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Brentford to host Cheltenham Town in Carabao Cup

Bees pitted against Robins in Carabao Cup Second Round

16 August 2018

Brentford have been drawn at home to Cheltenham Town in the Second Round of the Carabao Cup

The game will be played at Griffin Park during the week commencing Monday 27 August. Match and ticketing details will be confirmed in the coming days. 

Dean Smith's side booked their spot in Second Round following a 4-2 win over Southend United on Tuesday night; Marcus Forss, Julian Jeanvier, and Said Benrahma all netting on their full debuts to help The Bees past The Shrimpers. 

Gary Johnson's side saw off Colchester United on penalties in Round One, former Bee Courtney Senior missing the decisive spot-kick to send The Robins through. 

Our last meeting with Cheltenham came at the start of our memorable run in this competition back in 2010. Robbie Simpson and Craig Woodman getting the goals in a 2-1 First Round win at Griffin Park as Andy Scott's side went on reach the last 16.

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