September 5, 2015

Preview: Partick Thistle v St Mirren

Partick Thistle v St Mirren - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints make their third trip of the season on league business to Firhill tomorrow afternoon when they take on Partick Thistle. It looked as if Thistle would be dragged into the relegation battle with their form nose-diving after the turn of the year. One win in 10 games meant they were in [...]

Preview: St Mirren v Kilmarnock

St Mirren v Kilmarnock - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints begin their post-split schedule tomorrow afternoon when they welcome Kilmarnock to St Mirren Park. There’s still an outside chance Killie could get dragged into the battle to avoid the play-offs. At the moment they are seven points ahead of second bottom Motherwell with five games left and while they should be [...]

Preview: St Mirren v Ross County

St Mirren v Ross County - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints play their final game before the split tonight when they welcome Ross County to St Mirren Park. The Staggies’ form in the last couple of months has been phenomenal. They looked destined for the drop but have won seven of their last eight games – drawing the other one – and [...]

Preview: Motherwell v St Mirren

Motherwell v St Mirren - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints have the first of two must win matches tomorrow night when they face Motherwell at Fir Park. Things have finally begun to turn round for Ian Baraclough’s men. The former Scunthorpe and Sligo Rovers boss enjoyed a good start after replacing the departed Stuart McCall late last year, winning against Saints [...]

Preview: St Mirren v Celtic

St Mirren v Celtic - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints begin a TV marathon tomorrow night when they face Celtic in the first of three straight Buddies matches being shown on BT Sport. Celtic are on track for their first treble since 2001. They dispatched Dundee United with ease to win the League Cup, beat them again to make the semi-finals [...]

Preview: St Johnstone v St Mirren

St Johnstone v St Mirren - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie St Mirren will be looking to go into the international break on a high with a good display and result against St Johnstone in Perth tomorrow afternoon. St Johnstone seem to have developed a habit of flying under the radar in the Premiership, going quietly about their business and picking up points [...]

Preview: Kilmarnock v St Mirren

Kilmarnock v St Mirren - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints return to action tomorrow afternoon when they make the short trip to Ayrshire to face Kilmarnock. There have been major changes at Rugby Park since Saints played Killie at the start of 2015. Manager Allan Johnston was unhappy that Robbie Muirhead was sold just before the transfer window closed and decided [...]

Preview: St Mirren v Hamilton Academical

St Mirren v Hamilton Academical - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints play their last home game for more than a month tomorrow afternoon when they host Hamilton Accies at St Mirren Park. Hamilton’s incredible form this season meant it was likely to be a matter of when, rather than if, manager Alex Neil was wanted elsewhere. The call came in January, Norwich [...]

Preview: Aberdeen v St Mirren

Aberdeen v St Mirren - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie An improved performance is needed from Saints tomorrow if they are to take anything from a trip to title challengers Aberdeen. The Dons are having a fantastic season in the league. A terrific run of form towards the end of 2014 saw Derek McInnes’ side briefly overhaul Celtic and enjoy a few [...]

Preview: St Mirren v Inverness CT

St Mirren v Inverness Caledonian Thistle - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints return to competitive action tomorrow afternoon when they host Inverness Caledonian Thistle. John Hughes continues to do a tremendous job with Caley Thistle with the Highlanders once again flying high in the Premiership. In the last couple of years they’ve finished fourth and fifth in the league and they are on [...]