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Come in Number 8-Carling Cup 3rd Round Draw

Come in Number 8-Carling Cup 3rd Round Draw

The third round draw for the Carling Cup will take place on Sky Sports Soccer Saturday at 12:15pm tomorrow (Saturday 26th August). Burnley will be in the hat after defeating Barnet 3-2 in the second round match at Turf Moor last Tuesday night, so watch out for ball number 8!

The Premier League big guns enter the competition now so the Clarets could be facing Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester City or Liverpool.

If a local derby is your preference then how about Blackburn or maybe Bolton with Chris Eagles playing against us and maybe even Robbie Blake? How about Preston if they can beat Charlton?

League 1 Rochdale of course are also still in the competition following their stunning 2-0 win over newly promoted,Premier League club QPR at Loftus Road last Tuesday night.

We provide below a summary of all the clubs still in the Carling Cup with their ball numbers

01. Aldershot Town/Carlisle United
02. Arsenal
03. Aston Villa
04. Birmingham City
05. Blackburn Rovers
06. Bolton Wanderers
07. Brighton & Hove Albion
08. BURNLEY
09. Cardiff City
10. Charlton Athletic/Preston North End
11. Chelsea
12. Crystal Palace/Wigan Athletic
13. Everton
14. Fulham
15. Leeds United
16. Leicester City
17. Leyton Orient/Bristol Rovers
18. Liverpool
19. Manchester City
20. Manchester United
21. Middlesbrough
22. Millwall
23. Milton Keynes Dons
24. Newcastle United
25. Nottingham Forest
26. Rochdale
27. Shrewsbury Town
28. Stoke City
29. Swindon Town/Southampton
30. Tottenham Hotspur
31. West Bromwich Albion
32. Wolverhampton Wanderers

The third round ties will be played some time during week commencing Monday September 19th.

Let us know beneath this article who you would prefer to play home or away.

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Writer:turfmanphil
Date:Friday August 26 2011
Time: 8:47PM

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Why do I want Blackburn??? ;-)
turfmanphil
26/08/2011 20:53:00
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Why do I want Blackburn??? ;-)
turfmanphil
26/08/2011 20:53:00
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Hmm not sure who I want in this one would normally go for Blackburn, but the way we are playing........... I am also on lates that week, and unlikely to get time off, depending who we get I may have to look at a shift swap with someone so I better start being extra nice!!
sheclaret
26/08/2011 20:55:00
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Hmm not sure who I want in this one would normally go for Blackburn, but the way we are playing........... I am also on lates that week, and unlikely to get time off, depending who we get I may have to look at a shift swap with someone so I better start being extra nice!!
sheclaret
26/08/2011 20:55:00
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Home Tie and a big club for TV revenue, sorted then its Aldershot or Carlisle and we win in extra time!
VinRogue
26/08/2011 21:06:00
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Home Tie and a big club for TV revenue, sorted then its Aldershot or Carlisle and we win in extra time!
VinRogue
26/08/2011 21:06:00
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easy round for me, aldershot will do, gives us chance to build a team
hollinsclaret
26/08/2011 22:44:00
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easy round for me, aldershot will do, gives us chance to build a team
hollinsclaret
26/08/2011 22:44:00
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Leeds at home 4 me.
Grimsby Claret
26/08/2011 23:10:00
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Leeds at home 4 me.
Grimsby Claret
26/08/2011 23:10:00
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