• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Sat 24 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: McDiarmid Park
St Johnstone

St Johnstone

Davidson 34"

Sandaza 76" (P)

2 - 1
Hearts

Hearts

Holt 28"

St Johnstone vs Hearts


Team Lineups

St Johnstone

15 Mannus
2 MacKay
18 McCracken
5 Wright
12 Maybury
9 Croft
4 Morris
8 Davidson34"
10 Craig
11 Sheridan
21 Sandaza76"
Substitutes
1 Enckelman
6 Anderson
7 Millar
22 Oyenuga
24 Compton
39 Gray
46 Keatings

Hearts

30 MacDonald
17 McGowan
6 Webster
26 Zaliukas
3 Grainger
42 Holt28"
27 Robinson
5 Barr
18 Novikovas
11 Driver
23 Glen
Substitutes
28 Ridgers
2 Hamill
7 Santana
8 Black
19 Skacel
38 Morton
22 Smith

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

St Johnstone

D W L W D L W W

Hearts

W D W W W W L D
Head to Head
Hearts
1-2
St Johnstone 03-Dec-2011
St Johnstone
2-0
Hearts 25-Sep-2011
Hearts
1-0
St Johnstone 29-Jan-2011
St Johnstone
0-2
Hearts 13-Nov-2010
Hearts
1-1
St Johnstone 14-Aug-2010
St Johnstone
1-0
Hearts 30-Jan-2010


Live Text Commentary
92:41 +2.41
 

Gary Glen takes a shot from inside the six-yard box that bounces off the post.

91:11 +1.11
 

Marius Zaliukas concedes a free kick for a foul on David MacKay. Free kick taken by Alan Mannus.

90:01 +0.01
 

Close range headed effort by Andrew Driver misses to the right of the goal.

89:40
 

A cross is delivered by Andrew Driver, Frazer Wright manages to make a clearance.

88:16
 

A cross is delivered by Daniel Grainger, save by Alan Mannus.

86:30
 

Unfair challenge on David McCracken by Marius Zaliukas results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Frazer Wright.

83:32
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Liam Craig.

83:21
 

Francisco Sandaza takes a shot. Marius Zaliukas gets a block in.

80:40
 

Header from close range by Chris Millar clears the bar.

80:03
Substitution
 

Chris Millar on for Murray Davidson.

77:16
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Andy Webster a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

77:04
 

Jody Morris is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour.

74:42
Goal
 

Penalty awarded for a foul by Marius Zaliukas on Francisco Sandaza. Booking for Daniel Grainger for dissent. Penalty taken right-footed by Francisco Sandaza and scored. St Johnstone 2-1 Hearts.

74:15
 

The ball is sent over by Suso Santana, save by Alan Mannus.

72:50
 

Liam Craig challenges Jamie Hamill unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jamie Hamill takes the direct free kick.

72:38
 

Daniel Grainger crosses the ball, David MacKay gets a block in.

71:00
 

Darren Barr challenges Murray Davidson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Frazer Wright.

69:24
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jamie Hamill. Alan Mannus takes the indirect free kick.

66:58
Substitution
 

Jamie Hamill on for Jason Holt.

66:33
Substitution
 

Suso Santana comes on in place of Arvydas Novikovas.

64:48
 

Arvydas Novikovas crosses the ball, clearance by Murray Davidson.

62:17
 

Shot from just outside the box by Darren Barr goes over the target.

58:54
 

Outswinging corner taken by Daniel Grainger from the left by-line.

58:29
 

Daniel Grainger takes the outswinging corner, clearance made by Frazer Wright.

57:21
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gary Glen by Murray Davidson. Frazer Wright shown a yellow card. Strike comes in from Daniel Grainger from the free kick, blocked by Jody Morris.

56:27
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alan Maybury by Gary Glen. Alan Maybury restarts play with the free kick.

52:40
 

The official flags Lee Croft offside. Mark Ridgers takes the free kick.

50:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jody Morris by Daniel Grainger. Alan Mannus restarts play with the free kick.

49:04
 

Centre by Arvydas Novikovas, save by Alan Mannus.

47:06
 

Corner taken by Liam Craig, clearance by Andy Webster.

46:56
 

Francisco Sandaza takes a shot. Blocked by Andy Webster.

46:15
 

Unfair challenge on Andrew Driver by Cillian Sheridan results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by Daniel Grainger, Alan Maybury manages to make a clearance.

45:07 +0.07
 

Liam Craig produces a cross, blocked by Daniel Grainger.

45:01
Substitution
 

Mark Ridgers replaces Jamie MacDonald.

42:32
 

Andrew Driver sends in a cross, clearance by David McCracken.

40:18
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Liam Craig from the left by-line, clearance made by Scott Robinson.

40:10
 

The ball is crossed by Lee Croft, blocked by Marius Zaliukas.

38:15
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Daniel Grainger, clearance by David MacKay.

36:27
 

The ball is delivered by Liam Craig, blocked by Daniel Grainger.

34:25
Goal
 

Murray Davidson fires in a goal from inside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. St Johnstone 1-1 Hearts.The assist for the goal came from Francisco Sandaza.

31:47
 

Foul by Arvydas Novikovas on Murray Davidson, free kick awarded. Liam Craig crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel.

30:35
 

The ball is sent over by Cillian Sheridan.

28:50
Goal
 

Jason Holt finds the back of the net with a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. St Johnstone 0-1 Hearts.Ryan McGowan provided the assist for the goal.

27:51
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Darren Barr on Murray Davidson. Free kick taken by Alan Maybury.

26:06
 

Corner taken right-footed by Lee Croft from the left by-line, save by Jamie MacDonald.

23:53
 

Unfair challenge on Arvydas Novikovas by Jody Morris results in a free kick. Jamie MacDonald takes the direct free kick.

22:11
 

Corner taken left-footed by Liam Craig, Frazer Wright gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andy Webster. Free kick taken by Jamie MacDonald.

21:53
 

Alan Maybury sends in a cross, clearance by Daniel Grainger.

20:40
 

Marius Zaliukas crosses the ball, Murray Davidson gets a block in.

19:55
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Murray Davidson on Jason Holt. Andy Webster takes the free kick.

19:19
 

The offside flag is raised against Lee Croft. Jamie MacDonald takes the free kick.

18:35
 

Lee Croft fouled by Daniel Grainger, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by David MacKay.

18:02
 

The offside flag is raised against Gary Glen. Alan Mannus takes the indirect free kick.

16:33
 

Alan Maybury sends in a cross, clearance made by Daniel Grainger.

13:33
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Lee Croft, clearance made by Andy Webster.

13:01
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Liam Craig, save by Jamie MacDonald.

9:40
 

A cross is delivered by Gary Glen.

9:06
 

Francisco Sandaza is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Jamie MacDonald.

7:39
 

Jody Morris delivers the ball, clearance made by Andy Webster.

6:55
 

Jody Morris takes a shot. Comfortable save by Jamie MacDonald.

6:24
 

Arvydas Novikovas gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Murray Davidson. Free kick crossed left-footed by Liam Craig, Marius Zaliukas makes a clearance.

4:57
 

Liam Craig concedes a free kick for a foul on Arvydas Novikovas. Direct free kick taken by Andy Webster.

3:16
 

Shot from just outside the penalty area by Jason Holt misses to the left of the target.

1:34
 

Andrew Driver delivers the ball.

:53
 

Liam Craig takes a shot. Save made by Jamie MacDonald.

:31
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Lee Croft, clearance made by Daniel Grainger.

:12
 

Liam Craig sends in a cross, Marius Zaliukas manages to make a clearance.

Scottish Premiership table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Celtic 34 56 82
2 Aberdeen 34 27 74
3 Inverness CT 33 10 55
4 St Johnstone 34 -1 51
5 Dundee Utd 33 2 49
6 Dundee 34 -2 44
7 Hamilton 34 -4 46
8 Partick 34 4 41
9 Kilmarnock 34 -14 38
10 Ross County 34 -18 37

Full Scottish Premiership Table