Den engelske ligacupen 2008–2009

Den engelske ligacupen 2008–2009, også kalt Carling Cup etter dens sponsor, var den 49. engelske ligacupen. Deltagerne var 92 fotballag fra Englands fire øverste divisjoner.

Første rundeRediger

Trekningen for første runde fant sted den 13. juni 2008. 72 lag deltok i første runde, som var delt opp i en nordlig og en sørlig avdeling.

Den nordlige avdelingenRediger

12. august 2008
Bury 0–2 (0–1) Burnley Gig Lane, Stor-Manchester
Tilskuere: 4 276
Dommer: Scott Mathieson (Cheshire)
Ben Futcher   72' Martin Paterson   40'
Martin Paterson   90'

12. august 2008
Chester City 2–5 (1–5) Leeds United Deva Stadium, Chester
Tilskuere: 3 644
Dommer: Graham Salisbury (Lancashire)
Ryan Lowe   15'
Damien Mozika   30'Ryan Lowe   75' (str.)
James Vaughan   88'
Jermaine Beckford   3'
Robert Snodgrass   10'
Jermaine Beckford   25'
Andy Robinson   31'
Jermaine Beckford   35'
Fabian Delph   64'Frazer Richardson   74'Bradley Johnson   83'

12. august 2008
Crewe Alexandra 2–0 (2–0) Barnsley Alexandra Stadium, Crewe
Tilskuere: 2 492
Dommer: Anthony Taylor (Stor-Manchester)
Michael O'Connor   14' (str.)
Anthony Elding   36' (str.)
Robert Kozluk   36'Stephen Foster   68'Diego León   69'

12. august 2008
Derby County 1–1 (0–0) Lincoln City Pride Park Stadium, Derby
Tilskuere: 10 091
Dommer: Clive Oliver (Northumberland)
Tyrone Mears   56'Nathan Ellington   83'
Nathan Ellington   100'
Nathan Ellington   105'
3–1 eeo. Ben Wright   48'
Lenell John-Lewis   59'Stefan Oakes   79'

12. august 2008
Grimsby Town 2–0 (1–0) Tranmere Rovers Blundell Park, Cleethorpes
Tilskuere: 1 858
Dommer: Tony Bates (Staffordshire)
James Hunt   20'
Benjamin Chorley   54' (selvmål)

12. august 2008
Hartlepool United 3–0 (0–0) Scunthorpe United Victoria Park, Hartlepool
Tilskuere: 2 076
Dommer: Neil Swarbrick (Lancashire)
Joel Porter   51'
David Foley   58'
James Brown   76'
Andrew Wright   69'

12. august 2008
Huddersfield Town 4–0 (0–0) Bradford City Galpharm Stadium, Huddersfield
Tilskuere: 8 932
Dommer: Andy Haines (Tyne & Wear)
Jonathan Worthington   48'
Gareth Roberts   62'
Robert Williams   75'
Gareth Roberts   80'
Omar Daley   34'Lee Bullock   78'

12. august 2008
Leicester City 1–0 (1–0) Stockport County Walkers Stadium, Leicester
Tilskuere: 7 386
Dommer: Mike Russell (Hertfordshire)
Steve Howard   36'
Paul Dickov   90+2'
Matthew McNeil   19'

12. august 2008
Macclesfield Town 2–0 (1–0) Blackpool Moss Rose, Macclesfield
Tilskuere: 1 631
Dommer: Mark Haywood (West Yorkshire)
Shaun Brisley   16'Shaun Brisley  25'
Martin Gritton   59'
Terry Dunfield   59'
Rob Edwards   27'Keith Southern   57'

12. august 2008
Notts County 0–0 (0–0) Doncaster Rovers Meadow Lane, Nottingham
Tilskuere: 3 272
Dommer: Michael Oliver (Northumberland)
Neil MacKenzie   48'Myles Weston   106' 1–0 eeo. James Chambers   90+4'Samuel Hird   105+3'Jos Van Nieuwstadt   110'

12. august 2008
Preston North End 2–0 (1–0) Chesterfield Deepdale, Preston
Tilskuere: 5 150
Dommer: Graham Laws (Tyne & Wear)
Neil Mellor   37'
Neil Mellor   90+3'
Derek Niven   76'

12. august 2008
Rochdale 0–0 (0–0) Oldham Spotland Stadium, Rochdale
Tilskuere: 5 786
Dommer: Colin Webster (Tyne & Wear)
0–0 eeo. 1–4 på straffer Craig Davies   45'Reuben Hazell   78'Chris Taylor   119'

12. august 2008
Sheffield Wednesday 1–1 (1–1) Rotherham United Hillsborough Stadium, Sheffield
Tilskuere: 16 298
Dommer: Nigel Miller (Durham)
Etiënne Esajas   14'
Etiënne Esajas   117'
2–2 eeo. 3–5 på straffer Alex Rhodes   15'
Marc Joseph   116'Reuben Reid   119'

12. august 2008
Shrewsbury Town 0–1 (0–1) Carlisle United New Meadow, Shrewsbury
Tilskuere: 3 337
Dommer: Karl Evans (Stor-Manchester)
Grant Holt   58' Peter Murphy   41'

12. august 2008
Walsall 1–2 (1–1) Darlington Bescot Stadium, Walsall
Tilskuere: 2 702
Dommer: Darren Drysdale (Lincolnshire)
Michael Ricketts   11'
Michael Ricketts   38'Richard Taundry   45+1'Stephen Hughes   76'
Jason Kennedy   31'
Billy Clarke   67'

12. august 2008
Wolverhampton Wanderers 1–1 (0–1) Accrington Stanley Molineux Stadium, Wolverhampton
Tilskuere: 9 424
Dommer: Jon Moss (West Yorkshire)
Chris Iwelumo   73'
Andy Keogh   98'Chris Iwelumo   102'
Mark Davies   106'
3–2 eeo. Paul Mullin  40'
Ian Craney   104'
Robert Williams     26' 120 +2'

13. august 2008
Nottingham Forest 4–0 (1–0) Morecambe City Ground, Nottingham
Tilskuere: 4 030
Dommer: Carl Boyeson (East Yorkshire)
Lee Martin   13'Chris Cohen   14'
Robert Earnshaw   62'
Adam Newbold   81'
Robert Earnshaw   89'
Rene Howe   23'Fraser McLachlan   72'

13. august 2008
Sheffield United 3–1 (1–0) Port Vale Bramall Lane, Sheffield
Tilskuere: 7 694
Dommer: Kevin Friend (Leicestershire)
Lee Hendrie   41'
Derek Geary   65'Stephen Quinn   71'
Danny Webber   90' (str.)
Luke Rodgers   53'
Sam Stockley   90'

Den sørlige avdelingenRediger

12. august 2008
Bournemouth 1–2 (1–2) Cardiff City Dean Court, Brighton
Tilskuere: 3 399
Dommer: Graham Horwood (Bedfordshire)
Jonathan Osei-Kuffour   28' Paul Parry   7'
Paul Parry   12'


12. august 2008
Brighton & Hove Albion 4–0 (4–0) Barnet Withdean Stadium, Brighton
Tilskuere: 2 571
Dommer: Roger East (Wiltshire)
Adam Virgo  2'
Andrew Whing   23'Nicholas Forster   28'
Adam Virgo   35'
Matthew Richards   43'
Glenn Murray     70' 85'
Joseph Tabiri   2'Kenny Gillet   70'

12. august 2008
Bristol City 2–1 (0–1) Peterborough United Ashton Gate, Bristol
Tilskuere: 5 684
Dommer: Paul Taylor (Hertfordshire)
Louis Carey   53'
Michael McIndoe   59'James McAllister   67'Louis Carey   73'Stephen Brooker   85'
George Boyd   17'
Sergio Torres   71'

12. august 2008
Charlton Athletic 0–1 (0–1) Yeovil Town The Valley, London
Tilskuere: 6 239
Dommer: Pat Miller (Bedfordshire)
Lee Peltier   23'Paul Warne   28'

12. august 2008
Crystal Palace 2–1 (1–1) Hereford United Selhurst Park, London
Tilskuere: 3 094
Dommer: Trevor Kettle (Rutland)
Nicholas Carle   45'
John Oster   49'
Moses Ashikodi   41'
Moses Ashikodi   90'

12. august 2008
Dagenham & Redbridge 1–2 (0–1) Reading Victoria Road, Dagenham
Tilskuere: 2 360
Dommer: Andy Penn (West Midlands)
Solomon Taiwo   68' James Henry   26'
Noel Hunt   89'

12. august 2008
Exeter City 1–3 (0–1) Southampton St. James Park, Exeter
Tilskuere: 6 471
Dommer: Fred Graham (Essex)
Dean Moxey   85' Lee Holmes   29'
Morgan Schneiderlin   45+1'David McGoldrick   77'
Lloyd James   80'David McGoldrick   90' (str.)

12. august 2008
Gillingham 0–1 (0–1) Colchester United Priestfield Stadium, Gillingham
Tilskuere: 2 566
Dommer: Phil Crossley (Kent)
Barry Fuller   35' Matthew Heath   11'
Paul Reid   45'Matthew Heath   69'

12. august 2008
Ipswich Town 4–1 (3–0) Leyton Orient Portman Road, Ipswich
Tilskuere: 10 477
Dommer: Gavin Ward (Surrey)
Daniel Haynes   20'
Thomas Miller   22'
Daniel Haynes   44'
Alan Lee   48'
Alex Bruce   83'David Norris   89'
Adam Boyd   49'
Sean Thornton   90+1'

12. august 2008
Luton Town 2–0 (1–0) Plymouth Argyle Kenilworth Road Stadium, Luton
Tilskuere: 2 682
Dommer: Rob Shoebridge (Derbyshire)
Rossi Jarvis   15'
Tristian Plummer   77'
Simon Walton   35'

12. august 2008
Millwall 0–1 (0–1) Northampton Town The New Den, London
Tilskuere: 3 525
Dommer: Clive Penton (Sussex)
Andre Frampton   17'Lewis Grabban   41'Chris Hackett   60' Jason Crowe   16'
Christopher Doig   31'Luke Guttridge   42'Mark Bunn   84'

12. august 2008
Milton Keynes Dons 1–0 (1–0) Norwich City Denbigh Stadium, Milton Keynes
Tilskuere: 6 261
Dommer: Mike Thorpe (Suffolk)
Samuel Baldock   34'
Peter Leven   52'

12. august 2008
Southend United 0–0 (0–0) Cheltenham Town Roots Hall, Southend-on-Sea
Tilskuere: 2 998
Dommer: Keith Woolmer (Northamptonshire)
Franck Moussa-Nyinzapa   73'Lee Barnard   88' 0–1 eeo. Jeremy Gill   20'Paul Connor   40'Benjamin Gill   115'

12. august 2008
Swansea City 2–0 (1–0) Brentford Liberty Stadium, Swansea
Tilskuere: 5 366
Dommer: Steve Bratt (West Midlands)
Shaun MacDonald   31'
Febian Brandy   41'Shaun MacDonald  69'
Brett Johnson   27'Marcus Bean     63' 86'Alan Bennett   88'

12. august 2008
Swindon Town 2–3 (2–1) Queens Park Rangers County Ground, Swindon
Tilskuere: 7 230
Dommer: Richard Beeby (Northamptonshire)
Simon Cox   34'
William Paynter   41'
Matthew Connolly   30'Angelo Balanta   32'
Dexter Blackstock   46'
Damien Delaney   54'
Emmanuel Ledesma   59'Angelo Balanta   90+5'

12. august 2008
Watford 1–0 (0–0) Bristol Rovers Vicarage Road, Watford
Tilskuere: 5 574
Dommer: Dean Whitestone (Northamptonshire)
William Hoskins   88'

13. august 2008
Coventry City 3–1 (1–1) Aldershot Town Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Tilskuere: 9 293
Dommer: Jarnail Singh (Middlesex)
Aron Gunnarsson   21'Clinton Morrison   31'
Robbie Simpson   58'
Robbie Simpson   65'
Stephen Wright   76'
Marvin Morgan   37'
Daniel Hylton   82'

13. august 2008
Wycombe Wanderers 0–4 (0–1) Birmingham City Adams Park, High Wycombe
Tilskuere: 2 735
Dommer: Andy D'Urso (Essex)
Mehdi Nafti   14'
Sebastian Larsson   64'
Cameron Jerome   73'
Quincy Owusu-Abeyie   86'

Andre rundeRediger

12 Premier League lag deltok i 2. runde. Trekningen fant sted den 13. august 2008.

26. august 2008
Bolton Wanderers 1–2 (0–2) Northampton Town Reebok Stadium, Bolton
Tilskuere: 7 136
Dommer: Graham Laws (Tyne & Wear)
Gary Cahill   38'Kevin Nolan   82' Saheed Akinfenwa   22' (str.)
Saheed Akinfenwa   28'

26. august 2008
Burnley 3–0 (1–0) Oldham Athletic Turf Moor, Burnley
Tilskuere: 5 528
Dommer: Andy Penn (West Midlands)
Chris McCann   12'
Wade Elliott   26'Martin Paterson   63'
Martin Paterson  79'
Reuben Hazell   90+3'

26. august 2008
Cardiff City 2–1 (1–0) Milton Keynes Dons Ninian Park, Cardiff
Tilskuere: 6 334
Dommer: Rob Shoebridge (Derbyshire)
Ross McCormack   45' (str.)Peter Whittingham   58' Jude Stirling   49'Sean O'Hanlon   75'

26. august 2008
Cheltenham Town 2–3 (0–0) Stoke City Whaddon Road, Cheltenham
Tilskuere: 3 600
Dommer: Darren Deadman (Cambridgeshire)
Ashley Vincent   57'
Craig Armstrong   58'Alex Russell   90'
Glenn Whelan   51'
Richard Cresswell   54'
Vincent Péricard   69'Jon Parkin   78'

26. august 2008
Coventry City 2–2 (1–2) Newcastle United Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Tilskuere: 19 249
Dommer: Anthony Bates (Staffordshire)
Clinton Morrison   45+1'
Marcus Hall   66'Daniel Fox   86'Scott Dann   90+4'
2–3 eeo. Scott Dann   21' (selvmål)
James Milner   38'Michael Owen   97'

26. august 2008
Crewe Alexandra 2–1 (1–0) Bristol City Alexandra Stadium, Crewe
Tilskuere: 3 227
Dommer: Andy Hall (West Midlands)
Anthony Elding   24'
Byron Moore   76'
Brian Wilson   79'

26. august 2008
Hartlepool United 1–1 (0–0) West Bromwich Albion Victoria Park, Hartlepool
Tilskuere: 3 387
Dommer: Mark Haywood (West Yorkshire)
Joel Porter   61'
David Foley   102'
Richard Barker   105'
3–1 eeo. Roman Bednář   55'Robert Koren   87'
Sherjill MacDonald   107'

26. august 2008
Ipswich Town 2–1 (1–0) Colchester United Portman Road, Ipswich
Tilskuere: 17 084
Dommer: Richard Beeby (Northamptonshire)
Pablo Couñago   28'
Alan Quinn   51'Kevin Lisbie   56'
Chris Casement   90+2'
Steven Gillespie   87'
Chris Coyne   89'

26. august 2008
Leeds United 4–0 (2–0) Crystal Palace Elland Road, Leeds
Tilskuere: 10 765
Dommer: Kevin Friend (Leicestershire)
Jonathan Douglas   11'
Jermaine Beckford   32'
Luciano Becchio   52'
Enoch Showunmi   76'

26. august 2008
Middlesbrough 5–1 (3–1) Yeovil Town Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough
Tilskuere: 15 651
Dommer: Scott Mathieson (Cheshire)
Mido   11'
Didier Digard   23'
Jérémie Aliadière   32'
Marvin Emnes   47'
Adam Johnson   66'
Gavin Tomlin   45'
Marc Bircham   75'

26. august 2008
Preston North End 0–1 (0–1) Derby County Deepdale, Preston
Tilskuere: 8 037
Dommer: Jon Moss (West Yorkshire)
Paul Green   40'
Miles Addison   45+3'Dean Leacock   56'Emanuel Villa   71'

26. august 2008
Queen Park Rangers 4–0 (0–0) Carlisle United Loftus Road, London
Tilskuere: 8 021
Dommer: Keith Hill (Hertfordshire)
Damion Stewart   48'
Emmanuel Ledesma   56'
Emmanuel Ledesma   63'
Damien Delaney   66'Emmanuel Ledesma   85'

26. august 2008
Reading 5–1 (2–0) Luton Town Madejski Stadium, Reading
Tilskuere: 7 498
Dommer: Dean Whitestone (Northamptonshire)
Noel Hunt   11'
Stephen Hunt   15'
Alex Pearce   54'
Jem Karacan   55'
Noel Hunt   75'James Henry   76'
Ryan Charles   80'
Chris Martin   82'

26. august 2008
Rotherham United 0–0 (0–0) Wolverhampton Wanderers Don Valley Stadium, Sheffield
Tilskuere: 5 404
Dommer: Neil Swarbrick (Lancashire)
Drewe Broughton   27'Danny Harrison   28' 0–0 eeo.
4–3 på straffer

26. august 2008
Southampton 2–0 (1–0) Birmingham City St. Mary's Stadium, Southampton
Tilskuere: 11 331
Dommer: Grant Hegley (Hertfordshire)
Lee Holmes   17'
Adam Lallana   86'
Jordon Mutch   69'Liam Ridgewell   78'

26. august 2008
Swansea City 1–1 (1–0) Hull City Liberty Stadium, Swansea
Tilskuere: 8 622
Dommer: Mike Russell (Hertfordshire)
Gorka Pintado   63'
Guillem Bauzà Mayol   65'Jordi Gómez García-Penche   105' (str.)
2–1 eeo. Dean Windass   11'
Wayne Brown   56'Bernard Mendy   64'Péter Halmosi   84'

26. august 2008
Watford 1–1 (1–0) Darlington Vicarage Road, Watford
Tilskuere: 5 236
Dommer: Fred Graham (Essex)
Damien Francis   37'
John Joseph O'Toole   83'Lionel Ainsworth   85'John Joseph O'Toole   116'
2–1 eeo. Gregg Blundell   90'Gregg Blundell   90'

26. august 2008
Wigan Athletic 4–0 (1–0) Notts County JJB Stadium, Wigan
Tilskuere: 4 100
Dommer: Colin Webster (Tyne & Wear)
Henri Camara   32'
Amr Zaki   60'
Henri Camara   62'
Thomasz Kupisz   90'

27. august 2008
Blackburn Rovers 4–1 (3–1) Grimsby Town Ewood Park, Blackburn
Tilskuere: 8 379
Dommer: Michael Oliver (Northumberland)
Carlos Villanueva   18'
Matt Derbyshire   32'
Brett Emerton   39'
Danny Simpson   44'Matt Derbyshire   55'
Thomas Newey   7'
Danny Boshell   54'Ryan Bennett   89'

27. august 2008
Fulham 3–2 (1–0) Leicester City Craven Cottage, London
Tilskuere: 7 584
Dommer: Paul Taylor (Hertfordshire)
Zoltán Gera   31'
Jimmy Bullard   83'
Danny Murphy   90'
Pauk Dickov   46'
Andy King   48'

27. august 2008
Huddersfield Town 1–2 (1–0) Sheffield United Galpharm Stadium, Huddersfield
Tilskuere: 15 189
Dommer: Nigel Miller (Durham)
Michael Flynn   34' Darius Henderson   25'Darius Henderson   82'
Kyle Naughton   83'
Sun Jihai   90+2'

27. august 2008
Nottingham Forest 1–1 (0–0) Sunderland City Ground, Nottingham
Tilskuere: 9 198
Dommer: Iain Williamson (Berkshire)
Robert Earnshaw   60'
Cristopher Cohen   85'Julian Bennett   86'
1–2 eeo. Phillip Bardsley   86'
David Healy   93'
David Healy   100'Pascal Chimbonda   101'

27. august 2008
West Ham United 1–1 (0–1) Macclesfield Town Boleyn Ground, London
Tilskuere: 10 055
Dommer: Clive Penton (Sussex)
Luís Boa Morte   42'Lee Bowyer   74'
Carlton Cole   100'
Zavon Hines   105'
Kyel Reid   117'
4–1 eeo. Gareth Evans   5'
Francis Green   18'Izak Reid     65' 90'
Simon Yeo   87'

24. september 2008
Brighton & Hove Albion 1–1 (0–0) Manchester City Withdean Stadium, Brighton
Tilskuere: 8 729
Dommer: Andy D'Urso (Essex)
Glenn Murray   89'
Joe Anyinsah   95'
David Livermore  101'Adam El-Abd   102'
2–2 eeo.
5–3 på straffer.
Gelson Fernandes   64'
Stephen Ireland   108'


Tredje rundeRediger

Trekningen for tredje runde fant sted den 30. august 2008.

23. september 2008
Arsenal 6–0 (3–0) Sheffield United Emirates Stadium, London
Tilskuere: 56 632
Dommer: Phil Dowd (Staffordshire)
Nicklas Bendtner   31'
Nicklas Bendtner  42'
Carlos Vela   44'
Carlos Vela   50'
Jack Wilshere   57'
Carlos Vela   87'
Gregory Halford   63'

23. september 2008
Burnley 1–0 (0–0) Fulham Turf Moor, Burnley
Tilskuere: 7 119
Dommer: Mike Jones (Cheshire)
Jay Rodriguez   88' Toni Kallio   90+3'

23. september 2008
Leeds United 3–2 (1–2) Hartlepool United Elland Road, Leeds
Tilskuere: 14 599
Dommer: Andy Penn (West Midlands)
Robert Snodgrass   14'
Enoch Showunmi   58'
Andy Robinson   90'
Andy Monkhouse   2'
Joel Porter   33'
Sam Collins   44'

23. september 2008
Liverpool 2–1 (1–1) Crewe Alexandra Anfield, Liverpool
Tilskuere: 28 591
Dommer: Michael Oliver (Northumberland)
Daniel Agger   15'
Lucas Leiva   58'
Michael O'Connor   25'

23. september 2008
Manchester United 3–1 (1–0) Middlesbrough Old Trafford, Manchester
Tilskuere: 53 729
Dommer: Andre Marriner (West Midlands)
Cristiano Ronaldo   25'
Ryan Giggs   79'
Nani   90'
Adam Johnson   54'Adam Johnson   56'
Emanuel Pogatetz   66'

23. september 2008
Rotherham United 3–1 (1–0) Southampton Don Valley Stadium, Sheffield
Tilskuere: 5 147
Dommer: Rob Shoebridge (Derbyshire)
Nick Fenton   20'
Danny Harrison   56'
Pablo Mills   60'Drewe Broughton   65'Drewe Broughton   69'
Stern John   61'
Michael Svensson   71'

23. september 2008
Stoke City 2–2 (1–1) Reading Britannia Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent
Tilskuere: 9 141
Dommer: Lee Probert (Wiltshire)
Vincent Péricard   9'
Glenn Whelan   22'Mamady Sidibe   50'
2–2 eeo.
4–3 på straffer.
James Henry   45' (str.)
André Bikey   49'Kaliffa Cissé   66'James Henry   75'
James Henry   76'

23. september 2008
Sunderland 2–2 (0–1) Northampton Town Stadium of Light, Sunderland
Tilskuere: 21 082
Dommer: Anthony Bates (Staffordshire)
Daryl Murphy   32'Anthony Stokes   86'
Anthony Stokes   90'
2–2 eeo.
4–3 på straffer.
Colin Larkin   20'
Luke Guttridge   81'
Liam Davis   90'

23. september 2008
Swansea City 1–0 (0–0) Cardiff City Liberty Stadium, Swansea
Tilskuere: 17 411
Dommer: Alan Wiley (Staffordshire)
Jordi Gómez García-Penche   57'
Jordi Gómez García-Penche   90+2'
Joe Ledley   6'Stephen McPhail     38' 75'
Peter Whittingham  84'Ross McCormack   89'Miguel Comminges   90'

23. september 2008
Watford 1–0 (0–0) West Ham United Vicarage Road, Watford
Tilskuere: 12 914
Dommer: Peter Walton (Northamptonshire)
Hayden Mullins   70' (selvmål)
Ross Jenkins   88'

24. september 2008
Aston Villa 0–1 (0–0) Queens Park Rangers Villa Park, Birmingham
Tilskuere: 21 541
Dommer: Lee Mason (Lancashire)
Carlos Cuéllar   36'Craig Gardner   60' Damion Stewart   58'
Damien Delaney   81'

24. september 2008
Blackburn Rovers 1–0 (1–0) Everton Ewood Park, Blackburn
Tilskuere: 14 366
Dommer: Martin Atkinson (West Yorkshire)
Martin Olsson   10'
Stephen Warnock   41'Carlos Villanueva   62'
Phil Neville   66'James Vaughan   71'

24. september 2008
Ipswich Town 1–4 (0–0) Wigan Athletic Portman Road, Ipswich
Tilskuere: 13 803
Dommer: Mike Dean (Wirral)
Jonathan Walters   61'
Moritz Volz   65'
Lee Cattermole   52'
Olivier Kapo   64'
Paul Scharner   67'Paul Scharner   70'
Henri Camara   90'

24. september 2008
Newcastle United 1–2 (0–0) Tottenham Hotspur St. James' Park, Newcastle
Tilskuere: 20 577
Dommer: Chris Foy (Merseyside)
Nicky Butt   22'Michael Owen   90' Vedran Ćorluka   35'Jamie O'Hara   45+2'Roman Pavljutsjenko   62'
Didier Zokora   63'Jamie O'Hara   66'

24. september 2008
Portsmouth 0–4 (0–2) Chelsea Fratton Park, Portsmouth
Tilskuere: 15 339
Dommer: Steve Bennett (Kent)
Hermann Hreiðarsson   35'Richard Hughes   52'Glen Johnson   68' Michael Ballack   5'Frank Lampard   35' (str.)
Florent Malouda   45'
Frank Lampard   49'
Salomon Kalou   64'

4. november 2008
Brighton & Hove Albion 1–4 (1–2) Derby County Withdean Stadium, Brighton
Tilskuere: 6 625
Dommer: Kevin Friend (Leicestershire)
Tommy Elphick   36' Emanuel Villa   28'
Nathan Ellington   34'
Miles Addison   41'Levin Nyatanga   68'Emanuel Villa   73'
Emanuel Villa   87'


Fjerde rundeRediger

Trekningen i fjerde runde fant sted den 27. september 2008.

11. november 2008
Arsenal 3–0 (1–0) Wigan Athletic Emirates Stadium, London
Tilskuere: 59 665
Dommer: Steve Tanner (Somerset)
Jay Simpson   42'
Jay Simpson   66'
Aaron Ramsey   68'Carlos Vela   70'

11. november 2008
Derby County 2–1 (2–1) Leeds United Pride Park, Derby
Tilskuere: 18 540
Dommer: Graham Laws (Tyne and Wear)
Emanuel Villa   6'
Nathan Ellington   18'
Claude Davis   70'
Luciano Becchio   40'

11. november 2008
Manchester United 1–0 (0–0) Queens Park Rangers Old Trafford, Manchester
Tilskuere: 62 539
Dommer: Phil Dowd (Staffordshire)
Carlos Tévez   76' (str.)

11. november 2008
Stoke City 2–0 (1–0) Rotherham United Britannia Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent
Tilskuere: 15 458
Dommer: Mark Halsey (Lancashire)
Glenn Whelan   21'
Danny Pugh   59'
Reuben Reid   82'

11. november 2008
Swansea City 0–1 (0–1) Watford Liberty Stadium, Swansea
Tilskuere: 9 549
Dommer: Andy D'Urso (Essex)
Owain Tudur Jones   41'Gorka Pintado   66' Lee Williamson   21'
Tamás Priskin   39'Leigh Bromby   59'Adrian Mariappa   81'Lee Williamson   84'

12. november 2008
Chelsea 1–1 (1–0) Burnley Stamford Bridge, London
Tilskuere: 41 369
Dommer: Keith Stroud (Hampshire)
Didier Drogba   27' 1–1 eeo.
4–5 på straffer.
Ade Akinbiyi   69'
Ade Akinbiyi   70'Chris Eagles   73'Steven Caldwell     58', 116'

12. november 2008
Sunderland 1–2 (0–0) Blackburn Rovers Stadium of Light, Sunderland (kl. 20:45)
Tilskuere: 18 555
Dommer: Rob Styles (Hampshire)
Kenwyne Jones   71'
Grant Leadbitter   87'
Aaron Mokoena   15'Keith Treacy   26'Roque Santa Cruz   65'
Phillip Bardsley   70' (selvmål)

12. november 2008
Tottenham Hotspur 4–2 (3–0) Liverpool White Hart Lane, London (kl. 20:45)
Tilskuere: 33 242
Dommer: Mike Riley (West Yorkshire)
Roman Pavlyuchenko   38'
Roman Pavlyuchenko   41'Fraizer Campbell   42'
Fraizer Campbell   44'Fraizer Campbell   45'
Roman Pavlyuchenko   52'
Damien Plessis   10'Fernando Torres   35'Ryan Babel   40'Damien Plessis   49'
Sami Hyypiä   63'
Lucas Leiva   66'


KvartfinaleneRediger

Trekningen av kvartfinalene fant sted den 15. november 2008.

2. desember 2008
Burnley 2–0 (1–0) Arsenal Turf Moor, Burnley (20:45)
Tilskuere: 19 405
Dommer: Andre Marriner (West Midlands)
Kevin McDonald   6'
Kevin McDonald   57'
Mark Randall   46'Fran Merida   90'

2. desember 2008
Stoke City 0–1 (0–0) Derby County Britannia Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent (kl. 20:45)
Tilskuere: 22 034
Dommer: Rob Styles (Hampshire)
Miles Addison   55'Darren Powell   80'Nathan Ellington   90+4' (str.)

3. desember 2008
Manchester United 5–3 (1–0) Blackburn Rovers Old Trafford, Manchester (kl. 21:00)
Tilskuere: 53 997
Dommer: Alan Wiley (Staffordshire)
Carlos Tévez   35'
Carlos Tévez   50' (str.)
Carlos Tévez   54'
Carlos Tevez   90+4'
Nani   40'
Benni McCarthy   48'
Ryan Nelsen   57'Benni McCarthy   90+2'
Matt Derbyshire   84'

3. desember 2008
Watford 1–2 (1–1) Tottenham Hotspur Vicarage Road, Watford (kl 20:45)
Tilskuere: 16 501
Dommer: Phil Dowd (Staffordshire)
Jobi McAnuff   9'Tamas Priskin   13'
Tamas Priskin   45'
Roman Pavlyuchenko   45+2' (str.)
Benoit Assou-Ekotto   67'Darren Bent   76'


SemifinaleneRediger

Semifinale-trekningen fant sted den 6. desember 2008.

6. januar 2009
Tottenham Hotspur 4–1 (0–1) Burnley White Hart Lane, London (kl. 21:00)
Tilskuere: 31 377
Dommer: Martin Atkinson (West Yorkshire)
Michael Dawson   47'
Jamie O'Hara   52'
Roman Pavljutsjenko   65'
Michael Duff   68' (selvmål)
Martin Paterson   15'
Michael Duff   84'

21. januar 2009
Burnley 3–0 (1–0) Tottenham Hotspur Turf Moor, Burnley (kl. 20:45)
Tilskuere: 19 533
Dommer: Mark Halsey (Lancashire)
Robert Blake   34'
Chris McCann   38'Michael Duff   69'Chris McCann   73'
Jay Rodriguez   88'
3–2 eeo.
4–6 sammenlagt
David Bentley   21'Roman Pavljutsjenko   118'
Jermain Defoe   120'

7. januar 2009
Derby County 1–0 (1–0) Manchester United Pride Park, Derby (kl. 20:45)
Tilskuere: 30 194
Dommer: Phil Dowd (Staffordshire)
Kris Commons   30'
Gary Teale   82'Paul Connolly   90+1'
Rafael da Silva   47'

20. januar 2009
Manchester United 4–2 (3–0) Derby County Old Trafford, Manchester (kl. 21:00)
Tilskuere: 73 374
Dommer: Mike Dean (Wirral)
Nani   16'
Rafael da Silva   18'John O'Shea   22'
Carlos Tévez   34'
Darren Fletcher   79'Cristiano Ronaldo   89' (str.)
4–3 sammenlagt Miles Addison   23'Giles Barnes   80'
Paul Green   83'Roy Carroll   87'Giles Barnes   90+2' (str.)


FinaleRediger

Finalen ble spilt på Wembley Stadium, London, den 1. mars 2009.

1. mars 2009
Manchester United 0–0 (0–0) Tottenham Hotspur Wembley Stadium, London
Tilskuere: 88 217
Dommer: Chris Foy (Merseyside)
John O'Shea  57'Cristiano Ronaldo  67'Paul Scholes  109' 4–1 på straffer.