The 2020/2021 Carabao Cup second and third round draws will take place this afternoon, live on Sky Sports.
Hosted by David Garrido the draws will be conducted by former Liverpool defender and 1995 EFL Cup winner Phil Babb, following the first round Carabao Cup tie between Brentford and Wycombe Wanderers.
The second round draw is unseeded and will remain regionalised with northern and southern sections.
The third round draw will then take place with each tie given a number in the order that they came out in the second round draw – they will then be subject to another unseeded draw on an either/or basis, alongside the seven Premier League Clubs competing in Europe who enter at this stage.
Joining the Carabao Cup in the second round are the 13 Premier League Clubs that are not competing in Europe in the 2020/21 season, including Everton, West Ham and Wolverhampton Wanderers alongside Sky Bet Championship sides Bournemouth and Watford.
The remaining clubs, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea, Leicester City, Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal will join in the third round.
UPDATE – Second round draw
Burnley v Sheffield United
Burton v Aston Villa
Bradford v Lincoln
Leeds v Hull City
Everton v Salford
Wolves v Stoke City
Rochdale v Sheffield Wednesday
West Brom v Harrogate
Middlesbrough v Barnsley
Derby v Preseton
Newcastle v Blackburn
Morecambe v Oldham
Fleetwood v Port Vale
West Ham v Charlton
Ipswich v Fulham
Oxford v Watford
Bournemouth v Crystal Palace
Leyton Orient v Plymouth
Southampton v Brentford
Bristol City v Northampton
Reading v Luton
Millwall v Cheltenham
Brighton v Portsmouth
Newport v Cambridge
Gillingham v Coventry
*Games will be played on the week commencing 14th September 2020.
Third round draw
Bradford or Lincoln v Liverpool
Bristol City or Northampton v Burton or Aston Villa
Morecambe or Oldham v Newcastle or Blackburn
Reading or Luton v Manchester United
Derby or Preston v Brighton or Portsmouth
Ipswich or Fulham v Rochdale or Sheffield Wednesday
Manchester City v Bournemouth or Crystal Palace
Millwall or Cheltenham v Burnley or Sheffield United
Chelsea v Middlesbrough or Barnsley
Wolves or Stoke City v Gillingham or Covernty
Leicester City v Arsenal
West Brom or Harrogate v Southampton or Brentford
Newport or Cambridge v Oxford or Watford
Fleetwood or Port Vale v Everton or Salford
Leyton Orient or Plymouth v Tottenham
West Ham or Charlton v Leeds or Hull City
*Ties will be played on the week commencing 21st September 2020.
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