Carabao Cup third round draw: Liverpool to take on Chelsea as Frank Lampard comes up against old boss Jose Mourinho at Manchester United
- Liverpool will face Chelsea in the third round of the Carabao Cup
- Frank Lampard takes his Derby side to face Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United
- Holders Manchester City start defence with away game against Oxford United
- Tottenham drawn at home to fellow Premier League side Watford
- Arsenal will host Championship side Brentford and Millwall play Fulham
Liverpool have been pitted against Chelsea in a mouthwatering Carabao Cup third round tie.
Meanwhile, Frank Lampard will take his Derby side to face his former boss Jose Mourinho at Manchester United.
Holders Manchester City face a trip to take on League One side Oxford United, while Tottenham were drawn at home to Watford.
Arsenal, who reached the final last season, will host Championship team Brentford.
League Two side Macclesfield will face West Ham United away.
These ties will be played the week beginning September 24.
The draw for the third round of the Carabao Cup has resulted in some interesting ties
Liverpool will face Chelsea in the standout tie of the Carabao Cup third round
Frank Lampard, now in charge of Derby, takes his side to face Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United, with the pair having enjoyed much success together when at Chelsea
Carabao Cup third round draw:
West Brom v Crystal Palace
Arsenal v Brentford
Burton v Burnley
Wycombe v Norwich
Holders Manchester City begin their defence of the trophy against League One Oxford United
Oxford United v Manchester City
West Ham v Macclesfield
Millwall v Fulham
Liverpool v Chelsea
Bournemouth v Blackburn
Preston v Middlesbrough
Wolves v Leicester
Tottenham v Watford
Blackpool v QPR
Everton v Southampton
Manchester United v Derby
Nottingham Forest v Stoke