Liverpool meet Bradford or Lincoln while Manchester United face Reading or Luton in the Carabao Cup third round… as Carlo Ancelotti’s Everton play Class of 92’s Salford in round two
- The second and third rounds of this season’s Carabao Cup have been drawn
- Everton will host Salford in the second round while Harrogate face West Brom
- Manchester City will face the winners of Crystal Palace and Bournemouth
- Liverpool and Manchester United are away against lower league opposition
- The biggest round of the third round will see Leicester City face Arsenal
- Tottenham face five games in two weeks between September 13 and 24
Liverpool and Manchester United will face lower league opposition in the third round of the Carabao Cup.
The draws for both the second and third round of the cup were announced on Sunday afternoon.
Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool will visit the winners of Bradford City against Lincoln, while Manchester United will face the winner of Reading and Luton.
Carlo Ancelotti’s Everton will face up against the Class of 92’s League Two Salford City side
Salford and fellow League Two side Harrogate Town will both face Premier League sides
Liverpool and Manchester United have been drawn against lower league opposition in the cup
Meanwhile holders Manchester City will face either Bournemouth or Crystal Palace while Chelsea will face one of Middlesbrough or Barnsley.
Should Pep Guardiola’s side win the competition, it will mean they have won the competition four years in a row.
One of the biggest games of the third round tie will see last year’s semi-finalists Leicester City face Arsenal.
Tottenham’s hectic start to the season has been increased as they will face the winners of Leyton Orient or Plymouth.
Tottenham will likely have to play their youngsters as they have five games in 11 days
It means that Jose Mourinho’s side now face five games in 11 days, including Everton, Southampton and two Europa League ties.
One of the more intriguing ties of the second round will see Everton face the Class of 92’s Salford City.
Salford’s League Two compatriots Harrogate Town will also face Premier League opposition against West Brom.
Arsenal will face Leicester in arguably the biggest game of the third round Carabao Cup draw
Manchester City will look to retain the Carabao Cup and win it for the fourth season in a row
THE CARABAO CUP SECOND ROUND DRAW IN FULL
Burnley v Sheffield United
Burton Albion v Aston Villa
Bradford v Lincoln
Leeds United v Hull City
Everton v Salford City
Wolves v Stoke
Rochdale v Sheffield Wednesday
West Brom v Harrogate Town
Middlesbrough v Barnsley
Derby v Preston
Newcastle v Blackburn
Morecambe v Oldham
Fleetwood v Port Vale
West Ham v Charlton Athletic
Ipswich v Fulham
Oxford United v Watford
Bournemouth v Crystal Palace
Leyton Orient v Plymouth
Southampton v Brentford
Bristol City v Northampton Town
Reading v Luton
Millwall v Cheltenham Town
Brighton v Portsmouth
Newport v Cambridge
Gillingham v Coventry
THE CARABAO CUP THIRD ROUND DRAW IN FULL
Bradford or Lincoln v Liverpool
Bristol City or Northampton v Burton Albion or Aston Villa
Morecambe or Oldham v Newcastle or Blackburn
Reading or Luton v Manchester United
Derby or Preston v Brighton or Bournemouth
Ipswich or Fulham v Rochdale or Sheffield Wednesday
Manchester City v Bournemouth or Crystal Palace
Millwall or Cheltenham v Burnley or Sheffield United
Chelsea v Middlesbrough or Barnsley
Wolves or Stoke v Gillingham or Coventry
Leicester City v Arsenal
West Brom or Harrogate Town v Southampton or Brentford
Newport or Cambridge v Oxford or Watford
Fleetwood Town or Port Vale v Everton or Salford City
Leyton Orient or Portsmouth v Tottenham
West Ham or Charlton v Leeds United or Hull City
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