League Cup - 8 January 2020

Danny Drinkwater joins Aston Villa on loan

Danny Drinkwater joins Aston Villa on loan

A place in the 60th League Cup final is at stake over two legs between Leicester City and Aston Villa in the Joachim/Albrighton derby and both have fine pedigrees in Alan Hardaker's unloved offspring, Villa winning five of eight finals, Leicester three of five.

The Foxes last won the League Cup in 2000 when they beat Tranmere 2-1.

Dean Smith's side will be heading into the clash as under-dogs and may be prioritising their Premier League survival at this stage of the campaign.

"With Dean (Smith) who has the connection with Villa, he knows what it means to work for the club". "I learned it when I was an assistant to Martin Ling at Leyton Orient".

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"The players are all ready", said the Villa manager. "We did that by winning the play-offs in May".

The centre-back joined Aston Villa from Bournemouth after an impressive loan spell last term.

Doulas Luiz and Wesley, meanwhile, are both capped for Brazil, while Marvelous Nakamba is a Zimbabwean worldwide team-mate of City Development Squad striker Admiral Muskwe.

Full-back Matt Targett is expected to be back for the match against Manchester City on Sunday.

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Villa are set to have to continue to make do without the services of goalkeeper Tom Heaton as well as record signing Wesley who are set to be out of action for the rest of the season, according to Squawka. He not exclusively assaults and scores targets however he additionally presses the sport.

On the other side, Aston Villa marched into this round after defeating Liverpool but the twist was that the whole first team of the Reds were at Qatar to play the FIFA Club World Cup and the Merseyside club was forced to plant their "B-team".

Villa haven't won at the King Power Stadium since 2006, a win that came in the League Cup.

The winners will play Manchester City or Manchester United in the final.

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