Burton Albion vs Manchester City, League Cup semi-final, second leg: live score updates

Burton Albion vs Manchester City, League Cup semi-final, second leg: live score updates

It probably won’t make a blind bit of difference to a City side that can call on Fabian Delph, Benjamin Mendy, Kevin De Bruyne, Riyad Mahrez, Gabriel Jesus and Sergio Agüero as well as a handful of golden academy prospects but it will give them heart for the rest of the season as well as the £500,000 Albion have earned by knocking out the club has earned by knocking out Shrewsbury Town, Aston Villa, Burnley, Nottingham Forest and Middlesbrough. What happened at the Etihad can’t take that away from them.

As for City who might have one eye on Norris McWhirter, they need to win by two goals to join the ranks of the biggest aggregate victories in League Cup history: Liverpool 11 Exeter 0, 1981-82; West Ham 12 Bury 1, 1983-84; Liverpool 13 Fulham 2, 1986-87; Watford 11 Darlington 0, 1987-88 and Everton 11 Wrexham 0, 1990-91. With the squad they’ve named, you’d think it a cinch May the road rise up to meet you, Burton.

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