2022/23 Carabao Cup first round draw: Sheffield Wednesday to host Sunderland | Football News Sky News

The draw for the first round of the Carabao Cup 2022/23 has been made.

At this stage of the competition, 70 teams will be involved, with 22 teams from the Sky Bet Championship, 24 from Ligue 1 and 24 from Ligue 2.

The remaining two teams in the Championship enter the second round, along with 13 Premier League clubs.

Norwich are the only relegated Premier League side to feature in the draw and Dean Smith’s men will face Birmingham at Carrow Road in the week of August 10. This match is one of four matches in all championships.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Sunderland is one of the more eye-catching matches in the draw, which ended live on Sky Sports News on Thursday, while Stockport face fellow League Two side Harrogate in their first Cup appearance Carabao in a decade.

Meanwhile, Ipswich will face local rivals Colchester for just the eighth time since 1969.

Liverpool won the 2021/22 Carabao Cup – the ninth time in the club’s history – by beating Chelsea 11-10 on penalties after the first 90 minutes and extra time without a goal.

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Jordan Henderson lifts the Carabao Cup with his Liverpool teammates

Full Carabao Cup First Round Draw

North part

Blackburn Rovers contre Hartlepool United

Harrogate Town vs Stockport County

Bolton Wanderers contre Salford City

Morecambe v Stoke City

Blackpool contre Barrow

West Bromwich Albion contre Sheffield United

Sheffield Wednesday contre Sunderland

Grimsby Town contre Crewe Alexandra

Mansfield Town vs Derby County

Accrington Stanley v Tranmere Rovers

Middlesbrough contre Barnsley

Bradford City contre Hull City

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Rochdale v Burton Albion

Doncaster Rovers contre Lincoln City

Huddersfield Town contre Preston North End

Shrewsbury Town contre Carlisle United

Port Vale contre Rotherham United

Fleetwood Town contre Wigan Athletic

southern part

Norwich City contre Birmingham City

Coventry City contre Bristol City

Northampton Town contre Wycombe Wanderers

Cardiff City v Portsmouth

Charlton Athletic v QPR

Crawley Town vs Bristol Rovers

Walsall contre Swindon Town

Ipswich Town vs Colchester United

City of Luton v County of Newport

Reading vs. Stevenage

Plymouth Argyle vs Peterborough United

AFC Wimbledon v Gillingham

Cheltenham Town contre Exeter City

MK Dons contre Sutton United

Forest Green Rovers contre Leyton Orient

Cambridge United contre Millwall

Oxford United contre Swansea City

Ties will be played during the week beginning August 10.

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