This afternoon saw Berwick handed a home draw for the First Round of the Scottish League Cup.

The draw which was conducted by the SPFL saw The ‘Gers drawn out third, with ball #9 following – meaning the ‘Gers will play host to Championship side Alloa Athletic.

The tie will almost certainly be played on Saturday 1st August at Shielfield Park and will provide a tough but competitive test ahead of the start of our League Two campaign.

Further information regarding the tie will be confirmed closer to match day.

Full Draw:

Falkirk v East Stirlingshire

Berwick Rangers v Alloa Athletic

Heart of Midlothian v Arbroath

Stirling Albion v Airdrieonians

Raith Rovers v Albion Rovers

Annan Athletic v Queen of the South

Livingston v Clyde

Dunfermline Athletic v Cowdenbeath

Hibernian v Montrose

East Fife v Dumbarton

Greenock Morton v Elgin City

Queen’s Park v Forfar Athletic

Stranraer v Stenhousemuir

Ayr United v Brechin City

Rangers v Peterhead