The draw for the last sixteen BetMcLean Cup was made at the Mervyn Brown Suite today – throwing out some huge cup ties next month!
In the Second Round of the BetMcLean Cup, there were two big derby clashes drawn out by former Linfield and Ballymena United manager David Jeffrey and Paul McLean, Managing Director of BetMcLean.
In a huge Belfast derby clash, Glentoran will host cup holders Linfield whilst rivals Ballymena United and Coleraine will contest for a quarter-final place at the Ballymena Showgrounds.
2022 winners Cliftonville will travel to Dungannon Swifts, who won the competition in 2018 under returning boss Rodney McAree.
Full BetMcLean Cup Round Two Draw
Glentoran v Linfield
Portadown v Crusaders
Dungannon Swifts v Cliftonville
Ballymena United v Coleraine
Carrick Rangers v Newry City
Annagh United v Loughgall
Limavady United v Glenavon
Ards v Larne
Ties to be played on Tuesday 7 November 2023.