Aberdeen v Kilmarnock preview

Team news ahead of Saturday afternoon's SPL clash between Aberdeen and Kilmarnock at Pittodrie.

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Paul Hartley and Andrew Considine are suspended for Aberdeen but Rob Milsom has recovered from a wounded foot, and Derek Young and Rory McArdle are back in contention following illness.

Peter Pawlett (knee) remains on the sidelines alongside long-term absentees Yoann Folly, Darren Mackie and Fraser Fyvie.

Kilmarnock are set for a triple boost ahead of the game.

Goalkeeper Cammy Bell missed the second half of the defeat to Hibernian through illness, while Frazer Wright was out with concussion.

Both are set to return for the weekend action, while Alexei Eremenko is back from suspension for the trip to Pittodrie.

Aberdeen (from): Langfield, McNamee, Smith, Diamond, Vujadinovic, Milsom, Jack, Young, Aluko, Maguire, Vernon, Blackman, McArdle, Paton, Magennis, Anderson, Shaughnessy, Howard.

Kilmarnock (from): Bell, Jaakkola, Clancy, Hay, Sissoko, Hamill, Taouil, Bryson, Pascali, Kelly, Fowler, Rui Miguel, Silva, Agard, Wright, Eremenko, Berntsson, Aubameyang, McKenzie, Gross.

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Saturday, 28 February 2015
15:00
Dundee U v Partick  
Motherwell v Inverness  
Ross Co v Dundee  
St J'stone v Kilmarnock  
St Mirren v Hamilton  
Sunday, 01 March 2015
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Celtic v Aberdeen  
Wednesday, 04 March 2015
19:45
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Saturday, 07 March 2015
15:00
Motherwell v Kilmarnock  
Ross Co v Partick  
Friday, 13 March 2015
19:45
Aberdeen v Motherwell  

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