Scottish Cup: Holders Celtic to face Aberdeen or Rangers in semi-finals
Scottish Cup holders Celtic will face both Aberdeen or Rangers within the semi-finals of this year’s tournament.
Neil Lennon’s males defeated Hibernian on Saturday while Steven Gerrard’s Rangers drew at Pittodrie.
Inverness Caledonian Thistle were rewarded for his or her remaining-gasp 2-1 victory over Dundee United with a tie against both Partick Thistle or Hearts, who drew 1-1 at Firhill on Monday night.
The ties will be played on 13/14 April.
Celtic won the trophy within the previous two years to complete a double Treble below Brendan Rodgers.
Rodgers additionally led Celtic to this season’s League Cup before departing for Leicester Metropolis and Lennon has maintained the side’s eight-level lead on the end of the Premiership.
Rangers host Aberdeen and Hearts welcome Thistle in next Tuesday’s quarter-closing replays.
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Scottish Cup semi-closing plot in chubby:
Partick Thistle/Hearts v Inverness CT
Aberdeen/Rangers v Celtic