Morecambe to face Championship outfit Blackburn Rovers in Carabao Cup

Morecambe have been drawn away to Blackburn Rovers in the Carabao Cup first round.

Thursday, 24th June 2021, 4:01 pm
Updated Friday, 25th June 2021, 7:17 am
Tony Mowbray
Tony Mowbray

The Lancashire rivals will meet at Ewood Park with matches scheduled to take place the week commencing August 9.

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Clubs are also able to mutually agree an alternative date between July 31 and August 4.

Meanwhile, Everton Under-21s have been drawn into group A of this season's Papa John's Trophy.

The Premier League development side join the Shrimps, Harlepool United and Carlisle United in group A of the competition.