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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

Thursday, 01 January 2015
12:15
Dundee U v Dundee  
15:00
Aberdeen v St J'stone  
Hamilton v Motherwell  
Ross Co v Inverness  
St Mirren v Kilmarnock  
17:30
Partick v Celtic  
Sunday, 04 January 2015
15:00
Dundee v Ross Co  
Inverness v St Mirren  
Partick v Dundee U  
St J'stone v Hamilton  

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