A proposed ban on the use of flags and banners at the Boxing Day fixture between St Johnstone and Celtic has been lifted.
The police chief for Perth has said any football thugs who let off flares and smoke bombs at McDiarmid Park home of St Johnstone will “get the jail”.
St Johnstone fans queued for hours before the box office opened in order to snap up tickets to the Scottish Cup final.
Cup final fever kicked off in Perth today as the first Scottish Cup final tickets went on sale.
Football fans have been urged to be on their best behaviour at the clash between St Johnstone and Celtic.
St Johnstone pulled off a shock win in their Europa League second qualifying round first leg match in Norway, as defender Frazer Wright's first-half goal stunned Rosenborg.
The future of St Johnstone Football Club is under threat, according to owner Geoff Brown.