Revitalised Ross County welcome Dundee to Dingwall this weekend looking to put some daylight between themselves and fellow strugglers St Mirren and Motherwell.
Ross County collected only their second away victory of the season to move off the bottom of the Scottish Premiership table with a 3-1 victory at Partick Thistle.
Partick Thistle could be without Stuart Bannigan when they face Ross County in the Scottish Premiership this Saturday.
Ross County manager Jim McIntyre could not hide his delight as his side recorded their first league win in over three months to reignite hopes of top flight survival.
Ross County go into the game against Motherwell with their need for victory edging towards the critical stage.
Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes believes being able to focus solely on the Scottish Premiership title race could benefit his team.
Goals from Adam Rooney, Peter Pawlett, Shay Logan and David Goodwillie saw Aberdeen thrash struggling Ross County 4-0 to move level on points with Scottish Premiership leaders Celtic.
Kenny McLean could make his Aberdeen debut in Saturday's Premiership game against Ross County at Pittodrie.