Head-to-Head: Roberto Firmino (Liverpool) vs Bojan (Stoke City)
Jan26

Head-to-Head: Roberto Firmino (Liverpool) vs Bojan (Stoke City)

Liverpool return to Anfield with a precious one-goal advantage ahead of tonight’s Capital One Cup semi-final second-leg at home to Stoke City (19:45). The Reds, who secured a thrilling last-gasp 5-4 victory at Norwich City on Saturday, will be hoping summer signing Firmino can pick up from where he left off after netting twice against the Canaries. Meanwhile the visiting Potters; who were convincingly beaten 3-0 by table toppers...

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League Cup Round-Up: Lukaku strikes again to establish first-leg lead for Everton
Jan07

League Cup Round-Up: Lukaku strikes again to establish first-leg lead for Everton

It is advantage Everton heading into the decisive Capital One Cup semi-final second-leg later this month after the Toffees’ entertaining 2-1 first-leg victory over Manchester City at Goodison Park on Wednesday night. Romelu Lukaku’s 19th goal of the season just 12 minutes from time proved to be the winner to give Roberto Martinez’s side the slight upper hand when they travel to the Etihad Stadium for the return leg on January 27....

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Everton vs Manchester City: League Cup Preview & Prediction
Jan06

Everton vs Manchester City: League Cup Preview & Prediction

Everton and Manchester City will be hoping to move a step closer to Wembley when they face each other in the Capital One Cup semi-final first-leg at Goodison Park. Roberto Martinez is aiming to become the first man to guide the Premier League side to League Cup success a sthe Toffees look to reach the final for just the third time and first since 1984. The Merseyside Blues have been exciting to watch but have found consistency hard to...

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League Cup Round-Up: Liverpool hold slender advantage over Stoke for second-leg
Jan06

League Cup Round-Up: Liverpool hold slender advantage over Stoke for second-leg

Jordon Ibe’s only goal of the game gave Liverpool a slender one-goal advantage heading into the Capital One Cup semi-final second-leg later this month following their 1-0 win at Stoke City last night. The 20-year-old substitute, whose three goals this season have all come in cup competitions, dealt the decisive blow in the 37th minute after some slick build-up play from fellow midfielders Adam Lallana and Joe Allen at the Britannia...

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Stoke City vs Liverpool: League Cup Preview & Prediction
Jan05

Stoke City vs Liverpool: League Cup Preview & Prediction

Stoke City host Liverpool in the first-leg of the Capital One Cup semi-final on Tuesday night as they aim to reach the final for the first time since winning the competition in 1972. The Potters have reached the last-four by defeating Luton, Fulham, Chelsea and Sheffield Wednesday. Despite Saturday’s late 2-1 defeat at West Brom, Mark Hughes’ side are enjoying a good season as they sit 10th in the Premier League, just four...

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League Cup Round-up: Liverpool hit Saints for six
Dec03

League Cup Round-up: Liverpool hit Saints for six

Liverpool continued their rejuvenation under Jurgen Klopp with a stunning 6-1 win at Southampton as they book their place in the last-four of the Capital One Cup. Southampton, who were attempting to reach the semi-finals for the first time since 1987, took the lead on 41 seconds when Sadio Mane headed in Ryan Bertrand’s cross. But two goals in four first-half minutes from the returning Daniel Sturridge and another just before...

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