Derby County’s ‘Northern Section Group F’ schedule for the 2022/23 Papa Johns Trophy has been confirmed.

The full Group Stage draw took place on Thursday morning live on Sky Sports News.

It was confirmed earlier this week that the Rams would be joined by League Two sides Grimsby Town and Mansfield Town in the Group Stage and they will now be joined by the invited Under-21 side from Premier League side Manchester City Under-21s.

Group Game One - Week starting 29th August 2022

Derby County vs. Grimsby Town

Group Game Two - Week starting 19th September 2022

Derby County vs. Manchester City Under-21

Group Game Three - Week starting 17th October 2022

Mansfield Town vs. Derby County

Confirmed match dates and ticket information will be communicated to supporters in due course.