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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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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