Brechin City will go into the hat for the Scottish Cup fourth round draw after a hard-fought 3-2 win against a plucky Buckie Thistle side at Victoria Park.
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Dunfermline Athletic made eight changes to their team but still were strong enough to cruise past Highland League Champions Buckie Thistle with an impressive display which left boss Allan Johnston delighted after the game.
Brechin manager Darren Dods is determined that a long day for his players is a worthwhile one, with progression to the second round of the Irn-Bru Cup at the expense of hosts Buckie Thistle.
Raith Rovers manager Barry Smith feels it is time to put points on the board but he won’t be taking Buckie Thistle lightly.
Neil McCann took his time before accepting the job as Dundee's new manager earlier this summer.
Dundee moved themselves joint top of Group C in the SPFL Betfred Cup thanks to goals in either half from Faissal El Bakhtaoui and Sofien Moussa to sink Highland League champions Buckie Thistle at Dens Park.
Dundee United are still a work in progress but new signing Sam Stanton can already see the ingredients of a title-winning team.
Ray McKinnon will tinker with his winning Dundee United team as he seeks to balance a desire to progress out of the Betfred Cup group stages with giving more of his new-look squad game time.
Cowdenbeath manager Billy Brown takes charge of the Blue Brazil for the first time when Highland League Champions Buckie Thistle pitch up at Central Park.
Nicky Clark has revealed how finding a solution to Dunfermline’s stuttering season has become a family affair.