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Carling Cup Fourth Round Draw Revealed

 Carling Cup Fourth Round Draw Revealed

The draw for the fourth round of the Carling Cup was announced Saturday morning and several plum ties were unveiled. Current Carling Cup champions will play against Wolverhampton Wanderers at Old Trafford, while Newcastle United faces Arsenal at St James’ Park.

In the other matches, Birmingham City will play at home against Brentford, the side who knocked Everton out of the Cup. Wigan plays at home against Swansea, which will see Roberto Martinez face the side he used to manage. Aston Villa will host Burnley. West Brom will play Leicester City away, while West Ham United and Stoke City will play in the Cup just a few weeks after they played against each other in the league.

Here’s the complete draw for the fourth round:

Newcastle v Arsenal
v Brentford
Wigan v Swansea
Aston Villa v Burnley
Leicester v West Brom
Manchester United v Wolves
West Ham
v Stoke
Ipswich v Northampton

Ties will be played in the week commencing October 25. Televised games will be announced within the next two weeks.

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Founder and publisher of World Soccer Talk, Christopher Harris is the managing editor of the site. He has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Guardian and several other publications. Plus he has made appearances on NPR, BBC World, CBC, BBC Five Live, talkSPORT and beIN SPORT. Harris, who has lived in Florida since 1984, has supported Swansea City since 1979. He's also an expert on soccer in South Florida, and got engaged during half-time of a MLS game. Harris launched EPL Talk in 2005, which was rebranded as World Soccer Talk in 2013.
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One Response to Carling Cup Fourth Round Draw Revealed

  1. Spiegel83 says:

    I cant wait for the Newcastle/Arsenal game. Newcastle is gonna run right through them

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