FOOTBALL - Coventry City to discover Carabao Cup first round opponents later this week - The Coventry Observer

FOOTBALL - Coventry City to discover Carabao Cup first round opponents later this week

COVENTRY City will discover their first round opponents in the Carabao Cup later this week (Thursday, June 27).

The draw will take place live on Sky Sports News at 11.30am.

Sky Sports News presenter Dharmesh Sheth will host the draw which sees 70 clubs across the Championship, League One and League Two enter at the first round stage.

Burnley, Luton Town and the 13 Premier League clubs not participating in European competitions will enter the competition in round two, with the remaining seven clubs joining the competition in round three.

The Carabao Cup remains regionalised in the early rounds with the draw split into a southern and northern section until round three.

Coventry are ball number 11 in the Southern Section of the draw with first round ties to take place the week commencing August 12.

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