Chelsea vs Man City – Carabao Cup final: TV channel, live stream, kick-off time and team news

CHELSEA and Manchester City go head-to-head in the Carabao Cup final.

The Citizens are looking to retain their title, reaching Wembley after thumping Burton Albion 10-0 on aggregate – while the Blues scraped past Tottenham on penalties in the semis.

 Manchester City will look to retain their title from last season when they face Chelsea

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Manchester City will look to retain their title from last season when they face Chelsea

What time does Chelsea vs Man City kick off?

This Carabao Cup final will take place on Sunday, February 24.

It will kick off at 4.30pm.

The match will be played at Wembley.

What TV channel is it on and can I live stream it?

The League Cup final will be shown live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Football, with coverage underway on the latter from 3.30pm.

Sky Sports customers can live stream the match online via their computer, mobile and tablet.

You can also purchase a Sky Sports Day Pass from NowTV for £8.99.

Alternatively, you can follow all the latest updates via our dedicated SunSport LIVE BLOG.

What is the team news?

Pep Guardiola’s men humiliated Maurizio Sarri‘s side at the Etihad two weeks ago as they eased to a 6-0 win.

Much of the frustration stemmed towards the ex-Napoli boss is his reluctance to start the likes of Callum Hudson-Odoi and Ruben Loftus-Cheek.

And it is likely that the pair will not get the nod to start at Wembley.

Spanish goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga could shake off a hamstring niggle to start between the sticks.

 Chelsea's likely line up for today's Carabao Cup final
Chelsea’s likely line up for today’s Carabao Cup final

While Sarri looks poised to stick with his usual back four of Cesar Azpilicueta, Antonio Rudiger, David Luiz and Marcos Alonso.

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Jorginho could be deployed as the holding defensive midfielder yet again, with N’Golo Kante preferred in a more attacking role.

Mateo Kovacic – on loan from Real Madrid – could start ahead of Ross Barkley, with the Croatian impressing since signing last summer.



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