The draw for the fourth round of the League Cup (Sponsored by Carabao energy drinks) was made on Wednesday night and it has now been agreed which ties will be televised and when games will take place.
The EFL have said:-
“As a result of both Manchester United and West Ham United being scheduled for Premier League action on Sunday 29 October and Saturday 4 November, their respective Carabao Cup Round Four will both take place on Wednesday 1 November to allow for the appropriate recovery and preparation time for the fixture.
Due to a number of Premier League games taking place on Sunday 29 October, options for live selections on Tuesday 31 October were impacted, meaning both fixtures will be broadcast on the Wednesday, in staggered kick offs.”
Ties for the fourth round will take place as follows:-
- Tuesday 31st Oct Everton v Burnley 19:45
- Tuesday 31st Oct Exeter City v Middlesbrough 19:45
- Tuesday 31st Oct Mansfield Town v Port Vale 19:45
- Wednesday 1st November West Ham United vs Arsenal 19:30 Live on Sky Sports
- Wednesday 1st November Bournemouth v Liverpool 19:45
- Wednesday 1st November Chelsea v Blackburn Rovers 19:45
- Wednesday 1st November Ipswich Town v Fulham 19:45
- Wednesday 1st November Manchester United v Newcastle United 20:15 Live on Sky Sports