World Cup Play-off: Scotland v Ukraine postponed to June 1st … Winner to meet Wales on June 5th

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World Cup Playoff: A new date has been set for Scotland’s postponed World Cup play-off semi-final against Ukraine, which will take place on Wednesday, June 1.

World Cup Play-off: Scotland v Ukraine postponed to June 1st ... Winner to meet Wales on June 5th

The winner will face Wales on Sunday, June 5, with both matches shown live on all sports channel.

The match was originally scheduled to take place on March 24 at Hampden Park, but it was postponed owing to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

The winner of that matchup was scheduled to face Wales, who defeated Austria 2-1 in their semi-final, but that matchup was also postponed due to the weather.

It will take place at Hampden Park on June 1, while the Wales World Cup play-off final will take place at the Cardiff City Stadium on June 15.

Because of the postponements, Scotland has committed to hosting a friendly match against the loser of the Wales-Austria match on March 29. In Vienna, Steve Clarke’s team was held to a 2-2 draw.

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Although Russia had been scheduled to participate in the World Cup play-offs, the country was kicked out of the competition as a result of its actions in Ukraine.

World Cup Play-off: Scotland v Ukraine postponed to June 1st ... Winner to meet Wales on June 5th

With that victory, Poland received an automatic berth into the route B final, where they defeated Sweden to secure their place in the World Cup in Qatar this winter.

Several Nations League games were impacted

As a result, the UEFA Nations League groups A4 and B1, which comprise the three teams participating in the play-off path: Scotland, Ukraine, and Wales, have had their schedules altered.

June 1

A4 – Poland vs Wales

June 4

B1 – Armenia vs Republic of Ireland

June 8

A4 – Belgium vs Poland

A4 – Wales vs Netherlands

B1 – Scotland vs Armenia

B1 – Republic of Ireland vs Ukraine

June 11

A4 – Netherlands vs Poland

A4 – Wales vs Belgium

June 14

A4 – Netherlands vs Wales

A4 – Poland vs Belgium

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September 21

B1 – Scotland vs Ukraine

September 24

B1 – Scotland vs Republic of Ireland

B1 – Armenia vs Ukraine

September 27

B1 – Republic of Ireland vs Armenia

B1 – Ukraine vs Scotland

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