OXFORD United face a difficult task to progess in the Capital One Cup after being handed a first-round trip to Bristol City.
Gary Waddock’s side will travel to the Sky Bet League One side in the week commencing August 11.
City, who last season were bottom of the league in December, finished 12th after their revival under new manager Steve Cotterill.
1st round draw.
Oldham v Middlesbrough, Shrewsbury v Blackpool, Sheff Wed v Notts Co, Tranmere v Nottm Forest, Leeds v Accrington, Bolton v Bury, Rochdale v Preston, Rotherham v Fleetwood, Carlisle v Derby, Port Vale v Hartlepool, Morecambe v Bradford, Barnsley v Crewe, Chesterfield v Huddersfield, Blackburn v Scunthorpe, Burton v Wigan, York v Doncaster, Sheff Utd v Mansfield, Reading v Newport, Bristol C v Oxford Utd, Brighton v Cheltenham, Coventry v Cardiff, Luton v Swindon, Dagenham & Red v Brentford, Charlton v Colchester, Crawley v Ipswich, Wolves v Northampton, Yeovil v Gillingham, MK Dons v AFC Wimbledon, Exeter v Bournemouth, Stevenage v Watford, Plymouth v Leyton Orient, Birmingham v Cambridge, Portsmouth v Peterborough, Millwall v Wycombe, Southend v Walsall.
Latest United news:
2:00pm Friday 19th December 2014
BRIAN Howard’s situation at Oxford United is unclear after head coach Michael Appleton admitted he did not know whether the midfielder would be offered an extension to his short-term contract.
12:00pm Friday 19th December 2014
JOSH Ashby is good enough to play in Oxford United’s side right now, but the teenager knows his time will come, according to head coach Michael Appleton.
9:40am Friday 19th December 2014
RONNIE Moore is braced for a tough first game in charge of Hartlepool United after comparing opponents Oxford United to Real Madrid.
9:30am Friday 19th December 2014
John Campbell admits it would be difficult to keep his kit on if he was able to make an impact on debut for Oxford United tomorrow.
Interactive match preview: Appleton and Hylton on goals; Moore likens United to Real Madrid; Howard's future; Ashby; club stalwart departs + video
9:34am Friday 19th December 2014
Get ready for kick-off with our interactive preview of Oxford United's trip to Hartlepool