Celtic and Hearts learn date and time of Scottish Cup final

The date and time for the delayed 2019/20 Scottish Cup final have been confirmed.

The 2019/20 Scottish Cup final will not have a traditional 3pm kick-off time
The 2019/20 Scottish Cup final will not have a traditional 3pm kick-off time

Celtic, who defeated Aberdeen in the semi-final, and Hearts, who conquered Capital rivals Hibs in the other last-four encounter, will meet at Hampden Park on Sunday December 20 in a repeat of the 2018/19 final.

The match will kick-off at 2.15pm.

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Robbie Neilson’s side host Queen of the South the previous weekend before welcoming Ayr United to Tynecastle on Boxing Day.

They then have a third consecutive home match against Arbroath on December 29 before travelling to Dundee on January 2.

Celtic, meanwhile, face Lille at Parkhead in the Europa League on December 10 befoe hosting Kilmarnock three days after.

Following the Scottish Cup final they play Ross County on December 23, again at Parkhead, before a trip to Hamilton on Boxing Day. They then have Dundee United at home on December 30 and the Old Firm clash with Rangers on January 2.

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