CHELSEA saw off Bristol Rovers despite a second-half rally from the League One side.
WATFORD have agreed a £7.5million deal for Newcastle defender Daryl Janmaat, according to reports.
DANIEL STURRIDGE scored twice as Liverpool eased through to the third round of the EFL Cup with a comfortable victory at Burton.
Adama Diomande scores twice as Hull City beat League Two's Exeter City in the EFL Cup second round.
WATFORD are hopeful new signing Roberto Pereyra will make his debut this weekend against Arsenal.
A strong Liverpool side overwhelm Championship outfit Burton Albion to reach the EFL Cup third round.
Striker Michy Batshuayi scores twice to edge Chelsea past a spirited Bristol Rovers and into EFL Cup round three.
MATT MIAZGA is reportedly unlikely to leave Chelsea for German club 1860 Munich.