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EFL Cup third-round draw: Holders Man Utd to host Burton Albion

EFL Cup third-round draw: Holders Man Utd to host Burton Albion

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Holders Manchester United will begin their defence of the EFL Cup with a home tie against Championship club Burton Albion at Old Trafford.Thursday's third-round draw in Beijing, which took place at 04:15 BST, also saw Liverpool drawn away to Premier League rivals Leicester.Manchester City go to West Brom, while Arsenal will host League One Doncaster Rovers.Nottingham Forest's reward for beating Newcastle is a trip to Chelsea. The 16 fixtures will be played in the week commencing 18 September.It will be Burton's first trip to Old Trafford for 11 years. In 2006, as a non-League club, they earned a lucrative FA Cup third-round replay after holding a United team featuring players such as Cristiano Ronaldo and Wayne Rooney to a goalless draw.There are four all-Premier League ties in total, with...