Relegated Wolves have been handed a draw at home to League Two Aldershot and are the only team from last season's Premier League in the draw for the opening round. League Two newcomers Fleetwood Town have earned a glamorous tie at home to Nottingham Forest, while fellow promoted side York City travel to Doncaster Rovers.
The Cup, which is now sponsored by Capital One, was won last season by Liverpool.
CAPITAL ONE CUP FIRST ROUND DRAW
Carlisle United v Accrington Stanley
Doncaster Rovers v York City
Blackpool v Morecambe
Cheltenham Town v Milton Keynes Dons
Ipswich Town v Bristol Rovers
Stevenage v AFC Wimbledon
Birmingham City v Barnet
Northampton Town v Cardiff City
Plymouth Argyle v Portsmouth
Wolverhampton Wanderers v Aldershot Town
Torquay United v Leicester City
Dagenham & Redbridge v Coventry City
Oxford United v AFC Bournemouth
Ties to be played week commencing August 13, or the 11th and 12th by mutual agreement.