When is the Carabao Cup first round draw? And what number are Leeds United?

Samuel Saiz in Carabao Cup first round action against Port Vale last season. PIC: Tony Johnson
Samuel Saiz in Carabao Cup first round action against Port Vale last season. PIC: Tony Johnson

Leeds United will find out their Carabao Cup first-round opponents this week.

The draw for the EFL Cup will take place in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, at 10.45am UK time on Friday, June 15.

There will be no extra-time in the competition this season, apart from the final, with matches tied at 90 minutes going straight to penalties.

Leeds United are ball number 16 in the draw’s northern section, one of 70 club’s in the hat in total.

Other notable numbers are Bradford City (6), Hull City (15), Middlebrough (20), Sheffield United (30), Sheffield Wednesday (31) and Sunderland (33).

Leeds United concept kits - should any of these be the Whites 2018/19 strip?