Date: 1st June 2012 at 11:14am
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The Football League Cup will be re-branded as the Capital One Cup from next season after the Football League agreed a new four year sponsorship deal.

After Carling’s agreement with the Football League expired UK credit card company Capital One agreed a new sponsorship deal for the cup.

The first round draw for the 2012/13 season will be on June 14 with the fixtures being played on the week commencing August 13.

This will see the Capital One Cup kick-off the English Football League season with the n.Power Championship fixtures kicking off the following weekend.

A date for your diaries!