Defensive dilemma for Dons boss

Aberdeen manager Mark McGhee is facing a defensive headache for Saturday's Scottish Premier League clash at St Johnstone.

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Mulgrew: Suspended for the Dons

Mulgrew: Suspended for the Dons

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Zander Diamond is injured and Charlie Mulgrew suspended for the game, from which the Dons need a point to mathematically secure their survival.

Sone Aluko remains a doubt, while Gary McDonald (hamstring) is likely to be out for the rest of season, joining Peter Pawlett (knee) and Andrew Considine (hip), who are long-term absentees.

Saturday's match kicks off at 12pm.

Aberdeen (from): Langfield, Foster, Kerr, Fyvie, Mackie, Paton, Ifil, Duff, Nelson, Young, Marshall, Grassi, Aluko, Jack, Grimmer, Shaughnessy, MacLean, Robertson.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Saturday, 09 August 2014
15:00
Aberdeen v Dundee Utd  
Dundee v Kilmarnock  
Hamilton v Inverness  
Motherwell v St Mirren  
Ross Co v St J'stone  
Wednesday, 13 August 2014
19:45
Dundee Utd v Motherwell  
Inverness v Dundee  
Kilmarnock v Aberdeen  
Partick v Ross Co  
St J'stone v Celtic  

Scottish Premiership

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

Updated Thu, 26 Jun 2014

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