The Scottish government have given official approval for football to resume behind closed doors from August 1.
Scottish Premiership clubs are confident authorities will grant them special dispensation to play friendlies this weekend after the government’s latest lockdown update.
Scottish Premiership clubs hope to be given the go-ahead on Thursday to start playing pre-season friendlies.
Kilmarnock will start their 2020/21 Scottish Premiership campaign at Hibernian on August 1, before hosting Celtic on August 9 live on Sky Sports.
Sky Sports, the new home of Scottish football, will show every club in the Scottish Premiership live in the opening month of the new 2020/21 season.