The League Cup uses a Mitre ball, which players say is very light.
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After thrilling English football by scoring 42 goals in 13 games this season, Manchester City's attacking juggernaut was finally halted in the English League Cup.England's secondary cup competition uses a Mitre ball, whereas the Premier League uses a Nike ball. Guardiola said his players complained about the ball after the match against Wolves.The English football League, which organizes the competition, said the same ball is used in the English lower leagues.There were 18 goals scored in six matches in the last 16 Tuesday, with City involved in the only goalless draw.Guardiola said his players had "one or two days" to practice with the Mitre ball ahead of the League Cup game.
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