News - League Cup

Geggan heads Ayr to derby victory

The new SPFL season kicked off at Somerset Park on Friday night as Ayr United beat Kilmarnock 1-0 in the Betfred Cup.

15th Jul 2017 Football, Headlines

Betfred Cup begins on Friday

The Betfred Cup begins on Friday when Ayr United and Kilmarnock meet in a Group E tie at Somerset Park, live on BT Sport at 7.45pm.

13th Jul 2017 Headlines, Football

Betfred Cup facts & figures

Some facts and figures ahead of the 2017/18 Betfred Cup, which begins on Friday with Ayr United v Kilmarnock at Somerset Park, live on BT Sport.

12th Jul 2017 Football, Headlines

Referees for Betfred ties on July 15/16

Referee appointments for this weekend's games in the Betfred Cup have been confirmed, with 16 ties on matchday one.

11th Jul 2017 Headlines, Football

Betfred Cup: Weekend four to watch

The Betfred Cup kicks off this weekend, with 16 matches on matchday one of the 80-game group stage. Here are four to look out for as 2017/18 begins...

11th Jul 2017 Headlines, Football

Betfred Cup begins on Friday

The new SPFL season kicks off on Friday when the group stage of the Betfred Cup gets under way with an Ayrshire derby.

10th Jul 2017 Headlines, Football

Betfred Cup - one week to go!

There is just one week to go until the 2017/18 SPFL season begins with the group stage of the Betfred Cup.

7th Jul 2017 Headlines, Football

Betfred Cup boost for SPFL clubs

Total prize and television money for the 2017 Betfred Cup will increase by 15% in the coming season, including a record £250,000 for the winners. 

3rd Jul 2017 Headlines, Football

Betfred Cup fixture amendment

At the request of the clubs, the Betfred Cup Group G tie between East Kilbride and Hamilton Accies on Saturday July 15 will now kick off at 2.00pm.

20th Jun 2017 Headlines, Football

Buckie v Dundee United tie rearranged

At the request of the clubs, the Betfred Cup Group C tie between Buckie Thistle and Dundee United has been put back 24 hours.

16th Jun 2017 Fixtures, Football, Headlines