UK time is: 16:24:14
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Wycombe To Entertain Posh In Carling Cup

Wycombe Wanderers have been drawn at home to Peterborough United in the 1st round of the Carling Cup.


Both clubs gained automatic promotion last season with Wycombe moving up to League One and Peterborough earning a place in the Championship with their second successive promotion under manager Darren Ferguson.


Today's draw raises the possibility of former Chairboys Russell Martin and Sergio Torres returning to Adams Park.

Both players joined Peterborough last summer with defender Martin soon taking over as captain of the Posh.

Torres on the other hand, only managed 15 starts for his new club and is currently on the transfer list.


The last time the two clubs met was April 2008, when a last minute penalty from Scott McGleish earned Wycombe a 2-2 draw in a League Two fixture at Adams Park.



Posh fans have been commenting on the draw on BBC606:

Captain_Posh wrote:
'I suggest we show Wycombe respect. This will be a tough match.'

PoshinWales wrote:
'Good draw for us. It will be a good test and I suspect we'll have to be at our best to win. Certainly should not take round 2 for granted.'

Rowe4England PE15 wrote:
'Wycombe generally do well in cup competitions so this will be a tough match.'


The match will take place week commencing 10th August.








Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest League Two odds

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Len Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday June 16 2009

Time: 11:36AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Wycombe Wanderers Articles

The Opposition View - Mansfield Town (Sunday September 14 2014)

Blues win ugly to climb to fourth (Saturday September 13 2014)

Stats: Wycombe Wanderers v Mansfield Town (Saturday September 13 2014)

Preview: Wycombe Wanderers v Mansfield Town (Thursday September 11 2014)

The Opposition View - Bury (Sunday September 7 2014)

Shakers Steal A Point (Saturday September 6 2014)

Stats: Wycombe Wanderers v Bury (Saturday September 6 2014)

Preview: Wycombe Wanderers v Bury (Thursday September 4 2014)

The Opposition View - Coventry City (Wednesday September 3 2014)

Archived Wycombe Wanderers Articles

List All Vital Wycombe Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Newport 0 - 2 Wycombe
Stevenage 1 - 3 Wycombe
York 0 - 0 Wycombe
Wycombe 2 - 1 Mansfield
Wycombe 3 - 1 Carlisle
Wycombe 0 - 0 Bury

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Burton 7 6 1 0 8 19
2. Morecambe 7 5 1 1 6 16
3. Bury 7 4 2 1 6 14
4. Wycombe 7 4 2 1 5 14
5. Cheltenham 7 4 2 1 3 14
6. Shrewsbury 7 3 2 2 4 11
7. Southend 7 3 2 2 2 11

Breaking League News

Long-Term Deal For Mullin
Morecambe : 16/09/2014 15:55:00
#PompeyPredictionsLeague - Update no.7
Portsmouth : 16/09/2014 12:42:00
Minstermen bid to top Hatters
York : 16/09/2014 12:26:00
Ref For Argyle v Wycombe
Plymouth : 16/09/2014 12:00:00
Late decision on midfielder
York : 16/09/2014 11:54:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who was your Man of the Match against Mansfield?
Suggested By:  
Ingram 7%
Jombati 5%
Mawson 11%
Pierre 5%
Jacobson 25%
Rowe 5%
Scowen 15%
Murphy 3%
Wood 9%
Hayes 15%
Holloway 0%
McClure 0%