Capital One Cup: Rodgers In Emotional Return To Former Club

It will be an emotional return for Liverpool Manager Brendan Rodgers, when he leads his wards to face his former club, Swansea City in the Fourth Round of the Capital One Cup following the draw held on Wednesday.

Brendan Rodgers
Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool, who edged past championship side, Middlesbrough in a marathon penalty shootout in the last 32, will host Swansea, who are riding high in fifth place in the English Premier League, EPL.

Holders Manchester City entertain struggling Newcastle United and Premier League leaders Chelsea travel to fourth tier Shrewsbury Town, the lowest-ranked team left in the competition.

Stoke City host in-form Southampton in the other all-Premier League tie and Tottenham Hotspur entertain second tier Brighton & Hove Albion.

The Fixtures

Tottenham Hotspur vs Brighton and Hove Albion; Stoke City vs Southampton; Bournemouth vs West Bromwich; Albion; Shrewsbury Town vs Chelsea; Liverpool vs Swansea City; MK Dons vs Sheffield United Manchester City vs Newcastle United and Fulham vs Derby County)

 

 

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