Five professional clubs will compete in the 2014/15 Robinson's Brewery Senior Cup campaign in a new-look competition.
Premier League duo Manchester City and Manchester United are joined by Bolton Wanderers, Oldham Athletic and Bury as the clubs go head-to-head in a straight knock-out.
Manchester United will look to retain their trophy this season having beaten neighbours City 4-1 in last season's final.
Date Time Fixture Venue
09/09/2014 2pm Bolton Wanderers 4-2 Oldham Athletic The County Ground, Lancashire
14/10/2014 2pm Bury v Manchester City The JD Stadium, Gigg Lane
TBC TBC Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United TBC
Dates, kick-off times and venues will be published once confirmed by the competing clubs.