Alan Hardaker is the former Football League secretary, who died in 1980. The Man of the Match award in the League Cup final is named in his honour.

"The FA Cup is football's Ascot, the League Cup its equivalent of Derby Day at Epsom," he once said.

08/03/2012 10:01, Report by Adam Marshall

Trivia: Cup final star men

Liverpool won the Carling Cup final at Wembley recently, edging out Championship side Cardiff City on penalties after a 2-2 draw.

England winger Stewart Downing picked up the Alan Hardaker Trophy, which is awarded to the man of the match in the final.

Our question this week is simple: Name the four United players who have collected the award since its inception in 1990?

Click here for the answers and look out for another teaser next Thursday.

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