When is the 2022-23 Carabao Cup second round draw? Date, teams & how to watch

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The 63rd season of the Carabao Cup, which features 92 teams from the English football structure, kicked off in August.

Last season, Liverpool beat Chelsea in a thrilling penalty shoot-out that ended 11-10 to clinch the trophy for a record ninth time at Wembley.

And the Reds will start as one of the favourites this season, though they can expect stiff competition from a number of other strong contenders who are also hungry for silverware.

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With the first round of the tournament set to be done and dusted this week, all eyes are on the draw for the second-round fixtures.

GOAL has all the details about the second round draw of the 2022-23 Carabao Cup, including fixtures, dates, results and more.

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When is the Carabao Cup second round draw?

The draw for the 2022-23 Carabao Cup second round takes place on Wednesday August 10, 2022.

It will be held following the first round tie between Sheffield Wednesday and Sunderland, which kicks off at 7:45pm BST (2:45pm ET).

Which teams are in the Carabao Cup second round?

The second round of the Carabao Cup will welcome all the Premier League clubs excluding last season's top seven, who have all qualified for Europe.

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Thirteen Premier League clubs will enter the competition as they do not have European commitments. Along with them, two Championship teams - Burnley and Watford - and 35 winners from the first round will also compete to progress to the next round.

You can see the draw ball numbers in the tables below.

North section

No.

Team

1

Aston Villa

2

Barrow

3

Bolton

4

Bradford City

5

Burnley

6

Derby County

7

Everton

8

Fleetwood Town

9

Grimsby Town

10

Leeds United

11

Leicester

12

Lincoln City

13

Morecambe

14

Newcastle United

15

Nottingham Forest

16

Preston

17

Rochdale

18

Shrewsbury Town

19

Stockport County

20

Tranmere Rovers

21

Wolves

22

Blackburn / Hartlepool

23

Middlesbrough / Barnsley

24

Port Vale / Rotherham

25

Sheffield Wednesday / Sunderland

26

West Brom / Sheffield United

South section

No.

Team

1

Bournemouth

2

Brentford

3

Brighton

4

Cambridge United

5

Charlton

6

Colchester

7

Crawley Town

8

Crystal Palace

9

Exeter City

10

Forest Green Rovers

11

Fulham

12

Gillingham

13

MK Dons

14

Newport County

15

Norwich City

16

Oxford United

17

Portsmouth

18

Southampton

19

Stevenage

20

Walsall

21

Watford

22

Wycombe Wanderers

23

Coventry / Bristol City

24

Plymouth / Peterborough United

How to watch the Carabao Cup second round draw on TV?

Sky Sports has the rights to broadcast Carabao Cup games in the UK. Matches are usually shown on Sky Sports Football and available to stream live online on Sky Go.

Carabao Cup presenter Mark Chapman will host the draw with former Crystal Palace striker Clinton Morrison and ex-Sunderland full-back Michael Gray.

In the U.S., Carabao Cup games are broadcast on the ESPN network.

What date is the Carabao Cup second round played?

The 2022-23 Carabao Cup kicked off on August 8, 2022 and will go on for six months until the final, which will take place at Wembley Stadium on Sunday February 26, 2023.

After the first round is wrapped up, the second round of the 2022-23 Carabao Cup will start in the week commencing August 22.

Everything you need to know about the 2022-23 Carabao Cup edition, including draw information, fixtures, dates, results. and more can be found here.

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