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Pompey have been drawn to play Derby County in the Capital One Cup.

This morning’s draw pitched Paul Cook’s side against the Championship outfit, with the tie to be played week commencing August 10.

Derby, who narrowly missed out on the play-offs last season, are currently managed by Paul Clement, who replaced Steve McClaren this summer.

Pompey last season went out at the second round stage of the competition following a 3-0 defeat at Premier League Stoke.

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Pompey beat Peterborough 1-0 in the first round of the Capital One Cup last season Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey beat Peterborough 1-0 in the first round of the Capital One Cup last season Picture: Joe Pepler