FOOTBALL NEWS

31/10/2009 12:22, Report by Steve Bartram

Date set for Tottenham tie

Story updated 03/11/2009

In a repeat of last season's final, United will face Tottenham Hotspur in the Carling Cup quarter-finals.



The Reds have been drawn at home against Harry Redknapp's side, who were overcome on penalties at Wembley Stadium last March.

Elsewhere, Manchester City host Arsenal, Chelsea travel to Blackburn and Portsmouth meet Aston Villa, as Premier League sides dominate this season's competition.

All ties will take place in the week beginning 30 November. United's match has now been set for Tuesday 1 December, kicking off at Old Trafford at 20:00 GMT.

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