Oldham Athletic missed out on a glamour Carabao Cup, third-round tie against Premier League Newcastle United following a loss at Morecambe.
Harry Kewell’s new-look Oldham Athletic side gave the latest manager a perfect start to his reign at Boundary Park.
How Manchester City were made to fight for their third successive Carabao Cup win by brave Aston Villa.
Nervous Manchester City qualified for the final of the Carabao Cup despite a 1-0 defeat to a Manchester United side who finished with 10-men in a tense encounter.
Pep Guardiola erred on the side of caution even though Manchester City appear to certain to reach a third Carabao Cup final in a row.