The Blues could face Manchester City, Stoke City, Liverpool or Southampton in the last four.
Newcastle United are currently in the Premier League relegation zone.
The Reds are currently sixth in the table and improving rapidly under Jurgen Klopp.
Everton beat Middlesbrough 2-0 in Capital One Cup action on Tuesday evening.
Hull City were beaten 4-1 by Manchester City on Tuesday evening.
Leicester City have lost just one Premier League match under the guidance of Claudio Ranieri.
Newcastle take on Liverpool at St James’ Park this weekend.
The Brazilian is in good form for Liverpool at present.
Wednesday took 1,600 fans to the Britannia in the Capital One Cup on Tuesday evening.
Everton booked their place in the semi-finals of the Capital One Cup with a 2-0 win over Middlesbrough.
If part of Rory McIlroy’s low-key preparation plan included the par-three-competition invite to the One Direction singer Niall Horan, it represented a smart move by the world No1.
It is perhaps apt that the final “match” of the Paul Downton era at the England & Wales Cricket Board is this farce of a non-event.
England are set for a change of leadership after their managing director, Paul Downton, was sacked on Wednesday evening by the new England and Wales Cricket Board chief executive, Tom Harrison, after only 14 months in the job.