ith the third round of the Carabao Cup well underway, a number of teams have already secured their progression and now shift their focus to the draw for the next round.
Leicester eased past Newport to seal their place in the fourth-round draw, while Bournemouth hammered Everton and Vincent Kompany’s Burnley side got the better of Crawley.
The biggest shock so far has been Brentford’s exit at the hands of Gillingham, with the Bees losing a penalty shootout on home soil after the League Two outfit scored with their only shot of the match.
At least six more top-flight clubs will go through on Wednesday night, with a number of all-Premier League ties taking place. Manchester City host Chelsea in a heavyweight clash, while Arsenal face Brighton and Tottenham travel to play Nottingham Forest.
Defending champions Liverpool are at home to Derby, before the round comes to an end on Thursday, with Manchester United welcoming Aston Villa to Old Trafford in the only match on the night.
Here is all you need to know about the Carabao Cup fourth-round draw…
When is the Carabao Cup fourth-round draw?
The draw for the fourth round of the Carabao Cup will take place on Thursday, November 10, 2022.
It will be held after the conclusion of Manchester United vs Aston Villa at Old Trafford, the final third-round match. Assuming that match does not go to penalties, the draw should begin at about after 10pm GMT.
The draw will be conducted by Peter Schmeichel and Dion Dublin, alongside host Mark Chapman.
How can I watch the Carabao Cup fourth-round draw?
TV channel: The draw will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Football, with Sky Sports News also likely to have coverage.
Live stream: Sky Sports subscribers can also watch the draw live online via the Sky Go app.
When will the Carabao Cup fourth-round fixtures be played?
The Carabao Cup fourth-round matches will take place on the week commencing December 19.
That is just a day after the World Cup final in Qatar, so Premier League sides can be expected to field significantly weakened teams.
Carabao Cup fourth-round ball numbers
The ball numbers for the fourth-round draw have not yet been announced, but a number of the 16 teams involved have already been confirmed after Tuesday night’s action.
Manchester United/Aston Villa