As part of EFL Fixture Release Day on Thursday 24th June 2021, the First Round Draws for both the Carabao Cup and Papa John’s Trophy will take place later in the afternoon...
Following the reveal of the Sky Bet League One fixtures at 9am, the First Round draw for the Carabao Cup - Cambridge United are Ball Number 7 - will take place on Sky Sports at 3:40pm.
The Papa John's Trophy Round One Groups have already been determined, with the U's set to face fellow League One side Oxford United and League Two's Stevenage in Southern Group H.
The fourth team in the group will be made up by one of Arsenal U21, Aston Villa U21, Brighton & Hove Albion U21, Chelsea U21, Crystal Palace U21, Southampton U21, Tottenham Hotspur U21 or West Ham United U21.
The draw to decide the destination of the Invited Teams will be broadcasted live on Sky Sports at 4:30pm.
The Carabao Cup Round One fixtures are due to take place w/c 9th August 2021, whilst the Group Stage for the Papa John's Trophy will get underway w/c 30th August 2021.