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Everton at QPR: Starting lineups and How to watch | Benitez rotates side

Blues face a tricky Carabao Cup third round clash in London

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Starting Lineups

Rafa Benitez has made a few changes but this is a pretty strong side he’s named to take on QPR.

(Reminder - there will be no live blog today, our coverage will resume after the game)

Preview

This game could not have come at a worse time for Everton. The injury-ravaged Blues are coming off their first defeat of the season under Rafa Benitez and will look to be resting a few starters from their thin squad but will come up against a passionate Loftus Road crowd that will be cheering their side on sensing a Cup upset in the making.

Benitez talked about getting his side to bounce back as soon as possible after their first loss and will be looking to get off to a positive start in this midweek game under the lights. It doesn’t look like any of the quartet of Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Richarlison, Seamus Coleman and Jordan Pickford will be fit for this one, but the Blues do not have any new injury worries after the trip to Villa Park so that’s some good news.

Hosts QPR also slid to a defeat this weekend, conceding in time added on to lose to Bristol Rovers 2-1. Mark Warburton is a seasoned campaigner and it will not be lost on him that some of Rangers’ biggest wins in history have been against the Toffees.

Match Details

Competition: Premier League Matchday 14

Date and start time: Sunday, November 3rd at 8:30 a.m. PT / 11:30 a.m ET / 4:30 p.m. BST

Stadium: Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium, Loftus Road, London, England, United Kingdom

Capacity: 18,439

Weather: 66°F/19°C, partly cloudy, 1% chance of precipitation, 4 mph winds

How to Watch/Listen

TV: N/A - United States; N/A - United Kingdom; DAZN - Canada, beIN Sports 2&11, SuperSport Premier League ROA, SuperSport Maximo, RMC Sport 1, ESPN 2 Colombia

Radio: evertontv

Live stream: ESPN+, carabaocup.live, Sky GO, ESPN Play Sur, beIN SPORTS CONNECT, DStv Now, RUSH

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Information from LiveSoccerTV.com

Lineups

Everton

Begovic, Kenny, Holgate, Godfrey, Digne, Gomes, Davies, Townsend, Iwobi, Gordon, Rondon

Subs: Lonergan, Keane, Allan, Gray, Doucoure, Branthwaite, Simms

QPR

Last Meeting

The Blues have had a pretty positive record against QPR in recent years, but did lose away at Loftus Road in 2011 when they first returned to the Premier League when David Moyes was in charge.