• League Cup 2016: Wednesday's EFL Cup Scores, Results for Quarter-Final Ties

    9 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    Manchester United and Southampton progressed to the semi-finals of the EFL Cup on Wednesday after beating West Ham United and Arsenal, respectively.
    The Red Devils comprehensively outplayed the Hammers in a 4-1 win and were rewarded with a tie against Hull City in the final four, per BBC Sport .
    Meanwhile, Southampton ended Arsenal's 19-game unbeaten streak in all competitions with a 2-0 victory at the Emirates Stadium. They will face Liverpool in the next round, which will be played over two legs in the weeks of January 9 and 23.
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  • League Cup Draw 2016: Full Semi-Final Fixtures and Dates Released for EFL Cup

    9 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    The semi-final draw for the 2016 EFL Cup took place on Wednesday, pitting Southampton against Liverpool and Hull City against Manchester United.
    The Saints, who beat Arsenal on Wednesday to qualify for the semi-finals, will be at home in the first leg. The Red Devils cruised past West Ham United and will start at home against the Tigers.
    Here's a look at the schedule for the semi-finals:
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  • Manchester United vs. West Ham: Score, Reaction from 2016 EFL Cup Quarter-Final

    9 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    Manchester United progressed to the semi-finals of the 2016 EFL Cup on Wednesday as they saw off West Ham United 4-1 at Old Trafford thanks to braces from Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Anthony Martial.
    Ibrahimovic opened the scoring inside two minutes, but Ashley Fletcher levelled the score before the break.
    Martial repeated Ibrahimovic's feat early in the second half and grabbed a second in the 62nd minute before the Swede netted again in injury time.
    United dominated from the outset and created a number of chances, just as they did when they faced the Hammers on Sunday, but unlike in that...
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  • Arsenal vs. Southampton: Score, Reaction from 2016 EFL Cup Quarter-Final

    9 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    Southampton booked their ticket to the semi-finals of the 2016 EFL Cup on Wednesday, beating Arsenal 2-0 in the quarter-finals thanks to two first-half goals at the Emirates Stadium.
    Jordy Clasie gave the visitors an early lead with his first goal for Southampton, and Ryan Bertrand doubled their advantage before half-time. A lackluster Arsenal squad failed to come back in the second half.
    As the club's official Twitter account shared, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger kept the likes of Petr Cech and Laurent Koscielny on the bench for the match:
    The hosts dominated possession early, but some of...
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