Dumbarton will be without several first-team players when they host Alloa in the Scottish Cup.
Scott Brown, who is on loan from St Johnstone, has not been given permission to feature.
Scott Taggart will also miss out owing to a knee injury.
Dumbarton do, however, have loanees Jamie Lindsay and Calum Waters, both of Celtic, and Eamonn Brophy, of Hamilton, available after agreements with their parent clubs that they can play.
Alloa's options have recently improved.
Eddie Ferns is available following suspension...