Dundee United avoided a trip to Ireland in the IRN-BRU Cup fourth round draw…..but only just.
The Tangerines have been handed an away game against Stranraer in the last 16 of the competition.
Forfar Athletic were paired with Welsh opposition, The New Saints. The clash will take place at Station Park, however.
Dunfermline are at home to Queen’s Park.
The full draw is –
Bala Town v Alloa Athletic
Forfar Athletic v The New Saints
Crusaders v Livingston
Queen of the South v Livingston
Hibs v St Mirren
Dunfermline v Queen’s Park
Ayr United v Falkirk
Stranraer v Dundee United
The ties are due to be played on the weekend of October 8/9.
For reaction to the draw see Wednesday’s Courier.