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Billy McKay concedes a free kick for a foul on Rory McKenzie. Free kick crossed by Danny Racchi, Ryan Esson makes a save.
Foul by Rory McKenzie on David Raven, free kick awarded. David Raven takes the direct free kick.
Borja Perez finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Inverness CT 1-1 Kilmarnock.Assist on the goal came from James Dayton.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Billy McKay by Manuel Pascali. Graeme Shinnie takes the free kick.
Shane Sutherland joins the action as a substitute, replacing Aaron Doran.
David Raven fouled by James Dayton, the ref awards a free kick. Daniel Devine replaces Andrew Shinnie.
Andrew Shinnie takes a shot. Blocked by Mohamadou Sissoko.
Foul by Danny Racchi on Ross Draper, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Josh Meekings.
Graeme Shinnie takes a shot. Kyle Letheren makes a save. Corner taken by Graeme Shinnie from the right by-line played to the near post, Header from close in by Gary Warren misses to the right of the goal.
Rory McKenzie replaces Mark O'Hara.
Shot from close range by Graeme Shinnie misses to the right of the goal.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ross Draper on Mohamadou Sissoko. Mark O'Hara restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mohamadou Sissoko by Andrew Shinnie. Kyle Letheren takes the direct free kick.
Foul by Danny Racchi on David Raven, free kick awarded. David Raven restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Danny Racchi on Aaron Doran, free kick awarded. Aaron Doran takes the direct free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Billy McKay by Jeroen Tesselaar. Billy McKay takes the direct free kick.
Andrew Shinnie is caught offside. Mohamadou Sissoko takes the free kick.
Borja Perez on for Sammy Clingan.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by James Dayton played to the near post, Josh Meekings manages to make a clearance. Corner taken left-footed by James Dayton to the near post, clearance by Graeme Shinnie.
Garry Hay leaves the field to be replaced by Danny Racchi.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on William Gros by Graeme Shinnie. Sammy Clingan crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing.
Billy McKay is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Manuel Pascali takes the direct free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ross Draper on Mohamadou Sissoko. Sammy Clingan takes the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Graeme Shinnie, save by Kyle Letheren. Graeme Shinnie produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.
Andrew Shinnie fouled by Manuel Pascali, the ref awards a free kick. A cross is delivered by Graeme Shinnie, Gary Warren takes a shot. Save by Kyle Letheren. Inswinging corner taken by Graeme Shinnie from the right by-line, Gary Warren has a headed effort at goal from close range which goes wide left of the target.
Unfair challenge on Mohamadou Sissoko by Billy McKay results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Kyle Letheren.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Mark O'Hara on Aaron Doran. Graeme Shinnie takes the free kick. Inswinging corner taken by Aaron Doran from the left by-line.
Unfair challenge on Garry Hay by David Raven results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jeroen Tesselaar.
Aaron Doran takes a shot. Save by Kyle Letheren. Short corner worked by Aaron Doran.
Andrew Shinnie produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar.
Inswinging corner taken by Graeme Shinnie from the right by-line, clearance made by Manuel Pascali.
Mohamadou Sissoko concedes a free kick for a foul on Billy McKay. Free kick taken by Graeme Shinnie.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Warren on Mark O'Hara. Booking for Gary Warren for unsporting behaviour. Sammy Clingan fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Warren on James Dayton. Free kick taken by Garry Hay.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by James Dayton, clearance made by David Raven.
Billy McKay takes a shot. Save made by Kyle Letheren.
Andrew Shinnie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Dayton. Jeroen Tesselaar restarts play with the free kick.
Nick Ross fires in a goal from close range low into the middle of the goal. Inverness CT 1-0 Kilmarnock.The assist for the goal came from Aaron Doran.
Corner taken by James Dayton from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by Graeme Shinnie.
Mohamadou Sissoko challenges Billy McKay unfairly and gives away a free kick. Aaron Doran takes the direct free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Billy McKay. Indirect free kick taken by Mohamadou Sissoko.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Graeme Shinnie played to the near post, Ross Barbour manages to make a clearance.
Corner taken right-footed by Aaron Doran to the near post, Mohamadou Sissoko makes a clearance.
Andrew Shinnie takes a shot. Save made by Kyle Letheren.
Corner taken left-footed by Graeme Shinnie from the right by-line, Billy McKay produces a header from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.
Ross ready to step up recovery
Inverness midfielder Nick Ross says he needs to add both stamina and goals to his game as he continues his recovery following four months out injured in Wednesday's SPL clash with Kilmarnock.
The 21-year-old dislocated his shoulder in August but only returned to action just before the new year.
He has made three brief substitute appearances since then before reclaiming his starting role for games against Kilmarnock and Celtic as he readjusts to the hectic pace of the Clydesdale Bank Premier League.
But Scotland Under-21 cap Ross - who struck the opener in Saturday's 3-1 defeat to Neil Lennon's SPL champions - insists he needs to complement his growing lung capacity with an eye for goal.
He told Press Association Sport: "It was very good to get on the scoresheet at the weekend. It's something I need to add to my game. In my first season in the SPL it took me 30-odd games to get a goal.
"So it was good to get one against Celtic after coming back from being injured.
"It was just a shame about the result and we'll look to do better.
Ross' return to the Caley Thistle squad has coincided with the team's worst run of form so far this season.
Despite sitting joint-second in the top-flight standings, the Highlanders have won just one of their last seven matches.
They were also knocked out of two cup competitions in the space of a week with defeats to Hearts and Kilmarnock amid a run that now stretches to four consecutive loses.
The visit of Killie to the Caledonian Stadium on league business now offers Ross and his colleagues a chance to try and right their ailing vessel.
He said: "Maybe a month ago, we'd have won a couple of these games. We're playing well right now but just not getting the results.
"We went to Kilmarnock and played quite well but got beat 2-0, then did the same at St Mirren.
"Results just aren't going for us but we are trying hard to change that.
"However, every time we look at the table, we know we are having a good season and that a couple of results isn't really a set-back, just a few games where we could have done better."
Cammy Bell will sit out a second game in succession for Kilmarnock as he recovers from a hip injury.
The goalkeeper, linked with a pre-contract switch to Ibrox, was replaced for Saturday's 2-0 win over Motherwell by understudy Kyle Letheran and will once more watch on from the stands.
Cillian Sheridan and Rory McKeown have also been ruled out.
With those three first-team regulars unavailable, boss Kenny Shiels will once again put his faith in youngsters such as Ross Barbour, Mark O'Hara and William Gros having lost three players in the January transfer window.
He did add to his group with the free-transfer arrivals of Celtic youngster Rabiu Ibrahim and Sammy Clingan from Doncaster Reserves but resisted the urge to add loan signings to his group, opting instead to give the youngsters a chance.
Shiels said: "We want to be a club who grows our own players and doesn't bring in loan players, because that is a real football club.
"I don't blame clubs for going down the loan route but what we are doing is impeccable. We're doing it the right way.
"Not bringing in loan players massively disadvantages you but that's the way we are going."
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