Date: 21st June 2016 at 11:38pm
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The draw for the first round of this season’s League Cup takes place at 1pm later today (Wednesday 22/06/16) and is split into a north/south divide.

The Latics are of course in the Northern Section of the draw, they are also one of the 17 seeded teams and reached the final of the competition as recently as 2006.

The draw will be broadcast live on the Football League Facebook page

North Section


Blackburn Rovers
Bolton Wanderers
Bradford City
Burton Albion
Derby County
Huddersfield Town
Leeds United
Nottingham Forest
Port Vale
Preston North End
Rotherham United
Scunthorpe United
Sheffield United
Sheffield Wednesday
Wigan Athletic


Accrington Stanley
Cambridge United
Carlisle United
Crewe Alexandra
Doncaster Rovers
Fleetwood Town
Grimsby Town
Hartlepool United
Mansfield Town
Northampton Town
Notts County
Oldham Athletic
Shrewsbury Town

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