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The Scottish Premiership has a full card of fixtures this evening as the first quarter of the campaign draws to a close.

Wednesday, 27th October 2021, 8:32 am
Updated Wednesday, 27th October 2021, 9:10 am

On-field matters though were overshadowed by the passing of Walter Smith yesterday and tributes to the Scottish football legend have poured in since yesterday morning’s news broke. Stories, memories and achievements are remembered and dominate this morning's headlines following the ex-Scotland, Rangers and Everton manager’s death, aged 73.

He has been remembered on front and back pages, as well as in online and broadcast tributes from a plethora of great names in the game.

His former side will host Aberdeen this evening as one of the six top flight matches, while the Championship also completed a full card last night as Kilmarnock moved to the top of the table.

Here is a look at the other SPFL and cinch Premiership stories making the headlines ahead of tonight’s games.

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