Chelsea and Fulham win penalty shootouts to reach English League Cup semi-finals

Chelsea reached the semi-finals of the English League Cup by beating Newcastle 4-2 in a penalty shootout.

Chelsea’s faltering first season under Mauricio Pochettino could yet be saved by the English League Cup.

The London club reached the semi-finals by beating Newcastle 4-2 in a penalty shootout on Tuesday

Chelsea winger Mykhailo Mudryk in the second minute of stoppage time that made it 1-1 at Stamford Bridge

Newcastle right back Kieran Trippier was at fault for that goal and he was one of two visiting players to fail to score his penalty.

Fulham has reached that stage for the first time in its 144-year history.

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