Rangers v St Johnstone preview

Team news ahead of Saturday afternoon's SPL clash between Rangers and St Johnstone at Ibrox.

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Rangers manager Ally McCoist has a number of players unavailable.

Gregg Wylde is suspended for the clash at Ibrox, while Sasa Papac, David Weir, Lee Wallace, Kyle Bartley and David Healy are all sidelined through injury.

Better news for the Rangers boss is the return of Jamie Ness, who is set to be added to the squad after recovering from a groin problem but is unlikely to start.

St Johnstone manager Steve Lomas has a full squad to choose from for his first match in charge.

Striker Sam Parkin is available for the clash with Rangers after recovering from a broken ankle, although he is still looking for match fitness.

Jamie Adams (hamstring) is also fit for the Ibrox encounter.

Rangers (from): McGregor, Whittaker, Bocanegra, Goian, Davis, Edu, McKay, Bedoya, Jelavic, Lafferty, Broadfoot, Fleck, Ortiz, Alexander, Hemmings, Ness, Perry, Kerkar.

St Johnstone (from): Enckelman, C Davidson, Maybury, Mackay, Anderson, Morris, Gibson, Craig, Moon, Millar, Sheridan, Sandaza, Haber, Caddis, May, Mannus, M Davidson, Wright.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Friday, 24 October 2014
19:45
Aberdeen v Motherwell  
Saturday, 25 October 2014
15:00
Dundee v Hamilton  
Inverness v Dundee U  
Partick v St J'stone  
St Mirren v Ross Co  
Sunday, 26 October 2014
13:00
Celtic v Kilmarnck  
Friday, 31 October 2014
19:45
St J'stone v Motherwell  
Saturday, 01 November 2014
15:00
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Dundee U v St Mirren  
Hamilton v Partick  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Hamilton 10 14 23
2 Dundee U 10 7 22
3 Inverness 10 6 20
4 Kilmarnck 10 6 20
5 Celtic 9 13 17
6 Aberdeen 10 1 16
7 Dundee 10 -1 13
8 Partick 9 0 10
9 St J'stone 10 -7 9
10 St Mirren 10 -8 7
11 Motherwell 10 -12 7
12 Ross Co 10 -19 4

Updated Sat, 18 Oct 2014

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