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Ann Budge helps launch the new Hearts home kit for the 2018/19 season. She has admitted she would like to see a Saturday Edinburgh derby. Picture: Colin Hattersley

Ann Budge ‘a wee bit disappointed’ by midweek Edinburgh derby

Ann Budge insists it would be “great” for Hearts and Hibs to face off on a Saturday, after the Capital rivals’ first meeting of the 2018/19 season was confirmed as a midweek fixture.

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9 tasty fixtures to look forward to in the 2018/19 Premiership season

After the fixture list was announced by the SPFL earlier today, we look at nine of the most keenly anticipated matches in the new Ladbrokes Premiership season.

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7 biggest gripes with the 2018/19 Scottish Premiership fixture list

It’s that time of year again. The SPFL have released the fixtures for the upcoming football season and, along with anticipation building around the wonders of what could lie in wait, there has been a healthy dollop of bleating to go along with it. Tradition is tradition after all.

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Rangers will travel to Pittodrie to meet Aberdeen on the opening weekend. Picture: SNS

SPFL announce fixtures for the 2018/19 Scottish football season

Steven Gerrard will start his league career as Rangers manager with a trip to Aberdeen on the first weekend of the 2018/19 Ladbrokes Premiership season.

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Don Cowie, modelling Hearts' new home kit, felt the players weren't pushed hard enough under Ian Cathro last summer. Picture: SNS

Hearts gear up for flying start with tougher training regime

Hearts are determined to hit the ground running this term.

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In pictures: 19 of Scottish football’s most outlandish transfer rumours

Seeing as we’re well and truly into silly season, let’s celebrate the summer transfer window (truly the best part of being a football fan, if we’re being honest) by looking back at some of the more surprising transfer rumours from years gone by.

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Rumour Mill: Euro giants eye Hearts ace | Duo set for Rangers exit | Scotland World Cup 2030 bid

Hearts striker wanted to spearhead Europa League campaign, two Rangers midfielders heading for the exit and could Scotland host games in the 2030 World Cup?

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Rumour Mill: Rangers priced out of striker move | Celtic miss out on defender | Rangers forward seals A-League switch

Rangers set to miss out on prolific striker; Celtic target on his way to Portugal and a Rangers forward set for move to A-League

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Scottish football transfer LIVE: Steven Gerrard makes fifth summer signing, ex-Rangers starlet back in Scotland, and and Celtic midfielder on way out?

Follow The Scotsman’s new daily blog as we keep you updated with all the latest news, views, transfers, rumours and much more from around Scottish football.


Rumour Mill: Celtic ace set for exit? | Blackpool to sign Rangers forward | Hearts & Hibs eye Newcastle star

Celtic midfielder linked with shock exit, Blackpool set to complete signing of Rangers forward and Hearts and Hibs keeping tabs on highly-rated Newcastle ace

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Joel Sked: Why Hearts fans are pining for a David Milinkovic return

David Milinkovic endeared himself to the Hearts support with his performances last season, now fans are pining for the club to bring the player back to Tynecastle explains Joel Sked.

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Scotland U21's Chris Hamilton in training. Picture: Ross MacDonald/SNS

Rising Scotland U21 star Chris Hamilton happy to stay in shadows

Hearts teenager Chris Hamilton admits he’s been overshadowed at the Toulon Tournament by Scotland’s other exciting 16-year-old prospect Billy Gilmour. But he insists that’s just the way he likes it.

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Rumour Mill: Rangers target Brandon Barker | Aston Villa want John McGinn | No Hearts return for Joaquim Adao

Rangers have set their sights on former Hibs loan winger Brandon Barker, Aston Villa want Hibs midfielder John McGinn, while Hearts won’t return for Angolan midfielder Joaquim Adao.

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What Hearts fans should know about new signing Ryan Edwards

Hearts have added more depth to their midfield with the signing of Aussie Ryan Edwards from Partick Thistle on a two-year deal. Here’s everything Hearts fans need to know about their eight summer recruit...


Done deal: Hearts sign ex-Partick Thistle midfielder Ryan Edwards

Ryan Edwards has completed his move to Hearts on a two-year contract after leaving Partick Thistle.

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Inverness coach John Robertson and Hearts manager Craig Levein will lock horns in a televised Betfred Cup tie. Picture: SNS

BT Sport reveals the five Betfred Cup games it will show live

Five Betfred Cup group games will be shown live on BT Sport, two of them involving Hearts.

The first game to be screened will be Kilmarnock v St Mirren on Friday 13 July. Next up is Raith Rovers v Hearts on 21 July, with the game taking place at East Fife’s Bayview due to work at Stark’s Park.

Dundee v Dunfermline on 22 July is also live, as is Clyde v Motherwell on 28 July and Hearts’ v Inverness Caledonian Thistle the following day.

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Inverness Caley Thistle are the current holders of the IRN-BRU Cup after defeating Dumbarton in the final in March. Picture: SNS.

English clubs to be invited to play in Irn-Bru Cup

The Irn-Bru Cup will become a complete British and Irish affair after Uefa gave the SPFL approval
to include two teams from England’s Vanarama National League in next season’s knockout competition.

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Aaron Hughes, right, is still undecided about whether to carry on playing. Picture: AFP/Getty.

Run of Hearts games gives Aaron Hughes dilemma over retirement

Playing 15 times for Hearts in the second half of last season has made Aaron Hughes’ decision on whether to retire even more difficult.

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