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Last Updated: Thursday December 02 2010 09:14 GMT

Wednesday's Europa and Carling Cup footie highlights

Mario Balotelli

Mario Balotelli was the main man for Manchester City in the Europa League, helping them into the knockout stages by scoring two goals.

Adam Johnson

England winger Adam Johnson finished things off for City - beating three players and curling in for a great solo goal to make it 3-0 at the final whistle.


In the Carling Cup, Birmingham are also through to the semi-finals after beating rivals Aston Villa 2-1.


And there was a bit of a shock in the other quarter final as Ipswich knocked out West Brom.


The tractor boys face Arsenal in the semis, while West Ham play Birmingham.