Chelsea To Face Lampard’s Derby County; Arsenal, Blackpool Clash


By Adeboye Amosu:
Victor Moses and his Chelsea teammates will face Derby County in the Fourth Round of the Carabao Cup, reports

The Carabao Cup draw which took place on Saturday night will see Chelsea legend, Frank Lampard, now manager of Championship side, Derby County come up against his former club at the Stamford Bridge.

Chelsea beat Liverpool 2-1 in their Third Round fixture at the Anfield Stadium on Wednesday with Eden Hazard scoring a supeb winner.

Former Nigeria international, Victor Moses, played the entire 90 minutes of the game, his first start for the Blues this season.

Derby County on the other hand edged Manchester United 8-7 on penalties after the game ended in a 2-2 draw in regulation time.


Alex Iwobi’s Arsenal were also handed a home fixture against Blackpool.

The Gunners beat Brentford 3-1 in the previous round.

Leicester City who have Nigerian duo, Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho in their ranks will come up against the winner of the Third Round tie between Everton and Southampton.

The Foxes beat Wolverhampton Wanderers 3-1 on penalties to book their Fourth Round ticket.

A date will be announced for all the Carabao Fourth Round games later.

All The Carabao Cup 4th Round Fixtures

Manchester City vs Fulham
Bournemouth vs Norwich
Arsenal vs Blackpool
Leicester vs Everton or Southampton
West Ham vs Tottenham
Middlesbrough vs Crystal Palace
Chelsea vs Derby
Burton vs Nottingham Forest

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