Celtic and Rangers among five Scottish Cup ties selected for TV as dates and kick-off times confirmed

Celtic and Rangers are among five Scottish Cup third round ties selected for live television.

Five Scottish Cup ties have been selected for live TV coverage.
Five Scottish Cup ties have been selected for live TV coverage.

Falkirk’s trip to Celtic Park has been scheduled for a 7.30pm kick-off on Saturday, April 3 and will be shown live on Premier Sports.

The subscription channel will also be broadcasting Rangers v Cove Rangers on Sunday, April 4 at Ibrox, kick-off 6.30pm.

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A further three matches will be shown live on the BBC.

The Highland derby between Ross County and Inverness Caledonian Thistle in Dingwall has been moved to Friday, April 2 with a 7.35pm kick-off time.

The game will be shown on the BBC Scotland channel, as will Queen of the South v Hibs which has been scheduled for Monday, April 5, starting at 7.35pm.

Also selected for TV coverage is Dumbarton v Aberdeen which takes place on Saturday, April 3 with a 12.15pm kick-off and will be shown live on BBC One.

Dates and kick-off times for the other non-televised fixtures will be confirmed in due course.

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