For the second season in a row, Broughty Athletic have been drawn away from home to North Division side Brechin Vics in the preliminary round of the GA Engineering Cup 2016/17, with Blairgowrie awaiting the winners in the 1st round.

Last season it was the same round when the sides were drawn together with the game finishing 0-0 after ninety minutes. The Fed won the penalty shoot-out 4-3 with Jamie McCunnie, Paul Mclellan and former players Dougie Cameron and Lee Sibanda all converting their penalties.A35_GA

Broughty also met Brechin Vics at Whitton Park in the 2nd round of the East of Scotland Cup, winning convincingly 5-0 with goals from Stewart McConnachie and former players Dougie Cameron and Kevin Buchan, scoring a hat-trick.

The full draw is as follows…

Preliminary Round

Dundee Violet v Forfar Albion

Downfield v North End

Scone Thistle v Jeanfield Swifts

Brechin Vics v BAJFC

First Round

Downfield/North End v Forfar West End

Luncarty v Kirriemuir Thistle

Coupar Angus v Tayport

Carnoustie Panmure v Scone/Jeanfield

Lochee harp v Arbroath Vics

Violet/Forfar Albion v Kinnoull

Lochee United v East Craigie

Brechin Vics/BAJFC v Blairgowrie

Match dates to be confirmed…