We are now just six sleeps away from Chelsea facing Liverpool in the 2024 Carabao Cup final, here is your guide to a huge week for the Blues.

With less than a week to go until we return to Wembley way, we’re building up to the Blues 10th appearance in the League Cup final, with comprehensive coverage every step of the way.

We’ll be looking back at previous finals from the archives including our first triumph in 1965, with the stories told by former Chelsea stars. Players from the current squad will also be reflecting on this season’s journey to Wembley.

Here's how our week shapes up ahead our return to the national stadium on Sunday.


A big week of action for our sides kicks-off when our Under-21s make the trip up north to face Leeds United.

Our young Blues currently sit seventh in the table but could move up to fifth place with a win. Mark Robinson’s team are currently unbeaten in 2024 and will be looking to extend that run today. Kick-off is 12pm and you can watch the full game live via our stream on the Official Chelsea App.

Our first team have a day off following the Premier League trip to Manchester City on Saturday, which made it three games unbeaten on the road in all competitions.


The men's side will return to training as Mauricio Pochettino, his staff and the players begin preparations for the final.

Fans will be able to get themselves in the mood for Wembley by heading onto our social channels and app where they can watch the top 10 Chelsea goals at Wembley, while we’ll also have an exclusive interview with one of the Chelsea players dropping ahead of Sunday's final.


In a week of huge cup ties, our Under-18s are back in action in the FA Youth Cup on Wednesday.

Chasing a first title since 2018, Chelsea travel to Millwall for a south of the river clash at the New Den, with a place in the semi-finals on offer for the winner.

Our under-18s have already got past Everton and Crystal Palace away from home, and with head coach Hassan Sulaiman‘s team in fine form in 2024 we could have another landmark win to celebrate on Wednesday night. Kick-off at the Den is 7pm and you can tune in and stream the entire game for free via the Chelsea App.

The first team will be back at Cobham for training as we continue preparations for the Liverpool clash.


With only three nights remaining ahead of the final, our first team will again be put through their paces in training.

On our social media channels, you can relive our road to Wembley via our route to the final video which will dropping on Thursday, while we also have an exclusive chat between current goalkeeper Djordje Petrovic and Kevin Hitchcock on the website and app.


Our Under-21s are in action for the second time during cup final week and once again on the road in Premier League 2.

Robinson’s team will take on Middlesbrough away at Rockliffe Park. You can stay up to date with the action with our livestream on the Chelsea app, with kick-off at 1pm.

The first team will take part in a training session in the morning at our Cobham HQ. Following this, head coach Mauricio Pochettino will then speak to both broadcast and written media to preview Sunday’s final.


On Saturday, the squad will undergo their final preparations for the final, taking part in our final pre-match training session. The team will then travel to Wembley to set the scene for Sunday’s clash.

Elsewhere, our youth side are back in action when we host Aston Villa in the south division of the U18 Premier League. Kick-off for the young Blues is at 12pm at Cobham and you can stream all the action via our app and website.


Matchday! Wembley stadium awaits for the Blues, our first visit since the 2022 FA Cup final, which was also against Liverpool. Ove 32,000 of our supporters will be inside the historic venue as we aim to claim the first major trophy of the season.

Kick-off under the famous arch is at 3pm, but throughout the day we will have all the build-up via our app, website and social channels, including words from Mauricio Pochettino ahead of a his first final as the Blues boss.

So keep your eyes locked to our app and website throughout the week!