Burton boss Nigel Clough is relishing the prospect of a Carabao Cup last-16 tie against Leicester after coming within two minutes of facing a third-round replay with Bournemouth.
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Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe intends to ring the changes as his side travel to Burton for the third round of the Carabao Cup but has urged his players not to take their opponents lightly.
Burton boss Nigel Clough has urged Premier League heavyweights to do more to help financially-struggling English Football League clubs.
Pep Guardiola hopes Benjamin Mendy can play a key role for Manchester City in the remainder of the season.
Pep Guardiola savoured the prospect of another Wembley appearance after Manchester City completed formalities against Burton in their Carabao Cup semi-final.
Pep Guardiola felt his Manchester City side coped well with a “dangerous” pitch as they completed formalities against Burton in their Carabao Cup semi-final.
Burton’s players will come through their Carabao Cup first leg humiliation unscathed, according to a former Huddersfield defender who knows exactly how it feels.
Nigel Clough does not feel the scale of Burton’s achievement is fully appreciated as they prepare to host Manchester City in the Carabao Cup semi-finals.
Gabriel Jesus claims easing off the throttle is simply not in Manchester City’s nature.
Manchester City surprised even Pep Guardiola with their ruthlessness as they effectively secured a Carabao Cup final place with a brutal 9-0 demolition of Burton.
Manchester City surprised even Pep Guardiola as they brushed aside Burton 9-0 to render the second leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final all but meaningless.
Nigel Clough recognises the gulf in class between his Burton side and Manchester City, but believes their fighting spirit can count for a lot in the Carabao Cup semi-final.
Burton manager Nigel Clough wants to make sure his players remember to enjoy the occasion when they face Manchester City in the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup on Wednesday.
The Carabao Cup semi-finals begin this week with the first legs of Tottenham v Chelsea and Manchester City v Burton being played.
Burton manager Nigel Clough is not spending much time briefing his players on Manchester City’s qualities as he does not want to frighten them ahead of the first leg of the Carabao Cup semi-final.
Burton boss Nigel Clough described his side’s Carabao Cup semi-final clashes with Manchester City as “daunting” but is relishing the chance to pit his wits against the Premier League champions.
League One Burton are into the semi-finals of the League Cup for the first time in their history after a 1-0 upset of Middlesbrough away from home on Tuesday night.
Nigel Clough guided League One’s Burton into the last four in the Carabao Cup – and then admitted he had not even checked when the semi-finals are.
Jake Hesketh fired League One Burton into the Carabao Cup semi-finals for the first time in their history with a 1-0 victory over Sky Bet Championship Middlesbrough.
Manager Nigel Clough believes Burton’s historic Carabao Cup run is helping to lift the gloom of last season’s relegation.