Robin Van Persie is linked with a move to Rangers as Hearts are said to be considering selling full-back Callum Paterson.
Graeme Shinnie is determined that this time Aberdeen will not add to the already extensive list of glorious failures when it comes to Scottish clubs in European football after completing their ties against NK Maribor.
Hamilton collected their second victory in the Betfred Cup, this season, as they recovered from two goals down to win 4-2 at Edinburgh City.
Hamilton Accies diced with calamity against Edinburgh City last night before fighting back from two goals down to stay on course for the second round of the Betfred Cup.
Hamilton defender Jesus Garcia Tena is set to miss most of the season with a knee ligament injury.
Aberdeen host NK Maribor from Slovenia in the first leg of their Europa League third qualifying round tie.
Hamilton sign goalkeeper Gary Woods but lose defender Jesus Garcia Tena to a serious knee injury.
Celtic earned themselves a positive result from the first leg of their Champions League encounter with Astana.