The fans' group bidding to take over Dunfermline has terminated discussions with the club, raising fears over the Pars' survival.
Sir Alex Ferguson has promised to send a strong Manchester United team to play a money-spinning friendly against Dunfermline in a bid to aid his former club's financial plight.
Scottish Football Association chief executive Stewart Regan has confirmed that a 12-12-18 league structure has been agreed ahead of a vote on sweeping changes to the game in the country.
A steward took over as a linesman during the Scottish First Division fixture between Dunfermline and Cowdenbeath on Saturday.
Dunfermline have joined Morton, Falkirk and Raith Rovers in objecting to newco Rangers joining them in the Scottish First Division.
The Scottish Football League has denied reports that it has reached any agreement over plans for the 'newco' Rangers to play in the First Division.
The uncertainty over where a "newco" Rangers could play next season increased on Tuesday when Scottish First Division clubs voiced their opposition to the club being allowed go straight into the division
Dundee have lost their second and final appeal against a 25-point deduction for going into administration.
Scottish First Division side Dundee have been deducted 25 points for going into administration.
Scottish First Division side Dundee have gone into administration, with a number of players and staff at the club are expected to lose their jobs.