Lower League Promotion/Relegation Scenarios (11th-12th April)

Championship Title

Heart of Midlothian have already been crowned as champions and will play in next season’s Premiership.

Championship Promotion Play-offs

Hibernian will be guaranteed a play-off place if any of the following occur:

  • Hibs beat Hearts AND Falkirk fail to beat Queen of the South.
  • Hibs avoid defeat against Hearts AND Falkirk lose to Queen of the South.

Rangers will be guaranteed a play-off place if any of the following occur:

  • Rangers beat Raith Rovers AND Falkirk fail to beat Queen of the South.
  • Rangers avoid defeat against Raith Rovers AND Falkirk lose to Queen of the South.

Falkirk will be out of contention for 2nd place (and a bye to the semi-final) if any of the following occur:

  • Falkirk lose to Queen of the South AND Hibernian avoid defeat to Hearts.
  • Falkirk lose to Queen of the South AND Rangers avoid defeat to Raith Rovers.
  • Falkirk draw with Queen of the South AND Hibernian beat Hearts.
  • Falkirk draw with Queen of the South AND Rangers defeat Raith Rovers.

Raith Rovers will be out of contention for a play-off place if any of the following occur:

  • Raith Rovers fail to beat Rangers.
  • Queen of the South v Falkirk does not finish as a draw.

Championship Relegation

Only Livingston, Alloa Athletic or Cowdenbeath can finish in the bottom two positions.  Nothing can be decided this weekend.

League 1 Title

Airdrieonians will be unable to win the title if any of the following occur:

  • Stranraer avoid defeat against Dunfermline Athletic.
  • Greenock Morton beat Stenhousemuir.
  • Airdrieonians fail to beat Forfar Athletic.

League 1 Promotion Play-offs

Stranraer will be guaranteed at least a play-off place if any of the following occur:

  • Stranraer avoid defeat against Dunfermline Athletic.
  • Airdrieonians fail to beat Forfar Athletic.

Forfar Athletic will be guaranteed at least a play-off place if:

  • Forfar Athletic avoid defeat against Airdrieonians.

Greenock Morton will be guaranteed at least a play-off place if:

  • Greenock Morton beat Stenhousemuir AND Airdrieonians fail to beat Forfar Athletic.

Dunfermline Athletic will be unable to make the play-offs if:

  • Dunfermline Athletic lose to Stranraer AND Brechin City beat Stirling Albion.

Peterhead will be unable to make the play-offs if:

  • Peterhead lose to Ayr United AND Brechin City beat Stirling Albion.

League 1 Relegation

Stirling Albion will be relegated to League 2 if any of the following occur:

  • Stirling Albion fail to beat Brechin City.
  • Stirling Albion beat Brechin City AND Ayr United beat Peterhead AND Stenhousemuir beat Morton.

Ayr United will be safe from automatic relegation if any of the following occur:

  • Stirling Albion fail to beat Brechin City.
  • Ayr United beat Peterhead.

Stenhousemuir will be safe from automatic relegation if any of the following occur:

  • Stirling Albion fail to beat Brechin City.
  • Stenhousemuir beat Greenock Morton.

League 2 Title

Albion Rovers will be champions and will gain promotion to League 1 if:

  • Albion Rovers beat East Fife AND Queen’s Park fail to beat Annan Athletic.

League 2 Promotion Play-offs

Albion Rovers and Queen’s Park are guaranteed at least a play-off place.

Arbroath will be guaranteed a play-off place if any of the following occur:

  • Arbroath beat Elgin City AND East Stirlingshire fail to beat Montrose.
  • Arbroath beat Elgin City AND East Fife lose to Albion Rovers.

League 2 Relegation Play-off

Montrose will finish bottom and will take part in the relegation play-off if any of the following occur:

  • Montrose fail to beat East Stirlingshire.
  • Berwick Rangers avoid defeat against Clyde.
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