26 Aug 2010

Newcastle, Everton, Fulham have League Cup wins

6:21 pm on 26 August 2010

English Premier League football sides Newcastle, Everton and Fulham strolled into the League Cup third round with convincing wins over lower league opponents.

Newcastle, fresh from their 6-0 demolition of Aston Villa on Monday, eased to a 3-2 win over League Two Accrington Stanley, while Everton defeated League One Huddersfield 5-1 to claim their first victory of the season.

At Craven Cottage, Mark Hughes's Fulham romped to a 6-nil win against League Two Port Vale.