Cobblers handed Pompey tie in EFL Trophy

Cobblers have been drawn away to Portsmouth in the second-round of the EFL Trophy.

Saturday, 16th November 2019, 2:17 pm Trophy

Portsmouth reached this stage of the competition by topping Southern Group B, finishing ahead of Oxford United with eight points from their three fixtures.

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Cobblers finished second in Southern Group H behind Peterborough United.

The second-round tie, to be held at Fratton Park, is currently scheduled to take place during the week starting December 2 but with Cobblers hosting Notts County in the FA Cup on December 1, it could be moved to a later date.

Details on the time and date of the match will be confirmed next week.