The Carabao Cup third round stage will kick off on Tuesday night when the defending champion Manchester City host League one side Wycombe at the Etihad Stadium. Pep Guardiola and his team will be looking to make the trophy 5th time in a row this season.
Below are some top teams that may be knocked out of the Carabao Cup this weekend.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp may decide rest majority of his players who have been in action both the EPL and the UCL, while Norwich City who is yet to win an EPL match may come out with a surprise win over the Reds on Tuesday. Jurgen Klopp has not been a fan of the League Cup, he has always feature youths together with bench players.
The match between the two will be a reshow of the EPL match that saw United prevailed dramatically over the Hammers. In a bid to keep the team fresh by resting some key players, Man United may find it difficult to defeat a strong starting XI of Westham United. David Moyes will be looking to take revenge on his old club who claimed the whole points on Sunday. The date of the match is Wednesday 22nd of this month.
Chelsea could face a tough time with the Aston Villa side that defeated Everton 3-0 on Saturday. The Blues had earlier beats Villa in the EPL by 3-0. The Wednesday night encounter could also be a moment of revenge for the Lions.
Nuno Espirito will face his old club Wolverhampton when the two sides lock horns on Wednesday night. Tottenham who is yet to recover from the 3-0 mauling by Chelsea may face a difficult challenge from the Wolves.
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