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Blackpool to take on Morecambe in 2012/13 season opener

Blackpool fans during last season's play-off final at Wembley Photo: John Buckle / EMPICS Sport

Blackpool will take on Lancashire rivals Morecambe in the first round of the Football League Cup.

The competition, newly named the Capital One Cup, will open the new football season in August.

Fleetwood Town will enjoy their first ever match in this competition. They have a home tie against Nottingham Forest.

The full draw is:

  • Port Vale v Burnley
  • Derby County v Scunthorpe United
  • Rochdale v Barnsley
  • Notts County v Bradford City
  • Hull City v Rotherham United
  • Fleetwood Town v Nottingham Forest
  • Carlisle United v Accrington Stanley
  • Doncaster Rovers v York City
  • Crewe Alexandra v Hartlepool United
  • Bury v Middlesbrough
  • Chesterfield v Tranmere Rovers
  • Sheffield United v Burton Albion
  • Blackpool v Morecambe
  • Leeds United v Shrewsbury Town
  • Preston North End v Huddersfield Town
  • Oldham Athletic v Sheffield Wednesday
  • Cheltenham Town v Milton Keynes Dons
  • Ipswich Town v Bristol Rovers
  • Stevenage v AFC Wimbledon
  • Exeter City v Crystal Palace
  • Yeovil Town v Colchester United
  • Birmingham City v Barnet
  • Bristol City v Gillingham
  • Northampton Town v Cardiff City
  • Plymouth Argyle v Portsmouth
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers v Aldershot Town
  • Walsall v Brentford
  • Millwall v Crawley Town
  • Torquay United v Leicester City
  • Dagenham & Redbridge v Coventry City
  • Peterborough United v Southend United
  • Swindon Town v Brighton & Hove Albion
  • Watford v Wycombe Wanderers
  • Charlton Athletic v Leyton Orient
  • Oxford United v AFC Bournemouth

Ties to be played week commencing August 13.