Graeme Murty is looking for an instant response from his side to the disappointment of losing last weekend's Old Firm clash with Celtic, and seeing off Steve Clarke's men would be a start for the Gers.
The 21-year-old centre-back was carried off on a stretcher following his vain attempt to prevent Tom Rogic from scoring Celtic's opening goal in the Hoops' 3-2 win at Ibrox on Sunday.
Vontaze Burfict is blaming his suspension on JuJu Smith-Schuster
Pending the appeal, this news could once again spell trouble for Burfict, whose history is fraught with conflict. Burfict is facing a four-game suspension for violating the league's performance enhancing drugs policy.
Initial fears that the defender had broken his foot were dismissed earlier in the week but scans have now revealed significant damage to his ankle.
David Bates suffered a significant injury.
"I would suggest he is going to be a minimum of six weeks, and whilst it's a hard one for him to take, and a very, very painful one, I think we should count our blessings because given the mechanisms of it and the freak nature of it, it could have been a lot, lot worse".
Russian Federation to expel British diplomats in retaliatory move
Corbyn added that Labour did not support Putin and that Russian Federation should be held to account if it was behind the attack. Britain this week ordered the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats and cancelled high-level bilateral contact with the Kremlin.
Murty added: "He's a young man who kind of encapsulates our journey so far. But it's an opportunity for someone else to continue David's good work and push us forward".
The former Raith Rovers player's future beyond the summer is uncertain, but Murty is keen for the player to sign a new contract. We just have to keep on reinforcing the positives of being here.
"It's a fantastic stage to show your ability, which David has done".
Ten dead as plane crashes into house in Bulacan
The horror accident killed all five on board the aircraft as well as five people inside the house who had gathered for a meal. Rescuers have not been able to determine if the people in the house were killed or have managed to escape, Lizardo said.