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The referee brings the game to a close.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Greg Tansey.
Niall McGinn crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Foul by Graeme Shinnie on Willo Flood, free kick awarded.
Adam Evans comes on in place of Billy McKay.
The official flags Danny Williams offside.
Liam Polworth restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Mark Reynolds on Graeme Shinnie, free kick awarded.
Niall McGinn takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.
Jonny Hayes crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Greg Tansey concedes a free kick for a foul on Joe Shaughnessy.
Foul by David Raven on Niall McGinn, free kick awarded.
David Raven sends in a cross.
Unfair challenge on Jonny Hayes by Carl Tremarco results in a free kick.
Jamie Langfield takes the free kick.
Foul by Daniel Devine on Mark Reynolds, free kick awarded.
Mark Reynolds manages to make a clearance.
(Inverness CT) makes a substitution, with James Vincent coming on for Nick Ross.
Joe Shaughnessy booked for unsporting behaviour.
Joe Shaughnessy challenges Graeme Shinnie unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Dean Brill restarts play with the free kick.
Josh Magennis gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Graeme Shinnie.
Corner taken by Niall McGinn from the left by-line.
Daniel Devine makes a clearance.
The ball is swung over by Niall McGinn.
Daniel Devine restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Peter Pawlett on David Raven, free kick awarded.
Free kick taken by Jamie Langfield.
The official flags Billy McKay offside.
Josh Magennis is brought on as a substitute for Scott Vernon.
Aaron Doran goes off and Greg Tansey comes on.
Corner taken by Aaron Doran.
Jonny Hayes sends in a cross.
Corner taken by Niall McGinn from the right by-line.
Willo Flood delivers the ball.
Josh Meekings restarts play with the free kick.
Russell Anderson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Billy McKay.
Jonny Hayes comes on in place of Barry Robson.
(Aberdeen) makes a substitution, with Joe Shaughnessy coming on for Alan Tate.
Corner taken by Barry Robson.
Josh Meekings takes the free kick.
Willo Flood concedes a free kick for a foul on Graeme Shinnie.
Willo Flood concedes a free kick for a foul on Nick Ross.
Aaron Doran makes a clearance.
Free kick crossed by Barry Robson.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Russell Anderson by David Raven.
Danny Williams produces a cross.
Andrew Considine sends in a cross.
The ball is sent over by Andrew Considine.
The second half has started.
The players leave the pitch at half time.
Corner taken by Ryan Jack.
Clearance made by Carl Tremarco.
Graeme Shinnie concedes a free kick for a foul on Russell Anderson.
Danny Williams takes a shot.
Dean Brill takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Carl Tremarco by Peter Pawlett.
Corner taken by Aaron Doran from the left by-line.
The ball is swung over by Carl Tremarco.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Billy McKay.
Billy McKay takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.
Free kick taken by Russell Anderson.
Barry Robson fouled by Carl Tremarco, the ref awards a free kick.
Shot by Aaron Doran.
Booking for Liam Polworth.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Liam Polworth on Andrew Considine.
Russell Anderson heads at goal. Dean Brill safely holds on.
Corner taken by Barry Robson from the right by-line.
Peter Pawlett produces a cross.
A cross is delivered by Willo Flood.
Liam Polworth crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Doran by Andrew Considine.
Clearance by Andrew Considine.
The ball is crossed by Danny Williams.
Danny Williams grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Aberdeen 0-1 Inverness CT.Assist by Aaron Doran.
Barry Robson crosses the ball.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Barry Robson.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Barry Robson.
Free kick taken by Ryan Jack.
Foul by Josh Meekings on Scott Vernon, free kick awarded.
Graeme Shinnie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Barry Robson.
The ball is swung over by Andrew Considine.
The ball is sent over by Barry Robson.
Free kick taken by Dean Brill.
Russell Anderson concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Devine.
Russell Anderson restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Carl Tremarco on Barry Robson, free kick awarded.
David Raven delivers the ball.
Handball by Ryan Jack.
The referee gets the game started.
Considine makes Pawlett claim
Andrew Considine has accused teams of dealing with Aberdeen's talented midfielder Peter Pawlett by trying to "boot him off the park".
Pawlett, 22, has been instrumental in helping the Dons into second place in the Scottish Premiership and into the semi-finals of the Scottish League Cup where they will face St Johnstone next month.
The Pittodrie side are still in the Scottish Cup where they will take on Celtic.
Defender Considine, back in contention for the visit of Inverness in the league on Saturday after recovering from a calf injury, was discussing the reasons behind the club's recent form - Derek McInnes' side have won eight of their last nine games - with RedTV, the club's official television channel, when he remarked about Pawlett.
He said: "It is down to the great balance and experience and the young boys coming on a bit more in the last couple of years.
"The likes of Pete and Jacko (Ryan Jack) have made a massive difference and the likes of Barry (Robson) and Willo (Flood) coming in has really got the boys playing some cracking football.
"I have known Peter for years and all he has needed is a good run of games and bit of confidence and it has paid dividends.
"Every team that we play against tried to boot him off the park.
"He kind of reminds me how wee Ryan Fraser was when he was here, folk would just try and kick him all the time.
"But (with) the likes of Russell (Anderson) playing every week, he has been a massive player for us.
"He is so consistent, he has been playing some fantastic football and Mark Reynolds has been brilliant as well.
"Jamie Langfield has been outstanding this season and he should be in the Scotland squad. It has been really good.
"I have been watching all over the Christmas period and to be about the place, everyone is buzzing."
Aberdeen full-back Clark Robertson (knee) remains out, Nicky Low completes a two-match ban while winger Gregg Wylde left the club to sign for St Mirren.
John Hughes looked ahead to Inverness' clash with in-form Aberdeen at Pittodrie and said "bring it on."
The second-placed Dons are looking to make it five successive league wins and have already beaten Caley twice this season, the last victory coming in a thrilling 4-3 encounter in the Tulloch Caledonian Stadium last December.
Hughes' side have not won in five games but the Highlanders' boss told his club's YouTube channel: "Pittodrie is a difficult venue against an Aberdeen team who are beating everyone put in front of them at this moment in time.
"All I am saying is bring it on. I am looking forward to it.
"If it is anything like the last match it should be a cracker but hopefully we score the four goals.
"We are more than capable of going to Pittodrie and picking up the points. But we are going to have to concentrate from start to finish.
"It is a big ask of us but one I cannot wait for, because there are going to be a lot of questions asked of the team - but hopefully we will come up trumps and find the answers."
Hughes will be without suspended Gary Warren and Ross Draper while skipper Richie Foran remains out with a shoulder injury, which means a reshuffle in the Caley side - although the Caley boss is "hopeful" there will be one new player for Saturday as he said: "They are powerhouse players and it takes a lot of height out of our team.
"But you just need to shuffle the pack and it gives other people a chance.
"It is my job to do the best I can to help the boys pick up three points."
Hughes expects former team-mate and coaching assistant Russell Latapy to take up his post as Inverness number two at the start of next week.
The 45-year-old former Trinidad and Tobago midfielder, who also played for Dundee United, Hibernian and Rangers, was part of Hughes' side when he was in charge at Falkirk, where he also worked as a coaching assistant.
They were also team-mates at Easter Road and will team up again after Latapy left Portuguese side Boavista, where he was doing some coaching.
Hughes said: "Hopefully he will be here with us at the beginning of next week.
"He has been cleared by Boavista, he spoke to them and got their best wishes.
"Unfortunately for us he had a little bit of court business to do with the Trinidad FA for his time as Trinidad national manager and he had to appear in court.
"He is in Trinidad tying that up and if he is not here on Saturday, hopefully he is here next week."
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