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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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

Friday, 19 September 2014
19:45
Partick v St Mirren  
Saturday, 20 September 2014
15:00
Aberdeen v Ross Co  
Hamilton v Kilmarnock  
Inverness v St J'stone  
Sunday, 21 September 2014
12:15
Dundee v Dundee Utd  
15:00
Celtic v Motherwell  
Saturday, 27 September 2014
12:45
St Mirren v Celtic  
15:00
Aberdeen v Inverness  
Dundee Utd v St J'stone  
Kilmarnock v Partick  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Hamilton 6 6 13
2 Inverness 6 5 13
3 Dundee Utd 6 3 13
4 Celtic 5 8 10
5 Dundee 6 2 10
6 Kilmarnock 6 0 10
7 St J'stone 6 -2 9
8 Partick 5 3 7
9 Aberdeen 5 -1 6
10 Motherwell 6 -4 6
11 St Mirren 5 -8 0
12 Ross Co 6 -12 0

Updated Wed, 17 Sep 2014

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