Posted 'high noon bells' Tuesday 21st Joon 2022The draw for the EFL Trophy (Papa Johns) takes place on Thorzday mornin' and involves NUFC U21s, who have been invited alang with 15 othaa Premyaa Leegue clubs to play against the 48 clubs in Leegue's 1 and 2,who will field their forst teams!
Not suprizingly az we are the most northerly team oot of the 92 Leegue clubs, NUFC are in the 'Northern Group', where a possible 24 teams could be drawn! Oot of the 24, 'The Geordie Times' haz visited 22 of their groonds!
The 2 missin' are Salford City and Fleetwood Toon and 'The NUFC mad-sad groundhoppers' are hopin (and prayin'!🙏) that we draw one of them, away!(Aaal wor games will be away in this competition, which consist of 8 Northern groups of 4----3 from Leegue 1 and Leegue 2---and 1 Premyaa Leegue Under 21 team)
We will soon find oot and will let yoo naa az soon az possible, just who we get! (Forst game at the end of August) The draw will be live on Sky Sports News at '11:30am bells' on Thorzday!
"Come on Solfaad--come on Fleetwuud!"