Everton vs Manchester City as it happened: Romelu Lukaku puts hosts in command of semi-final with late strike

Relive the action as Roberto Martinez and Manuel Pellegrini fought it out for a place in the League Cup final

Sam Dymond
Wednesday 06 January 2016 19:05
Romelu Lukaku scores the winner against Manchester City
Romelu Lukaku scores the winner against Manchester City

Welcome to The Independent's as-it-happened coverage of Everton vs Manchester City in the Capital One Cup semi-final first leg.

  • Manchester City are looking to win the tournament for the second time in three years
  • Everton have not won a major trophy since 1995
  • Toffees continued with Joel Robles in goal after playing him in previous rounds
  • Sergio Aguero started for City despite recent injury woe, Wilfried Bony out
  • Liverpool defeated Stoke City 1-0 at the Britannia last night

Follow all the action with our live blog below.

Capital One Cup away goals: All you need to know

Join our new commenting forum

Join thought-provoking conversations, follow other Independent readers and see their replies

View comments