Celtic v Motherwell preview

Team news ahead of Saturday afternoon's SPL clash between Celtic and Motherwell at Parkhead.

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Cha: Misses out

Cha: Misses out

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Cha Du-ri is out after picking up a hamstring injury on international duty with South Korea which will keep him out for four weeks.

Skipper Scott Brown is doubtful with an on-going ankle problem.

New boys Mohamed Bangura, the 22-year-old striker signed from AIK Stockholm, and left-back Badr El-Kaddouri, on loan from Dynamo Kiev, are in the squad.

Shaun Hutchinson returns for Motherwell after missing the victory over Dunfermline with a hamstring injury.

Jamaica winger Omar Daley has signed a deal with the club but one piece of paperwork is outstanding and he will not play at Celtic Park.

Steven Saunders is the only absentee with a ruptured Achilles.

Celtic (from): Forster, Majstorovic, El-Kaddouri, Kelvin Wilson, Mulgrew, Brown, Ki, Ledley, Kayal, Forrest, Hooper, Bangura, Stokes, Zaluska, Mark Wilson, Matthews, Samaras, Commons, Wanyama.

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

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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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