The draw for the second round of this season’s EFL Cup will take place on Wednesday 10th August on Sky Sports 1 and Sky Sports News HQ.
After the 3-1 victory over Mansfield Town, Rovers will learn the identity of their opponents immediately after the conclusion of the match between Luton Town and Aston Villa at approximately 10pm.
Rovers will be joined by Premier League sides not competing in Europe this season. The 13 top-flight teams – including Liverpool, Chelsea and Everton – will be seeded, along with the Championship’s Newcastle United and Norwich City, plus 10 winners from the opening round of fixtures.
Second round ties will be played the 23rd/24th August.