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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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Scottish Football Fixtures

Friday, 24 October 2014
19:45
Aberdeen v Motherwell  
Saturday, 25 October 2014
15:00
Dundee v Hamilton  
Inverness v Dundee U  
Partick v St J'stone  
St Mirren v Ross Co  
Sunday, 26 October 2014
13:00
Celtic v Kilmarnck  
Friday, 31 October 2014
19:45
St J'stone v Motherwell  
Saturday, 01 November 2014
15:00
Celtic v Inverness  
Dundee U v St Mirren  
Hamilton v Partick  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Hamilton 10 14 23
2 Dundee U 10 7 22
3 Inverness 10 6 20
4 Kilmarnck 10 6 20
5 Celtic 9 13 17
6 Aberdeen 10 1 16
7 Dundee 10 -1 13
8 Partick 9 0 10
9 St J'stone 10 -7 9
10 St Mirren 10 -8 7
11 Motherwell 10 -12 7
12 Ross Co 10 -19 4

Updated Sat, 18 Oct 2014

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