Accrington Stanley’s Carabao Cup second round tie with West Bromwich Albion will be played on Tuesday 22nd August, the club can confirm.

The game, which will take place at the Wham Stadium, will kick-off at 7.45pm.

Following talks between the club’s, the EFL and Lancashire Police it was decided that Blackburn Rovers tie with Burnley will be played on Wednesday 23rd August, leaving Stanley with our preferred date of Tuesday 22nd.

Ticket sales will commence on Monday 14th August at 10.00am with full details including prices to be released shortly.