LIVE – EFL Cup semi: Saints vs. Liverpool

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Southampton and Liverpool follow-up Tuesday’s EFL Cup semifinal first leg by holding one of their own at St. Mary’s.

Kickoff is at 2:45 p.m. EDT.

On Tuesday, Manchester United beat Hull City 2-0 at Old Trafford to move Jose Mourinho to within 90 minutes of his first Cup final with the Red Devils.

[ LIVE: Follow EFL Cup scores ]

As for Saints and Liverpool:

  • Southampton is yet to win an EFL Cup, only making one final in 1979.
  • Liverpool is the most-accomplished EFL Cup club in history, snaring 8, last winning in 2012.

LINEUPS

Southampton: Forster, Cédric, van Dijk, Yoshida, Bertrand, Clasie, Romeu, Davis, Tadić, Redmond, Rodriguez. Subs: Lewis, Long, Ward-Prowse, Hojbjerg, Stephens, McQueen, Sims.

Liverpool: Karius, Clyne, Lovren, Klavan, Milner, Lucas, Can, Wijnaldum, Lallana, Firmino, Sturridge. Subs: Mignolet, Gomez, Moreno, Stewart, Coutinho, Woodburn, Origi.

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