Dundee Utd v Kilmarnock preview

Team news for Sunday afternoon's Scottish Premier League opener between Dundee United and Kilmarnock at Tannadice.

Last Updated: 22/07/11 at 20:30

Swanson: Pushing for a start

Swanson: Pushing for a start

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Dundee United have an unchanged squad for the clash.

Danny Swanson is pushing for more involvement after returning from a back problem late in the Europa League qualifier against Slask Wroclaw.

Midfielder Scott Robertson (ankle) remains on the sidelines.

Kilmarnock have been hit with a raft of injuries to new signings.

Summer arrivals Danny Racchi, Danny Buijs and Paul Heffernan are all out for one or two matches with minor knocks, while goalkeeper Anssi Jaakkola is also missing.

But Ben Hutchinson has received international clearance following his arrival from Celtic.

Dundee United (from): Pernis, Dillon, Severin, Dixon, Kenneth, Douglas, Smith, Watson, Flood, Rankin, Armstrong, Mackay-Stevens, Goodwillie, Russell, Daly, Swanson, Hilson, Banks.

Killie (from): Bell, Clancy, Hay, Fowler, O'Leary, Ada, Silva, Kelly, Dayton, Harkins, Kroca, Gros, Pascali, Berntsson, Fisher, McKay, Kennedy, Letheren.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Saturday, 09 August 2014
15:00
Aberdeen v Dundee Utd  
Dundee v Kilmarnock  
Hamilton v Inverness  
Motherwell v St Mirren  
Ross Co v St J'stone  
Wednesday, 13 August 2014
19:45
Dundee Utd v Motherwell  
Inverness v Dundee  
Kilmarnock v Aberdeen  
Partick v Ross Co  
St J'stone v Celtic  

Scottish Premiership

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

Updated Thu, 26 Jun 2014

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