The Premier League is now not attainable to allow Liverpool to change any high-flight video games to accommodate their Carabao Cup quarter-closing at Aston Villa.
The ultimate-eight ties are because of occur throughout the week commencing 16 December, when the Anfield aspect are in Qatar for the Membership World Cup.
The Reds’ Premier League match at West Ham United has already been postponed on epic of of the Fifa match.
The membership and the EFL are in talks over an totally different date for the Villa sport.
- Liverpool ‘now not in a map to play’ quarter-closing besides fixtures commerce
There seem like no attainable slots in December, a month when Liverpool have already got eight fixtures scheduled – 5 throughout the Premier League, their closing Champions League neighborhood match and two Membership World Cup video games.
There’s a midweek window after the FA Cup third spherical on the primary weekend in January – however which may per probability per probability per probability indicate taking half throughout the Villa tie when the primary legs of the EFL Cup semi-finals are because of occur.
One different midweek slot is doubtlessly accessible throughout the week commencing 13 January, earlier than the second legs occur throughout the week beginning 27 January.
The EFL Cup closing is on 1 March.
There have additionally been evaluations about Liverpool taking half throughout the Villa tie on 17/18 December and the Membership World Cup sport on 18 December by fielding two fully totally different teams throughout the competitions.
|Liverpool’s fixture pile-up (Premier League besides acknowledged)|
|Four December||Everton (h)|
|7 December||Bournemouth (a)|
|10 December||Crimson Bull Salzburg (a)||Champions League|
|14 December||Watford (h)|
|16 December||Week of EFL Cup quarter-finals|
|18 December||TBC (Qatar)||Membership World Cup|
|21 December||TBC (Qatar)||Membership World Cup|
|26 December||Leicester Metropolis (a)|
|29 December||Wolverhampton Wanderers (h)|
|2 January||Sheffield United (h)|
|4 & 5 January||FA Cup third spherical|
|6 January||Week of EFL Cup semi-closing first legs|
|11 January||Tottenham Hotspur (a)|
|19 January||Manchester United (h)|
|23 January||Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)|
|27 January||Week of EFL Cup semi-closing second legs|
|1 February||Southampton (h)|