Ayr United v Sunnybank

19 November 2010 06:08
Ayr have only 13 first-team squad members for the Scottish Cup visit of Aberdeen junior side Sunnybank. Loan players Stephen Reynolds, Scott Taggart and Danny McKay were denied permission to play by their clubs. Dean Keenan and Bobby Donnelly are injured. [LNB]Sunnybank travel to Ayr with captain and top scorer Nicky Gordon in a race to shake off a thigh injury. [LNB]Defender Alan Clark remains suspended but everyone else in the squad is available to manager Tom McPherson. [LNB][LNB]Ayr manager Brian Reid:"Sunnybank went down to Albion Rovers and won and that should be enough of a reminder to my side that they need to be at their best." [LNB]Sunnybank manager Tom McPherson: "Nicky scored the goal at Albion Rovers that took us through to this round so we are all hoping he makes it as he is a big player for us and a real goal threat." [LNB]"I saw Ayr at Peterhead recently and they looked a good side so we will need to defend properly and hope their strikers have an off day to progress."

Source: BBC_Sport