Brendan Rodgers' Liverpool have failed to win in their last three matches, and endured a disastrous period last week, when they were knocked out of the Champions League after drawing with Basel, and then lost 3-0 to old foes Manchester United in the Premier League.
Their opponents tonight Bournemouth currently lead the Championship, and are unbeaten in their last 12 matches in all competitions.
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Newcastle defeated Tottenham 2-1 the last time the teams met, in the Premier League in October. Sammy Ameobi and Ayoze Perez on target for the Magpies. In last night's quarter-finals, Chelsea beat Derby 3-1 and Sheffield United won 1-0 at Southampton.
The semi-final draw will be made following tonight's games.