Hamilton v St Mirren preview

Team news for Saturday's Scottish Premier League clash between Hamilton and St Mirren at New Douglas Park.

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Hamilton manager Billy Reid hopes to have Nigel Hasselbaink back for the clash with the Buddies.

The Dutch forward has been struggling with a knee injury in recent weeks.

Skipper Alex Neil (hip) and long-term casualty James Gibson remain on the sidelines.

St Mirren will be without Michael Higdon for the game after he was sent off against Motherwell last week.

Steven Thomson, Steven Robb, David Barron and Paul Gallacher all played 90 minutes of a bounce game against Rangers in midweek and could all start.

Hamilton (from): Cerny, Elebert, Buchanan, Mensing, Graham, Goodwin, Imrie, M Paixao, Routledge, Lyle, Casalinuovo, F Paixao, McDonald, Murdoch, Skelton, Canning, Hasselbaink, McLaughlin.

St Mirren (from): Samson, Van Zanten, Thomson, McAusland, Potter, McGregor, Travner, Cregg, McLean, McGowan, Wardlaw, Robb, Gallacher, Lynch, Barron, Lamont, Mooy, McCluskey, McKernon.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Sunday, 31 August 2014
12:30
Dundee v Celtic
Saturday, 13 September 2014
12:45
Celtic v Aberdeen  
15:00
Dundee Utd v Hamilton  
Kilmarnock v St Mirren  
Partick v Inverness  
Ross Co v Motherwell  
St J'stone v Dundee  
Friday, 19 September 2014
19:45
Partick v St Mirren  
Saturday, 20 September 2014
15:00
Aberdeen v Ross Co  
Celtic v Motherwell  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Inverness 5 7 13
2 Hamilton 5 6 12
3 Dundee Utd 5 3 12
4 St J'stone 5 -1 9
5 Kilmarnock 5 -1 7
6 Celtic 3 7 6
7 Dundee 4 1 6
8 Aberdeen 4 0 6
9 Partick 4 1 4
10 Motherwell 5 -5 3
11 St Mirren 4 -7 0
12 Ross Co 5 -11 0

Updated Sat, 30 Aug 2014

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