Arsenal kids draw Shrewsbury in Carling Cup (full draw details)

Arsenal’s reserves have drawn one of the easiest games of the Carling Cup at home to Shrewsbury Town, and it is certain that Wenger will be blooding a few youngsters in the game. The question is whether will make a point of going all the way in the Carling Cup this year after losing the disastrous final last season to Birmingham, which seemed to be the catalyst that destroyed the Gunners season.

Perhaps this will be the start of something big!

The draw in full is as follows, and all ties will be played in the week commencing September 19:

Cardiff City v Leicester City

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Millwall

Chelsea v Fulham

Aldershot or Carlisle United v Rochdale

Arsenal v Shrewsbury Town

Burnley v MK Dons

Leeds United v Manchester United

Brighton & Hove Albion v Liverpool

Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United

Manchester City v Birmingham City

Blackburn Rovers v Leyton Orient or Bristol Rovers

Swindon Town or Southampton v Charlton Athletic or Preston North End

Everton v West Bromwich Albion

Crystal Palace or Wigan Athletic v Middlesbrough

Aston Villa v Bolton Wanderers

Stoke City v Tottenham Hotspur