Carabao Cup: Manchester United to host Mancity

Carabao Cup: Manchester United to host Mancity

The Carabao Cup semi-finals will see Manchester United host Manchester city at the Old Trafford while Tottenham Hotspot will host Championship side, Brentford, reports searchsport.org

After the encounter between Everton and Manchester United in the Carabao Cup which sees Manchester United qualify to the semi-final with 2-0 scoreline. The draw was made.

The matches will be played in the first week of January. On the fourth of January.

However, the final will take a while before being played. Meaning that, it will take place in April 25 hoping to have fans in attendance at the Wembley Stadium.

The Championship side, Brentford qualify to the semi-final after beating Premier League side, Newcastle United 1-0 on Tuesday night. The goal came-in in the second half of the match.

The first half ended goalless before Josh Dasilva of Brentford gave them the only goal of the encounter in the second half.

The current holder of the Cup, Manchester City will be aiming to win it for the fifth time consecutively after beating struggling Arsenal 4-1 at the Emirates Stadium.

Stroke City was beaten 3-1 by Tottenham Hotspot which enabled Spurs booked the semi-final ticket.

With the Corona Virus changing everything in football. The semi-finals will only take place in a single leg affairs. Which used to be a double header before.

The previous stages before the semi-finals do not entertained extra-time but it will be introduced in the semi-finals to get the winner Incase there’s no winner after 90 minutes.

In absence of a winner after extra minutes then the matches will see a penalty shoot-out to get the winner.

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