Football - Hearts stretched for Hoops clash

Gary Locke's Hearts squad is once again stretched to the limits ahead of their Scottish Premiership clash with Celtic at Parkhead.

The administration-hit Gorgie club - barred from signing new players - have lost striker Gary Oliver to a leg injury and he joins Ryan Stevenson (hamstring), back-up goalkeeper Mark Ridgers (knee) and midfielder Jason Holt (foot) on the sidelines.

To add to Locke's woes, midfielders Jamie Walker and Scott Robinson are rated as doubtful.

View comments (1)
Write for Yahoo Sport