Rovers Ladies’ Development squad will host local rivals Burnley Reserves in the Group Stage of the 2019-20 FA Women’s National League Reserve Cup.
The game is scheduled to take place at Accrington and Rossendale College on Sunday 29th September, 2pm.
The Blues have been drawn in Group B alongside Chorley Reserves, Crewe Reserves, Liverpool Feds Development, Stockport County Development and the Clarets.
The top two teams from the eight regionalised groups will progress into the Last 16, where it becomes a straight knockout to follow the same format as last year’s latter stages.
Rovers are the competition holders having defeated Charlton Athletic in a penalty shootout in the 2018-19 Final.
Ellie Cash’s side will kick off their defence of the trophy at home to Stockport County on Sunday 15th September, 2pm.
Full League Cup Fixture list: (2pm kick-offs)
Rovers v Stockport County - 15th September
Rovers v Burnley – 29th September
Chorley v Rovers - 13th October
Rovers v Crewe - 27th October
Liverpool Feds v Rovers – 3rd November