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Tom Kennedy has agreed to stay at Rochdale after penning a new two-year deal at Spotland Stadium.
Rochdale have handed first professional deals to academy trio Nyal Bell, Billy Hasler-Cregg and James Hooper.
Chris Beech reckons Rochdale had learned valuable lessons in League One since they last faced opening-day opponents Peterborough.
Wigan Athletic will start life in Sky Bet League One with a tough trip to Coventry City as all three relegated sides are handed away openers.
Burnley have been drawn to play at Port Vale in the first round of the Capital One Cup, while QPR head to Yeovil and Doncaster host Leeds.