Kilmarnock v Celtic preview

Team news for Sunday lunchtime's Scottish Premier League clash between Kilmarnock and Celtic at Rugby Park (12.45pm).

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Fowler: Suspended for Killie

Fowler: Suspended for Killie

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Kilmarnock will be without several players for the clash.

James Fowler is suspended and Jamie Hamill could miss the remainder of the season with a hamstring injury, while Frazer Wright and Ryan O'Leary remain on the sidelines.

However, James Dayton could make his first start after recovering from cruciate ligament damage.

Celtic will be without strike duo Georgios Samaras and Anthony Stokes, both of whom are suspended.

Glenn Loovens (strain) is still out and his fellow defenders Charlie Mulgrew (hamstring) and Mark Wilson (knee) are both doubts.

Midfielders Beram Kayal (wrist) and Joe Ledley (hamstring) are out for the rest of the season but defender Andreas Hinkel has been training for the last three weeks and might come into the squad following his recovery from an anterior cruciate ligament injury sustained last August.

Kilmarnock (from): Bell, Clancy, Dayton, Sissoko, Bryson, Pascali, Silva, Kelly, Eremenko, Aubameyang, Agard, Berntsson, Gros, Hay, Taouil, Letheren, McKenzie, Fisher.

Celtic (from): Forster, Izaguirre, Majstorovic, Wilson, Mulgrew, Brown, Ki, Commons, Maloney, Murphy, Hooper, McCourt, Zaluska, Rogne, Forrest, McGinn, Hinkel, Juarez.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Saturday, 25 October 2014
15:00
Dundee v Hamilton
Inverness v Dundee U
Partick v St J'stone
St Mirren v Ross Co
Sunday, 26 October 2014
13:00
Celtic v Kilmarnck
Friday, 31 October 2014
19:45
St J'stone v Motherwell  
Saturday, 01 November 2014
15:00
Celtic v Inverness  
Dundee U v St Mirren  
Hamilton v Partick  
Kilmarnck v Dundee  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Hamilton 10 14 23
2 Dundee U 10 7 22
3 Inverness 10 6 20
4 Kilmarnck 10 6 20
5 Aberdeen 11 2 19
6 Celtic 9 13 17
7 Dundee 10 -1 13
8 Partick 9 0 10
9 St J'stone 10 -7 9
10 St Mirren 10 -8 7
11 Motherwell 11 -13 7
12 Ross Co 10 -19 4

Updated Fri, 24 Oct 2014

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