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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. 

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. 

SPFL set for Helicopter Saturday double

The race for the championship in both Ladbrokes League 1 and League 2 is set for a thrilling final-day conclusion – with helicopters on standby to deliver the trophies to the winners.

SPFL statement - Ian Maxwell

On the announcement of Ian Maxwell as the new SFA Chief Executive, SPFL Chief Executive Neil Doncaster said: “This is clearly a crucial appointment for the SFA and for Scottish football more widely. 

Record prize money for SPFL clubs

The SPFL confirmed today that more than £23.7million will have been paid in total prize money to the 42 member clubs in season 2017/18. 

Neil Doncaster joins Scottish FA Board

At today’s Professional Game Board meeting, it was confirmed that Ian Maxwell had stepped down with immediate effect from the Board of the Scottish FA. 

U12s go free at IRN-BRU Cup Final!

Under 12s will go free at next month’s IRN-BRU Cup final between Dumbarton and Inverness Caledonian Thistle at McDiarmid Park in Perth.

Dev Leagues: Ineligible players

SPFL Development League East and West matches - ineligible players

SPFL retains Ladbrokes as title sponsors

Ladbrokes will remain as title sponsors of the Scottish Professional Football League until at least 2020, after a new two-year deal was signed today. 

Nisbet joins Dumbarton on loan

Dumbarton have signed striker Kevin Nisbet on loan from Partick Thistle for the rest of the season.