What the papers say
A look at what is making the back-page headlines in today's national newspapers.
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DAILY TELEGRAPH: Amid tumultuous scenes last night, Bradford City of League Two deservedly reached the Capital One Cup final. By the end, their fans were chanting "ole" and singing about Wembley. Europe could also beckon for a team in the fourth tier of English football. Also: Roman Abramovich is "really pleased" with progress at Chelsea, according to the man hired to ensure the club the Russian has lavished with £1billion do not drop out of the Champions League places as well as surrendering the European Cup.
DAILY EXPRESS: Bradford are at Wembley after piling on the agony for Paul Lambert and Aston Villa. Also: Michael Laudrup has turned up the heat on Chelsea by claiming that Rafa Benitez's big-money side "need a trophy more than Swansea".
DAILY MAIL: Bradford City created history last night as they became the first team from the fourth tier to reach a major Wembley final. Also: Rafa Benitez's feud with Marco Materazzi yesterday took an extraordinary twist when the Chelsea coach accused the former Inter Milan defender of being 'a liar' 10 times during an amazing outburst.
THE SUN: Ecstatic boss Phil Parkinson was in "dreamland" after Bradford became the first FOURTH-TIER team to reach a major Wembley final. Also: Arsenal will attempt to land Barcelona ace David Villa on the cheap - at the end of the transfer window; Rafa Benitez has branded World Cup winner Marco Materazzi a liar.
DAILY MIRROR: Bradford were in dreamland last night after making English football history by becoming the first fourth-tier team to reach a major Wembley final. Also: West Ham midfielder Mohamed Diame has 90 minutes to earn himself a transfer to Arsenal this month; Rafa Benitez has revealed Roman Abramovich is happy with the progress he is making at Chelsea.
THE GUARDIAN: For Aston Villa, it will be remembered as one of the more harrowing nights of their history. For Bradford, 10th in League Two, bucket-collection skint a few years back and grateful still to be in business, it is difficult to imagine how they could possibly top this moment. Unless, that is, they go to Wembley and actually win the damn thing. Also: The 2012 Tour de France winner, Sir Bradley Wiggins, has changed tack again over whether he will set out to defend his title, claiming he is happy to work for his Sky team-mate Chris Froome in the race and make the Giro d'Italia his main focus.
DAILY STAR: James Hanson was the hero as Bradford held their nerve to reach Wembley and leave Villa boss Paul Lambert's head on the block. Also: Rafa Benitez was last night accused of being a weak manager living in Jose Mourinho's shadow; Manchester United are weighing up a sensational swoop for Liverpool keeper Pepe Reina.
THE TIMES: Rafael Benitez renewed hostilities with Sir Alex Ferguson last night by claiming it is "obvious" that the Manchester United manager is continuing to exert undue pressure on match officials. Also: What a story. What a fairytale. In the money-obsessed world of English football in the 21st century, Bradford City have managed to bridge the great divide yet again, brutally exposing Aston Villa's frailties last night to become the first team from the fourth tier to reach a League Cup final in more than half a century.
THE INDEPENDENT: Bradford made history last night as they eliminated Aston Villa from the Capital One Cup to become the first team from the fourth tier to make the competition's final since 1962. Also: Novak Djokovic provided an engaging picture of himself after feeding the powerful and talented Tomas Berdych into the tennis equivalent of a shredding machine. It was of him sitting in an ice bath chatting amiably with the old favourite of the Australian Open crowd, Lleyton Hewitt, but if this was just a snapshot of his remarkable recovery from the five-hour, five-set win over the defiant Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka it came, as you might have expected, with another philosophical statement of the most formidable intent.