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List of winners since the SPFL began

Ahead of the new season starting tonight, here's a reminder of who has won what since the SPFL was set up in the summer of 2013…

13th Jul 2018 Headlines, Football

IRN-BRU Cup R1 details confirmed

Dates, venues and kick-off times for the 2018/19 IRN-BRU Cup first-round ties have now been confirmed.

3rd Jul 2018 Headlines, Fixtures, Football

IRN-BRU Cup rule changes announced

Colt teams participating in the IRN-BRU Cup will now be able to field U21 players in the 2018/19 competition. 

IRN-BRU Cup Round 1 Draw

The first round of the IRN-BRU Cup was drawn today at the People's Palace, Glasgow, with holders Inverness Caledonian Thistle paired with Dunfermline Athletic.

26th Jun 2018 Headlines, Fixtures, Football

IRN-BRU Cup R1 draw live on Tuesday

The draw for the first round of the IRN-BRU Cup will be made at the People's Palace in Glasgow at 1.00pm on Tuesday.

25th Jun 2018 Football, Headlines

IRN-BRU Cup R1 draw next Tuesday

A reminder that the draw for the first round of the IRN-BRU Cup takes place a week today, Tuesday June 26, at 1.00pm.

19th Jun 2018 Football, Headlines

National League sides join IRN-BRU Cup

The SPFL is pleased to announce a further expansion of the IRN-BRU Cup with the introduction of two English National League representatives to the competition next season. 

IRN-BRU Cup Final: Story of the match

Enjoy a stunning alternative look at the IRN-BRU Cup final between Dumbarton and Inverness Caledonian Thistle and how it unfolded. 

26th Mar 2018 Headlines, Football

Watch: IRN-BRU Cup final highlights

You can watch highlights of Saturday's IRN-BRU Cup final on the SPFL YouTube channel via the link below.

26th Mar 2018 Headlines, Football

Caley Thistle lift IRN-BRU Cup

Carl Tremarco scored a last-gasp winner as Inverness Caley Thistle beat Championship rivals Dumbarton 1-0 to win the IRN-BRU Cup.

24th Mar 2018 Football, Headlines