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Team news for Tuesday night's SPL clash between Dundee United and Rangers at Tannadice.

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Dixon: Suspended

Dixon: Suspended

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Paul Dixon is suspended for Dundee United.

Dixon will serve the first of a two-match ban and his fellow defender Keith Watson (calf) remains out.

Darren Dods (knee) is also sidelined.

Rangers are boosted by the return of Madjid Bougherra.

The defender was an unused substitute against St Mirren at the weekend and is now in contention for a starting role at Tannadice.

Steven Naismith is also available for Tuesday's game against United after serving his suspension.

But the match comes just too soon for Lee McCulloch as he bids to make his comeback following knee surgery.

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

Rangers (from): McGregor, Whittaker, Papac, Foster, Weir, Davis, Edu, Ness, Hutton, Lafferty, Jelavic, Diouf, Wylde, Healy, Alexander, Fleck, Bougherra, Naismith.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Friday, 19 September 2014
19:45
Partick v St Mirren  
Saturday, 20 September 2014
15:00
Aberdeen v Ross Co  
Hamilton v Kilmarnock  
Inverness v St J'stone  
Sunday, 21 September 2014
12:15
Dundee v Dundee Utd  
15:00
Celtic v Motherwell  
Saturday, 27 September 2014
12:45
St Mirren v Celtic  
15:00
Aberdeen v Inverness  
Dundee Utd v St J'stone  
Kilmarnock v Partick  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Hamilton 6 6 13
2 Inverness 6 5 13
3 Dundee Utd 6 3 13
4 Celtic 5 8 10
5 Dundee 6 2 10
6 Kilmarnock 6 0 10
7 St J'stone 6 -2 9
8 Partick 5 3 7
9 Aberdeen 5 -1 6
10 Motherwell 6 -4 6
11 St Mirren 5 -8 0
12 Ross Co 6 -12 0

Updated Tue, 16 Sep 2014

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