Arbroath assistant boss Ian Campbell is looking for some Tunnock’s Caramel Wafer Cup respite after a demanding run of games against three of the top sides in the Championship.
Scottish Challenge Cup
Montrose have been drawn at home to Angus rivals Forfar in the second round of the renamed Tunnock’s Caramel Wafer Challenge Cup.
Neil Doncaster has agreed to hold talks to discuss compensation for the East Fife fans who travelled in vain to Dublin for an Irn-Bru Cup tie that was never played.
Montrose boss Stewart Petrie is looking for players to stake a claim for inclusion in his team for next week’s league match against Dumbarton when they travel to face the same opponents today in the Irn-Bru Cup.
Brechin City’s two comeback men will get the chance to build up their match fitness in the IRN-BRU Cup tonight.
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.
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.
Dundee United will play St Johnstone colts at Tannadice after the draw for the first round of the Irn-Bru Cup was made at the People’s Palace in Glasgow.
The participation of two English clubs in next season’s IRN-BRU Cup has been confirmed by the SPFL.
Scott Robertson refused to blame the upcoming Ayr United game for Raith Rovers’ poor performance in the Irn-Bru Cup quarter-final defeat at Dumbarton.