Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp joked they asked Aston Villa to travel to Qatar to play their Carabao Cup quarter-final as he did not want to upset the EFL or FIFA.
Liverpool will use different squads in the Club World Cup and their Carabao Cup quarter-final after it was confirmed they will play two fixtures on consecutive days.
Liverpool’s Carabao Cup quarter-final against Aston Villa will be played on its original date of December 17, the EFL has announced.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith sympathises with Liverpool as the Premier League leaders try to thrash out a solution to their fixture congestion.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes the Carabao Cup is in need of an overhaul as the club try to thrash out a solution to their fixture congestion.
Marcus Rashford says confidence is growing in the Manchester United ranks following a third consecutive away win.
Marcus Rashford drew comparisions with Cristiano Ronaldo following his wonder-strike against Chelsea.
Tommy Doyle got some calming words from his grandfather Glyn Pardoe before following in his footsteps to make his Manchester City debut on Tuesday night.
Leicester goalkeeper Danny Ward made the most of his opportunity as he shone in the Carabao Cup win at Burton.
Pep Guardiola claimed it was too early to start thinking about winning the Carabao Cup for a third successive year, but his side showed few signs of weakness as they brushed aside Southampton 3-1 to reach the quarter-finals.
Assistant manager Chris Davies believes Leicester’s Carabao Cup win at Burton shows how much they trust their squad.