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Gills to play Cambridge in next round of Papa John's Trophy

League 2 opposition for Gills in next round.

20 November 2020

Away tie for Gills in next round.

Gillingham will play Cambridge United in the next round of the Papa John's Trophy.

Steve Evans' side qualified for the next round after finishing as runners-up in Group B of the southern section, following a win over Crawley Town and a draw with Arsenal U21's, who went through as group winners.

After finishing second, Gills were to be drawn away in the next stage and will play Cambridge for the first time since their League Cup encounter in August 2003. The U's are currently second in Sky Bet League 2 and drew 0-0 with the Gills in a pre-season friendly. 


Full draw:

Northern Section


Shrewsbury Town v Lincoln City

Salford City v Leicester City U21

Fleetwood Town v Blackpool

Port Vale v Wolves U21

Hull City v Crewe

Accrington Stanley v Manchester United U21

Tranmere Rovers v Manchester City U21

Oldham v Sunderland


Southern Section


AFC Wimbledon v Arsenal U21

MK Dons v Norwich City U21

Peterborough United v West Ham U21

Oxford v Forest Green Rovers

Cambridge v Gillingham

Exeter v Northampton Town

Cheltenham Town v Portsmouth

Leyton Orient v Bristol Rovers


Ties are to be played week commencing December 7. Details to follow.

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