The draw for the first round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy will take place this Saturday (August 18th) at 10am live on Soccer AM.
Dale will play one of Accrington Stanley, Carlisle United, Fleetwood Town, Morecambe, Port Vale, Preston North End or Tranmere Rovers.
Northern Section – West
Preston North End
Northern Section – East
The following teams have been given a bye into the next round: