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Manchester United sink West Ham with Ibrahimovic and Martial doubles

Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates at full time

Manchester United swept into the EFL Cup semi-finals with the kind of buccaneering display missing from their recent history. This was fast and ruthless and surely had José Mourinho beaming. The Portuguese’s side were unstoppable and at United the hope will be this proves the moment it all clicked for him and his players on an evening when the tone was set from the opening moment.



Queens Park Rangers' Massimo Luongo in action with Norwich City's Alexander Tettey

Massimo Luongo: the Socceroos star doing it for himself at QPR

The Championship may be the fourth most-watched league in Europe, but received wisdom is that, for a footballer’s international future, it’s a black hole. The Premier League, or at least one of Europe’s premier leagues, is thought of as the place to be in order to further one’s ambitions. But for QPR midfielder Massimo Luongo, that’s not necessarily the case.