St Mirren v St Johnstone preview

Team news ahead of Saturday's SPL clash between St Mirren and St Johnstone at St Mirren Park.

Last Updated: 09/09/11 at 15:57

Barron: Pushing for return

Barron: Pushing for return

More of the games that matter

2 years free Sky Broadband Unlimited for Sky Sports customers

David Barron is pushing for a place in the St Mirren team after returning to full fitness and playing 90 minutes in a reserve game against Motherwell.

Aaron Mooy has begun running after a back injury but is not yet being considered for SPL duty.

Hugh Murray is due to return to training on Monday after a knee injury while Darren McGregor has undergone successful surgery on a damaged cruciate ligament.

St Johnstone boss Derek McInnes welcomes back two key players.

Chris Millar and Kevin Moon have recovered from their respective hip and hand injuries and will be back in the squad for the trip to Paisley.

Callum Davidson (calf), Murray Davidson (knee) and Sam Parkin (ankle) are out.

St Mirren (from): Samson, Mair, van Zanten, McAusland, Tesselaar, Teale, Goodwin, Thomson, Hasselbaink, McLean, Thompson, McGowan, Haddad, McKee, Carey, Barron, McShane, Smith.

St Johnstone (from): Enckelman, Gibson, Maybury, Wright, Moon, Millar, McCracken, MacKay, Morris, Robertson, Adams, Craig, Sheridan, Higgins, Sandaza, Caddis, Mannus, McIntosh, May.

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

Scottish Football Fixtures

Saturday, 25 October 2014
15:00
Dundee v Hamilton
Inverness v Dundee U
Partick v St J'stone
St Mirren v Ross Co
Sunday, 26 October 2014
13:00
Celtic v Kilmarnck
Friday, 31 October 2014
19:45
St J'stone v Motherwell  
Saturday, 01 November 2014
15:00
Celtic v Inverness  
Dundee U v St Mirren  
Hamilton v Partick  
Kilmarnck v Dundee  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Hamilton 10 14 23
2 Dundee U 10 7 22
3 Inverness 10 6 20
4 Kilmarnck 10 6 20
5 Aberdeen 11 2 19
6 Celtic 9 13 17
7 Dundee 10 -1 13
8 Partick 9 0 10
9 St J'stone 10 -7 9
10 St Mirren 10 -8 7
11 Motherwell 11 -13 7
12 Ross Co 10 -19 4

Updated Fri, 24 Oct 2014

Footer 365

Premier League: Ronald Koeman looking at European challenge sparked by Dusan Tadic

Ronald Koeman believes Dusan Tadic can spark Southampton into a challenge for Champions League football next season.

Premier League: Manuel Pellegrini confident Joe Hart will sign new Manchester City deal

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini says he is confident that England goalkeeper Joe Hart will sign a new contract.

Premier League: Garry Monk puts Stoke furore behind him

Swansea boss Garry Monk is keen to focus on weekend opponents Leicester after a stormy week for him personally.

Mail Box

'Goals Like That Can Make You Pregnant'

Those being sniffy about Erik Lamela's rabona are given short shrift in the afternoon mailbox, where criticism of Brendan Rodgers is smashed out of the park...

Does David De Gea Need Competition?

It would certainly be a good idea to give Victor Valdes a contract, while we have more mails on Brendan Rodgers, Arsene Wenger, the rabona and mailbox gripes...

© 2014 British Sky Broadcasting Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media property