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Vital Preview - EFL Trophy - 3rd October 2017

Vital Preview - EFL Trophy - 3rd October 2017

The EFL Trophy continues this midweek with the latest group matches played.

Previous results

Tuesday 19th September
Accrington Stanley 3-2 Middlesbrough U21 19:30
Bury 0-4 Rochdale 19:45
Walsall 3-1 West Bromwich Albion U21 19:45

Among the schedule is one for us of course so the hope will be that this can result in a win.

Then again, which is more than possible of course, it could be a draw in the latest group game and that would mean a penalty shootout to determine a winner.

Southampton, Sunderland, Tottenham, Leicester, Brighton, Newcastle, Stoke, West Brom and Reading are the U21 sides in action this week - Cambridge, Doncaster, AFC Wimbledon, Carlisle, Oxford, Port Vale, Rochdale, Shrewsbury and Southend, respectively, are the sides hosting these teams and looking to upset them.

Plenty of all-League One and League Two ties will take with some interesting rivals meeting, including Fleetwood hosting Morecambe and Exeter travelling to Home Park to face Plymouth.

Fixtures

Tuesday 3rd October
Cambridge United v Southampton U21 19:00
Rotherham United v Chesterfield 19:00
Accrington Stanley v Blackpool 19:30
Crewe Alexandra v Oldham Athletic 19:30
Doncaster Rovers v Sunderland U21 19:30
AFC Wimbledon v Tottenham Hotspur U21 19:45
Blackburn Rovers v Bury 19:45
Carlisle United v Leicester City U21 19:45
Cheltenham Town v Forest Green Rovers 19:45
Colchester United v Gillingham 19:45
Fleetwood Town v Morecambe 19:45
Luton Town v Barnet 19:45
Milton Keynes Dons v Stevenage 19:45
Oxford United v Brighton and Hove Albion U21 19:45
Peterborough United v Northampton Town 19:45
Plymouth Argyle v Exeter City 19:45
Port Vale v Newcastle United U21 19:45
Portsmouth v Crawley Town 19:45
Rochdale v Stoke City U21 19:45
Scunthorpe United v Grimsby Town 19:45
Shrewsbury Town v West Bromwich Albion U21 19:45
Southend United v Reading U21 19:45
Walsall v Coventry City 19:45

Whatever the line up expectancy will be high for a win ahead of the game.

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Writer:Site Staff
Date:Tuesday October 3 2017
Time: 9:42AM

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