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Lennon and Gerrard will need their fringe stars to shine bright in battle for Premiership title

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Stepping up: Brandon Barker has impressed in pre-season

Stepping up: Brandon Barker has impressed in pre-season

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Stepping up: Brandon Barker has impressed in pre-season

With the Scottish Premiership season just around the corner and players getting their match fitness up, there's no doubt every member of every squad is going to have a part to play this campaign.

The way the season is structured means it will be more condensed than ever and will be all about who's got the strength in depth to cope with the demands for success.

Celtic and Rangers have bigger player pools than the rest of the league due to their financial muscle but it will also be a test for the big two.