The Battle of the Latics will continue for one more season at least, Wigan Athletic have been drawn away to face Oldham Athletic in the first round of the 2016/17 EFL cup.
Having left League 1 behind for the Championship at the end of the last campaign we could have been forgiven for believing that the two Latics wouldn’t be facing each other for a while, but such are cup draws and we have been paired together in the Northern Section of this seasons League cup.
The tie will be played at Boundary Park in the week beginning the 8th August.
The draw in full:
Carlisle United v Port Vale
Rotherham United v Morecambe
Accrington Stanley v Bradford City
Rochdale v Chesterfield
Mansfield v Blackburn Rovers
Barnsley v Northampton Town
Cambridge United v Sheffield Wednesday
Derby County v Grimsby Town
Oldham Athletic v Wigan Athletic
Scunthorpe United v Notts County
Doncaster v Nottingham Forest
Burton Albion v Bury
Fleetwood Town v Leeds United
Sheffield United v Crewe Alexandra
Shrewsbury v Huddersfield Town
Preston North End v Hartlepool United
Blackpool v Bolton Wanderers
Peterborough Untied v AFC Wimbledon
Bristol Rovers v Cardiff City
Coventry City v Portsmouth
Luton Town v Aston Villa
Brighton & Hove Albion v Colchester United
Cheltenham Town v Charlton Athletic
Birmingham City v Oxford United
Southend United v Gillingham
Wolverhampton Wanderers v Crawley Town
Leyton Orient v Fulham
Ipswich Town v Stevenage
Wycombe Wanderers v Bristol City
Walsall v Yeovil Town
Exeter City v Brentford
Queens Park Rangers v Swindon Town
Barnet v Millwall
Reading v Plymouth Argyle
Newport Town v Milton Keynes Dons
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