11 exciting players we can't wait to see in the EFL Cup this week

1. Ola Aina, Chelsea

Aina was heavily involved during Chelsea’s pre-season and could be given a run-out when Bristol Rovers travel to Stamford Bridge on Tuesday. The 19-year-old right-back is quick and dynamic, while his previous experience of playing as a winger means he has plenty to contribute in advanced areas.

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Greg Lea

Greg Lea is a freelance football journalist who's filled in wherever FourFourTwo needs him since 2014. He became a Crystal Palace fan after watching a 1-0 loss to Port Vale in 1998, and once got on the scoresheet in a primary school game against Wilfried Zaha's Whitehorse Manor (an own goal in an 8-0 defeat).