A team studded with England internationals need to kick on and secure European qualification after last season’s near miss
Tomas Soucek’s header earned victory at Sincil Bank and set up a fourth-round derby meeting at the London Stadium
For some footballers at the highest level, the early rounds of the League Cup can represent something of a chore. This time last season, that might have been the case for Aaron Ramsdale. This year, though, a midweek trip to Brentford represented an enormous opportunity for the England goalkeeper.