Port Vale will host Burnley in the first round of the 2015/16 Capital One Cup.
’s side and the Clarets being drawn together.Rob PageThe announcement was made public at 10am this morning with
The tie will be placed week commencing Monday 10th August at Vale Park with ticket details to be announced in due course.
Sean Dyche’s side was playing Premier League football last season but, despite impressing in their first campaign back in the top flight since 2009/10, they were relegated.
Vale faced Burnley in the Capital One Cup first round just three years ago with the Clarets emerging 3-1 winners at Vale Park.
Chris Shuker opened the scoring for the Valiants but goals from Chris McCann, Charlie Austin and Dean Marney ensured the visitors’ passage through to the next round.