Latics will be at home in the opening round of the 2021/22 Carabao Cup on week commencing Monday 9 August 2021.
Keith Curle’s squad will go head-to-head with Tranmere Rovers as both sides aim to progress to the second round of the knockout competition.
Oldham Athletic were ball number 22 in the Northern Section as the opening rounds remain regionalised, with the draw being conducted in the afternoon of 'Fixture Release Day' on Sky Sports.
The EFL and Carabao have also today announced a further two-year extension to their partnership that will see the energy drinks brand remain Title Sponsor of the Carabao Cup until 2024.
News regarding tickets and attendance for this encounter will be released on the club website in due course. It is expected the tie will take place on Tuesday 10 August, but will be confirmed at a later date with a kick-off time.