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MM 4.26: Former Maryland Soccer goalkeeper Zack Steffen wins first trophy with Manchester City

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This is the Maryland Minute, a short story followed by a roundup of Terps-related news.

Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur - Carabao Cup Final Photo by Matt McNulty - Manchester City/Manchester City FC via Getty Images

Former Maryland men’s soccer goalkeeper Zack Steffen earned his first trophy with Manchester City on Sunday.

Manchester City defeated Tottenham Hotspur, 1-0, securing its fourth consecutive English Football League Cup, also known as the Carabao Cup, thanks in part to a clean sheet performance from the former Terp.

Steffen’s lone save in the match came early in the second half against a strong attempt on goal by Tottenham midfielder Giovani Lo Celso, as he parried the attempt wide of the lower corner of the goal frame.

In all, Steffen notched three shutouts across five starts for Manchester City in the English Football League Cup. Steffen has appeared in 12 total games for the club this season across all competitions.

Manchester City currently sits in first place in the English Premier League, holding a 10-point lead over second-place Manchester United with five games remaining. The team’s next fixture comes Wednesday, with the club traveling to face Paris Saint-Germain in the UEFA Champions League semifinal.

In Other News

Maryland football held its spring game over the weekend. Wes gave his four takeaways from a 12-10 win by the White team.

Lauren took a look at the history of the spring game and viewed this year’s game through the eyes of some young fans.

Maryland men’s lacrosse finished its regular season with a perfect 10-0 record after narrowly defeating Johns Hopkins 14-13.

Maryland baseball had another pod weekend, this time at Iowa. The Terps won three out of four games there including Sunday’s 9-7 win over Northwestern.

Maryland football running back Tayon Fleet-Davis got national recognition for his one-handed catch during the spring game.

Maryland softball had a thrilling walk-off win yesterday against Penn State.

Maryland men’s lacrosse senior attacker Logan Wisnauskas had two incredible goals against Johns Hopkins on Saturday.

Maryland women’s lacrosse practiced this weekend ahead of its Big Ten tournament game this Thursday against Michigan.