candiru

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candiru

(ˌkændɪˈruː)
n
a tiny parasitic freshwater catfish of the Amazon region
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R Douglas (Celtic), P Gallacher (Dundee Utd), C Gordon (Hearts), G Alexander (Preston), G Caldwell (Hibs), S Caldwell (Newcastle), S Crainey (Southampton), C Dailly (West Ham), M Mackay (Norwich), J McNamara (Celtic), S Pressley (Hearts), A Webster (Hearts), C Cameron (Wolves), P Canero (Leicester), D Fletcher (Man Utd), G Holt (Norwich), S Pearson (Celtic), N Quashie (Portsmouth), G Rae (Rangers), S Crawford (Dunfermline), P Dickov (Leicester), K Kyle (Sunderland), N McCann (Southampton), J McFadden (Everton), K Miller (Wolves), S Thompson (Rangers)
Canero found Murray and his deep cross was headed back across goal by Nish for McDonald to smash home from close range.
Nish's lay-off for Canero was perfect and the Scotland under-21 star fired in a fierce drive that was blocked by the Englishman.
Defender Danny Griffin deflected a Martin Hardie header onto a post after Peter Canero played a Stevie Fulton cross back into the area.
Canero joined on a short-term deal in September in an open-ended arrangement designed to get him back playing regularly after a spell at Leicester ended disappointingly.
In recent weeks, Jefferies has succumbed to financial pressures, first accepting Leicester City's offer for Peter Canero, then allowing Greg Shields to wander back to Dunfermline.
Fowler's deep cross found Canero at the back post but his close-range header went just over.
And he had his work cut out as an early feud developed between Killie's Peter Canero and Tynecastle midfielder, Phil Stamp.
Five minutes after the break Killie pulled one back when Speroni could only parry McSwegan's drive and Canero pounced to stab home from three yards.
DUNDEE UNITED midfielder Peter Canero will learn the extent of damage to his injured knee when he goes to hospital for a scan.
PETER Canero could miss his dream Premiership debut after suffering a freak injury.
But Rugby Park star Peter Canero reckons the so-called old pal's act is the inspiration behind Killie's UEFA Cup charge.