Fraser Forster thanks gods after Southampton beat Liverpool to book place in EFL Cup final

Shane Long's added time winner at Anfield gave them a 1-0 win on the night and 2-0 victory aggregate win over Liverpool to clinch their Wembley place on February 26. And it means a repeat of the 1976 FA Cup final is on the cards if Manchester United ­with a 2-0 first leg lead – finish the job in their semi-final at Hull tonight. But Southampton goalkeeper Forster admitted he was a relieved...

Michael Ballack: This is how Antonio Conte convinced Diego Costa to stay at Chelsea

The former Chelsea midfielder and Germany captain feels that is the only way to combat Diego Costa's "emotional" side, with Antonio Conte leaving him out at Leicester only for the striker to perform a pointed goal celebration when he scored on his return. "Costa is Spanish but he has this Brazilian blood," Ballack explained. "Of course South Americans, they are different...

Wayne Rooney will go down as a legend after he retires but he deserves more respect now

And it took Zlatan Ibrahimovic, a superstar who has played in six different countries, to make the point that the English footballing public – even some Manchester United fans – have never fully acknowledged Wayne Rooney’s achievements. England’s repeated failure at major tournaments hasn’t helped, nor has the fact that he plays for a club that attracts as many enemies as it does followers....

Wayne Rooney discusses Man United future and responds to China transfer speculation

The Manchester United captain has been linked with a lucrative move to China and manager Jose Mourinho says he won’t stand in his way. But despite admitting he is frustrated by losing his regular place in the team, Rooney is planning to see out the remaining 18 months on his current contract, and has not ruled triggering an extra year’s option that would keep him at Old Trafford until 2019. “I’m...

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger set for FA charge after shoving Anthony Taylor in Burnley win

The Arsenal boss was given his matching orders for his furious reaction after Burnley striker Andre Gray scored a penalty in the second minute of added time. But he made matters even worse by pushing Taylor as he edged down the tunnel and can now expect to be charged by the FA. "I regret everything," said Arsene Wenger, who saw his 10 men go second thanks to Alexis Sanchez's penalty...

Arsenal 0-0 Burnley LIVE: Latest match action as Gunners target second place in the table

ARSENAL V BURNLEY • Arsenal Team: Cech, Gabriel, Mustafi, Koscielny, Monreal, Ramsey, Xhaka, Iwobi, Ozil, Sanchez, Giroud. • Burnley Team: Heaton, Ward, Mee, keane, Lowton, Marney, Hendrick, Defour, Boyd, Gray, Barnes. Read More Detail

FA Cup replays LIVE: Follow all the action from tonight’s third round games

Wimbledon v Sutton United (7.45) Barnsley v Blackpool (7.45) Burnley v Sunderland (7.45) Fleetwood v Bristol City (7.45) Crystal Palace v Bolton (8.00) Lincoln City v Ipswich (8.05)