Aberdeen’s Banks o’ Dee to face Cove Rangers in Scottish Cup first round

Banks O' Dee will face Cove Rangers at their shared ground.
Banks O' Dee will face Cove Rangers at their shared ground.

ABERDEEN Junior side Banks o’ Dee were today paired with Highland League Cove Rangers in the first round of the Scottish Cup.

The side’s are currently sharing Dee’s Spain Park because Cove are waiting for their new ground to be built at Calder Park.

Formartine United were also drawn at home to Gretna.

Inverurie Locos face a visit to Highland rivals Keith.

Scotland assistant boss and Dons legend Mark McGhee helped make the draw this morning at Hampden Park.

The ties are due to played on Saturday September 26.

Full draw:

Banks o’ Dee v Cove Rangers

BSC Glasgow v Auchinleck Talbot

Strathspey Thistle v Edinburgh University

Lothian or Girvan v Kelty Hearts

Preston Athletic v Fort William

Lossiemouth v Forres Mechanics

Keith v Inverurie Locos

Spartans v Coldstream.

Hawick v Huntly

Deveronvale v Clach

Threave Rovers v Stirling University

Gala Fairydean v Linlithgow Rose

Cumbernauld Colts v Glasgow University

Nairn County v Selkirk

Buckie Thistle v Rothes

Fraserburgh v Dalbeattie Star

Wick v Whitehall Welfare

Formartine United v Gretna 2008