Carabao Cup LIVE scores and updates: Arsenal vs Leeds, Chelsea vs Southampton

LIVE – CARABAO CUP: Arsenal name a strong side to face Leeds for a place in the quarter-finals, while Saul Niguez finally gets another start for Chelsea against Southampton

After a thrilling weekend of Premier League action, the Carabao Cup returns with 16 teams vying for a place in the quarter finals of this season’s competition.  

Mikel Arteta’s in-form Arsenal host Leeds United at the Emirates Stadium, having shaken off a slow start to the season to enjoy a seven-game unbeaten run.

Elsewhere, Chelsea will hope their superb translates in the cup as they host Southampton at Stamford Bridge, having smashed seven past Norwich on Saturday, while Queens Park Rangers take on League One’s Sunderland. 

Follow Sportsmail’s OLLIE LEWIS for build-up, team news and live Carabao Cup coverage from around the grounds this evening.