What channel is Tottenham Hotspur vs Chelsea? Kick-off time, TV and live stream information. It’s a London derby in the Carabao Cup on Tuesday night. Here’s how to watch Spurs vs Chelsea, the first tie in the fourth round. Tottenham Hotspur’s reward for a bye into the fourth round of the Carabao Cup is another London derby, this time against Chelsea.
Spurs were awarded their spot in round four of the competition after their tie against Leyton Orient was called-off when a number of players and staff tested positive for coronavirus.
Now, manager Jose Mourinho goes up against his former club, managed by his former midfield maestro, Frank Lampard.
Chelsea’ cruised into the fourth round last week, with a Kai Havertz hat-trick the headline story from a 6-0 win over Championship side Barnsley.
However, both sides were left disappointed after the weekend’s Premier League fixtures. Chelsea had to claw back a three-goal deficit to draw 3-3 at West Brom, while a controversial late penalty denied Spurs all three points at home to Newcastle.
What time is Tottenham Hotspur vs Chelsea?
Kick-off at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium is at 7.30pm.
It’s the only one of the eight Carabao Cup fourth round matches being played on Tuesday.
Wednesday sees four games take place, including Brighton vs Manchester United and Burnley vs Manchester City, while Liverpool vs Arsenal is one of three ties being played on Thursday.
Tuesday’s clash in north London is the first of five Carabao Cup fourth round games to be shown live on Sky Sports.
Sky Sports’ Main Event and Football channels will both show the game, and coverage begins at 7pm.
Other ties being shown included Newport County vs Newcastle on Wednesday and Liverpool vs Arsenal on Thursday.
Fans will need subscriptions to watch the game, but can stream via Sky Go or Now TV apps once they’ve paid.
Tottenham Hotspur vs Chelsea odds
There’s fixture congestion, and then there’s the utter carnage of the fixture list Jose Mourinho’s men must negotiate.
Tonight’s Carabao Cup tie is the second of four matches in eight days that Spurs must face, so Chelsea at 7/10 have to be the sensible pick with thepools.com.
Spurs are a big 10/3 to win in 90 minutes and 3/1 to even draw and force a penalty shoot-out.As if the fixture congestion isn’t enough of an issue, Chelsea have had an extra day to prepare.
There should be goals. Again.
Spurs’ five matches this season have already yielded 17 goals while Chelsea have gone one better with 18 in four.
And the London rivals usually share goals between them – they have played 12 times since the most recent goalless draw in November 2015, and those matches have produced 37 goals.