Vital Football

Latest BHA FC News

League Cup Second Round Draw On Thursday (2017/18)

League Cup Second Round Draw On Thursday (2017/18)

The second round draw for this year's EFL Cup will take place on Thursday August 10.

The draw will take place live on Sky Sports on Thursday following the final first round tie between Bury and Sunderland.

13 Premier League clubs not competing in European competitions will enter at this stage, as will Hull City and Middlesbrough.

25 sides based on league placing will be seeded and for this round, if West Ham are drawn at home, owing to the 2017 IAAF World Championships, they have been given special dispensation by the EFL to play the fixture as an away game.

Ball numbers will be with us later today or tomorrow you would think and by the end of tonight's action, five more sides through to the second round will be finalised.

Already through:

Accrington Stanley, Brentford, Barnsley, Birmingham City, Doncaster Rovers, Bristol City, Bristol Rovers, Cardiff City, Blackburn Rovers, Charlton Athletic, Carlisle United, MK Dons, Ipswich Town, Rochdale, Millwall, Norwich City, Nottingham Forest, Cheltenham Town, Barnet, Queens Park Rangers, Rotherham United, Scunthorpe United, Sheffield Wednesday, Newport County, Wigan Athletic, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Fulham, Reading.


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Wednesday August 9 2017
Time: 12:25PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Frampton Fight Upgraded

Recent Brighton & Hove Albion Articles

Tottenham Clash Gets New Date

Sky Sports have this afternoon confirmed their television picks for the month of April, and Brighton's clash against Tottenham Hotspur has been selected for screening.

Brighton To Compete In International Event

Brighton have been invited to take part in the annual HKFC Citi Soccer Sevens tournament this May.

Brighton Set For New Club Record?

As Brighton head towards the end of March and we await the return of real football following the international break, the numbers have been crunched on...

Is Chris Hughton the Premiership's most underrated manager?

Is Chris Hughton the Premiership's most underrated manager?

Brighton & Hove Albion Social Media

Brighton & Hove Albion Archived Articles

Vital BHA articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital BHA
Write For Vital BHA
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

FA - Man U MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Sub - Izquierdo0%
Sub - Murray0%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Brighton & Hove Albion Results (view all)

Brighton & Hove Albion Fixtures

The Vital Football Members League