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Team news ahead of the Scottish Premier League clash between Kilmarnock and Celtic at Rugby Park on Wednesday night (7.30pm).

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Manuel Pascali returns from suspension for Kilmarnock.

Mehdi Taouil (hamstring), Frazer Wright (shoulder) and Mohamadou Sissoko (groin) remain out while Scott Evans is sidelined with a groin problem.

James Dayton is pushing for action following his recovery from cruciate ligament damage.

Celtic's Joe Ledley is out with a hamstring injury.

The Hoops midfielder suffered the injury in the Scottish Cup semi-final win over Aberdeen at Hampden Park on Sunday and is unlikely to be fit for the Old Firm game at Ibrox this coming Sunday.

Defender Glenn Loovens is doubtful with a hamstring strain while Cha Du-ri is still sidelined with an ankle injury.

Kilmarnock (from): Jaakkola, Clancy, Fowler, Hamill, Bryson, Silva, Eremenko, Gros, Agard, Hay, Rui Miguel, Aubameyang, Berntsson, Kelly, McKenzie, Kennedy, Dayton, Letheren.

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

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Saturday, 07 March 2015
15:00
Motherwell v Kilmarnock  
Ross Co v Partick  
Friday, 13 March 2015
19:45
Aberdeen v Motherwell  
Saturday, 14 March 2015
15:00
Hamilton v Ross Co  
Kilmarnock v St Mirren  
Partick v St J'stone  
Wednesday, 18 March 2015
19:45
Dundee v Celtic  
Friday, 20 March 2015
Motherwell v Hamilton  
Saturday, 21 March 2015
15:00
Celtic v Dundee U  
Partick v Inverness  

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