Tottenham have been given an automatic ticket to the Carabao Cup fourth round. With Leyton Orient forced to forfeit their round-three tie due to Covid-19 results of their team.
Jose Mourinho’s men will now host Chelsea in a London Derby.
This is coming after the original fixture between Spurs and Orient was called off on Tuesday, after several Leyton players tested positive for COVID-19.
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On Friday, an EFL statement reads;
“In accordance with Carabao Cup Rules, Tottenham Hotspur have been awarded with a bye to progress to Round Four of the Carabao Cup and will now play Chelsea on Tuesday 29 September.”
Check out the complete fourth round of Carabao Cup (EFL Cup) draw below:
Liverpool vs Arsenal
Burnley vs Manchester City
Brentford vs Fulham
Everton vs West Ham
Aston Villa vs Stoke City
Leyton Orient/Tottenham Hotspur vs Chelsea
Newport County vs Newcastle United
Brighton & Hove Albion vs Manchester United
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