Capital One Cup: Young Gunners Win On Penalties, Magpies Beat Leeds And Swans Crash Out (Various Photos)

Alan Duffy

25th, September 2013


By Alan Duffy

Soccer - Capital One Cup - Third Round - West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal - The Hawthorns

Right, I’m not bloody doing an individual report for each Capital One Cup game tonight, it’s late, I’m tired and I’m old.

I’ve already covered the sexy clash of the night, which saw Man Utd win against Liverpool, but in the other ties tonight, cup holders Swansea were turfed out of the the competition by Birmingham at St. Andrew’s, Newcastle won against Leeds at Elland Road, Stoke also went through while Arsenal’s mix-and-match 11 defeated West Brom on penalties, courtesy of  a crisp finish from Nacho Monreal.

Here are all thee results, followed by a selection of photos (from all the games except the Man Utd one) for your pleasure…

Birmingham City 3-1 Swansea City

Manchester United 1-0 Liverpool

Newcastle United 2-0 Leeds United

Tranmere Rovers 0-2 Stoke City

West Bromwich Albion 1-1 Arsenal (Arsenal win 4-3 on penalties)


Photos: PA