We take on Rotherham United in our opening game to the new season. Round one of the Carabao Cup takes place Saturday 5th September, at the Peninsula Stadium.
Carabao Cup Background
For sponsorship reasons, the EFL Cup is named the Carabao Cup and is open to all 92 clubs in England's top four divisions. Played over 7 rounds, with the final being played at Wembley Stadium.
Manchester City are the current holders, with LIverpool being the most successful team in the competition winning the final 8 times.
Live matches are chosen by Sky Sports, and freeview channel Quest, show the highlights.
Who are Rotherham United?
Nicknamed the 'Millers', Rotherham United are a south Yorkshire football club who play in the Championship. Founded in 1925, Rotherham United have spent the last 16 years in the third tier of English football. Promoted from league One to the Championship last season, finishing Second.
Latest Rotherham United Result:
Rotherham took on Mansfield Town away, and by all accounts after a strong start by Mansfield, comfortably won 3-0 with goals from Joe Mattock, Micheal Smith and Mickel Miller.
Salford and the Carabao Cup:
We had a exciting premier fixture in the Carabao Cup season 2019/20 with the home tie against Leeds United televised on Sky Sports.
A 'LUCKY' (honest) win by Leeds knocked us out!
Due to Covid-19 restrictions, NO fans will be allowed in to the Peninsula Stadium for this match, however, the club are live streaming the match for £10.