Leeds United could be paired with the Red Devils in the quarter-finals of the League Cup.
Newcastle gained immediate revenge for their 2-0 loss to Wolves on the weekend as they reversed the scoreline in the EFL Cup on Tuesday.
The Everton and Manchester United stars are in remarkably similar circumstances at their clubs.
Concern at left-back, a potential upset and how to replace Defoe all feature in three things to monitor ahead of Sunderland's trip to Queens Park Rangers in tonight's EFL Cup tie.
Matip has looked pretty solid since he came in, and seems to have an understanding with Dejan Lovren. How is that reflected in the numbers?
The striker scored a hat-trick in the 5-0 win over Queen of the South on Tuesday.
The defender is pushing for his first start for the Premier League side.
Rovers went out the EFL Cup after a defeat at Leeds, but most fans are far more concerned about sorting out the league form.
Everton manager Ronald Koeman has refused to blame his fringe players for their cup exit at the hands of Norwich last night.
Carlos Bacca is one of the world's most prolific strikers right now. That doesn't make light reading for struggling West Ham.
Jamie Murray secured the third doubles slam title of his career and his second in the company of Bruno Soares as they finessed and blasted their way past the Spaniards Pablo Carreño Busta and Guillermo García-López in straight sets on an echoing Arthur Ashe Court.
Tom Watson’s Ryder Cup legacy did not solely relate to the continuation of a poor United States run.
Kell Brook’s audacious bid to climb two weight divisions and dethrone the most fearsome puncher in boxing came to a brave but bloody end when his trainer Dominic Ingle threw in the towel after five brutal rounds against the undisputed middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin.