Vietnam will host the draw for the primary around of subsequent season’s Carabao Cup, the EFL has introduced.
It’s the second one successive 12 months the draw has been held in a foreign country after the 2017 tournament for the League Cup’s opening around used to be staged in Bangkok.
However a technical hitch which plagued closing 12 months’s draw has now not dissuaded the EFL from sending Steve McManaman, Louis Saha and Dennis Sensible to Ho Chi Minh Town for Friday’s draw.
Seventy EFL golf equipment will characteristic within the draw, which can see groups drawn in northern and southern sections for ties to be performed within the week setting out August 13.
EFL leader government Shaun Harvey mentioned: “A concept intention of our partnership with Carabao has at all times been to advertise the contest the world over, taking high-profile actions comparable to the contest attracts out of the country to fortify the EFL’s global enlargement technique and lift consciousness of the contest in Carabao’s key territories.
“There is not any requirement for us to take attracts out of the country, however there may be an absolute dedication to construction the worth of our pageant out of doors the United Kingdom and the marketplace in Vietnam must lend a hand the EFL and Carabao meet our shared ambitions.”
Thai power beverages company Carabao, sponsors of the League Cup on a three-year deal, took the draw to Bangkok closing summer time, however an on-screen graphic confirmed Charlton taking part in two times and different golf equipment given the mistaken fighters.
The EFL apologised for the mistakes and took the 2017 third-round draw to Beijing, China, with the development going down at 0415BST.
The quarter-final attract London additionally proved problematic for the EFL, with the development behind schedule ahead of a pre-recorded video of the draw used to be disbursed.