Aberdeen v Motherwell preview

Team news ahead of Saturday afternoon's SPL clash between Motherwell and Aberdeen at Pittodrie.

Last Updated: 18/11/11 at 17:19

Clancy: Begins ban

Clancy: Begins ban

Aberdeen will be without suspended duo Rory Fallon and Ryan Jack.

Boss Craig Brown is hopeful Rob Milsom will recover from an ankle injury in time and will also give Kari Arnason every chance of proving his fitness after struggling with a hamstring problem.

Yoann Folly looks set to miss the visit of the Steelmen with a chest problem.

Motherwell defender Tim Clancy is suspended.

The Irishman begins a two-match ban following his red card against Celtic.

Stephen Hughes comes into the squad after signing a six-week deal while Bob McHugh (ankle), Lee Hollis (hip) and Steven Saunders (Achilles) remain on the sidelines.

Aberdeen (from): Gonzalez, Foster, Considine, McArdle, Mawene, Osbourne, Clark, Magennis, Milsom, Mackie, Arnason, Fyvie, Chalali, Robertson, Brown, Megginson, Grimmer, Vernon.

Motherwell (from): Randolph, Hateley, Hutchinson, Craigan, Hammell, Jennings, Lasley, Law, Forbes, Murphy, Humphrey, Higdon, Daley, Page, Carswell, Smith, Hughes, Bradley.

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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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