• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Sat 18 August 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: McDiarmid Park
St Johnstone

St Johnstone

Hasselbaink 82"

1 - 2
Aberdeen

Aberdeen

Osbourne 15"

Hayes 46"

St Johnstone vs Aberdeen


Team Lineups

St Johnstone

1 Mannus
2 MacKay
6 Anderson
5 Wright
33 Scobbie
7 Millar
4 Cregg
8 Davidson
10 Craig
11 Hasselbaink82"
17 Higgins
Substitutes
15 Tuffey
18 McCracken
19 Miller
20 Adams
26 Caddis
27 May
29 McIntosh

Aberdeen

1 Langfield
2 Jack
4 Anderson
6 Considine
17 Naysmith
16 Osbourne15"
5 Rae
18 Hughes
20 Fraser
11 Hayes46"
9 Vernon
Substitutes
30 Rogers
7 Clark
8 Milsom
21 Magennis
22 Reynolds
19 Megginson
26 Paton

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

St Johnstone

W D L D D L W L

Aberdeen

D L D W W W W W
Head to Head
Aberdeen
0-0
St Johnstone 19-Feb-2012
St Johnstone
1-2
Aberdeen 13-Dec-2011
Aberdeen
0-0
St Johnstone 23-Jul-2011
Aberdeen
0-2
St Johnstone 07-May-2011
St Johnstone
0-0
Aberdeen 02-Mar-2011
Aberdeen
0-1
St Johnstone 20-Nov-2010


Live Text Commentary
93:00 +3
 

Josh Magennis challenges David MacKay unfairly and gives away a free kick. Alan Mannus takes the direct free kick.

92:24 +2.24
 

The ball is delivered by Gary Miller, Headed effort from inside the box by Steven Anderson misses to the right of the target.

89:34
Yellow card
 

Patrick Cregg challenges Mitchel Megginson unfairly and gives away a free kick. The referee shows Patrick Cregg a yellow card. Free kick taken by Stephen Hughes.

88:58
 

A cross is delivered by Josh Magennis, Scott Vernon takes a shot.

85:18
 

Nigel Hasselbaink is caught offside. Free kick taken by Andrew Considine.

83:53
Substitution
 

(Aberdeen) makes a substitution, with Josh Magennis coming on for Johnny Hayes.

82:59
Goal
 

Nigel Hasselbaink fires in a goal from inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. St Johnstone 1-2 Aberdeen.Assist on the goal came from Sean Higgins.

82:41
 

Patrick Cregg produces a cross.

81:42
 

Andrew Considine gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nigel Hasselbaink. Strike on goal comes in from Patrick Cregg from the free kick.

78:19
 

Sean Higgins takes a shot. Save by Jamie Langfield.

77:15
Substitution
 

Ryan Fraser is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Mitchel Megginson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ryan Fraser. Alan Mannus takes the free kick.

73:42
 

Unfair challenge on Johnny Hayes by Liam Craig results in a free kick. Gavin Rae takes the direct free kick.

72:49
 

Handball by Nigel Hasselbaink. Jamie Langfield restarts play with the free kick.

72:03
 

The ball is delivered by Ryan Fraser, Ryan Jack takes a shot. Blocked by Steven Anderson.

71:13
 

Johnny Hayes fouled by David MacKay, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Stephen Hughes from right wing.

69:53
 

Steve May takes a long range shot clearing the crossbar.

68:35
 

Ryan Fraser fouled by Gary Miller, the ref awards a free kick. Ryan Fraser restarts play with the free kick. The assistant referee flags for offside against Scott Vernon. Alan Mannus restarts play with the free kick.

65:23
 

Effort from just inside the penalty box by Johnny Hayes strikes the post. Gavin Rae takes a shot. Save by Alan Mannus. Ryan Fraser takes a short corner.

64:19
 

Ryan Fraser sends in a cross, Andrew Considine produces a header from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.

63:59
 

Ryan Fraser takes a short corner.

62:56
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ryan Fraser by Liam Craig. Direct free kick taken by Gary Naysmith.

59:50
Substitution
 

Isaac Osbourne gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nigel Hasselbaink. Isaac Osbourne receives a yellow card. Mark Reynolds comes on in place of Russell Anderson. Free kick taken by David MacKay.

58:14
 

Jamie Adams gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Russell Anderson. Jamie Langfield takes the free kick.

57:59
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Scott Vernon. Alan Mannus takes the free kick.

57:11
 

David MacKay challenges Johnny Hayes unfairly and gives away a free kick. Stephen Hughes restarts play with the free kick.

55:12
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Frazer Wright on Scott Vernon. Free kick taken by Stephen Hughes.

53:37
 

Unfair challenge on Steve May by Gary Naysmith results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Liam Craig.

53:04
 

Sean Higgins is ruled offside. Jamie Langfield takes the indirect free kick.

51:02
Substitution
 

Sean Higgins concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Considine. Steve May comes on in place of Thomas Scobbie. Jamie Langfield takes the direct free kick. Corner from the right by-line taken by Ryan Fraser, save by Alan Mannus.

46:54
Goal
 

Johnny Hayes gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the box low into the middle of the goal. St Johnstone 0-2 Aberdeen.

45:37
 

Andrew Considine concedes a free kick for a foul on Sean Higgins. Liam Craig has an effort direct from the free kick.

45:01
Substitution
 

Murray Davidson goes off and Gary Miller comes on.

44:37
 

Unfair challenge on Murray Davidson by Ryan Fraser results in a free kick. David MacKay takes the free kick.

43:37
 

The ball is delivered by Johnny Hayes, Frazer Wright makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Ryan Fraser, free kick awarded for a foul by Russell Anderson on Frazer Wright. Alan Mannus restarts play with the free kick.

42:17
Yellow card
 

Andrew Considine gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nigel Hasselbaink. The referee shows Andrew Considine a yellow card. Liam Craig takes the direct free kick.

41:28
 

Sean Higgins fouled by Russell Anderson, the ref awards a free kick. Frazer Wright takes the direct free kick.

40:39
 

The ball is crossed by Murray Davidson.

38:35
 

The ball is swung over by Ryan Fraser.

38:14
 

Foul by Jamie Adams on Scott Vernon, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Hughes.

36:47
 

A cross is delivered by Ryan Fraser.

35:48
 

Jamie Adams concedes a free kick for a foul on Johnny Hayes. Isaac Osbourne takes the direct free kick.

35:14
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Ryan Fraser goes wide of the right-hand post.

34:52
 

Ryan Fraser sends in a cross, clearance made by David MacKay.

33:03
 

The ball is sent over by Nigel Hasselbaink, Jamie Langfield fouled by Jamie Adams, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Langfield.

31:41
 

The ball is sent over by Stephen Hughes.

30:39
Substitution
 

Jamie Adams is brought on as a substitute for Chris Millar.

28:37
 

David MacKay concedes a free kick for a foul on Ryan Fraser. Jamie Langfield restarts play with the free kick.

25:50
 

The ball is sent over by Nigel Hasselbaink, Isaac Osbourne gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken by Liam Craig, Headed effort from inside the penalty area by Frazer Wright misses to the right of the target.

24:05
 

Liam Craig delivers the ball, Sean Higgins takes a shot. Save by Jamie Langfield.

21:06
 

Johnny Hayes sends in a cross, save by Alan Mannus.

20:26
 

Sean Higgins gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Russell Anderson. Russell Anderson restarts play with the free kick.

19:16
 

Gavin Rae gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Thomas Scobbie. Direct free kick taken by Liam Craig.

17:50
 

The referee blows for offside against Stephen Hughes. Free kick taken by Alan Mannus.

15:47
Goal
 

Ryan Fraser produces a cross, Isaac Osbourne grabs a goal from inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. St Johnstone 0-1 Aberdeen.The assist for the goal came from Ryan Fraser.

14:53
 

Unfair challenge on Gary Naysmith by Murray Davidson results in a free kick. Jamie Langfield takes the direct free kick.

14:23
 

Stephen Hughes is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Alan Mannus.

13:11
 

Effort from 18 yards by Chris Millar. Save made by Jamie Langfield.

10:19
 

Sean Higgins is caught offside. Russell Anderson restarts play with the free kick.

9:35
 

Centre by Johnny Hayes, Steven Anderson makes a clearance.

8:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Murray Davidson by Scott Vernon. Scott Vernon receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Steven Anderson takes the free kick.

7:48
 

The ball is delivered by Isaac Osbourne, save by Alan Mannus.

5:43
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ryan Fraser by Steven Anderson. Caution for Steven Anderson. Free kick taken by Ryan Fraser.

4:55
 

Stephen Hughes produces a cross, David MacKay manages to make a clearance.

2:48
 

The official flags Scott Vernon offside. Alan Mannus takes the free kick.

Scottish Premiership table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Celtic 6 10 16
2 Aberdeen 5 8 15
3 Hearts 6 7 15
4 Hamilton 5 5 10
5 Ross County 6 4 10
6 Dundee 6 2 8
7 Motherwell 6 -4 6
8 St Johnstone 6 -3 5
9 Dundee Utd 6 -6 4
10 Inverness CT 6 -5 3

Full Scottish Premiership Table