MANCHESTER (Sporting Alert) — Liverpool welcome the return of Luis Suarez, but Manchester United look well set to be without Robin van Persie for Wednesday’s Capital One Cup clash at Old Trafford.
Suarez returns after serving his 10-match ban and manager Brendan Rodgers confirms that the striker will play some part in the game, although he is yet to confirm over whether he will start or come off the bench.
The Manchester United and Liverpool clash is just one of five games taking place in the English League Cup on Wednesday night.
In other games, the on form Arsenal will take on fellow English Premier League side West Brom at The Hawthorns, with Arsene Wenger’s side looking good to pick up another victory and progress to the fourth round.
Swansea City busy season continues when they travel to face Championship side Birmingham City, Newcastle United tackle Leeds United, while Tranmere Rovers go up against Stoke City.
Wednesday, September 25 (EST) – Capital One Cup Fixture
Birmingham City v Swansea City (2:45)
Manchester United v Liverpool (2:45)
Newcastle United v Leeds United (2:45)
Tranmere Rovers v Stoke City (2:45)
West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal (3:00)