The 2023–24 EFL Cup, also known as the Carabao Cup due to sponsorship, marks the 64th season of this prestigious tournament. This competition is open to all football clubs that are part of the Premier League and the English Football League (EFL).
Apart from the glory of lifting the EFL Cup, the victorious team in this tournament secures an additional reward. The winner of the EFL Cup earns the right to compete in the play-off round of the 2024–25 UEFA Conference League, thus expanding their footballing horizons on the European stage. This adds extra significance to their triumph, as they will represent their club and nation in international competition.