Defending champions Manchester City will face League One side Burton in the Carabao Cup semi-finals.

Tottenham will face Chelsea in one other last-four battle, using the ties to be played over two legs in fourteen days beginning 7 and 21 January.

City and Tottenham would be at home within their very first legs.

It is a very first major semi final for Burton, that have only been playing in the EFL Cup for 10 years, having won the National League in ’09.

Nigel Clough’s side beat Middlesbrough 1-0 on Tuesday, becoming the first team from the next grade to reach the previous four as Sheffield United, handled by Clough, did so in 2014 15.

Their opponents Manchester City, that beat Leicester on fines, have won a number of those five finals.

Tottenham, yet to acquire a prize beneath Mauricio Pochettino, qualified to its last four with a 2-0 derby using over Arsenal on Wednesday. Chelsea, whose manager Maurizio Sarri never won a major competition, be at Bournemouth 1-0.


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