Northampton Town will play AFC Wimbledon at home in the second round of the Carabao Cup.
The Cobblers were drawn against the League One side from South West London in a draw made live on TV after yesterday’s (11/08) contest between Leyton Orient and QPR.
Northampton had booked their place in the tournament’s second round with a 2-1 victory over Championship outfit Coventry City earlier in the same evening.
Ties are scheduled to be played week commencing August 23rd. The game’s full match details, including specific dates and start time, will be confirmed in due course.
AFC Wimbledon booked their spot in the tournament’s second round with a 1-0 victory over their fellow London-based League One side Charlton Athletic at The Valley.
Northampton took on AFC Wimbledon last season in the third tier of English football. The two teams played out a 2-2 draw on the opening day of last season at Northampton’s ground, with AFC Wimbledon winning the return fixture in London.