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Classy Leeds tame Shrews

Classy Leeds tame Shrews (©GettyImages)
Classy Leeds tame Shrews (©GettyImages).

Neil Warnock's new-look Leeds cruised past Shrewsbury in the first round of the Capital One Cup as goals from Luciano Becchio, summer signings Luke Varney and David Norris, and Ross McCormack's penalty secured an easy 4-0 win.

Tony Mowbray's Middlesbrough beat Bury 2-1 at Gigg Lane. A side containing five new faces saw off their npower League One opponents thanks to goals from Marvin Emnes and debutant Emanuel Ledesma. Mark Hughes pulled one back for the hosts, who had Efe Sodje sent off in injury time.

Stale Solbakken started life as Wolves boss with an unconvincing victory after his side edged past Aldershot 7-6 on penalties after drawing 1-1 in 90 minutes at Molineux.

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Shrewsbury Town
Football
Ross McCormack
Championship
League One
Mark Hughes
Marvin Emnes
David Norris
Luke Varney
Aldershot Town
Mark Hughes
Middlesbrough
Wolverhampton Wanderers
Leeds United
Luciano Becchio

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