Date: 13th June 2018 at 6:45am
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The draw for the first round of the 2018/2019 Carabao Cup takes place on Friday morning [15th June]. Ho Chi Minh City is the venue this time for the 10:45 am draw! Former winners Steve McManaman, Louis Saha and Dennis Wise will all head to Vietnam to get involved in the draw.

The competition is once again regionalised in the early stages with Posh again in the southern section of the draw. If you are listening or watching the draw, Posh will be number 24.

Regionalisation and ball numbers are as follows: 

 
North Section
 
South Section
1
Accrington Stanley
1
AFC Wimbledon
2
Barnsley
2
Aston Villa
3
Blackburn Rovers
3
Birmingham City
4
Blackpool
4
Brentford
5
Bolton Wanderers
5
Bristol City
6
Bradford City
6
Bristol Rovers
7
Burton Albion
7
Cambridge United
8
Bury
8
Charlton Athletic
9
Carlisle United
9
Cheltenham Town
10
Crewe Alexandra
10
Colchester United
11
Derby County
11
Coventry City
12
Doncaster Rovers
12
Crawley Town
13
Fleetwood Town
13
Exeter City
14
Grimsby Town
14
Forest Green Rovers
15
Hull City
15
Gillingham
16
Leeds United
16
Ipswich Town
17
Lincoln City
17
Luton Town
18
Macclesfield Town
18
Millwall
19
Mansfield Town
19
Milton Keynes Dons
20
Middlesbrough
20
Newport County
21
Morecambe
21
Northampton Town
22
Nottingham Forest
22
Norwich City
23
Notts County
23
Oxford United
24
Oldham Athletic
24
Peterborough United
25
Port Vale
25
Plymouth Argyle
26
Preston North End
26
Portsmouth
27
Rochdale
27
Queens Park Rangers
28
Rotherham United
28
Reading
29
Scunthorpe United
29
Southend United
30
Sheffield United
30
Stevenage
31
Sheffield Wednesday
31
Swindon Town
32
Shrewsbury Town
32
West Bromwich Albion
33
Sunderland
33
Wycombe Wanderers
34
Tranmere Rovers
34
Yeovil Town
35
Walsall
36
Wigan Athletic