Hearts v Inverness preview

Team news for Saturday's Scottish Premier League clash between Hearts and Inverness at Tynecastle.

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Jonsson: Set to return

Jonsson: Set to return

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Ian Black and Eggert Jonsson are expected to be available for Hearts' SPL meeting with Inverness following illness.

The duo missed Tuesday's win at Motherwell - Hearts' sixth straight success - with their places going to Ryan Stevenson and Darren Barr.

Lee Wallace (knee), Andrew Driver (thigh) and David Obua (groin) are working their way back but still require practice matches, while Suso Santana (knee) and Jason Thomson (ankle) remain out.

Inverness midfielder Nick Ross is back in contention after illness saw him left on the bench during last weekend's draw against Rangers.

Kenny Gillet, Chris Innes and Gil Blumenshtein are all pushing for comebacks but are unlikely to face Hearts.

David Proctor and Kevin McCann both remain on the sidelines with knee injuries.

Hearts (from): Kello, Barr, Bouzid, Zaliukas, Stevenson, Palazuelos, Templeton, Elliot, Elliott, Balogh, Kyle, Jonsson, Mrowiec, C Thomson, Skacel, Novikovas.

Inverness (from): Esson, Tokely, Munro, Cox, Shinnie, Duff, Hayes, Ross, Foran, Rooney, Odhiambo, Sutherland, Golabek, McBain, Tuffey, Morrison, Duncan, Sanchez.

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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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