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Team news for Saturday afternoon's Scottish Premier League clash between St Johnstone and St Mirren at McDiarmid Park.

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Sheridan: Returns for St Johnstone

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St Johnstone striker Cillian Sheridan will return from a hamstring injury for the game against the Buddies.

Midfielder Murray Davidson is a doubt, however, with a minor knee problem.

Striker Sam Parkin (ankle) remains on the sidelines.

St Mirren boss Danny Lennon meanwhile expects Jeroen Tesselaar to shrug off a knock.

The Dutch defender picked up the injury in the Scottish Communities League Cup quarter-final defeat by Ayr United in midweek but is expected to train today.

Hugh Murray (knee), Aaron Mooy (back) and Darren McGregor (knee) remain on the sidelines.

St Johnstone (from): Enckelman, C Davidson, Maybury, Mackay, Anderson, Morris, Gibson, Craig, Moon, Millar, Sheridan, Sandaza, Haber, Caddis, May, Mannus, Durnan, M Davidson, Wright.

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

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Saturday, 27 September 2014
12:45
St Mirren v Celtic  
15:00
Aberdeen v Inverness  
Dundee Utd v St J'stone  
Kilmarnock v Partick  
Motherwell v Hamilton  
Ross Co v Dundee  
Tuesday, 30 September 2014
19:45
Aberdeen v St Mirren  
Friday, 03 October 2014
Kilmarnock v Dundee Utd  
Saturday, 04 October 2014
15:00
Dundee v Aberdeen  
Partick v Motherwell  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Dundee Utd 7 6 16
2 Inverness 7 6 16
3 Hamilton 7 6 14
4 Celtic 6 8 11
5 Kilmarnock 7 0 11
6 Dundee 7 -1 10
7 Aberdeen 6 2 9
8 St J'stone 7 -3 9
9 Partick 6 2 7
10 Motherwell 7 -4 7
11 St Mirren 6 -7 3
12 Ross Co 7 -15 0

Updated Sun, 21 Sep 2014

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