Superb Swansea 1-4 for Capital One Cup glory

SWANSEA are 1-4 with Ladbrokes to beat Bradford and lift the Capital One Cup after they held on to beat Chelsea 2-0 on aggregate in Wednesday night's semi-final.

The Swans kept out the Blues to earn a 0-0 draw at the Liberty Stadium and were celebrating at the final whistle after sealing their place in the final, which takes place at Wembley on February 24.

Chelsea's Eden Hazard was sent off for kicking a ball boy to get the ball back and Hills offer 9-2 that his red card is rescinded and 1-8 that it is not.

League Two outfit Bradford are rated 9-2 with a handful of firms to land an unlikely League Cup triumph having been as big as 2,000-1 at one stage.

Arsenal are 5-4 with bet365 for a top-four Premier League finish after they thrashed West Ham 5-1. The Hammers are 14-1 with the firm to be relegated.

Match in Focus

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West Ham v Astra Giurgiu

Home Win Draw Away Win
Key stats
  • Astra’s two goals at West Ham last season came against ten men
Expert verdict
West Ham have made qualifying for the Europa League a priority this season and they can do just that against Astra in the second leg of their playoff tie. The Hammers were held to a 1-1 draw in Giurgiu but the Romanians were hammered 3-0 at Copenhagen on their last European road trip.

 

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