Blades Land Saddlers in LC Draw

Last updated : 17 June 2017 By @blades_mad1889

The League Cup draw was made yesterday at 1:00pm in Hong Kong, and next season's competition will be known as the Carabao Cup.

The draw included all 48 teams from League One and Two as well as 22 teams from the Championship. Newcomers Hull City and Middlesbrough were handed a bye.

Sheffield United were drawn at home to League One side Walsall in the first round draw. The tie may take place on Tuesday, 8th August but with rivals Sheffield Wednesday also drawn at home (to Chesterfield) this date may change.

Full Cup Draw;

Northern Section Southern Section
Coventry City v Blackburn Rovers
Nottingham Forest v Shrewsbury Town
Bradford City v Doncaster Rovers
Mansfield Town v Rochdale
Grimsby Town v Derby County
Barnsley v Morecambe
Crewe Alexandra v Bolton Wanderers
Oldham Athletic v Burton Albion
Wigan Athletic v Blackpool
Bury v Sunderland
Sheffield Wednesday v Chesterfield
Accrington v Preston North End
Fleetwood Town v Carlisle United
Sheffield United v Walsall
Scunthorpe United v Notts County
Rotherham United v Lincoln City
Leeds United v Port Vale
Birmingham City v Crawley Town
Exeter City v Charlton Athletic
Queens Park Rangers v Northampton Town
Newport County v Southend United
Bristol City v Plymouth Argyle
Cardiff City v Portsmouth
Millwall v Stevenage
Oxford United v Cheltenham Town
AFC Wimbledon v Brentford
Norwich City v Swindon Town
Bristol Rovers v Cambridge United
Peterborough United v Barnet
Wycombe Wanderers v Fulham
Colchester United v Aston Villa
Wolverhampton Wanderers v Yeovil Town
Reading v Gillingham
Forest Green Rovers v Milton Keynes Dons
Luton Town v Ipswich Town