Capital One Cup quarter-final draw: Derby County to host Chelsea

The Capital One Cup quarter-final draw was made yesterday, and Championship league leaders Derby County will face the Premier League leaders Chelsea at the iPro stadium in December, reports BBC Sport

The full draw is as follows: Derby County vs Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur vs Newcastle United, AFC Bournemouth vs Liverpool, and Sheffield United vs Southampton. The quarter-final games will be played on the week beginning on the 15th of December.

Derby County made it to the last-eight by seeing past fellow Championship side Fulham 5-2 in the fourth round. Chelsea won 2-1 away to League Two’s Shrewsbury Town. Tottenham Hotspur beat Championship side Brighton & Hove Albion 2-0. Newcastle won away to holders Manchester City. AFC Bournemouth earned a shock win against Premier League side West Bromwich Albion. Liverpool won 2-1 against Swansea City. Sheffield United saw past League One side MK Dons. Southampton won away against fellow top flight side Stoke City.

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