November 24, 2014

Preview: St Mirren v Dundee United

St Mirren v Dundee United - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints will be looking to head into the international break on a high with a good display against Dundee United at St Mirren Park tomorrow afternoon. Jackie McNamara’s first full season in charge at Tannadice was a positive one. They finished in fourth place – although were some way short of qualifying [...]

Preview: St Mirren v Dunfermline Athletic

St Mirren v Dunfermline Athletic - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints will be looking to kick-start their season tomorrow night when they host League One side Dunfermline in the League Cup. The last couple of years have not been good for Dunfermline. They were relegated from the SPL in 2012 after just one season back in the top flight and were put [...]

Preview: St Mirren v Dundee

St Mirren v Dundee - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints return to action tomorrow afternoon when they welcome Championship winners Dundee to St Mirren Park. Dundee are only the second team to be promoted back to the top flight a year after being relegated since the SPL went to 12 teams in 2000. It’s an impressive achievement but it required a [...]

Preview: St Mirren v Hamilton Academical

St Mirren v Hamilton Academical - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Tommy Craig makes his home managerial debut tomorrow night when Saints face newly promoted Hamilton Accies. It’s been a while since anyone has won promotion in as dramatic a style as Hamilton. In their final league game of last season they rattled 10 goals past Morton as they tried to overcome the [...]

Preview: Motherwell v St Mirren

Motherwell v St Mirren - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints kick off the new season in Lanarkshire tomorrow afternoon when they take on Motherwell at Fir Park. While this is the Buddies’ first game of the campaign Motherwell already have a couple of competitive matches under their belt. A dramatic final day of last season saw Stuart McCall’s side finish second [...]

Pre-Season Preview: English Games

Blyth Spartans

by Stuart Gillespie The three friendlies south of the border will complete Saints pre-season preparations as they take on Blyth Spartans, Whitely Bay and Carlisle United in the coming days. Blyth are gearing up for another season in the Northern Premier League premier division, having finished a couple of wins outside of the play-off places [...]

Pre-Season Preview: Scottish Games

Albion Rovers

by Stuart Gillespie Saints begin their pre-season preparations with games against Albion Rovers, Morton and Cowdenbeath taking place during the next week. Last season was a memorable one for Albion Rovers, even if their league campaign was a bit disappointing. The Scottish Cup saw them record a terrific victory over Motherwell and they then dispensed [...]

Preview: St Mirren v Heart of Midlothian

St Mirren v Heart of Midlothian - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints bring their season to a close tomorrow afternoon when they face relegated Heart of Midlothian at St Mirren Park. The Jambos have been in terrific form in recent weeks even though their relegation was confirmed in the last game before the split. They’d won five of their last six before Wednesday’s [...]

Preview: Kilmarnock v St Mirren

Kilmarnock v St Mirren - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie With the play-offs avoided, Saints can strengthen their grip on seventh place tomorrow night when they make the short trip to Rugby Park to face Kilmarnock. Killie are in big trouble after Sunday’s 5-0 hammering at the hands of the Hearts as they’re second bottom and have lost their last four games. [...]

Preview: St Mirren v Ross County

St Mirren v Ross County - Feature

by Stuart Gillespie Saints will be looking to continue their good run tomorrow afternoon when they welcome Ross County to Paisley. County’s season has been much like Saints’, the odd bit of good form coming along to split up worryingly lengthy runs of disappointing results. It’s a far cry form last season when the Staggies [...]