Carabao Cup draw: What TV channel is it on and what are the ball numbers?

first_imgThe Carabao Cup got underway on Tuesday as football league sides met in the hope of making it to Wembley by February.Mansfield were the big winners of the first round after beating Accrington Stanley 6-1 but a number of games went to penalties including Nottingham Forest who finally beat Bury 10-9 after spot kicks. possible standings Manchester City won the Carabao Cup last season 1 Most read in football How the Premier League table could change after the Boxing Day fixtures Best clips, calls and talkSPORT moments of 2019, feat Hearn, McCoist and more ALTERED Tottenham predicted XI to face Brighton with Mourinho expected to make big changes NEW ERA silverware highlights center_img When is the draw?The first round of the Carabao Cup takes place this week with the last game – Sunderland vs Sheffield Wednesday – being played on Thursday, August 16.Before the game on Thursday, the draw will take place at the Stadium of Light.Premier League sides will be included in the draw (except Manchester City, Manchester United, Arsenal, Burnley, Tottenham, Liverpool and Chelsea due to European commitments).The draw will take place from 7pm. Every Championship club’s best signing of the decade, including Taarabt and Dack Every current Premier League club’s best kit from the past decade gameday England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won impact Which channel is the draw being shown on and can I live stream it?Sky Sports Football and Sky Sports Main Event will be showing coverage of the draw and Sunderland vs Sheffield Wednesday.Coverage will start at 7pm with Mick McCarthy and Chris Waddle conducting it.When will the second round games be played?The second round games will take place in the week commencing Monday August 27.These games no longer have extra time if the game ends in a draw after a new rule was passed to go straight to penalties.What are the ball numbers?The ball numbers will be announced on Wednesday, August 15.The draw is unseeded but the teams will be split in North and South regions. smart causal How Arsenal could line up in Arteta’s first official game in charge – Ozil return? Tottenham v Brighton LIVE: talkSPORT commentary and team news for Boxing Day opener last_img read more