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

Tuesday, 30 September 2014
19:45
Aberdeen v St Mirren
Friday, 03 October 2014
Kilmarnock v Dundee Utd  
Saturday, 04 October 2014
15:00
Dundee v Aberdeen  
Partick v Motherwell  
St J'stone v St Mirren  
Sunday, 05 October 2014
12:45
Inverness v Ross Co  
13:00
Celtic v Hamilton  
Friday, 17 October 2014
19:45
Hamilton v Aberdeen  
Saturday, 18 October 2014
12:45
Ross Co v Celtic  
15:00
Dundee Utd v Partick  

Scottish Premiership

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

Updated Mon, 29 Sep 2014

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