Leicester City v Tottenham Hotspur, 21 March 1999

Score1-0 to Tottenham Hotspur
RefereeTerry Heilbron
CompetitionLeague Cup Final
VenueWembley Stadium
Attendance77,892
Kick Off: 3:00pm Tottenham Hotspur won the game, and their third League Cup, with an injury-time diving header from Allan Nielsen after a cross from the right from Steffen Iversen had been blocked by goalkeeper Kasey Keller. Justin Edinburgh became the last ever player to be sent off at the old Wembley, after throwing a punch at Robbie Savage following a confrontation between the two.

0 Leicester City

Manager: Martin O'Neill

1 Tottenham Hotspur

Manager: George Graham

Goals:

Goals:

Allan Nielsen 90 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Kasey Keller
Defender Rob Ullathorne
Defender/Centre back Matt Elliott
Defender/Centre back Gerry Taggart
Defender/Centre back Steve Walsh (captain)
Midfielder Steve Guppy
Midfielder Muzzy Izzet
Midfielder Neil Lennon
Midfielder Robbie Savage
Forward Tony Cottee
Forward Emile Heskey

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ian Walker
Defender/Right back Stephen Carr
Defender/Centre back Sol Campbell
Defender/Centre back Ramon Vega
Defender/Left back Justin Edinburgh
Midfielder Darren Anderton
Midfielder Steffen Freund
Midfielder David Ginola
Midfielder Allan Nielsen
Forward Les Ferdinand
Forward Steffen Iversen

Substitutions:

Ian Marshall for Emile Heskey 75
Theo Zagorakis for Robbie Savage 89

Substitutions:

Andy Sinton for David Ginola 89

Cards:

Matt Elliott Y
Robbie Savage Y

Cards:

Ramon Vega Y
Justin Edinburgh 63 R

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Pegguy Arphexad
Defender/Centre back Pontus Kaamark
Midfielder Stuart Campbell
Midfielder Theo Zagorakis
Forward Ian Marshall

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Espen Baardsen
Defender Luke Young
Midfielder Jose Dominguez
Midfielder Andy Sinton
Forward Chris Armstrong