Liverpool have been hit with a £200,000 fine from the EFL but avoid expulsion from the Carabao Cup after being found guilty of fielding an ineligible player in the third-round victory over MK Dons on Sept. 25.
Midfielder Pedro Chirivella replaced Naby Keita in the 63rd minute of the 2-0 victory at Stadium MK, but the Anfield club had not yet received international clearance following a loan spell in Spain with Extremadura.
Manchester United's current malaise was laid bare as they struggled past third-tier Rochdale 5-3 on penalties after a 1-1 draw in the Carabao Cup third round at Old Trafford on Wednesday.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side, showing nine changes from the one that lost at West Ham United in the Premier League on Sunday, laboured against their League One opponents before taking the lead through Mason Greenwood in the 68th minute.
There were plenty of minutes for Liverpool's youngsters, with Kelleher in particular showing what he's capable of with some fine saves. Hoever also impressed, and it's a job well done as none of Liverpool's usual front three were required, meaning Mohamed...