Football: Arsenal 3-0 Ipswich – Gunners Through to Carling Cup 2011 Final

Arsenal made it through to the League Cup Final for 2011 with a 3-1 aggregate victory, coming courtesy of this evening’s 3-0 home win over Ipswich Town at the Emirates Stadium. Ipswich carried a 1-0 lead from the first leg at Portman Road into this tie, and Gunners’ fans were beginning to get nervous as … Read more Football: Arsenal 3-0 Ipswich – Gunners Through to Carling Cup 2011 Final

Football: FA Carling Cup Quarter-Final Results, Wednesday 1 December 2010

The second two FA Carling Cup Quarter-Final football matches took place on the evening of Wednesday, 1st December 2010, with the results, as is becoming customary for the competition, both going to the sides which, based on league form, would have been least expected to win. Birmingham 2-1 Aston Villa Birmingham got the better of … Read more Football: FA Carling Cup Quarter-Final Results, Wednesday 1 December 2010

Football: FA Carling Cup Quarter-Final Fixtures, Wednesday 1 December 2010

The final two FA Carling Cup (League Cup) Quarter-Final fixtures are scheduled to take place on the evening of Wednesday 1st December 2010. One of the evening’s Quarter-Final matches features sides from the lower Championship tier of English football, as Ipswich take on West Bromwich Albion. The evening has a very “Midlands” feel as the … Read more Football: FA Carling Cup Quarter-Final Fixtures, Wednesday 1 December 2010

Football: FA Carling Cup Quarter Final Results, Tuesday 30 November 2010

FA Carling Cup action took place yesterday evening with Quarter Final matches taking place between Arsenal and Wigan and Man Utd and West Ham. Arsenal 2-0 Wigan Arsenal booked their League Cup Semi-Final spot with a comfortable 2-0 home victory over Wigan Athletic. An Alcaraz own goal late in the first half gave the Gunners … Read more Football: FA Carling Cup Quarter Final Results, Tuesday 30 November 2010

Football: Newcastle 0 – 4 Arsenal, Carling Cup 2010/11 4th Round Match Report

Newcastle United manager Chris Hughton came into this home Carling Cup tie against Arsenal in less than perfect fashion, with speculation over his long-term future at the club reverberating around the North East of England. Whether or not this played on the mind’s of any of his playing staff is doubtful, though they met an … Read more Football: Newcastle 0 – 4 Arsenal, Carling Cup 2010/11 4th Round Match Report

Football: Arsene Wenger Praises Newcastle’s Andy Carroll

According to Arsenal’s club website, the Gunners manager Arsene Wenger is a big fan of Newcastle United’s 21 year old centre forward, Andy Carroll. After an impressive start to the season, Carroll last week pleaded guilty to an assault in Newcastle night club, Blu Bamboo, but it was his “presence” on the field that has … Read more Football: Arsene Wenger Praises Newcastle’s Andy Carroll

Football: Rooney the Difference as Man Utd Lift 2010 Carling Cup

The introduction of Wayne Rooney led to the winning goal which gave Manchester United the 2010 Carling Cup in this afternoon’s final which took place at a packed Wembley against Premier League Aston Villa. United won 2-1 having trailed 1-0 to a James Milner 6th minute penalty. The pace of Agbonlahor led to Aston Villa’s … Read more Football: Rooney the Difference as Man Utd Lift 2010 Carling Cup

Football: Manchester United and Aston Villa Prepare for 2010 Carling Cup Final

The League Cup final takes place this afternoon, at 3pm in Wembley, as Manchester United, current Premier League Champions take on Aston Villa, of Birmingham. The two clubs are both looking to make up ground on their near rivals in the Premier League – United sit one point behind league leaders Chelsea, while Villa, assuming … Read more Football: Manchester United and Aston Villa Prepare for 2010 Carling Cup Final

Football: Aston Villa Reach Carling Cup 2010 Final

Aston Villa have tonight ensured their passage to the 2010 Carling Cup final by defeating Blackburn by a thrilling 6 goals to 4 at Villa Park. The Birmingham based side won through 7-4 on aggregate after taking a 1-0 scoreline into this match following James Milner’s winner in the first leg at Ewood Park. Blackburn, … Read more Football: Aston Villa Reach Carling Cup 2010 Final

Football: Blackburn v Aston Villa Carling Cup Semi Final Postponed

The first leg of the English League Cup Semi Final between Blackburn and Aston Villa, which was due to take place at Ewood Park this evening, has been postponed due to the freezing conditions in the North West of England. While the playing surface is in good enough condition for the match to take place, … Read more Football: Blackburn v Aston Villa Carling Cup Semi Final Postponed