Dundee United won’t be progressing out of their Betfred Cup group after failing to win for a third successive game.
After drawing with Arbroath and then losing against Ross County, Csaba Laszlo’s men squandered a first half lead against Alloa.
Frederic Frans scored on 24 minutes with a powerful header from a corner but, like last Saturday against the Red Lichties, United conceded a late penalty.
Penalty kicks decided the bonus point and, like last Saturday against the Red Lichties, they lost the shoot-out.
On this occasion Stewart Murdoch and Paul McMullan failed to find the net.