Capital One Cup

No one enjoyed the Capital One Cup final more than Jose Mourinho

It’s been two years and 10 months since Jose Mourinho last won a non-Super Cup trophy and though this period would simply be known as “June 2012-February 2015” for most managers, it’s been a personal worst for Mourinho. But the Capital One Cup final against Spurs offered him the chance to end the talk of …

The Week in Amazing: Why can’t every goal be from 50 yards out?

Last week’s most ridiculous soccer moments By Dan Stelly and Jacob Klinger Julian Koch scores five seconds into St. Pauli’s Jan. 20 friendly against FC Winterthur. He also makes a pretty strong argument for winter breaks. [Source: fcstpauli.tv] Thibaut Courtois denies a swerving Adam Lallana half volley in the 79th minute. Because Liverpool is not allowed …

DTotD: Cesc Fabregas runs over unsuspecting referee

Chelsea beat Derby County 3–1 in their Capital One Cup quarterfinal with help from another fine performance from Cesc Fabregas, who seemed to be just about everywhere during the match. Referee Jonathan Moss found this out the hard way. With Chelsea up 1–0 late in the first half, Fabregas smashed into the back of Moss …