Rangers v Kilmarnock preview

Team news ahead of Tuesday night's Scottish Premier League clash between Rangers and Kilmarnock at Ibrox.

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Rangers are boosted by the return of skipper David Weir for the visit of Killie.

The defender is back in contention after recovering from a hamstring injury that has kept him out of action since the end of July.

Lee Wallace (hamstring), Matt McKay (knee) and Jamie Ness (groin) are also available for the clash at Ibrox, although Kyle Bartley remains on the sidelines following hernia surgery.

Kilmarnock have an unchanged squad for the game.

Danny Buijs (hamstring) remains on the sidelines along with long-term absentee Ryan O'Leary (knee).

David Silva is pushing for a start after making his comeback from a knee injury off the bench in Saturday's defeat by St Mirren.

Rangers (from): McGregor, Whittaker, Papac, Bocanegra, Goian, Wylde, Bedoya, Davis, Edu, Naismith, Lafferty, Ortiz, Jelavic, Healy, Broadfoot, McCabe, Perry, Alexander, Weir, Wallace, McKay, Ness.

Kilmarnock (from): Bell, Hay, Fowler, Kroca, Harkins, Sissoko, Shiels, Dayton, Racchi, Pascali, Kelly, Panikvar, Heffernan, Hutchinson, Letheren, McKeown, Fisher, Silva.

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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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