12hJames Olley

Poch defends 'billion-pound bottle-jobs' Chelsea

Mauricio Pochettino defended his team after Gary Neville's description of Chelsea as "billion-pound bottle-jobs," and said it is impossible to compare the Blues with Liverpool following their Carabao Cup final defeat at Wembley.

13hMark Ogden

Klopp hits out at ref over Gravenberch injury

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has said referee Chris Kavanagh didn't "have the level" of the Carabao Cup final after hitting out at the official for failing to take action for the challenge on Ryan Gravenberch

Burley: Chelsea blew a huge opportunity in Carabao Cup final (1:24)
Can Liverpool win more trophies this season? (2:23)

Van Dijk header wins Carabao Cup for Liverpool

Liverpool ensured that Jurgen Klopp's final season will end with silverware after Virgil Van Dijk's extra-time goal gave them a 1-0 win over Chelsea in the Carabao Cup final on Sunday.

Virgil van Dijk scores to put Liverpool ahead in extra time (0:48)
Photo by Andrew Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images
2dJames Olley

Pochettino urges refs not to bow to Klopp fanfare

Chelsea head coach Mauricio Pochettino has urged the match officials in Sunday's Carabao Cup Final not to feel any pressure of helping Jurgen Klopp go out on a high at Liverpool.

Why Raheem Sterling hasn't been a successful signing for Chelsea (0:48)
Pochettino: Liverpool are favourites in Carabao Cup final (1:39)
Lijnders: Liverpool need their full toolbox to defend Chelsea (1:07)
Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images
3dJames Regan

Youth not an excuse for Chelsea failings - Gusto

Malo Gusto has said youth is not an excuse for Chelsea's failures this season and targeted beating Liverpool in Sunday's Carabao Cup final in order to galvanise the team.

Is Liverpool a better job for Xabi Alonso over Bayern Munich? (1:34)
Where would Gio Reyna fit into Nottingham Forest's lineup? (0:26)
Is Armando Broja set to leave Chelsea? (1:35)
Is Klopp's next job back in Germany? (1:44)
'I will sleep better!' - Guardiola on Klopp's Liverpool departure (1:53)
Why Burley calls Klopp's decision to leave Liverpool 'admirable' (1:11)
Klopp's mind blown when he learns of Sir Alex retirement U-turn (2:10)
Marcotti: Klopp's departure the end of an era at Liverpool (2:06)