SPFL

Latest articles

12h
HITC Sport
David Provan rips into Celtic fan favourite, suggests he’s not good enoughThe Scottish Sun. “The Hoops skipper never has and never will cut it at the top
HITC Sport / Posted 12 hours ago
The Scottish Sun. “The Hoops skipper never has and never will cut it at the top level. “Sure, he’ll look the part in the SPFL where teams sit off Celtic in their own half. That allows him time on the ball to turn and pick a pass without being... Read more
12h
Futn Soccer
Celtic chief suggests who should replace Strachan as Scotland national team managerAs the first quarter of the SPFL draws to end, Celtic face their stiffest chall
Futn Soccer / Posted 12 hours ago
As the first quarter of the SPFL draws to end, Celtic face their stiffest challenge of the season on Wednesday when they travel to Pittodrie to clash with Aberdeen, and if there is a team that can end the Bhoys 60-game unbeaten run, it’s the Dons –... Read more
18h
EveningTimes Online
Chris Jack: Alan Archibald can repay Partick Thistle's faith in the Premiershipupon section of empty seats at Hampden on Saturday afternoon was an embarrassin
EveningTimes Online / Posted 18 hours ago
upon section of empty seats at Hampden on Saturday afternoon was an embarrassing state of affairs. It is a situation the SPFL must look into, and one that Hibernian have to take responsibility for. Every club wants to have as large a support... Read more
2d
Scotsman
Celtic rage at Hibs over 10,000 empty seats at Betfred CupCeltic are set to write to the SPFL following Hibs’ failure to sell their alloc
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Celtic are set to write to the SPFL following Hibs’ failure to sell their allocation for the Betfred Cup semi-final at Hampden Park. Both clubs were given 20,000 in a 50/50 split with Celtic given assurances that Hibs would sell their full... Read more
2d
Scotsman
Celtic’s tight timetable is cup worry says Chris Suttonis happy about the shortness of time between the games,” said BT Sport pundit C
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
is happy about the shortness of time between the games,” said BT Sport pundit Chris Sutton, who was speaking at the SPFL Betfred League Cup media day. “But Hibs would have had to play Sunday-Tuesday, which wouldn’t have been on. When you’re... Read more
3d
EveningTimes Online
Davie Hay: Neil Lennon’s Hibs side are best Celtic have facedthrived in the the battle and scored a couple of crackers. In fact, I’d say Hi
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
thrived in the the battle and scored a couple of crackers. In fact, I’d say Hibs were the best team to visit Celtic in the SPFL this season. They have everything to gain, and this won’t be a tie where Celtic can take time and play themselves up to... Read more
3d
heraldscotland
Steven Thompson: Don’t rule out Hibs - they believe they have the measure of Celtichas really turned Motherwell around and they look a proper team – and a big tea
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
has really turned Motherwell around and they look a proper team – and a big team at that. They have the best record in the SPFL when it comes to converting from set-pieces, and that will be a massive test for the Rangers back-line, who, I’ll admit,... Read more
12 related articles
4d
Scotsman
Bruno Alves expects Pedro Caixinha will lead Rangers to successbut I know it will come in time because we have the right players and the right
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
but I know it will come in time because we have the right players and the right coach.” READ MORE - Rangers legend names SPFL stars club should’ve signed over Carlos Pena Alves has won league titles in Portugal, Russia and Turkey as well as Euro... Read more
3 related articles
4d
Scotsman
Hearts boss: No plans to re-open talks with Rangers target Jamie WalkerLevein says he has no plans to re-open contract talks with Jamie Walker any tim
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
Levein says he has no plans to re-open contract talks with Jamie Walker any time soon. READ MORE - Rangers legend names SPFL stars club should’ve signed over Carlos Pena The winger knocked back Hearts’ offer of an improved deal earlier this... Read more
4d
Scotsman
Rangers legend names SPFL stars club should’ve signed over Carlos PenaJohnstone has been less than impressed with his contribution outside the penalt
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
Johnstone has been less than impressed with his contribution outside the penalty area, and feels a trio of SPFL signings would have made Rangers a stronger outfit. READ MORE - Barry Ferguson: Boozegate was one of the biggest... Read more
4d
EveningTimes Online
Queen's Park president voices fears with Hampden decision loomingPark. Hampden's status as the venue for internationals and cup finals is under
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
Park. Hampden's status as the venue for internationals and cup finals is under threat after the SFA wrote to clubs, the SPFL, the Scottish Government and PFA Scotland canvassing opinions on the stadium's value when the current lease ends in... Read more
2 related articles
4d
heraldscotland
Queen's Park president voices fears with Hampden decision loomingHampden's status as the venue for internationals and cup finals is under threat
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
Hampden's status as the venue for internationals and cup finals is under threat after the SFA wrote to clubs, the SPFL, the Scottish Government and PFA Scotland canvassing opinions on the stadium's value when the current lease ends in 2020. The... Read more
2 related articles
4d
HITC Sport
Ex-internatonal footballer sparks anger from Celtic fans after his response to Bayern defeatLeague last night. Former Motherwell boss and Northern Ireland international S
HITC Sport / Posted 4 days ago
League last night. Former Motherwell boss and Northern Ireland international Stephen Craigan has suggested that many SPFL players would have had little sympathy with Celtic last night. Celtic were beaten 3-0 by Bayern Munich, in a match... Read more
4d
Scotsman
Hibs’ John McGinn can be the new Scott Brown says Alan Stubbssee Hibs progress on penalties. Who would bet against McGinn slamming home the
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
see Hibs progress on penalties. Who would bet against McGinn slamming home the decisive kick? BT Sport is where the best go head to head. Watch Hibs v Celtic exclusively live in the SPFL Betfred League Cup on BT Sport 1 from 11:15am on S... Read more
4d
EveningTimes Online
Queen's Park president voices fears with Hampden decision loomingPark. Hampden's status as the venue for internationals and cup finals is under
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
Park. Hampden's status as the venue for internationals and cup finals is under threat after the SFA wrote to clubs, the SPFL, the Scottish Government and PFA Scotland canvassing opinions on the stadium's value when the current lease ends in... Read more
2 related articles
5d
Scotsman
Scottish Premiership sides to share £4m thanks to Celtic UCL campaign£400,000 paid out by UEFA to Scottish Professional Football League clubs in 201
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
£400,000 paid out by UEFA to Scottish Professional Football League clubs in 2015. Neil Doncaster, chief executive of the SPFL, said: “This is very welcome news and a further sign that clubs prospering in European football is a boon not just for... Read more
5d
EveningTimes Online
Celtic's Champions League exploits land Premiership clubs record UEFA cash windfall£370,000 - the largest sum ever to be paid out to Scottish clubs. UEFA previou
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
£370,000 - the largest sum ever to be paid out to Scottish clubs. UEFA previously paid out just £400,000 in total to SPFL clubs in 2015 and have now more than doubled the £1.8 million sum that was dished out last year. Neil Doncaster, chief... Read more
5d
heraldscotland
Stewart Fisher: Why can't Brendan Rodgers manage Scotland as well as Celtic?needed sense of glasnost and perestroika in the Scottish game. All those years
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
needed sense of glasnost and perestroika in the Scottish game. All those years of infighting between club and country, SPFL and SFA, could be eliminated, our hopes of a first major finals in 20 years plus handed to a man who works daily with... Read more
5d
EveningTimes Online
Former Celtic striker Chris Sutton calls for courage and conviction from Hoops against BayernFrenchmen. “I just thought that, in the PSG game, they lacked courage on the b
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
Frenchmen. “I just thought that, in the PSG game, they lacked courage on the ball,” said Sutton , who was speaking at the SPFL Betfred League Cup media day. “We can talk about how good PSG were. But they overwhelmed Celtic. And Bayern will do the... Read more
49 related articles
5d
soccernews
Bayern Munich vs Celticof the tournament.Celtic For Celtic on the other hand, it appears to have been
soccernews / Posted 5 days ago
of the tournament.Celtic For Celtic on the other hand, it appears to have been an almost routine start to life in the SPFL, the defending Scottish champions currently sit top of the table and although they are still unbeaten domestically,... Read more
98 related articles
8d
Scotsman
Brendan Rodgers fears Saturday cup tie gives Hibs advantagedelighted because it can make a huge difference,” Rodgers said. Rodgers admitt
Scotsman / Posted 8 days ago
delighted because it can make a huge difference,” Rodgers said. Rodgers admitted Celtic had made no representations to the SPFL or broadcaster BT Sport about the possibility of playing on the Sunday. “I was assuming, which was maybe a mistake of... Read more
4 related articles
8d
Scotsman
Celtic boss fears Saturday cup tie gives Hibs advantagedelighted because it can make a huge difference,” Rodgers said. Rodgers admitt
Scotsman / Posted 8 days ago
delighted because it can make a huge difference,” Rodgers said. Rodgers admitted Celtic had made no representations to the SPFL or broadcaster BT Sport about the possibility of playing on the Sunday. “I was assuming, which was maybe a mistake of... Read more
4 related articles
8d
Scotsman
Celtic boss fears Saturday cup tie gives Hibs advanatgedelighted because it can make a huge difference,” Rodgers said. Rodgers admitt
Scotsman / Posted 8 days ago
delighted because it can make a huge difference,” Rodgers said. Rodgers admitted Celtic had made no representations to the SPFL or broadcaster BT Sport about the possibility of playing on the Sunday. “I was assuming, which was maybe a mistake of... Read more
4 related articles
9d
The News and Star
Player-boss Peter Murphy looking forward to a return to action at Berwick Rangers for Annan Athleticand admits: "It seems like it has been forever since we last played". While ot
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
and admits: "It seems like it has been forever since we last played". While other Scottish Professional Football League [SPFL] sides were involved in Irn-Bru Cup third round fixtures last weekend, Murphy's men were left with a free week after... Read more
9d
EveningTimes Online
Hamilton and Hearts hit by fraud scams in fresh blow to Scottish footballmade later. Police Scotland has confirmed it has launched a criminal investiga
EveningTimes Online / Posted 9 days ago
made later. Police Scotland has confirmed it has launched a criminal investigation. The fraud comes just weeks after the SPFL warned clubs to be on their guard against online fraud. It has said that it has been subject to attempts at hacking and... Read more
5 related articles
9d
express
Football club in cash crisis after criminals carry out £750,000 fraudbut it is believed to have been carried out by cyber-criminals. In August, the
express / Posted 9 days ago
but it is believed to have been carried out by cyber-criminals. In August, the Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) warned clubs to guard against online fraud after Annan Athletic failed to receive an £18,000 payment at the end of last... Read more
5 related articles
10d
ESPN.co.uk
Hamilton the victim of 'elaborate fraud'investigation continues.'' The Scottish Professional Football League said that
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 10 days ago
investigation continues.'' The Scottish Professional Football League said that Accies had alerted them to the situation. SPFL chief executive Neil Doncaster said: "This is clearly a very serious and unfortunate situation and everyone in the game... Read more
5 related articles
10d
Scotsman
Hamilton Academical target of ‘elaborate financial fraud’reveal the facts. This will allow us to give full disclosure of the event.” Ne
Scotsman / Posted 10 days ago
reveal the facts. This will allow us to give full disclosure of the event.” Neil Doncaster, chief executive of the SPFL, said: “Hamilton Academical have informed us that they have been the victim of a sophisticated financial fraud and that... Read more
5 related articles
10d
BBC Football
Scottish top-flight club loses 'substantial sum' in fraudSPFL club Hamilton loses 'substantial sum' in fraud - BBC News Accessibility l
BBC Football / Posted 10 days ago
SPFL club Hamilton loses 'substantial sum' in fraud - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Scotland Politics Scotland... Read more
5 related articles
10d
Futn Soccer
Rangers star Dorrans certifies this teammate of his as Premier League qualityproving how uncompetitive and inferior the league has become. Many believe a l
Futn Soccer / Posted 10 days ago
proving how uncompetitive and inferior the league has become. Many believe a lot of players plying their trades in the SPFL don’t have what it takes to excel in a top league like the English topflight. Rangers midfielder Graham Dorrans, who... Read more
11d
The Inverness Courier
Clach aim to be fantastic on plastic in Scottish Cupcan really make a difference and you only need to look at how well Spartans are
The Inverness Courier / Posted 11 days ago
can really make a difference and you only need to look at how well Spartans are doing as they compete for a place in the SPFL to see what if offers." Polworth admits his squad are down to the "bare bones" for the weekend, with Paul Smith and... Read more
11d
Futn Soccer
Sinclair reveals how he plans to force his way into England's squadgoals since the start of last term, but just once in the Champions League, and
Futn Soccer / Posted 11 days ago
goals since the start of last term, but just once in the Champions League, and the little competition available in the SPFL clearly counts against his prolific form in the eyes of Southgate. Sinclair, though, remains optimistic that a lack of... Read more
12d
Greenock Telegraph
Quitongo thrilled strike against Queen of the South claims goal of the month awardJAI Quitongo has expressed his delighted at winning the SPFL goal of the month
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
JAI Quitongo has expressed his delighted at winning the SPFL goal of the month award for September — then admitted he would have voted for Graham Dorrans. Quitongo picked up the gong for his thunderbolt against Queen of the South in last month’s 2-1... Read more
12d
EveningTimes Online
Forget genetics, we need change: Former First Minister calls for SPFL and SFA to save national gamethat what the game in this country really needs is a radical re-balancing of th
EveningTimes Online / Posted 12 days ago
that what the game in this country really needs is a radical re-balancing of the power relations between the SFA and the SPFL, one which recognises the needs of the national team are more important than that of even our biggest clubs like Celtic... Read more
2 related articles
12d
heraldscotland
Henry McLeish's manifesto for Scottish football - give the SFA real powerbetween club and country has to end. The SFA has to take the pre-eminent role,
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
between club and country has to end. The SFA has to take the pre-eminent role, responsible for the national game. The SPFL will have to contribute to this, but they will no longer have the power that they currently have. “The problem at... Read more
2 related articles
12d
Futn Soccer
Rangers handed massive injury boost with only one player unavailable for selectionand Jordan Rossiter are also nearing a return to the full training. Rangers an
Futn Soccer / Posted 12 days ago
and Jordan Rossiter are also nearing a return to the full training. Rangers and the Saints are tied on same points on the SPFL log, and Caixinha knows a tricky test awaits. The Portuguese hopes the duo of the Bruno Alves and Ross McCrorie will... Read more
4 related articles
12d
heraldscotland
Henry's McLeish manifesto for Scottish football - give the SFA real powerbetween club and country has to end. The SFA has to take the pre-eminent role,
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
between club and country has to end. The SFA has to take the pre-eminent role, responsible for the national game. The SPFL will have to contribute to this, but they will no longer have the power that they currently have. “The problem at... Read more
2 related articles
13d
The Inverness Courier
Caley Thistle to face Falkirk in Irn-Bru Cupis the fourth time that Caley Thistle have reached this stage of what used to b
The Inverness Courier / Posted 13 days ago
is the fourth time that Caley Thistle have reached this stage of what used to be called the Challenge Cup, for SPFL teams which play outside the Premiership, and they have reached the final on the other three occasions. Robertson... Read more
16d
Futn Soccer
Forget the hype – Scott Sinclair doesn't really deserve an England call-upcouldn’t hold his own down in the EPL, and nobody should be hoodwinked by his e
Futn Soccer / Posted 16 days ago
couldn’t hold his own down in the EPL, and nobody should be hoodwinked by his eye-catching performances against SPFL sides. The 28-year-old is a good player, but he’s just not good enough to represent the England national... Read more
18d
Futn Soccer
Former Celtic midfielder is convinced Caixinha will be a success at Rangersimportantly a good manager.” Rangers have won 4 of all 8 league games played t
Futn Soccer / Posted 18 days ago
importantly a good manager.” Rangers have won 4 of all 8 league games played thus far, losing and drawing 2 each. They are currently 3rd on the SPFL log heading into October’s international break, 6 points behind joint leaders Celtic and Aber... Read more
20d
HITC Sport
Could Barcelona be in the Premier League before Celtic?fact that it has long been mooted that Scottish clubs could join the English di
HITC Sport / Posted 20 days ago
fact that it has long been mooted that Scottish clubs could join the English divisions - in particular Celtic and Rangers. SPFL chief Neil Doncaster admitted earlier in 2017 that UEFA are becoming more open to the idea of a cross-border competition... Read more
2 related articles
20d
The Inverness Courier
Caledonian Stadium could be renamed as part of Caley Thistle restructurehas been forthcoming to cover a cash-flow shortfall, due to delays in receiving
The Inverness Courier / Posted 20 days ago
has been forthcoming to cover a cash-flow shortfall, due to delays in receiving the parachute payment from SPFL following relegation and from UEFA for Celtic’s Champions League performances. Both are not expected until later in the... Read more
24d
EveningTimes Online
Burchill's big shot: My mates are celebrating after Celtic's three amigos helped them beat the bookiescomplementing him on the right flank is Patrick Roberts, a player Burchill was
EveningTimes Online / Posted 24 days ago
complementing him on the right flank is Patrick Roberts, a player Burchill was shocked to see making a return to the SPFL. “He was never going to get a chance with Pep Guardiola at Manchester City, and was always likely to move, either on... Read more
48 related articles
25d
Scotsman
Gambling woes won’t ease if game is in league with bookiesthe leagues, there is no escaping the bookies, no matter how much many need to.
Scotsman / Posted 25 days ago
the leagues, there is no escaping the bookies, no matter how much many need to. At the time the main league deal was done, SPFL bosses dismissed talk of hypocrisy, saying they saw no conflict in holding a hand out to accept the sponsorship deal... Read more
25d
EveningTimes Online
Champions League experience tells for Celtic and Rodgersdelighted Celtic boss. “So this was our first game away this year and I though
EveningTimes Online / Posted 25 days ago
delighted Celtic boss. “So this was our first game away this year and I thought the result was absolutely brilliant.” The SPFL title holders and current league leaders were rock solid at the back from the first whistle, with ‘keeper Craig Gordon... Read more
90 related articles
28d
FirParkCorner
Hampden prices announcedThe SPFL has released pricing information for the upcoming Betfred semi-final a
FirParkCorner / Posted 28 days ago
The SPFL has released pricing information for the upcoming Betfred semi-final against Rangers. Motherwell fans will be housed to the right side of the stadium (looking from the tunnel) as indicated in the diagram below. Details of arrangements for... Read more
28d
Scotsman
New date for Rangers-Aberdeen league match confirmed by SPFLThe Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) has confirmed the new date for
Scotsman / Posted 28 days ago
The Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) has confirmed the new date for Rangers’ match with Aberdeen that was postponed owing to the Ibrox side’s involvement in the semi-finals of the Betfred Cup. Rangers had been due to welcome the Dons to... Read more
28d
EveningTimes Online
Chris Jack: Last Thursday should be the final date on the Rangers EBT timeline after SPFL review U-turna few weeks after calling for a review into the way that the complex and compli
EveningTimes Online / Posted 28 days ago
a few weeks after calling for a review into the way that the complex and complicated case was dealt with at Hampden, the SPFL have had to back down. Now, it won’t happen. With no backing from the Scottish FA, who insisted there was only limited... Read more
29d
Daily Record
Cops hunt fan who hurled flare onto pitch during Rangers Celtic clashpolice spokesman said: “Inquiries are ongoing to identify the person.” Both cl
Daily Record / Posted 29 days ago
police spokesman said: “Inquiries are ongoing to identify the person.” Both clubs could be ­investigated by the SPFL. Celtic could be fined because the incident took place at their end of Ibrox. Rangers could face action for failing to... Read more
30d
EveningTimes Online
Rossvale bosses Brian McGinty and Stevie Aitchison set to lock horns with Greenock assistant and former team-mate Shaun Dillon in cup clashseeking to win their William Hill Scottish Cup ties today and book a place in t
EveningTimes Online / Posted 30 days ago
seeking to win their William Hill Scottish Cup ties today and book a place in the second round draw which will include the SPFL League Two clubs. TODAY'S FIXTURES (Kick-offs 2pm unless stated ) William Hill Scottish Cup first round: Glenafton v... Read more
2 related articles
More

In this news