Motherwell begin cup campaign away to Albion Rovers
The draw for the fourth round of the William Hill Scottish Cup handed Motherwell a trip to Coatbridge - Albion Rovers
It's been a long while since we had a meaningful match against our wee Lanarkshire rivals. Soccerbase reveals that we last met them in the Cup in 1933/34 when we had a 6-0 home win. More recently there was a League Cup clash in 1987,
Alex Ferguson assisted in the proceedings and managed to mention Hewitt's quick goal against us when Aberdeen knocked us out the cup at Fir Park.
The tie is scheduled for Saturday 30 November.
The full draw follows....
Our remarkable run of away games at this first stage of the competition contines. Here are the ties since the start of the century.
2000/1 St Mirren 1 2 Motherwell
2001/2 Dunfermline 3 1 Motherwell
2002/3 Kilmarnock 0 1 Motherwell
2003/4 St Johnstone 0 3 Motherwell
2004/5 Kilmarnock 2 0 Motherwell
2005/6 St Mirren 3 0 Motherwell
2006/7 Airdrie United 0 Motherwell 1
2007/8 Hearts 2 2 Motherwell
2008/9 Inverurie 0 3 Motherwell
2009/10 Inverness 2 0 Motherwell
2010/11 Dundee 0 4 Motherwell
2011/12 Motherwell 4 0 Queen's Park
2012/13 Aberdeen 1 Motherwell 1
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