NEWS: Continental Tyres Cup Draw Live on talkSPORT 2

Durham Women will discover their Continental Tyres Cup group stage opponents this Friday (July 30).

The draw for the group stage of the competition will be held at 1:15pm and will be broadcast live on talkSPORT 2 and on the station’s YouTube channel.

As in previous seasons, teams will be drawn into the North and South sections – two groups in the north and three in the south.

From this season, the three clubs that have qualified for the UEFA Women’s Champions League will enter after the group stage unless eliminated from the competition from Round 1 or 2. Should that happen, they will enter the Cup Competition at the Group Stage and be drawn in an existing group of four Clubs in the appropriate geographical grouping in accordance with Cup Rule 15.3.

The ball numbers for the northern section of the group stage of the draw are below:

1 – DURHAM WOMEN

2 – Liverpool

3 – Blackburn Rovers

4 – Sheffield United

5 – Manchester United

6 – Everton

7 – Sunderland

8 – Leicester City

9 – Aston Villa

Durham Women will be drawn into either Group A (five teams) or Group B (four teams). The first five teams out the bag will go into Group A, with the remaining four teams in Group B.

Please note that only the groups will be drawn this week – with fixture dates to be revealed at a later date.

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