Blades cup of reality

Last updated at 23:31 13 June 2007

Sheffield United felt the reality of life

back in the Football League yesterday

when drawn against Chesterfield in the

Carling Cup first round.

The Blades remain

hopeful of salvaging

top-flight status as the

Carlos Tevez saga

continues to rumble on,

but ahead of Monday’s

arbitration panel

hearing they were given

a home tie with

Chesterfield, who last

season knocked out

West Ham, Manchester

City and Wolves.


Wolves v Bradford

Grimsby v Burnley

Rochdale v Stoke

Scunthorpe v Hartlepool

Port Vale v Wrexham

Crewe v Hull

Chester v Nott’m Forest

Sheff Utd v Chesterfield

Rotherham v Sheff Wed

Barnsley v Darlington

Bury v Carlisle

Doncaster v Lincoln

Preston v Morecambe

Stockport v Tranmere

Accrington Stanley v Leicester

Macclesfield v Leeds

Oldham v Mansfield

Blackpool v Huddersfield

Watford v Gillingham

Swindon v Charlton

MK Dons v Ipswich

Southend v Cheltenham

Norwich v Barnet

Shrewsbury v Colchester

Cardiff v Brighton

Swansea v Walsall

Brentford v Bristol C

Bristol R v C Palace

West Brom v Bournemouth

Peterborough v Southampton

Hereford v Yeovil

QPR v L Orient

Northampton v Millwall

Dagenham & R v Luton

Plymouth v Wycombe

Coventry v Notts Co

Ties to be played week

commencing August 13.

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