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Team news ahead of Saturday afternoon's Scottish Premier League clash between Rangers and Dundee United at Ibrox.

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Rangers are boosted by the return of Kyle Bartley.

Bartley is back in contention after recovering from a hernia problem which has kept him out of action since August.

Lee McCulloch misses the clash at Ibrox with a calf injury, while Steven Naismith is out for the rest of the season with cruciate ligament damage.

Gary Kenneth is fit again as Dundee United take on the SPL leaders.

The defender missed last weekend's 4-1 win at Dunfermline with a knock but is set to return to the squad.

Sean Dillon (calf) remains out, while Danny Swanson (knee) and Scott Severin (broken leg) are also still absent.

Rangers (from): McGregor, Whittaker, Papac, Bocanegra, Wallace, Goian, Davis, Edu, Lafferty, Jelavic, McKay, Broadfoot, Alexander, Fleck, Wylde, McCabe, Bartley, Bedoya.

Dundee United (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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Ross Co v Inverness  

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