The draws for the Semi-finals of the 2022/2023 Carabao Cup season have been made.
Tournament’s favorites Manchester United, will travel to West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire to face Nottingham forest at the City ground in the first semi-finals while Southampton will play host to Newcastle United.
Manchester United who are in a much better position to end their seven-year wait for a major trophy since winning the last one in Jose Mourinho’s first season at the club in 2015/2016 season after winning the UEFA Europa League, will move a step closer to ending their trophiless drought when they play Nottingham Forest.
Erik Ten Hag’s men, who are in an eight-game winning streak, defeated Charlton Athletic 3-0 at old Trafford on Tuesday night to reach the last four having beaten Burnley in the round of 16.
Their opponent Nottingham Forest who are three-time holders of the league cup, had to fight hard to reach the last four after beating Wolverhampton Wanderers at home on penalties after a 1-1 draw at full-time.
Premier League highflyers Newcastle United, will look to end their 47 years league cup wait as they travel to Saint Mary’s to play Southampton.
Newcastle United dug deep to record a 2-0 win over Leicester City in the quarter finals as Southampton upset Manchester City 2-0 to set a meeting with Eddie Howe’s Men who were at the semis in 2017.
The Carabao Cup semi-finals first leg ties will be played on January 23rd.