Man United to host West Ham in EFL Cup quarter-finals

Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Juan Mata (R) celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal of the EFL (English Football League) Cup fourth round match between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on October 26, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Oli SCARFF / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications. /

Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United were handed a home tie with West Ham United in Wednesday’s League Cup quarter-final draw after eliminating derby foes Manchester City.

United saw off holders City courtesy of a 54th-minute Juan Mata goal at Old Trafford and will now entertain Slaven Bilic’s West Ham, who pulled off a 2-1 upset win at home to Chelsea.

West Ham United's Swiss midfielder Edimilson Fernandes (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring their second goal during the EFL (English Football League) Cup fourth round match between West Ham United and Chelsea at The London Stadium in east London on October 26, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Ian KINGTON /

In the only other all-Premier League last-eight tie, Southampton — 1-0 victors over Sunderland — will visit Arsenal.

Liverpool, who beat Tottenham Hotspur on Tuesday, host second-tier Leeds United, while Championship leaders Newcastle United visit Hull City.

English Football League Cup quarter-final draw (ties to be played the week commencing November 28):

Liverpool v Leeds

Manchester United v West Ham

Hull v Newcastle

Arsenal v Southampton


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