Tottenham Hotspur's reputation as a club that thrives in knockout competition was dented by an FA Cup exit at the hands of Leicester at the weekend but Mauricio Pochettino's men remain close to reaching the League Cup final, nonetheless....
Tottenham will take a slender 1-0 lead into the second leg of their League Cup semi-final against Sheffield United after Andros Townsend's penalty secured a barely-deserved success at White Hart Lane on Wednesday....
Third-tier Sheffield United confirmed their remarkable cup pedigree by eliminating Premier League Queens Park Rangers from the FA Cup with a 3-0 third-round victory at Loftus Road on Sunday....
Premier League leaders Chelsea beat second-tier Derby County 3-1 to reach the League Cup semi-finals on Tuesday, but at the cost of injuries to Kurt Zouma and Didier Drogba....
England's Professional Footballers' Association said Friday they hoped convicted rapist Ched Evans would be allowed to return to the sport after Sheffield United withdrew an offer to let their former striker train with the third-tier club....