EFL Or Carabao Cup 2018–19; Teams, Schedule, Fixtures And Dates

EFL Or Carabao Cup 2018–19; Teams, Schedule, Fixtures And Dates

         The EFL Cup which is also known as Carabao Cup is on-going with its 59th season of the EFL Cup 2018–19. The tournament was open to completely 92 clubs play a part in the Premier League and the English Football League.

Just ten days later the beginning of the Football League season, the first round was played on 14 August 2018. The club Manchester City is the defending champions and the final is going to be held on 24 February 2019 at Wembley Stadium in London.

First Round

There was a total number of 70 clubs participated in the first round. Out of the 70 clubs 24 teams were from League Two (tier four), 24 from League One (tier three) as well as 22 from the Championship (tier two).

The draw for this round was allocated among ‘northern’ and ‘southern’ divisions, and teams were drawn in contradiction of a team from the similar division.

DateMatches
14 August 2018Blackpool 3-1 Barnsley
14 August 2018Carlisle United 1-5 Blackburn Rovers
14 August 2018Crewe Alexandra 1-1 Fleetwood Town (3-4 pens.)
14 August 2018Grimsby Town 0-2 Rochdale
14 August 2018Leeds United 2-1 Bolton Wanderers
14 August 2018Macclesfield Town 1-1 Bradford City (4-1 pens.)
14 August 2018Mansfield Town 6-1 Accrington Stanley
14 August 2018Middlesbrough 3-3 Notts County (4-3 pens.)
14 August 2018Nottingham Forest 1-1 Bury (10-9 pens.)
14 August 2018Oldham Athletic 0-2 Derby County
14 August 2018Port Vale 0-4 Lincoln City
14 August 2018Preston North End 3-1 Morecambe
14 August 2018Rotherham United 3-1 Wigan Athletic
14 August 2018Scunthorpe United 1-2 Doncaster Rovers
14 August 2018Sheffield United 1-1 Hull City (4-5 pens.)
14 August 2018Shrewsbury Town 1-2 Burton Albion
14 August 2018Tranmere Rovers 1-3 Walsall
14 August 2018Bristol City 0-1 Plymouth Argyle
14 August 2018Bristol Rovers 2-1 Crawley Town
14 August 2018Cambridge United 1-4 Newport County
14 August 2018Cheltenham Town 2-2 Colchester United (6-5 pens.)
14 August 2018Exeter City 1-1 Ipswich Town (4-2 pens)
14 August 2018Millwall 0-0 Gillingham (3-1 pens.)
14 August 2018Milton Keynes Dons 3-0 Charlton Athletic
14 August 2018Norwich City 3-1 Stevenage
14 August 2018Oxford United 2-0 Coventry City
14 August 2018Portsmouth 1-2 AFC Wimbledon
14 August 2018Queens Park Rangers 2-0 Peterborough United
14 August 2018Reading 2-0 Birmingham City
14 August 2018Southend United 2-4 Brentford
14 August 2018Swindon Town 0-1 Forest Green Rovers
14 August 2018West Bromwich Albion 1-0 Luton Town
14 August 2018Wycombe Wanderers 1-1 Northampton Town (7-6 pens.)
14 August 2018Yeovil Town 0-1 Aston Villa
16 August 2018Sunderland 3-2 Sheffield Wednesday

 

Second Round

In the second round, 50 clubs took part in it. The winners of the first round joined the second round along with the two continuing Championship (tier two) clubs that is Swansea and Stoke City. Also, along with 13 Premier League clubs not involved in European tournament this season.

DateMatches
28 August 2018Leicester 4-0 Fleetwood Town
28 August 2018Leeds United 0-2 Preston North End
28 August 2018Sheffield Wednesday 0-2 Wolves
28 August 2018Doncaster Rovers 1-2 Blackpool
28 August 2018Burton Albion 1-0 Aston Villa
28 August 2018Hull City 0-4 Derby County
28 August 2018Middlesbrough 2-1 Rochdale
28 August 2018Blackburn Rovers 4-1 Lincoln City
28 August 2018West Brom 2-1 Mansfield Town
28 August 2018Walsall 3-3 Macclesfield Town (1-3 pens)
28 August 2018Stoke City 2-0 Huddersfield Town
28 August 2018Brighton 0-1 Southampton
28 August 2018Queens Park Rangers 3-1 Bristol Rovers
28 August 2018Wimbledon 1-3 West Ham
28 August 2018Fulham 2-0 Exeter City
28 August 2018Wycombe Wanderers 2-2 Forest Green Rovers (4-3 pens)
28 August 2018Cardiff City 1-3 Norwich City
28 August 2018Brentford 1-0 Cheltenham Town
28 August 2018Swansea City 0-1 Crystal Palace
28 August 2018Newport County 0-3 Oxford United
28 August 2018Bournemouth 3-0 MK Dons
29 August 2018Reading 0-2 Watford
29 August 2018Everton 3-1 Rotherham United
29 August 2018Millwall 3-2 Plymouth Argyle
29 August 2018Nottingham Forest 3-1 Newcastle United

 

Third Round

DateMatches
25 September 2018West Brom 0-3 Crystal Palace
25 September 2018Burton Albion 2-1 Burnley
25 September 2018Wycombe Wanderers 3-4 Norwich City
25 September 2018Oxford United 0-3 Manchester City
25 September 2018Millwall 1-3 Fulham
25 September 2018Bournemouth 3-2 Blackburn Rovers
25 September 2018Preston North End 2-2 Middlesbrough (3-4 pens)
25 September 2018Wolves 0-0 Leicester City (1-3 pens)
25 September 2018Blackpool 2-0 Queens Park Rangers
25 September 2018Manchester United 2-2 Derby County (7-8 pens)
26 September 2018Nottingham Forest 3-2 Stoke City
26 September 2018Arsenal 3-1 Brentford
26 September 2018Liverpool 1-2 Chelsea
26 September 2018Tottenham 2-2 Watford (4-2 pens)
26 September 2018West Ham 8-0 Macclesfield Town
2 October 2018Everton 1-1 Southampton (3-4 pens)

 

Fourth Round

DateMatches
30 October 2018Bournemouth 2-1 Norwich
30 October 2018Burton Albion 3-2 Nottingham Forest
31 October 2018Arsenal 2-1 Blackpool
31 October 2018Chelsea 3-2 Derby County
31 October 2018West Ham 1-3 Tottenham
31 October 2018Middlesbrough 1-0 Crystal Palace
1 November 2018Manchester City 2-0 Fulham
27 November 2018Leicester City 0-0 Southampton (6-5 pens)

 

Quarter-finals

DateMatches
18 December 2018Middlesbrough 0-1 Burton Albion
18 December 2018Leicester City 1-1 Manchester City (1-3 pens)
19 December 2018Arsenal 0-2 Tottenham
19 December 2018Chelsea 1-0 Bournemouth

 

Semi-finals

First Leg

8 January 2019- Tottenham Hotspur 1–0 Chelsea

9 January 2019- Manchester City 9–0 Burton Albion

Second leg

23 January 2019- Burton Albion 0–1 Manchester City

24 January 2019- Chelsea 2–1 Tottenham Hotspur

Final Round

The final match is going to be held at Wembley Stadium on 24th February 2019, with Chelsea against Manchester City.

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