Pompey will be seeded for tonights Carling Cup 2nd Round draw
Tonights draw will be shown live on Sky Sports News after the conclusion of the three remaining first round ties. Paul Hart’s first venture into this competition (as Pompey Manager) will see us seeded once again although we didn’t have to play this stage last season !
The seeded and unseeded groups are as follows;
Pompey, Tottenham (because they are not in Europe either), West Ham, (big spending) Manchester City, Wigan, Stoke, Hull, Wolves, Birmingham, Burnley, Bolton, Blackburn Rovers, Sunderland, Newcastle (of the Championship), Middlesbrough, West Brom, Reading, Preston, Cardiff (Losing FA Cup finalists 2008), Swansea, Ipswich, Bristol City, QPR, Sheffield Wednesday, and Watford.
Doncaster, Crystal Palace, Blackpool, Barnsley, Peterborough, Scunthorpe, Norwich, Leeds, Millwall, Tranmere, Southend, Huddersfield, Bristol Rovers, Leyton Orient, Swindon, Carlisle, Gillingham, Hereford, Rotherham, Accrington Stanley, Port Vale and Southampton,
Plus the winners of tonights remaining ties.
Coventry City -vs- Hartlepool United
Macclesfield Town -vs- Leicester City
Nottingham Forest -vs- Bradford City
So who do you want to see Pompey face in Round 2? Post your thoughts below