Millwall handed home tie in League Cup draw

MILLWALL will face Stevenage in the first round of the League Cup after the draw was made in Thailand on Friday. 

It will be the first ever meeting between the clubs in a competitive fixture.

Millwall will play Stevenage in a friendly at Broadhall Way in July.

The first round of the League Cup – called the Carabao Cup from next season on a three-year deal – will commence the week beginning August 7.

Southern section first-round draw:

Birmingham City v Crawley Town

Exeter City v Charlton Athletic

QPR v Northampton Town

Newport County v Southend United

Bristol City v Plymouth Argyle

Cardiff City v Portsmouth

MILLWALL v Stevenage

Oxford United v Cheltenham

AFC Wimbledon v Brentford

Norwich City v Swindon Town

Bristol Rovers v Cambridge United

Peterborough United v Barnet

Wycombe Wanderers v Fulham

Colchester United v Aston Villa

Wolves v Yeovil Town

Reading v Gillingham

Forest Green Rovers v MK Dons

Luton Town v Ipswich Town

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