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EFL Cup First Round draw live on Facebook today

22 June 2016

Millwall one of 18 seeded teams in the Southern section

Millwall have been confirmed as one of the seeded clubs ahead of today's EFL Cup draw, which will be broadcast on Facebook Live at 1pm.

In a first for British football, the EFL (English Football League) has joined forces with Sky Sports to live stream the EFL Cup Round One draw as a Facebook Live event, providing millions of fans at home and abroad the chance to watch the draw unfold wherever they may be.

Lions fans can watch the stream on the official EFL Cup Facebook page, as well as Sky Sports’ Facebook page, skysports.com and the Sky Sports app.

Round One of the re-named cup competition includes 70 of the 72 EFL clubs this season, with the draw being seeded as well as regionalised on a north/south basis. Seedings are based on club finishing positions in the league last season.

SEEDS

North

Barnsley
Blackburn Rovers
Bolton Wanderers
Bradford City
Burton Albion
Derby County
Huddersfield Town
Leeds United
Nottingham Forest
Port Vale
Preston North End
Rochdale
Rotherham United
Scunthorpe United
Sheffield United
Sheffield Wednesday
Wigan Athletic

South

Aston Villa
Birmingham City
Brentford
Brighton & Hove Albion
Bristol City
Cardiff City
Charlton Athletic
Coventry City
Fulham
Gillingham
Ipswich Town
Millwall
Milton Keynes Dons
Peterborough United
Queens Park Rangers
Reading
Walsall
Wolverhampton Wanderers

NON-SEEDS

North

Accrington Stanley
Blackpool
Bury
Cambridge United
Carlisle United
Chesterfield
Crewe Alexandra
Doncaster Rovers
Fleetwood Town
Grimsby Town
Hartlepool United
Mansfield Town
Morecambe
Northampton Town
Notts County
Oldham Athletic
Shrewsbury Town

South

AFC Wimbledon
Barnet
Bristol Rovers
Cheltenham Town
Colchester United
Crawley Town
Exeter City
Leyton Orient
Luton Town
Newport County
Oxford United
Plymouth Argyle
Portsmouth
Southend United
Stevenage
Swindon Town
Wycombe Wanderers
Yeovil Town

Ties to be played w/c 8th August.

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