Swindon Town will face reigning Johnstone’s Paint Trophy champions Southampton in the first round of this seasons competition. The draw was made on SkySports show Soccer A.M.
Last year Swindon were knocked out by Norwich City on penalties and will now face Alan Pardew’s men, who beat Carlisle United with ease in last years final.
Many Town fans were hoping to draw old rivals Oxford United.
JPT Southern Section – West
Yeovil Town vs. Exeter City
Aldershot Town vs. Oxford United
Southampton vs. SWINDON TOWN
Bournemouth vs. Torquay United
These matches will take place either on Tuesday 31st August or Wednesday 1st September.
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