Scottish Premiership (23rd-24th May)

Premiership Title

Celtic have already been confirmed as Premiership champions, and will enter the 2nd Qualifying Round of the Champions League.

 

Europa League

The teams finishing in 2nd and 3rd in the Scottish Premiership will qualify for the Europa League, along with the Scottish Cup winners.  If Inverness beat Falkirk in the Scottish Cup final, then the team finishing in 4th in the Scottish Premiership will also qualify for Europe.

Aberdeen are guaranteed 2nd place, and a spot in the 1st Qualifying Round of next season’s Europa League.  Inverness are guaranteed 3rd place, and a spot in next season’s Europa League – if they win the Scottish Cup they will play in the 2nd Qualifying Round, otherwise they will enter the 1st Qualifying Round.

4th place

The side finishing in 4th place will earn a Europa League spot if Inverness win the Scottish Cup.

St Johnstone will secure 4th if any of the following occur:

  • St Johnstone beat Aberdeen.
  • St Johnstone draw with Aberdeen AND Dundee Utd fail to beat Dundee.
  • St Johnstone lose to Aberdeen AND Dundee Utd lose to Dundee.

Dundee Utd will secure 4th if any of the following occur:

  • Dundee Utd beat Dundee AND St Johnstone fail to beat Aberdeen.
  • Dundee Utd draw with Dundee AND St Johnstone lose to Aberdeen.

 

Premiership Relegation Play-off

Motherwell will finish 11th in the Premiership and will enter the relegation play-offs.

 

Premiership Automatic Relegation

St Mirren will finish 12th in the Premiership and will be relegated to the Championship automatically.

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