League Cup - Agbonlahor wants second chance at Wembley glory

Aston Villa striker Gabriel Agbonlahor wants to return to Wembley to help make up for the injustice he felt was suffered on his last appearance there in the 2010 League Cup final.

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Gabriel Agbonlahor, left, is sent to the turf by Nemanja Vidic in the 2010 final

Agbonlahor will have a key part to play when Villa attempt to overturn a 3-1 first leg semi-final deficit in Tuesday night's Capital One Cup clash with visiting Bradford.

He is desperate to get back to Wembley to put behind him an incident against Manchester United three years ago after only five minutes of the final.

Agbonlahor was hauled down inside the box by Nemanja Vidic and, although referee Phil Dowd gave a penalty, he chose not to send off the United defender despite what appeared a clear goalscoring opportunity.

It was a pivotal moment as United recovered from going behind to James Milner's spot-kick to win 2-1.

Agbonlahor was reluctant to talk about the incident ahead of the semi-final but said: "You want to make it right, what happened in that last final.

"It is a case of unfinished business, definitely.

"The same sort of thing also happened that season in the FA Cup semi-final as well against Chelsea.

"I should have a penalty against Mikel. That's what happens. Refs miss things sometimes, that's football.

"We've got to put that behind us now. We've just got to look at the Bradford game. We've got 90 minutes to get three goals to get through the tie."

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