Carling Cup

Birmingham 0-3 Sunderland

Sunderland run out comfortable 3-0 winners against Birmingham at St. Andrews in the second round of the League Cup on Wednesday.

Stoke City 3-0 Portsmouth

Jonathan Walters scored twice and Peter Crouch added a late third as Stoke cruised to a routine 3-0 win against Portsmouth in the Capital One Cup on Wednesday.

Aston Villa 0-1 Leyton Orient

A smash and grab from Leyton Orient saw them beat Aston Villa 1-0 in the second round of the League Cup on Wednesday night.

Burton Albion 1-0 QPR

Adam McGurk's late free-kick proved to be the winner as Burton Albion deservedly defeated listless QPR 1-0 in the Capital One Cup on Wednesday.

Evans: Lack of fitness to blame

Manchester United defender Jonny Evans has blamed a lack of fitness for the shock 4-0 defeat to MK Dons in the Capital One Cup on Tuesday.

Van Gaal calls for calm

Louis van Gaal is hopeful United's fans do not turn their backs on him following Tuesday's disastrous 4-0 defeat to MK Dons.

West Brom (7)1-1(6) Oxford

West Bromwich Albion survived an almighty scare to advance from a tense penalty shootout against League Two Oxford United.

West Ham (4)1-1(5) Sheffield Utd

Sheffield United beat West Ham 5-4 on penalties at Upton Park after the game ended 1-1 at the end of extra-time.

Gillingham 0-1 Newcastle

Newcastle progress to the next round of the Capital One Cup at Priestfield Stadium on Tuesday night thanks to an own goal from Gillingham defender John Egan.

Millwall 0-2 Southampton

Jack Cork and Graziano Pelle both scored their first goals for Southampton to secure a 2-0 Capital One Cup win at Millwall on Tuesday night.

MK Dons 4-0 Manchester Utd

Will Grigg scored a brace as Louis Van Gaal's Manchester United slumped to a nightmare 4-0 League Cup defeat at League One MK Dons.

Swansea 1-0 Rotherham

Swansea City rode their luck before clinching a 1-0 win over Rotherham United in the second round of the Capital One Cup on Tuesday night.

Leicester 0-1 Shrewsbury

The King Power Stadium laid witness to League Two Shrewsbury upsetting top-flight counterparts Leicester 1-0 in the Capital One Cup.

Walsall 0-3 Crystal Palace

Dwight Gayle scored a first-half hat-trick as Crystal Palace eased to a 3-0 victory at Walsall in the Capital One Cup.

Aston Villa v Leyton Orient

Aston Villa welcome Leyton Orient to Villa Park on Wednesday evening as overwhelming favourites to progress from the second round of the League Cup.

South African ABSA Premier League
Sunday 31st August
Mamelodi Sundowns 2 - 0 Amazulu
Platinum Stars 0 - 0 Bloemfontein Celtic
Saturday 30th August
Mpumalanga Black Aces 0 - 0 University Of Pretoria
Polokwane City 0 - 3 Orlando Pirates
Kaizer Chiefs 2 - 0 Supersport United

Barclays Premier League
Sunday 31st August
Aston Villa 2 - 1 Hull City
Tottenham Hotspur 0 - 3 Liverpool
Leicester City 1 - 1 Arsenal
Saturday 30th August
Everton 3 - 6 Chelsea
West Ham United 1 - 3 Southampton
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