Capital One Cup Fourth Round Draw: Chelsea get Arsenal


LONDON (Sporting Alert) — English Premier League giants Chelsea and Arsenal have been drawn together in the fourth round of the Capital One Cup, following the draw on Wednesday night.

Chelsea brushed aside Swindon Town 2-0 in their third round clash with Fernando Torres and Ramires providing the goals for Jose Mourinho’s side.

Arsenal, on Wednesday, got past West Bromwich on penalties after the two teams played to a 1-1 draw after extra-time with that victory earning Arsene Wenger’s team a tie with fellow EPL side Chelsea.

Another all Premier League clash in the draw sees Manchester City, who ripped apart Wigan 5-0 in their 3rd round game, taking on Newcastle United.

David Moyes and Manchester United have been handed a home draw with Norwich City, following a close 1-0 win over Liverpool at Old Trafford on Wednesday.

Elsewhere, the on form Tottenham have drawn against Hull City, Sunderland take on Southampton, Birmingham, who knocked out holders Swansea City, have been reward with a home clash with Stoke City, while Burnley face West Ham and Leicester City host Fulham.

Fourth round draw:

Sunderland v Southampton
Leicester v Fulham
Birmingham v Stoke
Manchester United v Norwich
Burnley v West Ham
Arsenal v Chelsea
Tottenham v Hull
Newcastle v Manchester City