Brechin City’s two comeback men will get the chance to build up their match fitness in the IRN-BRU Cup tonight.
Dundee’s Faissal El Bakhtaoui is convinced he can still make it in the Premiership, but is happy to have the chance to prove himself all over again at Dunfermline.
Sean Murdoch believes the watching Paul Hartley will spur Falkirk on in today’s derby - but insists depleted Dunfermline still have enough to come out on top in the Irn-Bru Cup clash.
Dale Hilson is an injury doubt for Forfar, as the Loons seek to follow-up their impressive league win at Dumbarton with another victory in the IRN-BRU Cup tonight.
Having equalled their best ever start to a league season at the weekend, Montrose minds now turn to causing a big cup upset.
Chairman Alastair Donald is thrilled that Forfar Athletic will experience a club first when Welsh Premier League champions The New Saints arrive at Station Park in the IRN-BRU Cup.
The participation of two English clubs in next season’s IRN-BRU Cup has been confirmed by the SPFL.
Callum Morris would have loved to have swapped Buckie for San Marino this weekend, but the Dunfermline skipper remains determined to keep his international dreams alive.
Dundee United’s last 16 IRN-BRU Cup tie at Stranraer will take place on Saturday October 8, with a 2pm kick-off. Dunfermline Athletic host Queen’s Park on the same day and Forfar play Welsh side The New Saints. They are both 3pm kick-offs.
Dundee United avoided a trip to Ireland in the IRN-BRU Cup fourth round draw…..but only just.