1970, 1976, 2014 and 2016) Manchester City goalkeeper Willy Caballero says he has repaid manager Manuel Pellegrini’s trust in him with his Capital One Cup heroics at Wembley. The Argentine saved three Liverpool spot-kicks as City won the final 3-1 on penalties after
Russell Slade believes Anthony Pilkington can have a career as a striker after his double put Cardiff in reach of the Sky Bet Championship play-offs. Pilkington has moved from the wing to play up front for the Bluebirds in recent weeks and has scored three in his last three appearances.
Two penalties from Pilkington clinched
Wayne Rooney has missed Manchester United’s last three games Wayne Rooney’s priority is getting fit for Manchester United rather than appearing in England friendly games, says his manager Louis Van Gaal. The England captain, 30, has a knee injury and is a doubt for the trip to Berlin to face Germany on 26 March and
Pellegrini, meanwhile, will ignore calls to recall Joe Hart in favour of sticking with blunder keeper Willy Caballero. Caballero had a shocker in last week’s FA Cup thrashing at Chelsea, but has played in every round of the Capital One Cup this season and Pellegrini will keep faith with the Argentine. He added: “I manage
Eric Dier insists Tottenham’s players are not even thinking about fatigue as they approach a crunch period in the Premier League Mauricio Pochettino fielded a strong side as Spurs saw off Fiorentina 3-0 on Thursday night and the Argentinian will be hoping his players recover in time to resume their title charge at home to
Swansea are again being linked with a move for Anderlecht striker Stefano Okaka and are believed to have sent scouts to watch him. The Welsh outfit were thought to be one of the clubs in the running to sign the Italian last summer when he was put up for sale by Sampdoria, only for the
Liverpool’s creative midfielder Philippe Coutinho believes Jurgen Klopp is a perfect fit at Anfield and is making him a better player. As the build up to the first silverware of the season starts to gather pace, Coutinho has spoken out about the positive atmosphere that Klopp has brought to the squad and the difference he