Blackpool face rivals Preston in League Cup

Preston North End's Matthew James (right) and Blackpool's DJ Campbell battle for a ball in the air during the 2010 clash
Preston North End's Matthew James (right) and Blackpool's DJ Campbell battle for a ball in the air during the 2010 clash
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Blackpool will face rivals Preston North End in the first round of the League Cup.

The Seasiders travel to Deepdale on week commencing 5 August.

The game will be 94th competitive clash between the teams and the fifth time they have faced each other in the League Cup.

Blackpool haven’t been drawn against Preston, who are managed by former boss Simon Grayson, in any cup competition since 1994, when Mike Conroy’s header gave Preston a 1-0 win.

The last league cup clash came in September 1986 when Preston won 2-1 over two legs.

Fleetwood will travel to face Notts County.

Full draw:

Bury v Crewe Alexandra

Shrewsbury Town v Bolton Wanderers

Middlesbrough v Accrington Stanley

Doncaster Rovers v Rochdale

Preston North End v Blackpool

Barnsley v Scunthorpe United

Tranmere Rovers v Mansfield Town

York City v Burnley

Notts County v Fleetwood Town

Sheffield United v Burton Albion

Oldham Athletic v Derby County

Carlisle United v Blackburn Rovers

Morecambe v Wolverhampton Wanderers

Nottingham Forest v Hartlepool United

Leeds United v Chesterfield

Huddersfield Town v Bradford City

Rotherham United v Sheffield Wednesday

Port Vale v Walsall

Gillingham v Bristol City

AFC Bournemouth v Portsmouth

Wycombe Wanderers v Leicester City

Brentford v Dagenham and Redbridge

Exeter City v Queens Park Rangers

Charlton Athletic v Oxford United

Southend United v Yeovil Town

Millwall v AFC Wimbledon

Swindon Town v Torquay United

Birmingham City v Plymouth Argyle

Stevenage v Ipswich Town

Cheltenham Town v Crawley Town

Bristol Rovers v Watford

Northampton Town v Milton Keynes Dons

Leyton Orient v Coventry City

Colchester United v Peterborough United

Brighton and Hove Albion v Newport County

Ties to be played during the week commencing 5th August 2013.