Date set for Pompey's Carabao Cup first-round tie against AFC Wimbledon

The date for Pompey's Carabao Cup first-round tie against AFC Wimbledon has been set.    Â

Friday, 22nd June 2018, 11:04 am
Updated Friday, 22nd June 2018, 11:58 am
Danny Rose in action against AFC Wimbledon last season. Picture: Joe Pepler

Kenny Jackett's side will entertain the Dons at Fratton Park on Tuesday, August 14 (7.45pm). 

The Blues are looking to reach the second stage of the competition for the first time since 2016.

Pompey fell at the first hurdle after suffering a 2-1 extra-time defeat at Cardiff last term.

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Changes to the rules in his year's Carabao Cup means games will go straight to penalties if they end in a draw after 90 minutes. 

Jackett's men delivered two victories over Wimbledon in League One last campaign.