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Rovers' Checkatrade Trophy group revealed

7 July 2017

Rovers will face Bury and Rochdale in this season's Checkatrade Trophy.

The 16 groups have been confirmed this Friday with Tony Mowbray's side paired with their League One counterparts.

The fourth team will be confirmed next Wednesday 12th July when the draw for the Category 1 clubs will take place.

The group stage fixtures will also be confirmed on that date.

Northern groups:

Group A
Carlisle United
Fleetwood Town
Morecambe
Category 1 Club
Group E
Coventry City
Shrewsbury Town
Walsall
Category 1 Club
Group B
Accrington Stanley
Blackpool
Wigan Athletic
Category 1 Club
Group F
Bradford City
Chesterfield
Rotherham United
Category 1 Club
Group C
Blackburn Rovers
Bury
Rochdale
Category 1 Club
Group G
Lincoln City
Mansfield Town
Notts County
Category 1 Club
Group D
Crewe Alexandra
Oldham Athletic
Port Vale
Category 1 Club
Group H
Doncaster Rovers
Grimsby Town
Scunthorpe United
Category 1 Club

Category 1 teams: Everton, Leicester City, Manchester City, Middlesbrough, Newcastle United, Stoke City, Sunderland, West Bromwich Albion.

Southern groups:

Group A
Charlton Athletic
Crawley Town
Portsmouth
Category 1 Club
Group E
Cheltenham Town
Forest Green Rovers
Newport County
Category 1 Club
Group B
Colchester United
Gillingham
Southend United
Category 1 Club
Group F
AFC Wimbledon
Barnet
Luton Town
Category 1 Club
Group C
Bristol Rovers
Swindon Town
Wycombe Wanderers
Category 1 Club
Group G
Oxford United
Milton Keynes Dons
Stevenage
Category 1 Club
Group D
Exeter City
Plymouth Argyle
Yeovil Town
Category 1 Club
Group H
Cambridge United
Northampton Town
Peterborough United
Category 1 Club

Category 1 teams: Brighton & Hove Albion, Chelsea, Fulham, Reading, Southampton, Swansea City, Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham United.


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