And Blues allocated ball 15 for Carabao Cup draw
Town have been placed in Southern Group H of the Papa Johns Trophy alongside Cambridge United and Northampton Town.
They will be joined by one of eight Invited U21 sides following the draw, which is set to take place on Thursday afternoon at 11.30am live on Sky Sports .
All EFL Clubs will play two of their three matches at home in the group stages.
Southern section Invited clubs
- Arsenal U21
- Aston Villa U21
- Brighton & Hove Albion U21
- Chelsea U21
- Crystal Palace U21
- Southampton U21
- Tottenham Hotspur U21
- West Ham United U21
Full fixture details will be announced in due course.
The draw for round one of the Carabao Cup will take place at 2.30pm on Thursday, 23 June. Town are ball number 15 in the southern section of the draw.
Carabao Cup round one fixtures will take place week commencing 8 August.