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WIN tickets to see Aston Villa in the Carabao Cup final

As the Carabao Cup final draws near, Carabao Energy Drink has teamed up with the Express & Star to send a lucky Villa fan and their guest to Wembley Stadium to see their side take on Manchester City on Sunday, March 1.

Currently in its third year as the official title sponsor of the Carabao Cup, South-East Asian energy drink Carabao has continued to give football fans across the nation the chance to see their team for free by giving away thousands of tickets throughout this season’s competition.

Last year’s competition saw more than 1.2 million people pass through the turnstiles at Carabao Cup fixtures and culminated in a showpiece Wembley final, and this year is no different as Villa face holders Manchester City on March 1, kick-off 4.30pm.

Carabao Energy Drinks are great-tasting, fruity, low sugar and no sugar drinks that provide an energy boost for everyone, specifically adults of all ages, to get them through their day. Carabao has half the sugar of other leading energy drinks and comes in a range of flavours that taste just like soft drinks, such as Green Apple, Mandarin Orange, Original, Green Apple Sugar Free and Original Sugar Free. Carabao is currently stocked in Asda, BP, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s, Spa, WHSmith, as well as a significant number of independent retailers.

To be in with a chance of winning a pair of tickets, simply answer the following question: How many times have Villa won the League Cup?

Email your answers to by midnight on Friday, February 14, 2020. You must include your name and address plus a contact telephone number.

Mark your entries EXPRESS & STAR/ ASTON VILLA CARABAO CUP COMPETITION in the email subject line.

Carabao comp

No cash alternative is available and the winner must provide their own transport to and from the game.

The tickets are for supporters of Aston Villa and will be in the Aston Villa section.

The sports editor’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Full terms and conditions are available on our website. For more information about Carabao, please visit:, @CarabaoUK

Good luck!

Terms and Conditions:

1) The prize is for one person to win a pair of tickets for Aston Villa vs Manchester City on 1st March 2020

2) The competition is open from 6am on Tuesday February 11 and closes on Friday, February 14 at midnight.

3) The competition is free to enter via Express & Star entry route advertised in the competition copy

4) Carabao will inform winners within 24 hours after the competition has closed. Winners must confirm no later than Monday February 24 at 5pm and provide their address

5) The prize is for one pair of tickets only. No travel, accommodation or other expenses are included with the prize.

6) Winners will be picked at random from those that correctly answer the question in relation to the advertised competition. The Prize Draw will be supervised by an independent person.

7) The competition is open to adults living in the UK above the age of 18 only. Entries from other countries and from those under 18 will not be accepted

8) Winners are responsible for the behaviour of themselves and their guest whilst enjoying the Prize. The Promoter and stadium operator reserves the right in its absolute discretion to exclude a winner and/or guest from participation in the Prize if a Winner and/or their guest fail to comply with the directions of the Promoter or any companies associated with the Prize or a Winner and/or guest act in a manner that is dangerous to themselves or to the public or is anti-social in any manner or which causes a disturbance or nuisance to others or is subject to a banning order or Club ban.

9) The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes

10) Only one entry per person. Multiple entries from the same person will render all entries void.

11) Contest Promoter is . The English Football League is not the promoter of this contest

12) If the entrant is unable to attend the match, the prize is not applicable on any other day

13) Carabao reserves the right to substitute the prize with another prizes at its discretion

14) This is a joint promotion between Carabao and the media partner.

15) The winner will be expected to comply with any third-party terms and conditions that form part of the Prize, including but not limited to Carabao Cup Tickets Standard Terms and Conditions, Ground Regulations at the relevant football stadium.

16) Entrants will be deemed to have accepted these T&Cs and agreed to be bound by them when entering this Promotion. All other terms and conditions apply

17) Winners will be bound by any rules of conduct set out by the relevant football club. Winners are liable to be refused tickets and entry into the stadium at the request of any football team participating in the Carabao Cup.

18) Carabao or EFL will not be liable for incorrect or incomplete contact information and if a winner cannot be contacted within 24 hours of the prize draw or is not able or available to accept the prize for any reason which is beyond the Promoter’s reasonable control, then the Promoter reserves the right to award the prize to another entrant

19) Except in case of death or personal injury arising from its negligence or in respect of fraud and so far as is permitted by law, the Promoter and its associated companies and agents exclude responsibility and all liabilities arising from any postponement, cancellation, delay or changes to the prize details beyond the Promoter's control and for any act or default of any third-party supplier

20)For the avoidance of doubt the competition winner is not permitted to sell on these tickets or alternatively pass to a third party under any circumstances.

21) Entrants will be fully notified by Intercarabao if any use is to be made of their personal data

If a Winner has any special accessibility requirements, the Winner will need to make Carabao aware of this as soon as the Winner has won a pair of tickets. In some instances, notice of accessible seating may only be available at short notice. If wheelchair spaces are available, these will be offered on a first-come first-served basis.

The promoter accepts no responsibility for entries lost, damaged, delayed or unreadable. No correspondence will be entered into.

The name and county of the prize winners will be available on Wednesday February 26, 2020 for 14 days or by sending a SAE to: Sports Desk, Express & Star, 51-53 Queen Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1 ES.

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