St J'stone v Ross Cty preview

Fit-again Scott Boyd could make his first appearance of the season when Ross County travel to St Johnstone on Saturday.

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Scott Boyd: Fit and available for Saturday's trip to St Johnstone

Scott Boyd: Fit and available for Saturday's trip to St Johnstone

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The defender has missed the opening two games of the season through injury but is available for the trip to McDiarmid Park.

Midfielders Richard Brittain and Ivan Sproule also return to the squad following suspension.

St Johnstone will be without goalkeeper Alan Mannus and midfielder Gary McDonald for the clash.

Mannus will be out for up to six weeks with a shoulder injury sustained in the goalless draw at Kilmarnock and will be replaced by Steve Banks between the sticks.

McDonald will also miss the visit of the Highlanders after suffering a head knock last weekend.

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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 Mon, 22 Sep 2014

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