Liverpool will face Arsenal for the 12th time in a League Cup tie. With each team winning 6 times, this is going to be an exciting watch for the neutrals.
The Reds are all set to face the Gunners in the second leg of the Carabao cup Semifinals. Arsenal host Liverpool at the Emirates stadium after a goalless draw in the first leg at Anfield. The last two League cup fixtures between these two sides have ended in a goalless draw. The last two matches in this competition were decided on penalties.
Liverpool have won this tournament on 8 different occasions and 4 times runners-up and is one of the most successful clubs in this tournament. Liverpool now has the opportunity to win the Carabao Cup for the 9th time. However, the Merseyside giants have not won any domestic cup under Klopp. This is the third time the Reds have reached the semifinals under the German boss.
Liverpool in the League Cup
This is Liverpool’s 18th League cup Semifinals. Takumi Minamino is the only payer who has played all four games of the Carabao cup this season. Moreover, he has scored six goals in six league cup games so far. Can he make it 7 out of 7 tonight?
The Scottish left-back Andy Robertson will make his 200th appearance for the club in all competitions since his arrival from Hull City in the summer of 2017. Meanwhile, 13 times Liverpool have been involved in League Cup penalty shootouts and have won nine times.
This will be the sixth time Martin Atkinson takes charge of the game between these two teams and the Reds have won only once under him.
A ticket to Wembley is up for grabs as the Reds and the Gunners battle it out at the Emirates.