Scottish Cup: Rangers draw Alloa in Scottish Cup third round

The Scottish Cup is the oldest trophy in world football

Rangers have been drawn to face Alloa Athletic at Ibrox in the third round of the Scottish Cup.

Ally McCoist's side booked their place in the third round with a 1-0 victory at Highland League champions Forres Mechanics.

Second Division leaders Queen of the South host Edinburgh City and Albion Rovers entertain Morton.

Ayr United have been drawn to face Clachnacuddin and Stranraer take on Queen's Park.

Paul Hartley's side won the Third Division title last season and sit in fourth spot in Division Two, nine points behind leaders Queen of the South.

Managerless Brechin City, who parted company with Jim Weir at the weekend,external-link have a home tie against Junior club Bonnyrigg Rose.

"I'm happy and I think my chairman's even happier," former Hearts and Celtic midfielder Hartley told BBC Scotland.

"It's great for the club and great for the players. Hopefully there will be a big crowd and we can go there and enjoy it.

"Rangers are still a team full of internationals, so there is no pressure on us and we will try to be positive."

Scottish Cup third round draw:

Rangers v Alloa Athletic

Elgin City v East Fife

Buckie Thistle/Annan Athletic v Turriff United

Dumbarton v East Stirlingshire

Airdrie United v Raith Rovers

Stranraer v Queen's Park

Partick Thistle v Cove Rangers

Forfar Athletic v Clyde/Nairn County

Albion Rovers v Morton

Cowdenbeath v Selkirk/Vale of Leithen

Edinburgh City v Queen of the South

Stirling Albion v Deveronvale

Inverurie Loco Works v Arbroath

Ayr United v Clachnacuddin

Stenhousemuir v Berwick Rangers

Brechin City v Bonnyrigg Rose

Ties to be played on 3 November.