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Derby County's English defender Jayden Bogle (L) vies with Chelsea's Brazilian midfielder Willian during the English League Cup football match between Chelsea and Derby County at Stamford Bridge in London on Octopber 31, 2018. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS / AFP)/

Chelsea beat Frank Lampard’s Derby in League Cup halloween thriller

Chelsea dumped Frank Lampard's Derby out of the League Cup on Wednesday despite a valiant effort by the Championship side to battle back from a defensive Halloween horror show.
HOPE AKPAN

Super Eagles midfielder Akpan joins Bradford City

Nigerian international Hope Akpan has linked up with English League one outfit, Bradford City, on a two-year contract from Burton Albion.

Neil Warnock: Cardiff City’s Premier League promotion ‘best job’ of career

Cardiff's goalless home draw with Reading -- who survived in the Championship as a result -- was enough to confirm promotion as third-placed Fulham crashed to a 3-1 defeat at Birmingham.

Sunderland relegated for second season in row

Sunderland are relegated for the second season in succession after Liam Boyce's late header gave Burton Albion's survival hopes a huge lift.

Michael Carrick offered Manchester United coaching role for when he retires

Jose Mourinho has revealed Michael Carrick has been offered a coaching role at Manchester United when he decides to hang up his boots.

Manchester United’s Michael Carrick undergoes heart operation

Manchester United midfielder, Michael Carrick, has undergone a minor heart procedure.

Anthony Martial-Marcus Rashford rivalry spurs on Manchester United

Neither Anthony Martial nor Marcus Rashford are happy spending time on the bench, but the competition between them is pushing both to greater heights for Manchester United this season.

Manchester United’s Jose Mourinho ‘testing’ Luke Shaw – Rio Ferdinand

Jose Mourinho wants Luke Shaw to fight for his place at Manchester United and is "testing" him, former United defender Rio Ferdinand has said.

Pogba likely to have surgery for hamstring injury

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba will likely undergo surgery but a decision to that effect will be made next week.

Lukaku wants Man Utd fans to drop offensive chant

Romelu Lukaku has asked Manchester United fans to "move on" from their controversial chant about the Belgium striker.

Mourinho pleased with Man United attack in Carabao Cup win

Jose Mourinho was pleased to see Manchester United's attacking players enjoying their football as they kicked off their League Cup defence with a 4-1 victory over Burton.

Why Carrick, Herrera have to be patient with Man United – Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said United’s midfield duo Michael Carrick and Ander Herrera have to be patient with the club, adding that they will have their chance for regular playing time when the time is right.

Mourinho similar to ‘no-nonsense’ Clough – Burton boss

Burton Albion boss Nigel Clough says there are similarities between his father Brian and Jose Mourinho as he prepares for a daunting trip on Wednesday to face Manchester United in the League Cup.

United’s Herrera says pressure on big-spending City

Manchester United's Ander Herrera says "favourites" Manchester City face intense pressure to win the Premier League after their summer spending spree and trophy less campaign last season.

Holders Man United host Burton in EFL Cup

Holders Manchester United will begin their defence of the EFL Cup with a home tie against Championship club Burton Albion at Old Trafford.

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