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23 June 2021

Town to learn Cup opponents later this week

The ball numbers have been confirmed ahead of the Carabao Cup round one draw on Thursday, 24 June.

A total of 35 fixtures will be drawn for round one, with teams drawn in Northern and Southern sections, and matches scheduled to take place week commencing 9 August. 

Clubs are able to mutually agree an alternative date between 31 July and 4 August.

Town are ball number 17 in the Southern section of the draw, which will take place live on Sky Sports from 3.40pm.

The Blues began last year's competition with a 3-0 victory over Bristol Rovers at Portman Road before Fulham edged a tight second round tie.

Carabao Cup Southern section ball numbers

1. AFC Bournemouth

2. AFC Wimbledon

3. Birmingham City

4. Bristol City

5. Bristol Rovers

6. Burton Albion

7. Cambridge United

8. Cardiff City

9. Charlton Athletic

10. Cheltenham Town

11. Colchester United

12. Coventry City

13. Crawley Town

14. Exeter City

15. Forest Green Rovers

16. Gillingham

17. Ipswich Town

18. Leyton Orient

19. Luton Town

20. Millwall

21. Milton Keynes Dons

22. Newport County

23. Northampton Town

24. Oxford United

25. Peterborough United

26. Plymouth Argyle

27. Portsmouth

28. Queens Park Rangers

29. Reading

30. Stevenage

31. Sutton United

32. Swansea City

33. Swindon Town

34. Wycombe Wanderers

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