The club had been looking on better footing before being hit for six by Liverpool.
Manchester United face Arsenal in the Premier League this weekend.
Former German captain described it as a fantastic tie.
The Hammers host Sunderland this weekend at Upton Park.
The Liverpool centre-back insists there will be no contact between himself and the Manchester City midfielder ahead of the Capital One Cup final.
Sheffield Wednesday will face Hull City at the KC Stadium in the Championship this evening.
The two sides meet at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon.
The Whites boss insists that his side are going to the Amex intending to win.
Gary Mackay-Steven has emphasised the psychological effect that a Bhoys win on Friday would have on their title opponents.
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