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Carabao Cup fourth-round draw in full: Manchester City face West Ham and Arsenal take on Leeds


Carabao Cup holders Manchester City will face West Ham (Picture: Getty)

Carabao Cup holders Manchester City will travel to West Ham in the fourth round of this year’s competition.

Pep Guardiola’s side came from a goal down to thump Wycombe Wanderers 6-1 on Tuesday night, ensuring their hopes of winning the trophy for a fifth season running remained intact.

Liverpool, who share the the record for the most EFL Cup titles (8) with City, were handed an away draw versus Championship outfit Preston as the remaining teams were drawn out of the hat shortly after this evening’s fixtures.

West Ham bounced back from their recent Premier League defeat to Manchester United to secure a hard-fought 1-0 victory at Old Trafford and David Moyes’ Irons will host the reigning champions in the next round.

Chelsea, meanwhile, will do battle with Southampton at Stamford Bridge for a place in the quarter-finals after seeing off Aston Villa on penalties, while Mikel Arsenal were drawn against Leeds following their 3-0 victory over AFC Wimbledon.

Tottenham discovered they will clash with Burnley at Turf Moor following their penalty shootout defeat of Wolves and Leicester will play host to Brighton after they ran out 2-0 winners away to Millwall.

Elsewhere, Stoke City and Brentford were paired against each other, while QPR prepare to welcome to League One outfit Sunderland at Loftus Road.



Carabao Cup fourth-round draw in full

Chelsea vs. Southampton

Arsenal vs. Leeds United

Stoke City vs. Brentford

West Ham vs. Manchester City

Leicester City vs. Brighton

Burnley vs. Tottenham

QPR vs. Sunderland

Preston vs. Liverpool

The fourth round of the Carabao Cup is scheduled to take place across the week commencing on October 25.

Manchester United, led by Jose Mourinho at the time, were the last club to win the competition before City’s reign of dominance way back in 2017.

Guardiola’s all-conquering City team can lift the trophy for a seventh time in nine years should they go on to triumph this season.


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