The third round of the 2022/23 Carabao Cup is upon us and the 16 victors of these ties will swiftly learn their fate in regard to their next opponents in the competition.
The third round draw threw up some mammoth all-Premier League affairs and, hopefully, a similar theme will continue this time around with teams from the top flight destined to dominate the fourth round draw.
Here’s everything you need to know about the 2022/23 Carabao Cup draw.
The 2022/23 Carabao Cup fourth round draw will take place immediately after Manchester United’s third round tie against Aston Villa on Thursday 10 November.
The possibility of extra-time means an exact time for the start of the draw is unknown, but it should kick-off before 22:30 (BST).
How can I watch the 2022/23 Carabao Cup fourth round 16 draw?
Sky currently has the rights to live coverage of the Carabao Cup and their Main Event and Football channels will be broadcasting United’s tie with Villa on Thursday.
Thus, with the draw following up that game, Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Football are where you can watch the 2022/23 Carabao Cup fourth-round draw.
We will find out the 16 teams in the 2022/23 Carabao Cup draw following the conclusion of the third round.
The third round ties are being played over three days between Tuesday 8 and Thursday 10 November.
The draw is a simple one. There are no seedings, nor any restrictions over potential opponents.
The 16 teams will be drawn from a hat, with the first team being drawn playing the tie at home. Their fourth round opponent will be the team next drawn out.
That pattern continues until eight ties have been drawn in total.
The eight fourth-round ties are scheduled to take place immediately after the World Cup on the week commencing (w/c) 19 December.
Key dates for 2022/23 Carabao Cup
The games come thick and fast in this competition in the new year with the final being held at Wembley Stadium on 26 February 2023.
Quarter-final ties are scheduled for the w/c 9 January, while the two-legged semi-final affairs are scheduled for w/c 23 and 30 January.