The final of this season’s Capital One Cup will take place on Sunday (1st March) at Wembley. The game between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspurs will kick off is at 4pm and the game is being shown live on Sky Sports.wembley_feat

Chelsea fans will be in the West End of the stadium and Spurs fans in the East End. Each Club has been allocated 31,000 tickets.

The officials for the match are:-

Referee: Anthony Taylor
Assistant Referees: Lee Betts and Dave Bryan
Fourth Official: Craig Pawson
Reserve Assistant Referee: Andy Halliday

The 36-year-old referee from Cheshire has been on the select list of referees since 2010 and is also a FIFA official.

Kit colours for the 2 teams are:-capital_one_feat

Chelsea
Outfield players: Blue shirts, blue shorts, blue socks.
Goalkeeper: Red shirt, red shorts, red socks.

Tottenham Hotspur
Outfield players: White shirts, navy shorts, white socks.
Goalkeeper: Purple shirt, purple shorts, purple socks.

The trophy that the winners will hoist from the Royal Box on Sunday is the original trophy first won by Aston Villa in 1961. capital_one_thumb

Chelsea have appeared in their seventh League Cup final, having won 4. Spurs are in their eight final having also won 4 times.

Recent final results in the final is as follows:-

Capital One Cup
2013/14    Manchester City 3-1 Sunderland
2012/13    Bradford City 0-5 Swansea City

Carling Cup
2011/12    Cardiff City 2-2 Liverpool – Liverpool won 3-2 on penalties
2010/11    Arsenal 1-2 Birmingham Cityreferee_thumb
2009/10    Aston Villa 1-2 Manchester United
2008/09    Manchester United 0-0 Tottenham Hotspur – United won 4-1 on penalties
2007/08    Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 Chelsea
2006/07    Chelsea 2-1 Arsenal
2005/06    Manchester United 4-0 Wigan Athletic
2004/05    Chelsea 3-2 Liverpool
2003/04    Middlesbrough 2-1 Bolton Wanderers

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