Celtic v Motherwell preview

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

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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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Wednesday, 04 March 2015
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15:00
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Partick v Inverness  

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