Riviera trip for Canaries

Last updated : 21 June 2006 By Rick Lamb
The draw for this season's Carling Cup first round has handed Nigel Worthington and his side a trip to Devon to play Torquay.

The Canaries will face Ian Atkins' Gulls at their Plainmoor home in the week commencing 21st of August. Norwich previously played the League Two side at the same stage in 1995, winning both legs for an aggregate 9-3 victory.

Elsewhere in the draw, Accrington Stanley were handed a plum home tie with Nottingham Forest for their return to the Football League's competition.