Man City and Tottenham have accepted an invitation to have their academy sides in the Checkatrade Trophy.
Sunderland and Derby County kick off the new Sky Bet EFL season at the Stadium of Light on August 4, live on Sky Sports.
The EFL blamed technical faults and "human error" for the blunders that blighted Friday's Carabao Cup first-round draw.
The FA is not considering scrapping third-round cup replays or moving the competition to midweek, PA Sport understands.
Arsene Wenger says Saturday's FA Cup final win over Chelsea proves that he is worthy of a new contract at Arsenal.
Aaron Ramsey scored 12 minutes from time to win the FA Cup for Arsenal in a pulsating 2-1 victory over Chelsea at Wembley.
Dundee and Dundee United have been drawn in the same section for the Scottish League Cup.
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says Victor Moses did not cheat and was probably "tired" following his sending off in the FA Cup final.
Chelsea's FA Cup defeat to Arsenal showed that building on their title triumph will not be straight-forward.
Aberdeen's Jayden Stockley insists a clash which left Celtic's Kieran Tierney needing lengthy treatment was accidental.
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