Stoke City and Sheffield Wednesday will lock horns in the quarter-finals of the Capital One Cup at the Britannia Stadium this evening.
Hosts Stoke will head into the tie against Wednesday on the back of a 2-0 defeat to Sunderland away from home at the Stadium of Light in the Premier League.
Mark Hughes’s side are 12th in the league table at the moment with 19 points from 14 matches.
Wednesday are in contention of finishing in the top six of the Championship this season.
The Owls are eighth in the standings at the moment with 28 points from 18 matches, level on points with sixth-place Birmingham City.
Carlos Carvalhal’s side will head into this evening’s tie against Stoke on the back of a 2-2 draw with Blackburn Rovers away from home at Ewood Park in the Championship.
It promises to be an exciting game at the Britannia Stadium, and this is how Stoke and Wednesday will line up:
Stoke City XI: Butland; Johnson, Wilson, Wollscheid, Pieters; Cameron, van Ginkel; Walters (c), Afellay, Arnautovic; Crouch
Subs: Haugaard, Bardsley, Whelan, Joselu, Adam, Shaqiri, Bojan
Sheffield Wednesday XI: Wildsmith, Hunt, Lees, Loovens, Wiggins, Wallace, Lee, Hutchinson, Sougou, Hooper, Joao
Subs: Price, Semedo, Nuhiu, McGugan, Helan, Lopez, Pudil