Nathaniel Atkinson and Gary Mackay-Steven set for Hearts returns

Hearts are buoyed by the return of Nathaniel Atkinson and Gary Mackay-Steven for Saturday’s Premiership decider clash with city rivals Hibernian at Tynecastle.

Cammy Devlin and Michael Smith are close to being fit, but they won’t be ready for this weekend.

Beni Baningime is out for the long term, while John Souttar is fighting to be back before the end of the season.

Hibs coach Shaun Maloney is looking forward to welcoming back goalkeeper Matt Macey following his recent muscle problem.

Forward Christian Doidge has joined an injured list that already included Demetri Mitchell, Paul McGinn, Kyle Magennis and Kevin Nisbet.

Ryan Porteous is suspended while serving the second game of his four-match league suspension.

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