Cliftonville Olympic celebrate winning the George Wilson Cup last season (c) Jonathan Porter / Presseye


The draw has been made for the first round of this season's George Wilson Cup.

Holders and current Premiership Development League leaders, Cliftonville Olympic, have been given a bye into the next round of the competition.

Reigning Development League champions Linfield Swifts have been drawn against Institute Reserves in one of five first round games.

Round One Draw:

Moyola Park Olympic v Crusaders Reserves
Ballyclare Comrades Reserves v Dundela Reserves
Linfield Swifts v Institute Reserves
Banbridge Town Reserves v Lisburn Distillery II
Newry City Reserves v Glentoran II


1. Cliftonville Olympic
2. Ballymena United Reserves
3. Loughgall Reserves
4. Donegal Celtic Reserves
5. Dungannon Swifts Reserves
6. Newington Reserves
7. H&W Welders U20
8. PSNI Olympic
9. Knockbreda Reserves
10. Ards II
11. Annagh United Reserves

Dates, venues and kick-off times will be confirmed in due course.