HIBERNIAN will be without their captain, James McPake, for tomorrow's William Hill Scottish Cup final against Celtic after the defender was ruled out with a back injury.
THE stunning bluntness of the statement is made somehow more powerful by being delivered by the cherubic figure sitting at the top of the table, auditioning as a picture of innocence.
THE backstory of the 2013 final is one of hoodoos, jinxes and bogeys.
Neil Lennon will walk his team out at Hampden on Sunday and take his place in the dugout for the Scottish Cup final after receiving a suspended one-match ban by the Scottish Football Association, writes Richard Wilson.
SCOTT Brown sat in one of Hampden's corporate boxes and watched the team in green-and-white being torn apart in the Scottish Cup final.