Kilmarnock v Celtic preview

Team news for Saturday's Scottish Premier League clash between Kilmarnock and Celtic at Rugby Park (kick-off 12.30pm).

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Buijs: Available after injury

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Kilmarnock are boosted by the return of Danny Buijs and Liam Kelly for the visit of the Hoops.

Buijs (hamstring) and Kelly (Achilles) have both recovered from their injuries and are in contention to start the game at Rugby Park.

Long-term casualty Ryan O'Leary remains on the sidelines with a cruciate ligament injury.

Beram Kayal, Joe Ledley, Glenn Loovens and Cha Du-ri all come back into contention for Celtic following injury.

But Georgios Samaras is a doubt with bone bruising and Mark Wilson (knee) is also struggling.

Kris Commons is suspended while Scott Brown, Emilio Izaguirre and Kelvin Wilson remain on the sidelines.

Kilmarnock (from): Bell, McKeown, Hay, Fowler, Sissoko, Kroca, Pursehouse, Fisher, Gros, Shiels, Dayton, Racchi, Pascali, Heffernan, Harkins, Hutchinson, Galan, Jaakkola, Kelly, Buijs.

Celtic (from): Forster, Matthews, El Kaddouri, Mulgrew, Majstorovic, Loovens, Cha, Ledley, Kayal, Ki, McCourt, Forrest, Hooper, Bangura, Stokes, Wanyama, Slane, Zaluska.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Saturday, 09 August 2014
15:00
Dundee v Kilmarnock  
Hamilton v Inverness  
Motherwell v St Mirren  
Sunday, 10 August 2014
Aberdeen v Dundee Utd  
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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