Home draws for Cardiff & Swansea

12 August 2009 09:47
Cardiff will host Bristol Rovers in the second round of the Carling Cup, with Scunthorpe drawn away at Swansea.The draws are reward for the Welsh clubs after the Bluebirds defeated Dagenham & Redbridge 3-1 on Tuesday and the Swans beat Brighton 3-0.

Cardiff and Swansea were amongst 25 seeds for the second round, to be played in the week beginning 24 August.

The 35 first-round winners are joined by Middlesbrough, Newcastle and 13 Premier League clubs.

The Premier sides involved in European competition - Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal, Everton, Aston Villa and Fulham - will join the tournament in the third round.

Source: BBC_Sport