14/11/2019

EFL Trophy: Second Round Draw to Take Place This Weekend

The draw for the Second Round of the Leasing.com Trophy will take place on Saturday, 16th November, and will be broadcast live on Sky Sports’ Soccer Saturday from 2.00pm.
Hosted by Sky Sports presenter Julian Waters, former Crystal Palace forward Clinton Morrison and ex-England midfielder Sue Smith, will be on hand to draw the teams out.

The group stage of the competition, featuring 64 Clubs competing within 16 groups, is due to concluded this week, with the Saddlers progressing from Group D South as group winners following their convincing six-nil victory over Forest Green Rovers.

Thirty-two Clubs are involved in Round Two of the competition with the draw split into Northern and Southern sections.

The winner of each group will be drawn at home and will play a runner-up of a group from the same region, but not from the same group they competed in from Round One.

To ensure these conditions are met the Northern and Southern draws will be split into two separate draws – Draw A and Draw B.

The Round Two draw will be available to watch live on Soccer Saturday, with the draw covered in full on the @LeasingcomTrphy Twitter account.

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