Chelsea will face Manchester City in the Carabao Cup third round, it has been confirmed.
Thomas Tuchel’s side will travel to the Etihad to face Pep Guardiola’s side as they eye going one step better than the 2021/22 season.
Chelsea went all the way to the final at Wembley last season but lost 11-10 on penalties to Liverpool as Kepa Arrizabalaga missed the decisive kick in the capital.
Now they begin their campaign with a trip to Manchester which will take place on the week commencing of November 7th 2022.
There are a whole host of all-Premier League ties and Chelsea will fancy their chances of going the distance if they can knock out one of the tournament’s favourites early on.
Carabao Cup Third Round Draw In Full
Leicester City vs Newport County
West Ham vs Blackburn Rovers
Wolves vs Leeds United
Nottingham Forest vs Tottenham Hotspur
Manchester United vs Aston Villa
AFC Bournemouth vs Everton
Liverpool vs Derby County
Burnley vs Crawley
Bristol City vs Lincoln
Manchester City vs Chelsea
Stevenage vs Charlton
MK Dons vs Morecambe
Newcastle United vs Crystal Palace
Southampton vs Sheffield Wednesday
Arsenal vs Brighton
Brentford vs Gillingham