Dundee Utd v St Johnstone preview

Team news ahead of Saturday's Scottish Premier League clash between Dundee United and St Johnstone at Tannadice.

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Watson: Has a calf injury

Watson: Has a calf injury

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Dundee United defender Keith Watson has strained a calf muscle so will not be risked, but Garry Kenneth and Scott Severin are available after recent injury absences.

Long-term absentee Darren Dods (knee) is still out.

St Johnstone have doubts over Dave MacKay and goalkeeper Peter Enckelman.

Mackay is a slight concern with a hamstring injury, while Enckelman has a knee problem.

Graham Gartland (groin), Steven Anderson (knee) and Collin Samuel (hip) are all back in the squad.

Dundee United (from): Pernis, Dillon, Dixon, Kenneth, Van der Meulen, Severin, Douglas, Buaben, Gomis, Conway. D Robertson, S Robertson, Swanson, Daly, Shala, Russell, Goodwillie, Dow, Hill, Banks.

St Johnstone (from): Enckelman, Maybury, Grainger, MacDonald, Duberry, MacKay, Craig, Invincibile, Davidson, Millar, Moon, Novikovas, Robertson, May, Taylor, Smith, Anderson, Caddis, Samuel, Gartland.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Saturday, 30 August 2014
15:00
Aberdeen v Partick  
Hamilton v Ross Co  
Inverness v Kilmarnock  
Motherwell v St J'stone  
St Mirren v Dundee Utd  
Sunday, 31 August 2014
12:30
Dundee v Celtic  
Saturday, 13 September 2014
12:45
Celtic v Aberdeen  
15:00
Dundee Utd v Hamilton  
Kilmarnock v St Mirren  
Partick v Inverness  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Inverness 4 5 10
2 Hamilton 4 2 9
3 Dundee Utd 4 0 9
4 Kilmarnock 4 1 7
5 Celtic 3 7 6
6 Dundee 4 1 6
7 St J'stone 4 -2 6
8 Partick 3 3 4
9 Aberdeen 3 -2 3
10 Motherwell 4 -4 3
11 St Mirren 3 -4 0
12 Ross Co 4 -7 0

Updated Tue, 26 Aug 2014

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