Arbroath manager Dick Campbell is looking forward to taking his troops to Tannadice to face Dundee United but reckons the season is starting far too early.
Cowdenbeath manager Gary Bollan hopes that getting his transfer business done early will pay a dividend for the Blue Brazil starting against Raith Rovers.
Raith Rovers may well be hosting Cowdenbeath on unfamiliar home surroundings but manager Barry Smith wants his men to deliver the familiar feeling of success.
Montrose manager Stewart Petrie is looking forward to taking his League 2 champions to Falkirk but would have preferred more time to prepare.
Brechin boss Darren Dods is looking forward to kicking the new season off in the Betfred Cup against Peterhead at Glebe Park as it will move his side further away from the misery of their last campaign.
East Fife manager Darren Young reckons that his side are starting the season with one of the hardest fixtures possible.
Dundee's Betfred Cup home clash with Dunfermline will be shown live on BT Sport.
There will no Dundee derbies in the group stages of the Betfred Cup after the draw was made.
St Johnstone and Dundee will be top seeds for the group stages of the Betfred Cup.
Dunfermline midfielder Nat Wedderburn admits he has more than one reason to try to make a point against Inverness Caley Thistle this evening.