The two other relegated teams, Fulham and Norwich both get byes into round 2.
Cardiff are a seeded side in the Southern section. It means the club will face one of the following teams during week commencing August 11th.
South - non-seeds: 19. AFC Wimbledon; 20. Cambridge United; 21. Cheltenham Town; 22. Colchester United; 23. Coventry City; 24. Crawley Town; 25. Dagenham & Redbridge; 26. Exeter City; 27. Gillingham; 28. Luton Town; 29. Newport County; 30. Northampton Town; 31. Oxford United; 32. Plymouth Argyle; 33. Portsmouth; 34. Southend United; 35. Stevenage; 36. Wycombe Wanderers.
So there could be a South Wales derby against Newport or a match againt league newcomers Cambridge or Luton.
The full list of seeded teams is:
South - seeds: 1. AFC Bournemouth; 2. Birmingham City; 3. Brentford; 4. Brighton & Hove Albion; 5. Bristol City; 6. Cardiff City; 7. Charlton Athletic; 8. Ipswich Town; 9. Leyton Orient; 10. Millwall; 11. Milton Keynes Dons; 12. Peterborough United; 13. Reading; 14. Swindon Town; 15. Walsall; 16. Watford; 17. Wolverhampton Wanderers; 18. Yeovil Town.
Cardiff City Stadium is holding the Uefa Super Cup between Real Madrid and Sevilla on on August 12th so Cardiff may be allocated an away tie or the game, if at home, will definately not be on Aug 12th.
We will now more when the draw is announced on Tuesday June 17th at 10am.