The Shakers will be ball number 8 in the first-round draw for the 2018/19 Carabao Cup, which takes place this Friday.
A number of rule changes for the competition have been approved by EFL Clubs at the 2018 Summer Conference, which will be implemented immediately.
The highlights of the changes are:
Extra-time has been removed
ABBA penalty shoot-out format has been removed
Seedings have been removed
VAR to be in use at Premier League grounds
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