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Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jamie MacDonald by Richie Foran. Direct free kick taken by Jamie MacDonald.
Inswinging corner taken by Aaron Doran.
Corner taken by Aaron Doran from the left by-line, Marius Zaliukas makes a clearance.
Owain Tudur Jones gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Callum Paterson. Penalty taken right-footed by Marius Zaliukas and scored. Inverness CT 1-1 Hearts.The assist for the goal came from Callum Paterson.
Billy McKay concedes a free kick for a foul on Andy Webster. Daniel Grainger restarts play with the free kick.
Gavin Morrison on for Andrew Shinnie.
Shot by Marius Zaliukas from just outside the area goes over the net.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Daniel Grainger played to the near post, Graeme Shinnie makes a clearance.
John Sutton has a headed effort from close range and clears the bar.
John Sutton on for Darren Barr.
Booking for Dylan McGowan for unsporting behaviour.
Shot from just outside the box by Jason Holt goes over the bar.
Corner taken left-footed by Daniel Grainger from the left by-line, clearance by Owain Tudur Jones.
Ryan Stevenson takes a shot. Blocked by Josh Meekings.
Shot from long range by Marius Zaliukas misses to the right of the goal.
Andrew Shinnie is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Andy Webster takes the indirect free kick.
Corner taken by Graeme Shinnie, Andy Webster manages to make a clearance.
Shane Sutherland on for Philip Roberts.
Ryan Stevenson takes a shot. Save made by Antonio Reguero.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Daniel Grainger, Marius Zaliukas takes a shot. Blocked by Owain Tudur Jones.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Callum Paterson on Josh Meekings. Josh Meekings takes the free kick.
Owain Tudur Jones takes a shot. Blocked by Andy Webster.
Andrew Shinnie takes a shot. Save by Jamie MacDonald.
Ryan McGowan fouled by Graeme Shinnie, the ref awards a free kick. The referee books Graeme Shinnie for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Andy Webster.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Driver on Josh Meekings. Direct free kick taken by Antonio Reguero.
Billy McKay challenges Andy Webster unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jamie MacDonald takes the free kick.
The official flags Billy McKay offside. Andy Webster takes the free kick.
Andrew Driver comes on in place of Arvydas Novikovas. Dylan McGowan on for Mehdi Taouil.
Richie Foran takes a shot. Save by Jamie MacDonald.
Shot from just outside the area by Jason Holt goes over the bar.
Ryan Stevenson takes a shot. Save by Antonio Reguero.
Gary Warren concedes a free kick for a foul on Jason Holt. Mehdi Taouil takes the direct free kick.
Arvydas Novikovas produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.
Callum Paterson fouled by Richie Foran, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Daniel Grainger.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Ryan Stevenson, Billy McKay makes a clearance.
Callum Paterson takes a shot. Gary Warren gets a block in.
Billy McKay has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
The referee shows Daniel Grainger a yellow card.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Doran by Daniel Grainger. Aaron Doran restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gary Warren by Ryan Stevenson. Direct free kick taken by Owain Tudur Jones.
Antonio Reguero fouled by Ryan Stevenson, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Antonio Reguero.
Richie Foran produces a left-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.
Graeme Shinnie concedes a free kick for a foul on Callum Paterson. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Ryan Stevenson.
Owain Tudur Jones gets on the score sheet with a goal from outside the area to the top left corner of the goal. Inverness CT 1-0 Hearts.Assist by Andrew Shinnie.
Ryan Stevenson has a drilled shot. Save by Antonio Reguero.
Foul by Billy McKay on Marius Zaliukas, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Daniel Grainger.
Corner taken left-footed by Graeme Shinnie, clearance made by Marius Zaliukas.
Callum Paterson challenges Owain Tudur Jones unfairly and gives away a free kick. Aaron Doran crosses the ball in from the free kick, Andy Webster manages to make a clearance.
Andrew Shinnie takes a shot. Save made by Jamie MacDonald.
Corner taken by Daniel Grainger from the left by-line to the near post, Owain Tudur Jones manages to make a clearance.
Darren Barr concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Shinnie. Graeme Shinnie restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Richie Foran by Jason Holt results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Graeme Shinnie.
Ryan Stevenson concedes a free kick for a foul on Josh Meekings. Antonio Reguero takes the direct free kick.
Andrew Shinnie concedes a free kick for a foul on Jason Holt. Jason Holt restarts play with the free kick.
Butcher relishing greater expectation
Terry Butcher is enjoying the "wonderful pressure" of trying to extend Inverness' unbeaten run when they take on crisis club Hearts in their Clydesdale Bank Premier League clash on Saturday.
Caley have recovered fully from a ropey start to the season and are unbeaten in nine games, a run which has taken them into third place in the table and into the semi-finals of the Scottish Communities League Cup where, coincidentally, they were drawn against the Tynecastle side on Thursday.
The Gorgie club is fighting for its life after this week being issued with a winding up order by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs over a tax bill of almost #450,000.
Inverness boss Butcher admits to being concerned about "one of the great sides of Scottish football" but is looking for his own team to stay on the upward curve.
"It is wonderful pressure," he told Press Association Sport. "It is so different. In the early part of the season we were equal bottom with Dundee, it was only goal difference that was keeping us off the bottom.
"Last year we were at the bottom for three months and that's not nice. It's not nice to look at the table, the papers, the websites and television and see your name at the bottom.
"Now it is the reverse. It is wonderful to see your name up there, we have been fifth, then fourth and now we are in the top three which is a fantastic achievement.
"It is all heady stuff but it is brilliant, we are enjoying being where we are and it keeps the players going.
"We went 21 matches unbeaten in our promotion season so it's not the best run we have been on at Inverness but probably is our best run in the SPL. We are just delighted and we want to keep it going."
Butcher will be without midfielder Ross Draper, who twisted his ankle near the end of last week's 2-1 win at Kilmarnock.
The former Motherwell manager said: "Ross' studs caught in the turf and his ankle twisted.
"He hasn't missed a training session this season and it was strange to not see him there, but someone will come in and fill his shoes."
Long-term absentees Simon King (ankle), Chris Hogg (knee) and Nick Ross (shoulder) are still out.
Hearts winger Andrew Driver believes the club will continue in some way, shape or form regardless of what happens over the coming days and weeks.
The Edinburgh outfit is battling for survival, with club bosses highlighting the severity of the situation by admitting next week's game against St Mirren could be their last unless fans help the club come up with the cash.
However, Driver refused to consider the prospect of Scottish football without Hearts and insists his side will be as professional as ever.
He said: "It's Heart of Midlothian - it's not going to go away. It's a nightmare of a situation the club is in and we've got to get out of this situation. It's a massive club, with masses of history.
"It's a shame it's in this situation and we've just got to get out of it.
"We are professionals. We've got to go into our game [at Inverness] this weekend and do as well as we can, as we have done over the last two years when we haven't been paid on time.
"We've kind of rallied together and got some pretty commendable results in those situations. It's just business as usual for us and hopefully we can get the siege mentality from this and go into the game and get a result."
Hearts midfielder Ryan Stevenson will return after missing last weekend's defeat by Dundee with concussion.
Scotland Under-21 goalkeeper Mark Ridgers and right-back Jamie Hamill are still unavailable following knee injuries.
Dale Carrick remains on the sidelines following hernia surgery while Darren Barr's red card in the cup at Tannadice will not affect his SPL eligibility.
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