Hearts & Partick Thistle accused SFA of litigation


SFA set date for August 6 for disciplinary case

Hearts and Partick Thistle say it is “unbelievable” that the Scottish FA accused them of taking legal action to reverse their demotion.

The court referred their case against the SPFL to arbitration, which is due to take place in the coming days.

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The SFA says that, first of all, not using arbitration, the clubs violated their rules.

Hearts sent from the Premier League and Thistle from the Championship requested that SFA proceedings be postponed.

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The governing body set a date on August 6 for the disciplinary case.

“We are incredulous that we received a notification from the SFA about the circumstances,” – Joint statement said.