Mason Greenwood opened the scoring for the Red Devils midway through the second half, only for 16-year-old Luke Matheson to equalise for the visitors with 15 minutes to go. Daniel James scored the winning spot-kick for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side, on a truly underwhelming evening for the Old Trafford faithful.
See here for the full match report.
16 - Luke Matheson (16 years, 358 days) is the first 16-year-old to score in the League Cup since Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain for Southampton against Bournemouth in August 2010 (16y 360d). Dreamland. pic.twitter.com/0Ry5ChIKVP— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) September 25, 2019
It was seventh heaven for Chelsea, as Frank Lampard's men hammered League Two Grimsby at Stamford Bridge. The returning Callum Hudson-Odoi scored his first goal since his long injury lay-off, and exciting starlet Reece James also bagged for the Blues.
Goals from James Milner and Ki-Jana Hoever helped Liverpool to a fairly comfortable if not exciting victory over MK Dons
Sunderland claimed a Premier League scalp, sneaking past Sheffield United thanks to an early goal by Max Power.
Carabao Cup Third Round Results:
|Brighton 1-3 Aston Villa|
|Burton 2-0 Bournemouth|
|Chelsea 7-1 Grimsby|
|MK Dons 0-2 Liverpool|
|Oxford 4-0 West Ham|
|Sheffield United 0-1 Sunderland|
|Wolves 1-1 Reading (4-2 Pen)|
|Manchester United 1-1 Rochdale (5-3 Pen)|