Darryl McHardy got here off the bench within the thirty third minute of the sport at Somerset Park however mustn’t have been within the matchday squad as he was topic of a one-match suspension from the SFA.
The match ended goalless with United claiming a bonus level after successful the penalty shootout 4-3.
Elgin Metropolis have been charged with breaching SPFL guidelines after fielding an ineligible participant in Saturday’s Premier Sports activities Cup match in opposition to Ayr United.
Metropolis have confirmed McHardy ought to have been unavailable and have been charged with breaching the SPFL’s guidelines and laws in fielding the participant.
The Black and Whites will study their destiny at a listening to on Thursday.
Kilmarnock fell foul of the identical offence within the competitors final season,
Killie beat East Kilbride 2-0 at Ok-Park however did so after fielding Daniel Armstrong.
He got here off the bench when he ought to have been serving a one-match suspension.
Because of their error Killie’s win was rendered void with East Kilbride awarded all three factors and a 3-0 win in what Killie labelled and inadvertent error.
Killie had been additionally fined £5,000 with the positive suspended till June this yr.