Liverpool-Chelsea the standout match in English League Cup

ABS-CBN Sports on Aug 31, 2018 07:28 AM
Liverpool-Chelsea the standout match in English League Cup
FILE - Liverpool's manager Jurgen Klopp celebrates after his team won the final match against Leicester City FC at the Premier League Asia Trophy soccer tournament in Hong Kong, Saturday, July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

LONDON (AP) — Liverpool will host Chelsea in the standout match in the third round of the English League Cup.

There were three other all-Premier League matches in the draw made on Thursday: Tottenham vs. Watford; Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Leicester; and Everton vs. Southampton.

Manchester City, the defending champion, was drawn away to third-tier Oxford United, while Manchester United will play at home to second-tier Derby County, now managed by Frank Lampard.

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Draw:

West Bromwich Albion vs. Crystal Palace

Arsenal vs. Brentford

Burton Albion vs. Burnley

Wycombe Wanderers vs. Norwich

Oxford United vs. Manchester City

West Ham vs. Macclesfield

Millwall vs. Fulham

Liverpool vs. Chelsea

Bournemouth vs. Blackburn

Preston vs. Middlesbrough

Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Leicester

Tottenham vs. Watford

Blackpool vs. Queens Park Rangers

Everton vs. Southampton

Manchester United vs. Derby

Nottingham Forest vs. Stoke

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