Fans of English Football are in for a great time when the top teams there go head to head for the top honours in the Carabao Cup’s eagerly awaited knockouts on the 30th and 31st October exclusively on Vh1 India & Colors Infinity.
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The third round has already witnessed 32 teams battle it out for progression in the competition, with many scares and surprises as Manchester United needed penalties to overcome Rochdale – a League One team, while Tottenham fell victim to League Two side Colchester United.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Red Devils have a lot to prove as they now face a tough trip to Stamford Bridge where the mighty blues – Chelsea — await them.
Underrated Premiere League contenders Arsenal take on current leaders Liverpool at Anfield, while last year’s champions Manchester City face Southampton in their pursuit of a third consecutive Carabao Cup at home at the Etihad Stadium.
The Carabao Cup fixtures, and where you can watch them
Carabao Cup Fixtures
|Everton vs Watford||30th October||1:15am||Vh1 SD|
|Manchester City vs Southampton||30th October||1:15am||Vh1 HD and Colors Infinity HD|
|Liverpool vs Arsenal||31st October||1:00am||Vh1 SD and HD|
|Chelsea vs Manchester United||31st October||1:35am||Colors Infinity HD|
On adding Carabao Cup football to the channels’ programming, Hashim D’Souza – Head of Programming, English Entertainment, Viacom18, said “Offering comprehensive entertainment for our audience across ages and milieu, we continue to add properties in our programming, from big ticket international awards to some of the most popular shows, as well as coveted events like the Carabao Cup.
“The fandom of English football in India is larger than any other league, and we’re showcasing some of the biggest knockout clashes of the season to the audience. With a few surprises in the previous round of matches, we expect fireworks in the upcoming games,” D’Souza said.