Popular Name: Hamilton
Short Name: HAM
Nickname(s): The Accies
Year Founded: 1874
Stadium: New Douglas Park
With both Hamilton Accies and Motherwell battling to keep themselves above the relegation zone, you can expect a few fireworks at New Douglas Park.
All eyes are on the lower end of the table and the pressure is building for a high-stakes, high-tension clash as Kilmarnock host fellow strugglers Hamilton Academicals with both sides looking to avoid being sucked into a real relegation dogfight.
Fourth-placed St. Johnstone will look to get back on track with the visit of struggling tenth placed Hamilton Accies.
Hamilton boss Martin Canning slammed his side’s defending as like a ‘pub team’ after their 4-0 defeat by Dundee last weekend and he’ll be expecting much better against a Killie side without a win in seven games.
Robbie Neilson’s Heart of Midlothian are looking to maintain the heat on Celtic at the top of the table as they take on Hamilton Academicals at Tynecastle.