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City face Forest Green Rovers in Carabao Cup

City have been drawn at Forest Green Rovers in Round One of the Carabao Cup.

The draw sees the Robins travel up the M5 to the Innocent New Lawn in the week commencing August 9th.

City’s Cup game will be sandwiched between hosting Blackpool and heading to Middlesbrough. Clubs are able to mutually agree an alternative date between July 31st and August 4th.

A total of 35 fixtures were drawn in Round One, including EFL Cup debutants Sutton United and newly promoted Hartlepool United.

Round One 

Southern section
Cambridge United vs Swindon Town
Exeter City vs Wycombe
Crawley vs Gillingham
Burton vs Oxford
Coventry vs Northampton
Ipswich vs Newport
Forest Green vs Bristol City
Reading vs Swansea
Cardiff vs Sutton
Bournemouth vs MK Dons
Bristol Rovers vs Cheltenham
Peterborough vs Plymouth
Leyton Orient vs QPR
Stevenage vs Luton
Millwall vs Portsmouth
Birmingham vs Colchester
Charlton vs Wimbledon

Northern section
Sheffield Wednesday vs Huddersfield Town
Derby County vs Salford City
Hartlepool United vs Crewe Alexandra
Shrewsbury vs Lincoln
Mansfield Town vs Preston North End
Port Vale vs Sunderland
Sheffield United vs Carlisle United
Blackpool vs Middlesbrough
Harrogate Town vs Rochdale
Stoke City vs Fleetwood Town
Walsall vs Doncaster Rovers
Oldham vs Tranmere
Rotherham United vs Accrington Stanley
Barrow vs Scunthorpe
Hull City vs Wigan Athletic
Bolton vs Barnsley
Nottingham Forest vs Bradford City
Blackburn Rovers vs Morecambe

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