• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Tue 12 April 2011
  • Kick-off: 18:00
  • Venue: McDiarmid Park

St Johnstone vs Celtic


Team Lineups

St Johnstone

15 Smith
19 Maybury
2 MacKay
17 Gartland
3 Grainger
11 Taylor
24 Adams
20 Davidson
10 Craig
28 Robertson
32 May
Substitutes
35 Clark
6 Duberry
7 Millar
8 Novikovas
16 MacDonald
23 Jackson
37 Caddis

Celtic

26 Forster
12 Wilson
22 Loovens
21 Mulgrew
3 Izaguirre
33 Kayal
8 Brown
16 Ledley
15 Commons
27 Murphy
9 Samaras
Substitutes
24 Zaluska
10 Stokes
13 Maloney
18 Ki
20 McCourt
25 Rogne
49 Forrest

Possession Stats

43%
57%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

St Johnstone

D L W W D D D W

Celtic

D W W W W W D W
Head to Head
Celtic
2-0
St Johnstone 26-Dec-2010
St Johnstone
0-3
Celtic 30-Oct-2010
Celtic
3-0
St Johnstone 20-Mar-2010
St Johnstone
1-4
Celtic 24-Jan-2010
Celtic
5-2
St Johnstone 22-Aug-2009
Celtic
2-1
St Johnstone 19-Jan-2002


Live Text Commentary
92:44 +2.44
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jordan Robertson by Joe Ledley. Liam Craig restarts play with the free kick. Jamie Adams produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.

91:58 +1.58
 

Jordan Robertson produces a cross.

90:57 +0.57
 

Graham Gartland receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Graham Gartland concedes a free kick for a foul on Joe Ledley. Charlie Mulgrew takes the free kick.

90:19 +0.19
 

Emilio Izaguirre is ruled offside. Graeme Smith takes the direct free kick.

88:53
Substitution
 

Patrick McCourt joins the action as a substitute, replacing Georgios Samaras. Alan Maybury fouled by Georgios Samaras, the ref awards a free kick. Graeme Smith restarts play with the free kick.

88:27
 

Shaun Maloney takes a shot. Save by Graeme Smith.

88:08
 

Scott Brown takes a shot.

86:20
 

The ball is delivered by Emilio Izaguirre, Daryl Murphy has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide left of the target.

85:20
 

Beram Kayal delivers the ball, blocked by Graham Gartland.

83:32
 

Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew, clearance by Graham Gartland.

82:30
 

Charlie Mulgrew produces a cross, Jamie Adams manages to make a clearance.

81:08
 

The referee blows for offside. Graeme Smith restarts play with the free kick.

79:44
 

Foul by Emilio Izaguirre on Cleveland Taylor, free kick awarded. Graeme Smith takes the free kick.

78:21
 

Georgios Samaras is penalised for a handball. Graeme Smith takes the free kick.

75:52
Substitution
 

Arvydas Novikovas is brought on as a substitute for Daniel Grainger.

75:21
Substitution
 

Shaun Maloney on for Kris Commons.

74:32
 

The ball is sent over by Beram Kayal, Graeme Smith makes a save.

70:41
Yellow card
 

Emilio Izaguirre receives a yellow card. Unfair challenge on Cleveland Taylor by Emilio Izaguirre results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Michael Duberry.

68:45
 

Emilio Izaguirre crosses the ball, clearance by Michael Duberry.

68:16
 

Charlie Mulgrew takes the outswinging corner, clearance by Jamie Adams.

66:56
Yellow card
 

Daniel Grainger is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Daniel Grainger challenges Mark Wilson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Kris Commons from right by-line, Alan Maybury manages to make a clearance.

64:48
Substitution
 

(St Johnstone) makes a substitution, with Michael Duberry coming on for David MacKay. Mark Wilson challenges Liam Craig unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Daniel Grainger.

63:48
 

Jamie Adams challenges Scott Brown unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Glenn Loovens from right channel, clearance by David MacKay.

62:32
 

Liam Craig takes a shot. Save by Fraser Forster. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Daniel Grainger, clearance made by Beram Kayal.

61:37
 

Kris Commons takes a shot. Graeme Smith makes a save.

61:00
 

Jamie Adams challenges Georgios Samaras unfairly and gives away a free kick. Emilio Izaguirre takes the direct free kick.

57:39
 

Alan Maybury concedes a free kick for a foul on Kris Commons. Free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

56:53
 

Emilio Izaguirre gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Cleveland Taylor. Indirect free kick taken by Graeme Smith.

55:28
 

Kris Commons delivers the ball, Graham Gartland makes a clearance.

53:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steve May by Beram Kayal. Graeme Smith takes the free kick.

53:24
 

Corner taken by Mark Wilson, Daniel Grainger makes a clearance.

51:58
 

Centre by Daniel Grainger, Charlie Mulgrew manages to make a clearance.

50:32
Substitution
 

Murray Davidson goes off and Chris Millar comes on.

48:50
 

Daryl Murphy challenges Jamie Adams unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Graeme Smith.

47:31
 

Foul by Emilio Izaguirre on Cleveland Taylor, free kick awarded. Daniel Grainger crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right channel. The assistant referee signals for offside against Murray Davidson. Free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

46:27
 

Unfair challenge on Daniel Grainger by Daryl Murphy results in a free kick. Daniel Grainger crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance by Georgios Samaras.

45:10 +0.1
Goal
 

Goal scored by Beram Kayal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. St Johnstone 0-1 Celtic.

43:11
 

The ball is sent over by Daryl Murphy, Daniel Grainger makes a clearance.

41:53
 

Jordan Robertson is ruled offside. Mark Wilson takes the free kick.

41:13
 

Georgios Samaras gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Daniel Grainger. Free kick taken by Graeme Smith.

40:21
 

Mark Wilson fouled by Jordan Robertson, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Charlie Mulgrew, Daniel Grainger makes a clearance.

40:09
 

The ball is swung over by Kris Commons, Jamie Adams makes a clearance.

39:17
 

Header from deep inside the area by Cleveland Taylor goes over the bar.

36:47
 

Kris Commons fouled by Liam Craig, the ref awards a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Charlie Mulgrew, save by Graeme Smith.

35:07
 

Steve May fouled by Beram Kayal, the ref awards a free kick. Cleveland Taylor restarts play with the free kick. The ball is crossed by Cleveland Taylor. Cleveland Taylor takes a shot. Blocked by Scott Brown. Daniel Grainger takes the inswinging corner, The ball is swung over by Graham Gartland, Fraser Forster makes a save.

33:36
 

David MacKay produces a cross, Emilio Izaguirre makes a clearance.

32:48
 

The ball is sent over by Steve May, Charlie Mulgrew makes a clearance.

31:37
 

Foul by Georgios Samaras on Daniel Grainger, free kick awarded. Graeme Smith restarts play with the free kick.

29:57
 

Georgios Samaras takes a shot. Blocked by Graeme Smith.

27:59
 

Centre by Mark Wilson, clearance made by David MacKay.

27:21
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Charlie Mulgrew.

26:38
 

Centre by Georgios Samaras.

25:21
 

Daryl Murphy challenges Daniel Grainger unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Graeme Smith.

23:27
 

Corner taken left-footed by Charlie Mulgrew from the right by-line, Daryl Murphy has a headed effort from close range and clears the bar.

23:16
 

The ball is swung over by Mark Wilson, clearance made by Jamie Adams.

22:39
 

Centre by Georgios Samaras, clearance made by Alan Maybury.

21:57
 

Charlie Mulgrew takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post.

20:17
 

Kris Commons produces a cross, save by Graeme Smith.

19:06
 

Jordan Robertson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Emilio Izaguirre. Free kick taken by Charlie Mulgrew.

18:41
 

Centre by Beram Kayal, Georgios Samaras takes a shot. Save by Graeme Smith.

16:30
 

Foul by Murray Davidson on Joe Ledley, free kick awarded. Glenn Loovens delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from own half, clearance made by Daniel Grainger.

15:49
 

Effort on goal by Kris Commons from outside the box goes harmlessly over the bar.

15:41
 

Kris Commons delivers the ball, save by Graeme Smith.

15:26
 

Scott Brown produces a cross, clearance by David MacKay.

14:29
 

Jordan Robertson fouled by Emilio Izaguirre, the ref awards a free kick. Daniel Grainger crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, clearance by Georgios Samaras.

13:14
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Brown on Daniel Grainger. Direct free kick taken by Daniel Grainger.

12:35
 

Liam Craig is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

11:32
 

Charlie Mulgrew concedes a free kick for a foul on Jordan Robertson. Free kick crossed by David MacKay, Glenn Loovens makes a clearance.

9:26
 

Unfair challenge on Daryl Murphy by Graham Gartland results in a free kick. Kris Commons produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save made by Graeme Smith.

8:24
 

The ball is delivered by Alan Maybury, save by Fraser Forster.

5:50
 

The ball is swung over by Emilio Izaguirre, Effort on goal by Georgios Samaras from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

4:58
 

Liam Craig produces a cross, blocked by Mark Wilson. Corner taken by Cleveland Taylor from the left by-line, Daryl Murphy manages to make a clearance.

4:18
 

Georgios Samaras delivers the ball, Alan Maybury manages to make a clearance.

2:15
 

Emilio Izaguirre fouled by Cleveland Taylor, the ref awards a free kick. Emilio Izaguirre restarts play with the free kick.

Scottish Premiership table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Celtic 38 67 92
2 Aberdeen 38 24 75
3 Inverness CT 38 10 65
4 St Johnstone 38 0 57
5 Dundee Utd 38 2 56
6 Dundee 38 -11 45
7 Hamilton 38 -3 53
8 Partick 38 4 46
9 Ross County 38 -17 44
10 Kilmarnock 38 -15 41

Full Scottish Premiership Table