Hearts will face off against Edinburgh derby rivals Hibs on October 7. Picture: SNSHearts will face off against Edinburgh derby rivals Hibs on October 7. Picture: SNS
Hearts will face off against Edinburgh derby rivals Hibs on October 7. Picture: SNS

Hearts 2023/24 season fixtures: First game, first home game, Edinburgh derby dates, festive fixtures

Hearts announced their fixture list for the 2023/24 cinch Premiership season earlier on Friday.

The Tynecastle club are looking to bounce back after the disappointment of missing out on third place last season. The Jam Tarts had a healthy eight-point lead in third as late as February but frittered it away with poor form towards the end of the campaign, including a six-match losing run which saw Robbie Neilson lose his job.

A good start will be imperative in reclaiming the best-of-the-rest spot. We look at those fixtures and the other key dates for the calendar for the upcoming campaign, including when all the Edinburgh derby matches are scheduled to be played...