Fixture details for two of Liverpool's EFL Trophy ties this season were confirmed today.

An U21 Reds team will face Oldham Athletic at 7.45pm on Wednesday August 7 in their opening match of Group B.

The trip to Accrington Stanley, meanwhile, is set to kick off at 7.45pm on Tuesday October 29, subject to both clubs’ participation in the League Cup fourth round.

A date and time for the meeting with Fleetwood Town is still to be confirmed.

The top two teams in the section will progress to the last 32 of the competition, which Liverpool have entered for the first time this season.

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