Rumour Mill: Rangers want Kenny McLean | Caixinha cuts summer holidays | David Murray speaks on EBTs

Aberdeen midfielder is coveted by Pedro Caixinha, Rangers players’ wedding plans have been thrown into doubt and David Murray speaking in court about EBTs.

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9 of the worst dives in Scottish football history

Myles Hippolyte’s dive against Dunfermline on Saturday, the second egregious tumble in as many weeks, has pushed the subject of simulation back to the forefront of the Scottish football debate.

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Rumour Mill: Halliday tackle should help clear Brown | Aberdeen want half | interest in Celtic target

Patrick Roberts believes the wild foul on him by Andy Halliday should see Scott Brown’s red card lifted, Aberdeen want a 50-50 split for the Scottish Cup final, and Henry Onyekuru has been monitored by three EPL sides.

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Aberdeen's Jonny Hayes, right, wheels away after his late goal against Hibs in the Scottish Cup semi-final. Picture: SNS

Aberdeen end 17-year wait for Scottish Cup final

After a third semi-final victory in their last five appearances at this stage, Aberdeen are getting back into the habit of reaching finals.

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Ryan Christie celebrates having given Aberdeen a 2-0 lead over Hibs. Picture: SNS

Aberdeen did not break Scottish Cup player eligibility rules

Scottish football fans on social media have been speculating over Ryan Christie’s inclusion in Aberdeen’s starting XI against Hibs and whether the Scottish Cup finalists broke SFA player eligibility rules. However, The Scotsman can confirm this is not the case.

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Jadon Sancho, right, holds off Chelsea's Reece James in the recent FA Youth Cup Final First Leg match at The Academy Stadium. Picture: Getty Images

Rumour Mill: Celtic eye Man City starlet | Maddison to Rangers? | Holt wants Hibs deal

Celtic face fight to land highly-rated Manchester City youngster; Rangers linked with ex-Aberdeen loanee James Maddison and Grant Holt reveals he’s keen to stay at Hibs

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Aberdeen's Ryan Christie celebrates his goal with fellow goalscorer Adam Rooney. Picture: Bill Murray/SNS

Ryan Christie: If Celtic win I lose... but still win

Extricated from proceedings early, Ryan Christie watched helplessly as his Aberdeen team-mates battled to close out their victory over Hibernian. And he will be on the edge of his seat this afternoon as well as he waits to discover if he will be able to join them in the final.

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Neil Lennon remonstrates with referee John Beaton at half time

Neil Lennon: ‘Coulda, woulda, shoulda. Gallant losers are losers’

At the end of a see-saw 90 minutes of brilliant cup football, the Hibernian players took the applause from a faithful at Hampden who appreciated they had gone down fighting as their hopes of two-in-a-row in the Scottish Cup were extinguished by a 3-2 semi-final defeat by Aberdeen.

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Derek McInnes shows his delight at full time

McInnes: ‘A couple of years ago we might have lost’

Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes’s mind was catapulted back to his team’s last appearance at Hampden as he savoured the 3-2 Scottish Cup semi-final victory over Hibernian that brought the Pittodrie club only a third win in their past 12 appearances at the national stadium.

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Hibernian goalkeeper Ofir Marciano tries to rescue a draw. Pic: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire.

Aberdeen and Hibs exhibit a bright future for Scottish football

A thrilling encounter at Hampden was the latest staging post in the growth of Scottish football. Derek McInnes has another chance to cement his legacy, while Hibs persevered tour ends but progress continues at Easter Road, writes Joel Sked.

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Hibernian's John McGinn completes with Aberdeen's Graeme Shinnie. Pic: SNS/Craig Williamson

Five things we learned from Hibs 2 - 3 Aberdeen

Aberdeen progress to May’s Scottish Cup final where they wait for the winners from the Old Firm derby after a thrilling clash with Hibernian. Here are five things we learned from the engrossing encounter.

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Hibernian's John McGinn and Aberdeen's Jonny Hayes battle for the ball. Pic: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire.

Hibs 2 - 3 Aberdeen: How the players rated on each side

Ratings out of ten for every player in the first Scottish Cup semi-final of the weekend.

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Ryan Christie celebrate Aberdeen's second goal with Kenny McLean and Jonny Hayes. Pic: SNS/Bill Murray

Hibs 2 - 3 Aberdeen: Dons progress after semi-final thriller

After 17 attempts Aberdeen are back at Hampden Park to contest a Scottish Cup final after winning through from a thrilling semi-final clash with Championship Hibs.

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Rumour Mill: Foderingham out for Old Firm | Rodgers demands ref apology | Gers team an ‘old banger’

Major blow for Rangers as goalie Wes Foderingham is expected to be ruled out of the semi-final Cup clash against Celtic.

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Six most important players in Saturday’s Hibs v Aberdeen semi

Craig Fowler looks at the key players in today’s Scottish Cup semi-final between Hibs and Aberdeen.

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Aberdeen captain Ryan Jack could be leaving Pittodrie in the summer. Picture: Craig Williamson/SNS

Ryan Jack wants to be captain fantastic with Dons at Hampden

Ryan Jack admits an appearance in next month’s Scottish Cup final could be also be his last as an Aberdeen player but, wherever his future lies, the midfielder is determined to win the trophy and take his place alongside the club’s all-time great captains.


Hibs v Aberdeen: Where to watch, kick-off time, likely line-ups

Hibs and Aberdeen will battle it out for a place in the Scottish Cup final this coming Sunday.

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Four talking points ahead of Hibs v Aberdeen semi-final

Hibernian and Aberdeen meet in the William Hill Scottish Cup semi-finals on Saturday.

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Rumour Mill: Rangers want Dorrans | Hibs to sign Swanson | Celtic defeat Rangers

Rangers are tracking Scottish international Graham Dorrans, Hibs are set to sign Danny Swanson on a pre-contract, and Celtic have retained the Glasgow Cup after defeating Rangers.

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Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes hopes to mark his four-year reign with a semi-final win over Scottish Cup holders Hibs. Picture: SNS

Derek McInnes hoping for happy anniversary against Hibs

It’s exactly four years ago tomorrow since Derek McInnes took charge of his first game as Aberdeen manager and there couldn’t be a more appropriate occasion or opposition to show how far the club has come since.

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