Dons pair fit for clash with Bairns

Zander Diamond and Charlie Mulgrew have shaken off bugs in time to play in Aberdeen's Scottish Premier League game at Falkirk on Saturday.

Last Updated: 19/02/10 at 17:42

Diamond: Fit to face Falkirk

Diamond: Fit to face Falkirk

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Manager Mark McGhee revealed on Friday the duo would be his centre-back partnership for the game, with Diamond having played despite his illness in Tuesday night's shock Active Nation Scottish Cup defeat by Raith.

Midfielder Peter Pawlett has been ruled out for the rest of the season after undergoing knee surgery, while Andrew Considine (hip) is also a long-term absentee.

Aberdeen (from): Langfield, Foster, Diamond, Mulgrew, McDonald, Kerr, Paterson, Aluko, Fyvie, MacLean, Mackie, Paton, Ifil, Duff, Nelson, Young, Marshall, Grassi.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Saturday, 23 August 2014
12:30
Inverness v Celtic  
15:00
Dundee Utd v Ross Co  
Kilmarnock v Motherwell  
Partick v Hamilton  
St J'stone v Aberdeen  
St Mirren v Dundee  
Saturday, 30 August 2014
Aberdeen v Partick  
Hamilton v Ross Co  
Inverness v Kilmarnock  
Motherwell v St J'stone  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Inverness 3 4 7
2 Celtic 2 8 6
3 Hamilton 3 1 6
4 Dundee Utd 3 -1 6
5 Partick 2 4 4
6 Kilmarnock 3 -1 4
7 Dundee 3 0 3
8 Aberdeen 2 -1 3
9 Motherwell 3 -2 3
10 St J'stone 3 -3 3
11 St Mirren 2 -3 0
12 Ross Co 3 -6 0

Updated Sat, 16 Aug 2014

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