Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane (C) celebrates scoring a goal with Benjamin Stambouli (L) and Andros Townsend during their English League Cup quarter-final win over Newcastle United at White Hart Lane

Tottenham Hotspur 4 Newcastle United 0This time it was Newcastle United who switched off. A mere 34 seconds were on the clock at the beginning of the (...)

Sheffield United’s Marc McNulty is mobbed by team mates after he scored the winner in the Blades’ 1-0 victory over Southamption at Bramhall Lane

Sheffield United 1 Southampton 0Sheffield United reached their second semi-final in a matter of months after once again belying their league status ag(...)

 Rangers boss Ally McCoist has confirmed he spent “a few quid” on buying up shares in the club’s open offer this month. Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire.

Ally McCoist today insisted his job is not “bombproof” as he dismissed suggestions Rangers’ desperate financial position is the only thing preventing (...)

Shane Duffy: his progress at Everton had really halted a couple of seasons back. Photograph: Dave Thompson/Getty Images

As Premier League clubs stood firm against the rising English tide of euro scepticism, there was not a lot of news for wantaway Irish footballers yes(...)

Goalkeeper Mark Howard of Sheffield United saves Enner Valencia’s  penalty in the shoot out between West Ham United and Sheffield United at the Boleyn Ground. Photograph:  Paul Gilham/Getty Images

Manchester United were not the only Premier League side to be unceremoniously dumped out of the Capital One Cup either, with three others - Burnley, L(...)

 Assistant manager Ryan Giggs (second left) looks dejected with manager Louis van Gaal (second right) of Manchester United during the Capital One Cup defeat to   MK Dons  at Stadium mk. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

MK Dons boss Karl Robinson admitted he was as shocked as anybody after watching his League One team claim a stunning 4-0 win over Manchester United in(...)

Millton Keynes Dons striker Will Grigg celebrates his second goal against Manchester United during the Capital One Cup second round match at Stadium:mk, Milton Keynes. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire.

MK Dons 4 Manchester United 0Unlike the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Louis Van Gaal’s Manchester United tactics playbook does not appear to have (...)

 Rangers supporters wave Union Jack flags during a match against Celtic in Ibrox Stadium.Phhotograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

The Rangers board have confirmed they hope to launch a £4million share issue as the cash-strapped club seeks fresh investment. Chief executive Graham (...)

David Meyler of Hull City celebrates scoring the fifth   at Wembley. Photograph:  Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Hull City 5 Sheffield United 3 Some of their fans insist they must stay City, others would like to make Tigers a formal part of th(...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Emmanuel Adebayor: Turns 30 next week yet he has been playing like a colt and is on a Gareth Bale-like streak of form. Photograph: Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

Norwich City and Tottenham Hotspur settle down for a super Sunday afternoon, as they say, with enough connections to have the two clubs twinned(...)