Tag: League Cup
Guardiola's side could complete a first ever domestic treble in English football.
City are second in the Premier League, two points behind Liverpool but having played a game less, and reached the final of the FA Cup after beating Brighton and Hove Albion 1-0 on Saturday.
Midfielder De Bruyne says it would be "almost impossible" for Manchester City to win all four trophies on offer.
Laporte and Fernandinho substituted and Guardiola says it is unlikely for them to be back in time for the match against Schalke.
City have now won the League Cup 4 times in six seasons and are 2nd on the all-time list, with 6 titles, behind title rivals Liverpool who have won 8.
Guardialo says Manchester City will try to the end to retain their title in the Premier League.
Spurs, beaten by Chelsea in a League Cup semi-final penalty shootout, have their woes compounded in a dismal opening period
Chelsea has 20 shots on target to Tottenham's 5 but the visitors held firm to set up a penalty shootout.
City demolished Burton 9-0 in the 1st leg.
The runaway league leaders gained sweet revenge on bottom club Guingamp.
The French champions steps up a gear to claim a no-nonsense win that lifted them to 50 points from 18 games.
The Belgium international completed 70 minutes in only his 2nd outing since injuring his knee for a 2nd time this season in a League Cup tie with Fulham on Nov 1 and scored City's goal in the 1-1 draw.
Spurs midfielder Eric Dier's goal celebration in his side's 4-2 defeat on Dec 2 sparked angry scenes on the touchline, with Arsenal's substitutes unhappy with the England player.
Chelsea will play Tottenham Hotspur in the semi-finals.
Tottenham haven't won a major prize since lifting the League Cup in 2008 and this will be their first semi-final appearance in the competition since they reached the final in 2015.
With no extra time in League Cup matches this season, the game went straight to penalties where Leicester's Christian Fuchs, James Maddison and Caglar Soyuncu all failed to score.
Tottenham's loss in their last visit to Arsenal is the only time they have tasted defeat in 11 games.
Southampton are on a wretched run in the league, but Mark Hughes' side came close to winning in normal time.
Bournemouth opens the scoring in the 39th minute when Stanislas weaves into the area with a couple of stepovers and then rifles the ball into the net.
Everton's Richarlison missed first in the penalty shootout, firing over the bar, but Southampton's Matt Targett then had his effort saved by Stekelenburg.
The Reds' manager also acknowledged that they would have to defend better in the visit to Stamford Bridge.
United's rivals and League Cup holders Manchester City had no such trouble as they won 3-0 at Oxford United but top flight Burnley went down 2-1 at third-tier Burton Albion.
Mourinho says United has paid the price against Derby for failing to take their chances during spells of dominance, having taken the lead in the third minute.
Arsenal has a packed schedule after the international break at the start of September.
12Page 1 of 2