The Carabao Cup is one of the most respected cup competitions in the world of football. However, Man City have won the title on so many occasions over the past four years. This means that Pep Guardiola and his players could retain the title this season. However, there are some teams that could be eliminated from the competition this week. Let us take a look at some of them.
1. Man United
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer narrowly defeated West Ham United in the English Premier League on Sunday afternoon. However, he could lose to West Ham United in the Carabao Cup this week. This is mainly due to the fact that players like Cristiano Ronaldo and Jadon Sancho May be rested for the game.
Thomas Tuchel defeated Tottenham in the English Premier League on Sunday evening. However, Nuno Espirito Santo could also be beaten by Wolverhampton Wanderers in the Carabao Cup this week. The likes of Harry Kane and Sergio Reguilon could be rested for the match against Wolverhampton Wanderers.
The London team will play against Aston Villa in the Carabao Cup this week. Thomas Tuchel will likely start with players like Timo Werner and Callum Hudson-Odoi. This means that Chelsea could suffer elimination this week.