A DATE has been set for the Carabao Cup second round tie between Rovers and Burnley.

The game will take place at Ewood Park on Wednesday, August 23 with a 7.45pm kick-off.

Rovers booked their place in round two courtesy of a 3-1 victory over Coventry City on Tuesday night, while Burnley were one of 13 Premier League clubs to enter at this stage of the competition.

Ticketing details will be announced shortly.

No decision has been made as to whether the game will be shown live on television.

Meanwhile, Stanley’s second round tie with West Bromwich Albion will take place on Tuesday, August 22 (7.45pm).

The third round draw is scheduled for Thursday, August 24.