Man United drawn against West Ham in League Cup

Manchester United will travel to West Ham in the quarterfinals

of the League Cup as it chases a third successive title.

The draw on Saturday also saw Arsenal handed a home match

against Wigan. Unlike in previous seasons, the Gunners are using

many of their top players in the competition as they try to win

their first trophy since 2005.

A Birmingham club is guaranteed a spot in the semifinals after

local rivals Birmingham and Aston Villa were paired in the


Second-tier club Ipswich, the only side from outside the top

flight remaining in the competition, will host West Bromwich


Games will be played in the week beginning Nov. 29.