Arsenal to host Man Utd in Continental League Cup quarter-finals as holders Chelsea draw West Ham
Arsenal will host Manchester United within the quarter-finals of the Continental Tyres League Cup, whereas holders Chelsea will go to West Ham.
Tottenham will face Championship leaders Liverpool at dwelling and both Charlton/Leicester or Manchester Metropolis will host Bristol Metropolis.
Manchester Metropolis require a victory of their rearranged sport towards Leicester – postponed resulting from Covid-19 instances in Gareth Taylor’s aspect camp – to safe prime spot of their closing group sport.
Ought to they fail to win the match, completely different permutations can see both Leicester or Charlton progress to the final eight.
The quarter-final ties might be performed on January 19 and 20.
The Soccer Affiliation introduced the ultimate might be held at AFC Wimbledon’s Cherry Purple Information Stadium on March 5.
The showpiece might be performed in entrance of a crowd of as much as 9,000 spectators, with followers due again after Chelsea, as a part of a home treble, beat Bristol Metropolis 6-0 in final season’s closing at Watford’s Vicarage Highway behind closed doorways.
Kelly Simmons, the FA’s director of the ladies’s skilled sport, mentioned: “We wished a extremely intimate stadium that might probably generate a extremely good ambiance.
“We really feel now we have that in AFC Wimbledon and we’re actually wanting ahead to welcoming followers for this closing, who I’m certain will create a extremely good buzz throughout the stadium.”
Emma Hayes’ Chelsea aspect, who together with Arsenal had been exempt from the group stage resulting from their participation within the Champions League group stage, are aiming to retain the cup for the third consecutive 12 months.
Quarter-final attract full:
West Ham United v Chelsea
Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool
Charlton/Leicester Metropolis or Manchester Metropolis v Bristol Metropolis
Arsenal v Manchester Metropolis