Dunfermline v M'well preview

Team news ahead of Saturday afternoon's Scottish Premier League clash between Dunfermline and Motherwell at East End Park.

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Dunfermline manager Jim McIntyre has no fresh injury worries ahead of the game.

Nicky Phinn has recovered from a hamstring injury but will build up his match fitness before being involved in league action.

Steven Bell (Achilles) remains on the sidelines.

Defender Tim Clancy comes into the Motherwell squad after completing his move from Kilmarnock.

But Well manager Stuart McCall has an injury doubt over an unnamed player, whose identity has not been revealed.

McCall is likely to make changes following the 4-0 cup win over Clyde after resting the likes of Stephen Craigan, Steve Jennings and Stevie Hammell.

Pars (from): Gallacher, J Thomson, Dowie, Keddie, McCann, Mason, Hardie, Cardle, Burns, Kirk, Barrowman, Graham, Smith, R Thomson, Buchanan, Rutkiewicz, Potter, McDougall.

Motherwell (from): Randolph, Hateley, Hammell, Craigan, Hutchinson, Jennings, Lasley, Humphrey, Murphy, Law, Higdon, Clancy, McHugh, Lawless, Forbes, Page, Smith, Hollis.

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