Leicester 7/2 to win EFL Cup

Leicester City have been made second favourites to win the EFL Cup after the semi-final draw on Wednesday.

The 2015-16 Premier League champions have been draw up against Aston Villa in the final four. The two legs take place in January.

Leicester have already beaten Aston Villa 4-1 at Villa Park this season and are short odds to reach the final. The Foxes reached this stage with a penalty shootout victory over Everton in the quarter-finals. Aston Villa beat Liverpool’s youngsters as their first team flew out to Qatar for the FIFA Club World Cup later this week.

In the other tie, Manchester City will face rivals Manchester United. Pep Guardiola’s side are the bookmakers’ favourites at 8/11 to defend their trophy. However, the Red Devils were 2-1 winners at the Etihad Stadium earlier this month.

The full odds for the 2019-20 EFL Cup are as follows:

Manchester City 8/11
Leicester City 7/2
Manchester United 5/1
Aston Villa 14/1