Arsenal’s Carabao Cup semi-final game against Liverpool has been postponed after a Covid break in the visitors squad. The match had been in doubt after the visitors put forward an official request to the EFL to have the game moved.
Arsenal have confirmed that the game has been postponed, resulting in a shake-up of the fixture list.
A statement on the clubs official website, confirmed the news earlier today:
We are disappointed to confirm that our Carabao Cup semi-final first leg against Liverpool on Thursday 6 January has been postponed due to a COVID-19 outbreak in the Liverpool squad and staff.
As a result of the postponement, the order of the matches has been changed.
The first of the two legs will now be played at Anfield on 13 January at 7.45pm.
The return leg will now be at Emirates Stadium on Thursday 20 January at 7.45pm.