The second round of the League Cup (known as the Carabao Cup in 2017-18 for sponsorship reasons) kicks off on Tuesday with 13 Premier League clubs in action. [ MORE: League Cup scores live ] All 13 have been drawn against lower-league opposition and
Frank de Boer is keen to bring Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho back to Crystal Palace, but says the current asking price is "much too expensive". Sakho had a big impact on loan at Selhurst Park last season, making eight Premier League appearances - including five wins - as Palace preserved their top-flight status.
CHELSEA ALTAS FICHAJES OFICIALES: Willy Caballero (Manchester City), Antonio Rüdiger (Roma), Tiemoué Bakayoko (Monaco), Álvaro Morata (Real Madrid) VUELVEN DE CESIÓN: Andres Christensen (Borussia M'Gladbach), Mario Pasalic (Milan), Abdul Rahman