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Royals seeded for cup draw

23 May 2013

Capital One Cup Details

It has been confirmed that the Royals will enter the 2013/14 Capital One Cup at the second round stage.

This means the club will not take part in round one ties, set to take place on 6th/7th August and will instead enter at round two, with those ties to be played on 27/28 August.

The round one draw for the Capital One Cup will be released on Monday 17th June 2013 and will be both seeded based on last season’s league tables, and also regionalised, consisting of 70 Football League clubs. The two highest placed relegated clubs from the Premier League have been seeded though to round 2 (Reading) and round 3 (Wigan Athletic). 

Capital One Cup Details  
Round 1 – 70 Clubs
Round 2 – 50 clubs (35 Winners, 1 Championship, 14 Premier League non-European clubs)
Round 3 – 32 clubs (25 Winners, 1 Championship & 6 Premier League European clubs)
 
For further details on key dates for the 2013/14 season, including fixture release dates and international breaks click here

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