Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Complete results of the English League Cup Third Round

Liverpool threatened in the third round of the League Cup on Wednesday. The Reds won with against Carlisle United after winning on penalties. 

Meanwhile Manchester United and Chelsea certainly go into the fourth round since winning Chelsea's 4-1 win over Walsall dn Manchester United beat Ipswich Town 3-0.

Results of the third round of the English League Cup on Wednesday (23/9)

Crystal Palace vs Charlton Athletic: 4-1
Milton Keynes Dons vs Southampton: 0-6
Newcastle United vs Sheffield Wednesday: 0-1
Norwich City vs West Bromwich Albion: 3-0
Tottenham Hotspur vs Arsenal: 1-2
Walsall vs Chelsea: 1-4
Liverpool vs Carlisle United: 1-1 (Liverpool qualified after winning 3-2 on penalties)
Manchester United vs Ipswich Town: 3-0

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Central FC vs. LA Galaxy 2015-16 CONCACAF Champions League

Los Angeles Galaxy, CONCACAF Champions League group Allowance straight

The Galaxy can join D.C. United in the knockout stage of the CONCACAF Champions League with a draw or better in their first road encounter of the competition after dominating their Group D matches at home. They routed Trinidad and Tobago side Central FC, 5-1, on Aug. 6 – Giovani Dos Santos' LA debut – then followed with a 5-0 dismantling of Guatemalan powerhouse Comunicaciones nearly two weeks later.

The Galaxy, needing only a tie to win its three-team group and advance to the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals, sent a team of reserves to Trinidad & Tobago for Wednesday's game. That means no Robbie Keane, no Giovani Dos Santos, no Steven Gerrard. Getting a positive result should still be no problem, though; the Galaxy pounded Central, 5-1, in their first meeting at the StubHub Center. And even if it slips up, the Galaxy has plenty of wiggle room with a plus-9 goal differential after two games
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