Leicester City v Middlesbrough, 16 April 1997

Score1-0 to Leicester City
RefereeMartin Bodenham
CompetitionLeague Cup Final replay
VenueHillsborough
Attendance39,428
Kick-off: 7.45pm. Played at Sheffield Wednesday FC. After extra time. This was the last year that the League Cup Final was decided by a replay.

1 Leicester City

Manager: Martin O'Neill

0 Middlesbrough

Manager: Bryan Robson

Goals:

Steve Claridge 100 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Kasey Keller
Defender Mike Whitlow
Defender/Centre back Pontus Kaamark
Defender/Centre back Spencer Prior
Defender/Centre back Steve Walsh
Defender/Midfielder Simon Grayson
Midfielder Neil Lennon
Midfielder Muzzy Izzet
Midfielder Garry Parker
Forward Steve Claridge
Forward Emile Heskey

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ben Roberts
Defender Neil Cox
Defender Gianluca Festa
Defender Vladimir Kinder
Defender Nigel Pearson
Defender/Midfielder Clayton Blackmore
Midfielder Emerson
Midfielder Juninho
Midfielder Robbie Mustoe
Midfielder/Forward Craig Hignett

Substitutions:

Jamie Lawrence for Mike Whitlow 109
Mark Robins for Steve Claridge 117

Substitutions:

Steve Vickers for Gianluca Festa 76
Alan Moore for Neil Cox 105
Mikkel Beck for Craig Hignett 105

Cards:

Muzzy Izzet Y
Emile Heskey Y
Neil Lennon Y
Spencer Prior Y

Cards:

Neil Cox Y
Juninho Y
Vladimir Kinder Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Kevin Poole
Midfielder Jamie Lawrence
Forward Mark Robins

On the bench:

Defender Steve Vickers
Midfielder Alan Moore
Forward Mikkel Beck