Chelsea host London rivals Tottenham Hotspur in the second leg of their League Cup semifinal on Thursday (kick off, 2:45 p.m. ET) with the home side eager to get back to winning ways and get one over their bitter rivals.
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The tie has to end on the night with penalties, if needed, as Manchester City await the winner in the final.
Spurs lead 1-0 on aggregate after the controversial first leg at Wembley Stadium where Harry Kane was awarded a penalty kick amid VAR debate.
Kane, Heung-Min Son and Dele Alli are all missing for Spurs this time, as Mauricio Pochettino must rotate his squad expertly. As for Maurizio Sarri, he has already had a pop at his Chelsea players for being difficult to motivate and he will expect to see a reaction.
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