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

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Sandaza: Has a thigh injury

Sandaza: Has a thigh injury

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St Johnstone striker Francisco Sandaza is "touch and go" for the game.

The Spaniard missed last weekend's win over Hearts with a thigh injury and will be given until the last moment to prove his fitness.

His strike partner Cillian Sheridan (hamstring) remains out, together with Jody Morris (hamstring) and Frazer Wright (thigh).

Keith Lasley will return for the Motherwell.

The midfielder missed last Friday's abandoned clash with Hibernian with a thigh strain but has trained without problem over the last two days.

Steven Saunders remains on the long-term injury list with an Achilles problem.

St Johnstone (from): Enckelman, C Davidson, Maybury, Mackay, Anderson, McCracken, Gibson, Craig, Moon, Millar, Sandaza, Haber, Mannus, M Davidson, Finnigan, Parkin, Adams, Higgins.

Motherwell (from): Randolph, Hateley, Hammell, Craigan, Hutchinson, Law,

Jennings, Humphrey, Murphy, Higdon, Daley, Hughes, Forbes, Carswell, McHugh, Clancy, Lasley, Bradley.

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Scottish Football Fixtures

Friday, 19 September 2014
19:45
Partick v St Mirren  
Saturday, 20 September 2014
15:00
Aberdeen v Ross Co  
Hamilton v Kilmarnock  
Inverness v St J'stone  
Sunday, 21 September 2014
12:15
Dundee v Dundee Utd  
15:00
Celtic v Motherwell  
Saturday, 27 September 2014
12:45
St Mirren v Celtic  
15:00
Aberdeen v Inverness  
Dundee Utd v St J'stone  
Kilmarnock v Partick  

Scottish Premiership

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Hamilton 6 6 13
2 Inverness 6 5 13
3 Dundee Utd 6 3 13
4 Celtic 5 8 10
5 Dundee 6 2 10
6 Kilmarnock 6 0 10
7 St J'stone 6 -2 9
8 Partick 5 3 7
9 Aberdeen 5 -1 6
10 Motherwell 6 -4 6
11 St Mirren 5 -8 0
12 Ross Co 6 -12 0

Updated Wed, 17 Sep 2014

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