The Scottish Professional Football League has confirmed start dates for next season's League and Cup competitions.
Celtic youngsters Dylan McGeouch and Jackson Irvine hope they have got futures with the club when they return to Parkhead in the summer.
Kilmarnock boss Allan Johnston defended Alexei Eremenko after the playmaker's angry reaction to being substituted during Saturday's defeat to St Johnstone.
Steven Anderson struck the winner as St Johnstone fought back from a goal down to claim a 2-1 victory at Kilmarnock.
Kilmarnock skipper Manuel Pascali misses the Scottish Premiership clash with St Johnstone as he completes his two-match suspension.
The post-split fixtures have been released by the Scottish Premiership as battles at both ends of the table intensify.
Motherwell talisman James McFadden has recovered from the hamstring strain which curtailed his involvement against Ross County last week to declare himself fit for weekend action.
Kilmarnock manager Allan Johnston says the club will do all they can to keep top scorer Kris Boyd at Rugby Park.