After a night of Carabao Cup drama which included stoppage-time winners and penalty shootouts, the third round is starting to shape up, with Manchester City, Spurs, Liverpool, and Manchester United now aware of their opponents.
All third-round ties are to be played in the week commencing 21 September 2020, and the final of the 2020-21 Carabao Cup will take place on 28th February 2021 at Wembley Stadium.
Here are the confirmed Third Round ties
- Lincoln City v Liverpool
- Bristol City/Northampton Town v Aston Villa
- Morecambe v Newcastle United
- Luton Town v Manchester United
- Preston North End v Brighton/Portsmouth
- Ipswich Town/Fulham v Sheffield Wednesday
- Manchester City v Bournemouth
- West Ham Utd v Leeds Utd/Hull City
- Millwall v Burnley/Sheffield Utd
- Chelsea v Barnsley
- Wolves/Stoke City v Gillingham
- Leicester City v Arsenal
- West Brom/Harrogate Town v Southampton/Brentford
- Newport County v Watford
- Fleetwood Town v Everton/Salford City
- Leyton Orient v Tottenham Hotspur
The winners of this season's cup will not qualify for the Europa League as in the past, but will instead go into the UEFA Europa Conference League (UECL), a new European competition.