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Hibs midfielder Matt Thornhill has been ruled out for the remainder of the season with a knee injury.

Thornhill suffered a medial ligament injury in last weekend's SPL win at Aberdeen and will miss the final six matches of the campaign, starting with the home game against bottom side Hamilton on Sunday.

Hibs have no further fresh concerns, with Danny Galbraith (ankle) nearing a return and Kevin McCann (knee) and Graham Stack (shoulder) still out.

David Elebert is a doubt for Hamilton.

Elebert was forced out of last weekend's defeat against Rangers with a hamstring injury and has not trained this week.

Accies manager Billy Reid has one or two other unnamed players carrying knocks, while Mark McLaughlin and Martin Canning are both sidelined.

Hibernian (from): Brown, Thicot, Dickoh, Hanlon, Booth, Miller, Murray, Palsson, Wotherspoon, Scott, Vaz Te, Sodje, Riordan, Smith, Nish, Stevenson, Stephens, Duffy, Divis, Trakys.

Hamilton (from): Cerny, Elebert, Carrington, Buchanan, McDonald, Mensing, Gillespie, McAlister, Wildig, Chambers, Crawford, Neil, Imrie, Hasselbaink, Murdoch, Graham, Skelton, Elliott.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Saturday, 27 September 2014
12:45
St Mirren v Celtic  
15:00
Aberdeen v Inverness  
Dundee Utd v St J'stone  
Kilmarnock v Partick  
Motherwell v Hamilton  
Ross Co v Dundee  
Tuesday, 30 September 2014
19:45
Aberdeen v St Mirren  
Friday, 03 October 2014
Kilmarnock v Dundee Utd  
Saturday, 04 October 2014
15:00
Dundee v Aberdeen  
Partick v Motherwell  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Dundee Utd 7 6 16
2 Inverness 7 6 16
3 Hamilton 7 6 14
4 Celtic 6 8 11
5 Kilmarnock 7 0 11
6 Dundee 7 -1 10
7 Aberdeen 6 2 9
8 St J'stone 7 -3 9
9 Partick 6 2 7
10 Motherwell 7 -4 7
11 St Mirren 6 -7 3
12 Ross Co 7 -15 0

Updated Sun, 21 Sep 2014

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