Blues to face West Ham or Hull if they beat Fleetwood

Thursday, 17 September, 2020 13comments  |  Jump to last
David Moyes could be in line for a return to Goodison Park if Everton beat Fleetwood and West Ham knock Hull City out of the Carabao Cup next week.

The four clubs were drawn together in this evening's draw for the League Cup Fourth Round, with Everton or Joey Barton's Fleetwood playing at home to either the Hammers or the Tigers.

The full draw, which sees the rest of the Premier League clubs (those involved in Europe) join the competition to bring the total to 15) was as follows:

Lincoln City/Liverpool v Leicester City/Arsenal
Millwall/Burnley v Manchester City/Bournemouth
West Brom/Brentford v Fulham/Sheffield Wednesday
Fleetwood Town/Everton v West Ham/Hull City
Bristol City/Aston Villa v Stoke City/Gillingham
Leyton Orient/Tottenham v Chelsea/Barnsley
Newport County/Watford v Morecambe/Newcastle United
Preston North End/Brighton v Luton Town/Manchester United

The ties will be played the week of 28th September.  

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Sean Smythe
1 Posted 17/09/2020 at 22:13:10
John Otway
2 Posted 17/09/2020 at 22:17:12
Was there ever a better chance to win silverware.
Rob Halligan
3 Posted 17/09/2020 at 22:26:36
RS (or Lincoln) v Leicester or Arsenal, and Spurs v Chelsea. So some top Premier League clubs going out. As John says, a great chance to finally win some silverware. We could be in the quarter-finals before the end of September, so Carlo needs to take this competition seriously.
Tom Bowers
5 Posted 17/09/2020 at 22:37:32
That's a good draw. We will need the first team for that one.

By the way, am I missing something ? RS buying Thiago in instalments ?????

Stephen Vincent
6 Posted 17/09/2020 at 22:40:59
Yeah. They've just got his head and will get a leg at Christmas.
Tony Everan
7 Posted 17/09/2020 at 22:43:53
If the favs win then it’s a home game against Moyes’s West Ham. The B team will have to become an A/B team for that one.
Kevin Prytherch
8 Posted 17/09/2020 at 22:59:17
This should be a case of get past Fleetwood then take the competition seriously. Our second string should still beat Fleetwood
John Raftery
9 Posted 17/09/2020 at 23:46:49
As happened last season, we have a pathway to the quarter-final. What happens then is dependent partly on the luck of the draw and partly on our form in the tricky months of December and January.

This season we appear to have a stronger squad to cope with the extra fixtures. The only missing ingredient is crowd support but teams must by now have learned how to cope with that.

David Ellis
10 Posted 18/09/2020 at 04:14:06
Good draw for us and four/five of the strong teams facing off before the quarter finals make it a great draw overall. Wolves out already?
Ron Morgan
12 Posted 18/09/2020 at 08:38:53
Wolves lost to Stoke last night.
Clarence Yurcan
15 Posted 18/09/2020 at 14:46:26
Stephen #6, brilliant! that literally made me LOL
Justin Doone
16 Posted 18/09/2020 at 19:22:19
IF.. remember it's only IF..

Let's not start looking ahead just yet.

Each game as it comes.

Matthew Williams
17 Posted 21/09/2020 at 11:32:35
So sweet if we could play the Hammers. I still have nightmares about Lampard's Dad dancing around the corner flag so many years ago. finally win this trophy... simply beyond words.

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