Granit Xhaka's venting at Arsenal fans would be unlikely to occur at Liverpool due to the squad's discipline, according to Pep Lijnders.
Chelsea suffered a heavy 4-0 loss to Manchester United in August, but Frank Lampard has been encouraged by what he has seen since.
Granit Xhaka is devastated and should apologise for his spat with Arsenal fans, but the club will not rush him, manager Unai Emery said.
Chelsea have won seven matches in a row and have been hailed by Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ahead of Wednesday's cup tie.
Frank Lampard is happy with the Champions League's current format and sees no reason to increase the number of fixtures from 2024-25.
Liverpool could have been expelled from the EFL Cup for fielding an ineligible player, but the Premier League club have been fined instead.
The EFL has confirmed it is looking into whether Liverpool fielded an ineligible player during their midweek tie at MK Dons.
Christian Eriksen is out of contract at season's end, but Manchester United may not wait that long.
Axel Tuanzebe was handed the Manchester United armband ahead of Paul Pobga against Rochdale and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has explained his call.
Frank Lampard was impressed by Chelsea's rising stars in a 7-1 EFL Cup win over Grimsby Town on Wednesday.