Fulham, Stoke lose in 2nd round of League Cup
Fulham and Stoke were knocked out of the second round of the
League Cup as 10 other Premier League teams advanced on
Fulham lost 1-0 at second-tier Sheffield Wednesday from forward
Gary Madine’s 50th-minute penalty, while third-tier club Swindon
beat Stoke 4-3 after extra time following forward James Collins’
120th-minute winner for his hat trick.
Also, Aston Villa defeated Tranmere 3-0; Norwich edged out
Scunthorpe 2-1; Wigan won 4-1 at Nottingham Forest; Queens Park
Rangers beat Walsall 3-0 and Southampton won 4-1 at Stevenage.
Sunderland downed Morecambe 2-0; Swansea topped Barnsley 3-1;
West Ham defeated Crewe Alexandra 2-0; Reading twice came from
behind to beat Peterborough 3-2 and West Bromwich Albion won 4-2 at