Celtic v St Mirren preview

Team news ahead of Saturday's Scottish Premier League clash between Celtic and St Mirren at Parkhead.

Last Updated: 08/04/11 at 15:53

Mair (left): In contention for Buddies

Mair (left): In contention for Buddies

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Celtic winger Shaun Maloney could make his first-team comeback following more than four months out with an ankle injury.

Glenn Loovens is fit for the Scottish Premier League game despite coming off against Hibernian in midweek with a tight hamstring.

Celtic will still be without Daniel Majstorovic (toe) while Daryl Murphy (groin) is a doubt and Andreas Hinkel is not ready to return following a knee injury.

St Mirren defender Lee Mair is in contention for the game after recovering from a minor strain that forced him out of the midweek win over Aberdeen moments before kick-off.

Paul McGowan will miss the game under the terms of his loan agreement.

Celtic (from): Forster, Wilson, Mulgrew, Rogne, Loovens, Izaguirre, Brown, Ki, Ledley, Kayal, Samaras, Commons, Maloney, Hooper, Zaluska, Stokes, Ljungberg, Forrest.

St Mirren (from): Gallacher, McAusland, Travner, McGregor, Potter, Thomson, Barron, Goodwin, Dargo, Higdon, McLean, Murray, Van Zanten, Mair, Mooy, Cregg, Barron, Samson.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

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Partick v Dundee
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Kilmarnock v Hamilton  
Motherwell v Partick  

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