Irn Bru Cup

IRN-BRU Cup season 2018/19

Preliminary round: Tuesday 31 July & Wednesday 1 August, 2018

4 Clubs (2 ties)

  • 3rd & 4th placed clubs from the Scottish Highland Football League
  • 3rd & 4th placed clubs from the Scottish Lowland Football League

First round: Tuesday 14 August or Wednesday 15 August, 2018

48 Clubs (24 ties)

  • 10 clubs from Ladbrokes League 2
  • 10 clubs from Ladbrokes League 1
  • 10 clubs from Ladbrokes Championship
  • 3 clubs from the Scottish Highland Football League
  • 3 clubs from the Scottish Lowland Football League
  • 12 Colt teams from Ladbrokes Premiership

Regionalised draw (unseeded)
North Draw (12 ties) 6 North Colt Teams / 3 Scottish Highland League Clubs /15 SFPL Clubs
South Draw (12 ties) 6 South Colt Teams / 3 Scottish Lowland League Clubs /15 SFPL Clubs

Second round: Saturday 8 September or Sunday 9 September, 2018

32 Clubs (16 ties)

  • 2 clubs from Northern Ireland Football League (Crusaders & Coleraine)
  • 2 clubs from Welsh Premier League (The New Saints & Connah’s Quay Nomads)
  • 2 clubs from League of Ireland Premier Division (Bohemians & Sligo Rovers)
  • 2 clubs from English National League (Sutton United & Boreham Wood)
  • 24 winners from first round

Pre-draw to determine which country will be allocated Pot A, Pot B, Pot C & Pot D to avoid 2 cross-border teams from the same country playing each other in round 2)

Third round: Saturday 13 October or Sunday 14 October, 2018

  • 16 winners from the second round (8 ties)

Quarter-finals: Saturday 17 November or Sunday 18 November, 2018

  • 8 winners from the third round (4 ties)

Semi-finals: Saturday 16 or Sunday 17 February, 2019

  • 4 quarter-final winners (2 ties)

Final: Saturday 23 March or Sunday 24 March, 2019

Results

Irn Bru Cup

Wednesday 15th August 2018

Irn Bru Cup

Wednesday 15th August 2018

Dundee United 3 - 2 St. Johnstone U21

Irn Bru Cup

Wednesday 15th August 2018

Cove Rangers 2 - 2 Montrose
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Fixtures

Irn Bru Cup

Tuesday 21st August 2018

19:45
Livingston U21 v Forfar Athletic

Irn Bru Cup

Saturday 8th September 2018

15:00
The New Saints v Queen's Park

Irn Bru Cup

Saturday 8th September 2018

15:00
Falkirk v Connah's Quay Nomads
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League Tables

Pos Team Pld Gd Pts
1 Heart of Midlothian 2 4 6
2 Hibernian 2 3 4
3 Rangers 2 2 4
4 Kilmarnock 2 2 4
5 Aberdeen 2 1 4
6 Celtic 2 1 3
7 St. Mirren 2 -1 3
8 Hamilton Academical 2 -2 3
9 Livingston 2 -2 1
10 St. Johnstone 2 -2 1
11 Dundee 2 -2 0
12 Motherwell 2 -4 0

Updated at 12/08/2018 at 15:24

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Pos Team Pld Gd Pts
1 Ross County 2 3 6
2 Morton 2 2 4
3 Ayr United 2 2 4
4 Inverness Caledonian Thistle 2 1 4
5 Dundee United 2 0 3
6 Dunfermline Athletic 2 -1 3
7 Partick Thistle 2 -1 3
8 Queen of the South 2 -1 1
9 Falkirk 2 -2 0
10 Alloa Athletic 2 -3 0

Updated at 11/08/2018 at 16:27

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Pos Team Pld Gd Pts
1 Arbroath 3 6 7
2 Airdrieonians 3 2 6
3 Montrose 3 -2 6
4 Raith Rovers 3 2 5
5 Dumbarton 3 0 4
6 Forfar Athletic 3 0 4
7 Brechin City 3 -1 3
8 Stenhousemuir 3 -2 3
9 Stranraer 3 -2 2
10 East Fife 3 -3 1

Updated at 18/08/2018 at 16:45

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Pos Team Pld Gd Pts
1 Peterhead 3 5 7
2 Annan Athletic 3 3 7
3 Elgin City 3 2 7
4 Edinburgh City 3 5 6
5 Clyde 3 4 6
6 Queen's Park 3 -1 4
7 Cowdenbeath 3 1 3
8 Berwick Rangers 3 -4 3
9 Stirling Albion 3 -6 0
10 Albion Rovers 3 -9 0

Updated at 18/08/2018 at 16:15

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