Boro await Carling Cup draw

Portsmouth, Cardiff City and Crystal Palace among possible opponents

BORO will find out who they face in the Carling Cup First Round when the draw is made at 9.30am tomorrow morning.

Boro are one of the unseeded teams in the south section of the cup and will be drawn against one of the 20 seeded teams, with last season’s Premiership crisis club Portsmouth and Championship play-off finalists Cardiff City among Boro’s prospective opponents.

The seeded teams in the south section are:

1. Portsmouth

2. Cardiff City

3. Swansea City

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4. Reading

5. Bristol City

6. Queens Park Rangers

7. Ipswich Town

8. Watford

9. Crystal Palace

10. Norwich City

11. Millwall

12. Plymouth Argyle

13. Charlton Athletic

14. Swindon Town

15. Southampton

16. Colchester United

17. Brentford

18. Bristol Rovers

19. Milton Keynes Dons

20. Brighton & Hove Albion

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