Scottish Cup fifth round draw: Bairns will travel to West of Scotland Premier Division shock-troops Darvel

Falkirk will face Darvel away from home in the Scottish Cup fifth round after the Ayrshire club shocked Premiership side Aberdeen on Monday night.
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The West of Scotland Football League Premier Division leaders defeated Jim Goodwin’s side 1-0 live on BBC Scotland, with Jordan Kirkpatrick grabbing a first-half winner.

Mick Kennedy and his Darvel team have already beaten League 1 side Montrose 5-2 earlier in the competition, and will now host John McGlynn’s side at Recreation Park.

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Ties are due to be played on the weekend of February 11/12, with a handful of matches being picked for live television coverage by the BBC/Viaplay.

Goalscorer Jordan Kirkpatrick with an inflatable sheep during a Scottish Cup Fourth Round match between Darvel and Aberdeen at Recreation Park (Photo by Rob Casey/SNS Group)Goalscorer Jordan Kirkpatrick with an inflatable sheep during a Scottish Cup Fourth Round match between Darvel and Aberdeen at Recreation Park (Photo by Rob Casey/SNS Group)
Goalscorer Jordan Kirkpatrick with an inflatable sheep during a Scottish Cup Fourth Round match between Darvel and Aberdeen at Recreation Park (Photo by Rob Casey/SNS Group)

Falkirk beat Alloa Athletic 2-1 on Saturday afternoon to book their place in the final 16 for the first time since 2020 after brushing past Wick Academy in the third round.

Full draw

Linlithgow Rose/Raith Rovers v Motherwell, Livingston v Inverness CT/Queen's Park, Dundee United v Kilmarnock , Hamilton Academical v Hearts, Celtic v St Mirren , Cove Rangers/Ayr United v Elgin City/Drumchapel United, Darvel v Falkirk , Rangers v Partick Thistle