Maurizio Sarri is going head to head again with Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City this time in the EFL Cup final as the Blues will aim to take revenge for the 6-0 loss to the Citizens in the Premier League and Sarri will try to keep his job at Chelsea.
Manchester City reached the finals by beating Burton Albion 10-0 on aggregate, while Chelsea beat Tottenham on penalties (4-2).
Head to head statistics.
Chelsea and Manchester City have only met once before in the League Cup, with City winning that clash 1-0 back in October 1993.
Across all competitions, they have played 190 fixtures. The Blues have won 75 times, while City did 73, with 42 games ending in a draw.