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Appointments: Swindon Town v Chelsea U21

1 August 2018

Appointments for the Checkatrade Trophy tie between Swindon Town and Chelsea U21 have been confirmed:

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England: Checkatrade Trophy and EFL starlets impress in European Championships

21 July 2018

England's Young Lions are within one point of reaching the UEFA U19 European Championships Semi-Finals, with a strong EFL presence among the 20-man selection.

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Checkatrade Trophy: Round One Group Stages confirmed

18 July 2018

The final groups for Round One of the 2018/19 Checkatrade Trophy have today been confirmed at a media briefing in Central London.

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Checkatrade Trophy: Round One Draw information

13 July 2018

Just three months on from Lincoln City’s famous Wembley win, the Round One draw of the 2018/19 Checkatrade Trophy is to take place on Wednesday 18 July.

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Checkatrade Trophy: Memorable moments of 2017/18

29 June 2018

Over 26,000 Lincoln City supporters made their way to Wembley Stadium in April 2018 for the first time in the club’s history, where they would go on to witness Checkatrade Trophy success against...

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Invited Under-21 teams confirmed for 2018/19 Checkatrade Trophy

18 June 2018

Arsenal’s Under 21s are the latest Academy side to sign up to the Checkatrade Trophy with the 16 invited teams for the 2018/19 campaign confirmed today by the EFL.

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Young talent prospering in Checkatrade Trophy

14 June 2018

Since the 2016/17 season, and the introduction of the Checkatrade Trophy, the competition has given some of the country’s brightest young prospects the chance to gain valuable experience playing in a...

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Checkatrade Trophy format debated; 2018/19 rule changes

8 June 2018

The EFL has started the debate with League One and League Two clubs as to the future format of the Checkatrade Trophy.

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Chelsea set for UEFA Youth League Final

23 April 2018

Chelsea U19s progressed to the UEFA Youth League Final in dramatic circumstances over the weekend after a nerve-biting penalty shootout against FC Porto.

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Danny Cowley: “Dream big – if you never believe, you’ll never achieve it”

9 April 2018

After becoming the first manager in Lincoln City’s history to lead the club out at Wembley Stadium, Danny Cowley has spoken of his pride following the Imps’ victory in the Checkatrade Trophy Final.

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Shaun Harvey: Checkatrade Trophy Final a success

9 April 2018

Speaking after the 2018 Checkatrade Trophy Final, EFL Chief Executive, Shaun Harvey exclaimed his delight at both the standard of football on show at Wembley and the the success of the competition as...

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Lincoln City crowned Checkatrade Trophy champions

8 April 2018

Lincoln City are the 2018 Checkatrade Trophy champions, following a 1-0 win over Shrewsbury Town at Wembley Stadium.

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Checkatrade Trophy Final: Live Blog

8 April 2018

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Checkatrade Trophy 2017/18: In Numbers

8 April 2018

A look at some of the facts and figures regarding the 2017/18 season and the competition’s history.

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Team of the Tournament

8 April 2018

Following another enthralling Checkatrade Trophy campaign, we’ve picked 11 standout players and a manager to form our Team of the Tournament.

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Preview: Lincoln City v Shrewsbury Town

7 April 2018

It all comes down to this.

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Final: Road to Wembley

6 April 2018

From local rivalries and tough tests against youthful opposition, Lincoln City and Shrewsbury Town rose to the top – here’s how the pair made it to today’s final...

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Matchday Programme: 2018 Checkatrade Trophy Final

5 April 2018

The 2018 Checkatrade Trophy Final between Lincoln City and Shrewsbury Town is upon us, and the matchday programme has been printed and is ready for Wembley this weekend.

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Final: View from the dugout

5 April 2018

Excitement is building for the 2018 Checkatrade Trophy Final, and the two managers have had their say ahead of Sunday's showpiece at the National Stadium.

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EA Sports: Win the chance to play FIFA 18 pitchside at Wembley

27 March 2018

Win the chance to play EA SPORTS FIFA 18 and represent Lincoln City or Shrewsbury Town pitch side at Wembley.

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