England: Premier League
Match start: 13:30 (GMT+1)
Within two last evenings of Tuesday and Wednesday (December 19-20) semifinalists of the English tournament that is the third by the status were defined. The fight for valuable trophy will be held between the only leader of the current champion race - two most popular London clubs and also the bold representative of the Championship that has managed to win over Manchester United at a stage of a quarterfinal.
Tuesday, January the 9 th
20:45. Chelsea – Arsenal (GMT+1)
Wednesday, January 10 the 10 th
20:45. Manchester City - Bristol City (GMT+1)
As we see, according to the draw procedure we will have the London derby between Chelsea and Arsenal in semi-finals of EFL Cup 2018 and also the meeting between the football car of Josep Guardiola with the third team of the second division.
Modern regulations of the English football
We began the forecast of the forthcoming match between the teams of Sam Allardyce and Antonio Conte with the story about the draw procedure that was held earlier. After Big Sam's appointment Everton has considerably added in game level started to score steadily and very quickly it became one of the challenger for berths into the Europa League. And as the new winner of Carabao Cup now will be one of the top teams then automatically the seventh final place of the EPL becomes to be the Euro cup.
Saturday fight at Goodison Park
And right now prior to the 19 th match day the new team of Sam Allardyce after a recent long stay in a relegation zone had climbed on the 9 th place. Quite naturally, the Toffees aren't going to be satisfied with what has already been achieved. Thus, the forthcoming Saturday fight at Goodison Park of the challenger for the berth into the European League against the challenger for a new vice-championship title is extremely important for Everton and Chelsea.
An obvious favorite of the forthcoming meeting according to bookmakers was called the defending champion of the EPL.
Everton – 5.50, draw – 3.75, Chelsea – 1.60;
Chelsea win - odds 1.67 Betfair
Over 2.5 - odds 2.12 Pinnacle