Scottish fantasy football launched by SPFL and Ladbrokes

Fantasy football fans in Scotland now have the chance to pick their dream Scottish-based team after Ladbrokes and the SPFL launched a Scottish Premiership version of fantasy football.

The official SPFL fantasy football game has launched
The official SPFL fantasy football game has launched

Similar to its popular English counterpart, players are given a sum of money - £180 million - and are tasked with picking 11 players and five subs.

Monthly prizes are available while the overall winner scoops a £10,000 prize.

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The most costly players in the game are Celtic's James Forrest and Rangers pair Alfredo Morelos and James Tavernier, who are all priced at £18 million.

Hoops duo Kieran Tierney and Odsonne Edouard are priced at £17.5 million.

The cheapest player in the game is Hamilton's Liam Smith, who will set to you back £6 million.

David Macdonald of Ladbrokes said: “Everyone at Ladbrokes and the SPFL are ecstatic to launch the first official fantasy football game in Scotland, and giving Scottish football fans a real chance at winning £10,000 cash."