Mark Reynolds has been called into the Scotland squad for Sunday's European qualifier in Germany.
Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes was pleased to sign off for the international break with a win after his side defeated Partick Thistle 2-0 at Pittodrie.
Second-half goals from Nicky Low and Niall McGinn earned Aberdeen a 2-0 win over Partick Thistle at Pittodrie.
Aberdeen duo Russell Anderson and Aston Taylor will have late fitness tests before Saturday's Scottish Premiership clash with Partick Thistle.
The draw for the third round of the Scottish League Cup has served up Dundee and Lanarkshire derbies.
A late Steven Maclean strike was enough for St Johnstone to snatch a win against Aberdeen in their Scottish Premier League clash at McDiarmid Park.
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright paid tribute to Steven MacLean after the striker scored the winner in the 1-0 victory over Aberdeen at McDiarmid Park.
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright is able to call on skipper Dave Mackay for the visit of Aberdeen on Saturday.