The second lot of fixtures for the new 2019/20 season have been revealed for the English Football League sides as the First Round draw of this season’s Carabao Cup was made this evening, in a Morrisons nearby to Wembley.
The draw for this competition has in recent seasons been controversial, many a time they did have done it abroad, but they have also made blunders displaying the outcome of the draw and also messed fans around by delaying it for just under two hours in October 2017.
70 EFL Clubs will feature in the Round One draw which will see teams drawn in Northern and Southern sections.
Huddersfield Town will be included, though Cardiff City and Fulham join the competition in the Second Round alongside the Premier League Clubs that are not competing in Europe.
Those who made the draw was John Barnes and Ray Parlour.
Check out the full draw below…
THE CARABAO CUP FIRST ROUND DRAW:
TRANMERE ROVERS v HULL CITY
GRIMSBY TOWN v DONCASTER ROVERS
WIGAN ATHLETIC v STOKE CITY
PORT VALE v BURTON ALBION
NOTTINGHAM FOREST v FLEETWOOD TOWN
BRADFORD CITY v PRESTON NORTH END
BLACKPOOL v MACCLESFIELD TOWN
BLACKBURN ROVERS v OLDHAM ATHLETIC
MANSFIELD TOWN v MORECAMBE
ACCRINGTON STANLEY v SUNDERLAND
SCUNTHORPE UNITED v DERBY COUNTY
ROCHDALE v BOLTON WANDERERS
HUDDERSFIELD TOWN v LINCOLN CITY
MIDDLESBROUGH v CREWE ALEXANDRA
SHREWSBURY TOWN v ROTHERHAM UNITED
SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY v BURY
SALFORD CITY v LEEDS UNITED
BARNSLEY v CARLISLE UNITED
COLCHESTER UNITED v SWINDON TOWN
AFC WIMBLEDON v MK DONS
OXFORD UNITED v PETERBOROUGH UNITED
QPR v BRISTOL CITY
PLYMOUTH ARGYLE v LEYTON ORIENT
WYCOMBE WANDERERS v READING
CHARLTON ATHLETIC v FOREST GREEN ROVERS
GILLINGHAM v NEWPORT COUNTY
STEVENAGE v SOUTHEND UNITED
LUTON TOWN v IPSWICH TOWN
WALSALL v CRAWLEY TOWN
BRISTOL ROVERS v CHELTENHAM TOWN
BRENTFORD v CAMBRIDGE UNITED
COVENTRY CITY v EXETER CITY
SWANSEA CITY v NORTHAMPTON TOWN
WEST BROMWICH ALBION v MILLWALL
PORTSMOUTH v BIRMINGHAM CITY
Matches will take place the week commencing the 12th of August.
Football fans gave plenty of reaction to the draw, with some suggesting which should be televised or which was the best ties drawn out – check those tweets out on the next page.