Liverpool set up a fourth-round clash against Arsenal next week after coming through an entertaining EFL Cup tie against Lincoln City.
Pep Guardiola has named an inexperienced side for Manchester City's EFL Cup match against Bournemouth, with Ferran Torres starting.
As Liverpool fans await the debut of Diogo Jota, their assistant manager has given a glowing account of his qualities.
Mesut Ozil was again missing for Arsenal on Wednesday and Mikel Arteta concedes his path back to the first team will not be easy.
Kai Havertz got up and running at Chelsea with a hat-trick against Barnsley, and Frank Lampard has promised there is more to come.
Arsenal continued their fine start to the 2020-21 season, easing past Leicester City in the EFL Cup on Wednesday.
Chelsea cruised into the EFL Cup fourth round as Kai Havertz's hat-trick helped them to a 6-0 victory over Barnsley at Stamford Bridge.
Mason Greenwood has been "fantastic" for Manchester United but he is not ready to be their centre-forward yet, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Last week's narrow win over Lokomotiv Plovdiv showed why Tottenham "cannot take risks" at Shkendija, according to Jose Mourinho.
Jordan Henderson is close to fitness for Liverpool but will not be involved as the Premier League champions begin their EFL Cup campaign.