The draw for the third round of the 2018/19 Scottish FA Youth Cup was made earlier today at Hampden Park, with the best of the country’s young stars given the chance to shine.

Holders Hibernian will begin the defence of their title when they play host to Stirling Albion, all ties to be played on Friday, 9 November.

Elsewhere, Inverurie Loco Works and Camelon Juniors will both be looking to cause an upset, as the pair welcome Aberdeen and Kilmarnock, each of whom reached last year’s semi-finals, respectively.

Third round fixtures

Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Hamilton Academical

Rangers v East Kilbride

Queen of the South v Dundee United

Montrose v Greenock Morton

St Johnstone v Motherwell

Dundee v Tynecastle

Camelon Juniors v Kilmarnock

Inverurie Loco Works v Aberdeen

Haddington Athletic v Lossiemouth

Hibernian v Stirling Albion

Heart of Midlothian v St Mirren

Deveronvale v Ross County

Fraserburgh v Queen’s Park

Celtic v Spartans

Kelty Hearts v Cove Rangers

Clachnacuddin v Buckie Thistle or Turriff United

Ties to be played on Friday, 9 November