Capital One Cup Draw: Man United Face MK Dons in Second Round

Premier League giants Manchester United have been paired with MK Dons in the second round of the Capital one Cup.

Having failed to qualify for Europe last season, United returned to the hat for the first time since the 1995-96 season.

Coach Louis van Gaal’s men will play at MK Dons on 26 or 27 August.

Manchester United to Compete in the League Cup Second Round for the First Time in 19 Years.
Manchester United to Compete in the League Cup Second Round for the First Time in 19 Years.

As none of the teams playing in Europe features in the league cup until the third round, the other interesting ties of the present round has Newcastle away at League One outfit Gillingham, League Two’s Burton Albion hosting QPR and Brown Ideye’s West Brom facing a trip to Oxford.

The full Capital One Cup second round draw:

Burton v QPR
Port Vale v Cardiff
Middlesbrough v Preston
Stoke v Portsmouth
Huddersfield v Nottm Forest
Swansea v Rotherham
Watford v Doncaster
Millwall v Southampton
Bournemouth v Northampton
Brentford v Fulham
West Brom v Oxford
Scunthorpe v Reading
Derby v Charlton
West Ham v Sheffield United
Swindon v Brighton
Leicester v Shrewsbury
Crewe v Bolton
Birmingham v Sunderland
Gillingham v Newcastle
Norwich v Crawley
Bradford v Leeds
Aston Villa v Leyton Orient
Burnley v Sheffield Weds
Walsall v Crystal Palace
MK Dons v Manchester United

(All fixtures scheduled for the week after Monday, August 25)

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