Summer football is on its way to Scotland thanks to a major revamp of the Scottish League Cup.
There was great news for fans of both Raith Rovers and Dundee when it emerged that Craig Wighton’s inujury is not as bad as first feared.
St Johnstone will travel to Ibrox to face Rangers in the third round of the League Cup.
Dundee geared up for the new season with a hard-fought win over Championship opponents Raith Rovers at Stark’s Park.
Hibernian are to sign forward Martin Boyle after his contract at Dundee has expired.
Raith Rovers and Dundee will meet in a pre-season friendly this summer.
Dundee United’s diehard fans will have to set their alarm clocks if they want to follow their team in the Scottish Cup.
Dundee, Dundee United and Raith Rovers will all have their Scottish Cup fifth round ties televised.
Dundee’s reward for beating Aberdeen at the weekend is a home tie against Celtic in the last 16 of the Scottish Cup.
Scottish Cup holders St Johnstone and last year’s beaten finalists Dundee United have both been handed difficult fourth round ties after the draw was made this afternoon.