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Jabulani better than League Cup balls – Toure

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English football chiefs on Wednesday defended the ball used in the League Cup after Manchester City’s Yaya Toure said it was worse than the much-maligned Jabulani used in the 2010 World Cup.
City and Championship club Wolves played with the Mitre Delta ball in Tuesday’s League Cup tie at the Etihad Stadium, with the hosts needing a penalty shootout to advance to the quarter-finals after the match finished goalless after 120 minutes.
“I don’t like it, to be honest,” said City and Ivory Coast midfielder Toure. “They can do better than that. It’s too light. Even in my country they can’t use those kind of balls.
“I think they have to be better than that because the ball was too soft. It’s rubbish but that’s fine. The World Cup one (Jabulani) was better than that one.”
Guardiola, whose team play with Nike balls in the Premier League and Adidas balls in the Champions League, lambasted the Mitre Delta, suggesting it was “not a serious ball for a professional game”.
“We play with a different…

See what David Luiz did after chelsea's extra time win vs leceister city

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David Luiz was gone but not forgotten when he left Chelsea for the big bucks in Paris. And the feeling is mutual.

Jose Mourinho's Manchester United will take on Manchester City in the fourth round of the EFL Cup.

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Jose Mourinho's Manchester United will take on Manchester City in the fourth round of the EFL Cup.
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