Arsenal striker Oliver Giroud scored his first goal for the Gunners as Londoners cruised hammered Coventry City 6-1 at the Emirates. Winger Theo Walcott scored twice as well as Alex Oxlade Chamberlian, Andrey Asharvin and Ignasi Miquel also got on the score sheet.
Liverpool came back to beat West Brom Albion 2-1 thanks to a brace from midfielder Nuri Sahin. The 24-year-old loanee from Real Madrid scored the winner eight minutes from time.
Here is a look at the rest of the results from Wednesday's matches:
Carlisle United 0 - 3 Tottenham Hotspur
Arsenal 6 - 1 Coventry City
Queens Park Rangers 2 - 3 Reading
Norwich City 1 - 0 Doncaster Rovers
Manchester United 2 - 1 Newcastle United
West Bromwich Albion 1 - 2 Liverpool