Carling Cup draw: Newcastle take on Gunners

Carling Cup draw: Newcastle take on Gunners

Chelsea’s conquerors Newcastle were drawn at home to Arsenal in the fourth round of the Carling Cup today.

The Magpies claimed a thrilling 4-3 success over the Barclays Premier League champions at Stamford Bridge in midweek.

Holders Manchester United, who beat Scunthorpe in the last round, are at home to Wolves.

Brentford’s reward for their penalty shoot-out victory over Everton was a visit to another top-flight team, Birmingham, while Northampton, who stunned Liverpool at Anfield, were handed a trip to Ipswich.

Wigan boss Roberto Martinez welcomes former club Swansea to the DW Stadium.

The draw in full for the fourth round of the Carling Cup:

Newcastle v Arsenal

Birmingham v Brentford

Wigan v Swansea

Aston Villa v Burnley

Leicester v West Brom

Manchester United v Wolves

West Ham v Stoke

Ipswich v Northampton

* Ties will be played in the week commencing October 25.

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