Bohemian FC can confirm that we today took the decision to withdraw from the IRN-BRU Scottish Challenge Cup following discussions with the FAI, the SPFL and East Fife.
The late postponement of Saturday's quarter-final against East Fife at Dalymount Park presented both clubs and both associations with a logistical nightmare.
After suffering heartbreak in their FAI Cup semi-final replay on Monday last week in Cork, Bohemians finished the week on a high in Dalymount Park. By getting past Sutton United of the English National League they are now in the hat for the quarter-final draw of the Irn Bru Scottish
Bohemians have been drawn at home to East Fife in the quarter-finals of the IRN BRU Cup.
No date has been confirmed for this tie.
The club has requested to bring the tie forward from the scheduled quarter-final weekend of November 17/18 to be closer to the end of our league season,