City to travel to Sixfields on Wednesday, 13th August
Cardiff City have been drawn to face Coventry City away in the Capital One Cup first round. The match will take place at Sixfields Stadium on Wednesday, 13th August 7.45pm kick-off.
This fixture has also been selected for live broadcast on Sky Sports.
The first round draw in full is as follows:
Oldham Athletic v Middlesbrough
Shrewsbury Town v Blackpool
Sheffield Wednesday v Notts County
Tranmere Rovers v Nottingham Forest
Leeds United v Accrington Stanley
Bolton Wanderers v Bury
Rochdale v Preston North End
Rotherham United v Fleetwood Town
Carlisle United v Derby County
Port Vale v Hartlepool United
Morecambe v Bradford City
Barnsley v Crewe Alexandra
Chesterfield v Huddersfield Town
Blackburn Rovers v Scunthorpe United
Burton Albion v Wigan Athletic
York City v Doncaster Rovers
Sheffield United v Mansfield Town
Reading v Newport County
Bristol City v Oxford United
Brighton & Hove Albion v Cheltenham Town
Coventry City v Cardiff City
Luton Town v Swindon Town
Dagenham & Redbridge v Brentford
Charlton Athletic v Colchester United
Crawley Town v Ipswich Town
Wolverhampton Wanderers v Northampton Town
Yeovil Town v Gillingham
Milton Keynes Dons v AFC Wimbledon
Exeter City v AFC Bournemouth
Stevenage v Watford
Plymouth Argyle v Leyton Orient
Birmingham City v Cambridge Untied
Portsmouth v Peterborough United
Millwall v Wycombe Wanderers
Southend United v Walsall
Ticket details will follow soon.
Cardiff City were one of the Capital One Cup 2014/15, Round One Southern Seeds, which included AFC Bournemouth, Birmingham City, Brentford, Brighton & Hove Albion, Bristol City, Cardiff City, Charlton Athletic, Ipswich Town, Leyton Orient, Millwall, MK Dons, Peterborough Utd, Reading, Swindon Town, Walsall, Watford, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Yeovil Town.
As none of the seeded teams can face each other in this round, City were drawn against one of the southern non-seeds, who were listed as follows: AFC Wimbledon, Cambridge Utd, Cheltenham Town, Colchester Utd, Coventry City, Crawley Town, Dagenham & Redbridge, Exeter City, Gillingham, Luton Town, Newport County, Northampton Town, Oxford Utd, Plymouth Argyle, Portsmouth, Southend Utd, Stevenage, Wycombe Wanderers.
All first round matches are set to take place on the week commencing Monday 11 August 2014. For those fortunate enough to make it to the final, this takes place at Wembley Stadium on Sunday 1 March 2015.