Exeter manager Matt Taylor could not hide his pride as his Grecians side reached the League Two play-off final after a 3-1 win over Colchester for a 3-2 aggregate triumph.
Northampton boss Keith Curle will not give up on promotion as the Cobblers look to overturn a two-goal deficit in the second leg of their Sky Bet League Two play-off semi-final with Cheltenham.
Colchester manager John McGreal lauded Cohen Bramall’s “special” winner which gave his side a slender 1-0 advantage in their Sky Bet League Two play-off semi-final against Exeter.
Cohen Bramall’s late free-kick gave Colchester a narrow 1-0 win over Exeter following a closely-contested League Two play-off semi-final first leg.
Northampton fans might be missing from the PTS Academy Stadium on Thursday, but Keith Curle believes his players will be inspired for their League Two play-off tie with Cheltenham after building stronger bonds with supporters during lockdown.
John McGreal has been given only two-and-a-half weeks to prepare his Colchester players for their biggest games of the year after three months off, but the U’s boss is not complaining.
The League One and Two seasons are over except for one major detail – the play-offs will still go ahead to see who gets promoted this summer.
Andreas Pereira hopes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer stays for many seasons to come given the way he has helped the midfielder and Manchester United evolve during his first year in charge.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking forward to renewing hostilities with Manchester City in the Carabao Cup semi-finals, but the Manchester United manager knows they will need to improve on their recent derby triumph.
Marcus Rashford set Manchester United on course for the Carabao Cup semi-finals as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side finally broke Colchester’s resolve at Old Trafford.
Paul Pogba’s recovery from an ankle injury has been compounded by illness, with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer suggesting it has set the Manchester United midfielder “back quite a bit”.
Pep Guardiola claimed it was too early to start thinking about winning the Carabao Cup for a third successive year, but his side showed few signs of weakness as they brushed aside Southampton 3-1 to reach the quarter-finals.
Eric Dier is backing Tottenham to climb out of their current rut.
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino suggested there are still problems in his squad after their shock Carabao Cup exit to Colchester.
Tottenham were embarrassingly dumped out of the Carabao Cup at Colchester after the Sky Bet League Two side won 4-3 on penalties.
Colchester manager John McGreal could again name an unchanged side for the Carabao Cup third-round tie against Premier League Tottenham.
MK Dons boss Paul Tisdale says his team “can’t wait” for a Carabao Cup third-round home tie against last season’s Champions League winners Liverpool.
Colchester boss John McGreal reaped the rewards of sending his side out to attack Crystal Palace in the Carabao Cup on Tuesday, having seen the Eagles win at Manchester United three days earlier.
Colchester boss John McGreal admitted his surprise at watching teenage substitute Noah Chilvers stepping up to score the winning penalty as his side dumped Premier League Crystal Palace out of the Carabao Cup.
Colchester reached the third round of the Carabao Cup for the first time in 15 years after beating Premier League Crystal Palace on penalties.