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Gary Harkins leaves the field to be replaced by Mark Kerr.
Andrew Barrowman gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kris Boyd. Andrew Barrowman goes into the referee's book. Sammy Clingan restarts play with the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Kevin McBride.
Rabiu Ibrahim takes a shot. Save by Steve Simonsen.
Rabiu Ibrahim joins the action as a substitute, replacing Borja Perez.
Borja Perez takes a corner.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by James Fowler, clearance made by Declan Gallagher.
Gary Harkins finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the area high into the middle of the goal. Kilmarnock 1-2 Dundee.The assist for the goal came from Lewis Toshney.
Mohamadou Sissoko gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrew Barrowman. Kevin McBride takes the free kick.
Kris Boyd scores a goal from deep inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Kilmarnock 1-1 Dundee.Assist on the goal came from William Gros.
Andrew Barrowman comes on in place of John Baird.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on William Gros by John Baird. The referee shows John Baird a yellow card. William Gros crosses the ball in from the free kick, Steve Simonsen makes a save.
Corner from right by-line taken by Sammy Clingan.
Sammy Clingan produces a right-footed effort from long distance that goes harmlessly over the bar.
Paul Heffernan leaves the field to be replaced by William Gros.
The offside flag is raised against John Baird. Free kick taken by Cameron Bell.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Heffernan on Kevin McBride. Steve Simonsen takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by John Baird on Mohamadou Sissoko. Jeroen Tesselaar leaves the field to be replaced by Chris Johnston. Free kick taken by Cameron Bell.
Gary Harkins fouled by Borja Perez, the ref awards a free kick. Kevin McBride takes the direct free kick.
Header from deep inside the penalty area by John Baird goes harmlessly over the crossbar.
The offside flag is raised against Paul Heffernan. Indirect free kick taken by Steve Simonsen.
Ross Barbour produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.
Headed effort from inside the area by Gary Harkins misses to the left of the target.
Borja Perez concedes a free kick for a foul on Kevin McBride. Brian Easton takes the direct free kick.
The official flags Gary Harkins offside. Gary Harkins shown a yellow card. Free kick taken by Cameron Bell.
Paul Heffernan fouled by Kyle Benedictus, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Borja Perez.
Foul by James Fowler on James McAlister, free kick awarded. Iain Davidson restarts play with the free kick.
Borja Perez challenges Iain Davidson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Steve Simonsen restarts play with the free kick.
Borja Perez has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Short corner taken by Borja Perez.
Foul by Mohamadou Sissoko on John Baird, free kick awarded. Kevin McBride has an effort direct from the free kick, save by Cameron Bell.
Kevin McBride concedes a free kick for a foul on Borja Perez. Borja Perez crosses the ball in from the free kick, Steve Simonsen makes a save.
James McAlister concedes a free kick for a foul on James Fowler. Free kick taken by Mark O'Hara.
Kris Boyd produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Kris Boyd. Free kick taken by Steve Simonsen.
Gary Harkins produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.
Jeroen Tesselaar concedes a free kick for a foul on James McAlister. Kevin McBride restarts play with the free kick. The official flags Gary Harkins offside. Cameron Bell takes the indirect free kick.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Sammy Clingan, Declan Gallagher manages to make a clearance.
A goal is scored by Gary Harkins from inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Kilmarnock 0-1 Dundee.The assist for the goal came from John Baird.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Harkins on Ross Barbour. Direct free kick taken by Borja Perez.
Hay confident Killie can triumph
Garry Hay is confident he and his Kilmarnock team-mates will cope with expectations as they look to book their top-six place in the Clydesdale Bank Premier League.
Killie could have effectively secured their berth against St Mirren at Rugby Park on Wednesday but were held to a 1-1 draw, and now must beat Dundee at home to guarantee staying in the top half when the league splits on Saturday evening.
However, Hay believes the demands of Saturday's game are incomparable to the tension they came through on the final day of the 2009/10 season, when they got the point they needed against Falkirk to stay up.
The left-sided player said: "There is a lot at stake but the club survived a relegation battle a few years ago.
"There's pressure but there is no real pressure. We will just go out and do our best and that's all we can do.
"With regards to the young boys feeling the pressure, they don't to be honest. They are young and confident and level-headed. They will just concentrate on their game, I'm sure of that.
"Obviously the likes of James Fowler and myself and even big Manuel (Pascali) - who is not going to be playing but will be in the dressing room - I think our experience will help. And you have guys like Paul Heffernan and Kris Boyd who have been over the course before.
"We will go out and give it our utmost best and hopefully that will be enough."
Kilmarnock have a fitness doubt over forward Rory McKenzie
Rory McKeown has gone for a scan on his knee injury and will still be missing for the Rugby Park clash.
Dundee interim manager John Brown insists relegation will not enter their thoughts going into Saturday's match.
The Dark Blues, who are 14 points adrift at the foot of the SPL, could go back down to the First Division if they lose and results elsewhere do not go in their favour.
Brown, though, does not want any negative thoughts to enter his players' heads against Kenny Shiels' men - regardless of last week's 3-0 home defeat by Motherwell.
Brown said: "We have to think positive. There is nothing else for it in our position.
"There is no point thinking of certain things which might happen because that won't help. We all know it's a big ask but that won't stop us from trying.
"We're looking forward to the game and want to get the three points. Our players have worked hard all week and want to bounce back from the disappointment of losing at home to Motherwell last weekend."
Brown was disappointed with his central defence in the Well defeat and does not want to see them repeat their costly mistakes.
He said: "It was two lapses in concentration from the two central defenders for their first two goals. They were killers from our point of view.
"You would expect your centre-half to be closer to their man. We let ourselves down defensively from a lack of basic centre-half dominance. I've spoken to them and told them what's required."
Dundee defender Gary Irvine is serving the second game of his two-match ban following his red card in the 1-1 derby draw with Dundee United.
Stephen O'Donnell (knee) and Jamie McCluskey (Achilles) are still out while keeper Rab Douglas is carrying a thigh injury.
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