CELTIC boss Brendan Rodgers has urged error-prone Efe Ambrose to keep it simple, with the Nigerian set for a recall against Astana today.
Brechin City earn what could be a valuable bonus point in the penalty shoot-out after a 1-1 draw against St Johnstone.
Holders Ross County have been knocked out of the Scottish League Cup after suffering a shock 3-2 defeat at Alloa Athletic on Tuesday.
Motherwell take their time but finally find the goals to beat East Stirlingshire in the Betfred League Cup at Fir Park.
Ross County are out of the League Cup just four months on from winning it after defeat to Alloa at the Indodrill Stadium.
Derek McInnes believes his side is capable of defeating favourites Maribor in Europa League qualifying.
Hearts’ pre-season friendly match against Fleetwood Town, which had been scheduled for this Saturday, has been cancelled.
Brendan Rodgers has played down his central defensive problems ahead of Celtic's Champions League third round qualifier against Astana on Wednesday.