Celtic drawn to play Rangers in Scottish Cup semi-final

first_imgCeltic have been drawn to face Rangers in the semi-finals of the Scottish Cup. Aberdeen will play Hibernian in the other semi-final of the competition. Celtic hold hopes of a domestic treble, having already won the League Cup and with a 27-point lead in the Premiership. They come up against city rivals they have already defeated three times this season.  Brendan Rodgers’ side booked their place in the draw with a 4-1 win over St Mirren on Sunday. Rangers had already secured their last four spot with a 6-0 thumping of Hamilton 24 hours earlier.Holders Hibernian will continue their defence of the trophy against, who have not won the competition since 1990. The Dons defeated Partick Thistle 1-0 with a Graeme Shinnie strike to keep their silverware hopes alive.  Ties will be played on April 22 and April 23 at Hampden Park.last_img read more