Dunfermline v Dundee Utd preview

Team news for Saturday's SPL clash between Dunfermline and Dundee United at East End Park.

Last Updated: 28/10/11 at 14:09   

Phinn: Not ready for first-team action

Phinn: Not ready for first-team action

Dunfermline have an unchanged squad available.

Nick Phinn has returned to training following a hamstring injury but is not ready for first-team action.

Andrew Barrowman, Martin Hardie and Kevin Rutkiewicz and Steven Bell remain out.

Dundee United have a couple of injury concerns.

Manager Peter Houston would not disclose the names of the doubtful players following the midweek Scottish Communities League Cup exit to Falkirk on penalties.

Sean Dillon (calf) remains out, but could return for next week's clash at Rangers, Danny Swanson (knee) and Scott Severin (broken leg) remain out.

Dunfermline (from): Gallacher, J Thomson, McCann, Keddie, Dowie, Potter, Mason, Burns, Easton, Graham, R Thomson, Cardle, Kirk, Smith, Boyle, Willis, Byrne, Young.

Dundee Utd (from): Pernis, Douglas, Dixon, Watson, Kenneth, Gunning, Smith, Allan, Flood, Rankin, Armstrong, Robertson, Mackay-Steven, Hilson, Dow, Russell, Daly, Dalla Valle, Banks.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Friday, 18 April 2014
19:45
Inverness v Aberdeen  
Saturday, 19 April 2014
12:45
Motherwell v Celtic  
15:00
Hearts v Ross Co  
Kilmarnock v Partick  
St J'stone v Dundee Utd  
St Mirren v Hibernian  
Friday, 25 April 2014
19:45
Partick v St Mirren  
Saturday, 26 April 2014
15:00
Aberdeen v St J'stone  
Dundee Utd v Motherwell  
Ross Co v Kilmarnock  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Celtic 33 66 88
2 Aberdeen 33 17 63
3 Motherwell 33 5 60
4 Dundee Utd 33 17 54
5 Inverness 33 5 52
6 St J'stone 33 7 48
7 Hibernian 33 -15 34
8 Kilmarnock 33 -16 33
9 Ross Co 33 -18 31
10 St Mirren 33 -21 31
11 Partick 33 -21 30
12 Hearts 33 -26 13

Updated Wed, 16 Apr 2014

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