Arsenal 1-2 Birmingham

Arsenal one-two Birmingham
An 89th-moment Obafemi Martins objective after an Arsenal blend-up aids Birmingham win an enthralling Carling Cup final at Wembley.

Newcastle skipper Nolan: Wonderful I have by no means played for England!
Newcastle United Newcastle United captain Kevin Nolan says England is a dream as well considerably for him. The Scouser insists he has entirely provided up on his worldwide dream at the age of 27. He laughed: “It’s wonderful I haven’t received an England cap, is not it? “But Lampard and Gerrard are a reduce previously mentioned. They’ve been entire world course yr-in, year-out in the Premier League. “England has gone for me. If there was …

Gunners win at a cost
Arsenal edged past Stoke one- and moved to a level behind Premier League leaders Manchester United but their victory was overshadowed by injuries to Theo Walcott and Cesc Fabregas.