Europe

The entry of Scottish clubs to UEFA’s club competitions for Season 2017/18 is determined by reference to the UEFA Country Ranking at the end of Season 2015/16.

At that time, Scotland was ranked 25. This provides access for three clubs through their Scottish Professional Football League position at the end of this Season and one club through this Season’s Scottish Cup.

As a result of that ranking, Scottish entrants to UEFA’s competitions for 2017/18 will be as follows:

Ladbrokes Premiership champions
Champions League qualifying round 2 (Champions pathway)
Dates: July 11/12 & July 18/19

Ladbrokes Premiership runners-up
Europa League qualifying round 1
Dates: June 29 & July 6

Ladbrokes Premiership third place
Europa League qualifying round 1
Dates: June 29 & July 6

Scottish Cup winners
Europa League qualifying round 1
Dates: June 29 & July 6