EFL Cup: Southampton drawn at home to Wolves


Southampton, runners-up in last season’s EFL Cup, have been drawn at home to Championship side Wolves in the second round of the 2017-18 competition.

Southampton EFL Cup

Saints lost out in a thrilling 3-2 defeat to Manchester United at Wembley in February last season despite Marco Gabbiadini’s double.

Lancashire rivals Blackburn and Burnley will renew acquaintances at Ewood Park in a fixture playfully dubbed locally as ‘T’el Clasico’, with their last meeting having coming in the Championship during the 2015-16 season.