Scottish Premiership fixtures 2019/20: Rangers host Celtic on August 31
Last Updated: 21/06/19 10:56am
The first Old Firm derby of the 2019/20 Scottish Premiership season between Celtic and Rangers will take place at Ibrox on August 31, while Hibernian take on Hearts at Easter Road in the first Edinburgh derby on September 21.
Rangers then travel to Celtic Park on December 29, with the final Old Firm derby of the regular season scheduled for Ibrox on March 14. All three will be live on Sky Sports.
The second Edinburgh derby of the season will be at Tynecastle on Boxing Day, while Hibernian will host Hearts on March 4.
Celtic begin their quest for a ninth successive Scottish Premiership title with a home game against St Johnstone on August 3, while Rangers will open their campaign with a trip to Kilmarnock the following day, live on Sky Sports.
Newly-promoted Ross County's first game of the season sees them host Hamilton, while Rangers' first clash with Aberdeen comes on September 28.
David Turnbull, who is set to join Celtic from Motherwell, could make an early return to Fir Park with the champions visiting on August 10.
- Aberdeen vs Hearts
- Celtic vs St Johnstone
- Hibernian vs St Mirren
- Kilmarnock vs Rangers (Sunday August 4, live on Sky)
- Livingston vs Motherwell
- Ross County vs Hamilton
Boxing Day fixtures
- Aberdeen vs Livingston
- Hamilton vs St Johnstone
- Hearts vs Hibernian
- Rangers vs Kilmarnock
- Ross County vs Motherwell
- St Mirren vs Celtic
Scottish Premiership 2019/20 club-by-club fixtures
- Ross County
- St Johnstone
- St Mirren
Key dates in the Scottish Premiership season
The Scottish Premiership will kick off on the weekend of August 3/4 and conclude on the weekend of May 16/17, with the Premiership relegation play-off final scheduled for May 20 and May 24.
The top flight will once again take a winter break from December 30 to January 17.
The 2019/20 Scottish Premiership season with Sky Sports
- 30 live matches from the Scottish Premiership, including every Old Firm encounter.
- Live coverage presented by Eilidh Barbour, who joins for the 2019/20 season, with analysis from Andy Walker, Kris Commons, Kris Boyd and more.
- Round the clock coverage of the Scottish game on Sky Sports News, on skysports.com and across dedicated Sky Sports social channels.
- Dedicated Scottish Premiership highlights show every week.
Sky Sports will be the only place to see live Scottish Premiership action from 2020, after agreeing a new five-year partnership with the Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL).
From 2020, Sky Sports will show up to 48 live Scottish Premiership matches every season, as well as the nail-biting Premiership/Championship play-offs, on its dedicated channel, Sky Sports Football.