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SPFL Press Release

The SPFL Board today announced, following legal advice from eminent Senior Counsel, Gerry Moynihan Q.C., that there will be no further disciplinary proceedings taken by the SPFL connected with the use by Rangers of EBTs and other tax schemes.

SPFL Unacceptable Conduct update

In January of this year the SPFL published updated and newly approved League-wide guidance on “Unacceptable Conduct”, applicable to all 42 member clubs

SPFL appoints new Chairman

One of the UK’s most senior media figures, Murdoch MacLennan, has been appointed as the new independent non-executive chairman of the Scottish Professional Football League. 

SPFL statement

An SPFL spokesman said: "The Board of the SPFL notes today's judgement of the Supreme Court. We will now take time to examine the ‎judgement in detail and to consider any implications for the SPFL." 

New and improved BBC ALBA deal

Scottish football fans from across the country will be able to enjoy live and ‘as live’ SPFL action on BBC ALBA for the next three seasons after a new agreement was announced today.

SPFL attendances soar in 2016/17

The total number of fans attending SPFL league matches including play-offs during season 2016/17 increased by more than 12% year-on-year to 4,267,467 in total.

MacDonald joins Stirling Albion

Stirling Albion have signed experienced striker Peter MacDonald following his recent departure from Ladbrokes League 2 rivals Clyde.

SPFL consults with clubs on colt teams

As part of wider discussions regarding the production and development of elite young players in Scotland, particularly in the 17-21 age bracket, the SPFL is consulting with all member clubs to seek views in relation to the potential introduction of colt teams to the league pyramid.

IRN-BRU Cup expanded for 2017/18

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

County stay top in Development League

Ross County have a four-point lead in the SPFL Development League with three games to play after a 1-0 win over Aberdeen on Monday.