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Carabao Cup First Round draw details

Friday 15th June...

11 June 2018

The Carabao Cup First Round draw will take place on Friday 15th June at 10.45am UK time from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Steve McManaman, Louis Saha and Dennis Wise will conduct the draw, with live text coverage on the Carabao Cup Twitter feed and

70 EFL clubs will feature in the new-look draw, which will see teams drawn into Northern and Southern sections, but with no seeding for higher ranked sides as in previous seasons.

Matches are scheduled to take place on the week commencing 13 August.

A reminder of the changes to the 2018/19 Carabao Cup can be seen by clicking here.

Southern Section ball numbers:

1 AFC Wimbledon

2 Aston Villa

3 Birmingham City

4 Brentford

5 Bristol City

6 Bristol Rovers

7 Cambridge United

8 Charlton Athletic

9 Cheltenham Town

10 Colchester United

11 Coventry City

12 Crawley Town

13 Exeter City

14 Forest Green Rovers

15 Gillingham

16 Ipswich Town

17 Luton Town


19 Milton Keynes Dons

20 Newport County

21 Northampton Town

22 Norwich City

23 Oxford United

24 Peterborough United

25 Plymouth Argyle

26 Portsmouth

27 Queens Park Rangers

28 Reading

29 Southend United

30 Stevenage

31 Swindon Town

32 West Bromwich Albion

33 Wycombe Wanderers

34 Yeovil Town

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