The draw for the Quarter Finals of the Checkatrade Trophy was made this evening on Sky Sports’ EFL Matters show, yes, on a different time and day.
It was presented by David Prutton along with Don Goodman and Brentford boss Thomas Frank. Eight ties, which wasn’t regionalised this time, were drawn out.
TEAMS LEFT IN THE COMPETITION:
– BRISTOL ROVERS, who beat Northampton Town 2-1
– MAN CITY U21s, who beat Rochdale 4-2.
– BURY, who beat Accrington Stanley 4-2.
– OXFORD UNITED, who beat Cheltenham Town 4-1 on penalties after a 1-1 draw.
– PORT VALE, who beat Shrewsbury 4-3 on penalties after a 1-1 draw.
– PORTSMOUTH, who beat Southend United 2-0.
– SUNDERLAND, who beat Newcastle United under-21s 4-0.
– PETERBOROUGH, who beat Chelsea U21s 3-1.
Check out the full draw below…
THE FULL DRAW:
PORTSMOUTH v PETERBOROUGH UNITED
BRISTOL ROVERS v PORT VALE
SUNDERLAND v MAN CITY U21
BURY v OXFORD UNITED
All quarter final ties are to be played over the week of January 21.
There is £50,000 in prize money for the winners, who will progress through.
Football fans gave plenty of reaction to the draw – check those tweets out on the next page.