Scottish Premiership season ABANDONED

Scottish Premiership season ABANDONED

Scottish Premiership season ABANDONED

The Scottish Premiership Season has been abandoned.

In a statement, the SPFL announced that the current 2019/20 season has been abandoned with Celtic crowned champions and Hearts FC relegated.

The decision sees Celtic FC crowned champions for the ninth season in a row.

The statement read:

The SPFL has today announced that, following consultation with all 12 top-flight clubs, the Board of the SPFL has determined that the 2019/20 Ladbrokes Premiership has been concluded with immediate effect.

The board further informed that they had used points-per-game system to finalize the standings.

The Scottish Premiership Season has been abandoned.
Celtic were 13 points clear of Rangers when the season was halted, having played a game more
The Scottish Premiership Season has been abandoned.
Hearts were four points adrift of Hamilton Academical at the bottom with 24 points still left to play for

SPFL Chief Neil Doncaster said: “The focus will now turn to how we get football up and running again safely as soon as possible.

“Nobody should be under any illusion as to how complicated and difficult a challenge it will be to return Scottish football to normality.”