• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Wed 28 November 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: McDiarmid Park

St Johnstone vs Hibernian


Team Lineups

St Johnstone

1 Mannus
19 Miller
6 Anderson
5 Wright
2 MacKay
23 Vine
7 Millar
8 Davidson
10 Craig
17 MacLean
9 Tade
Substitutes
15 Tuffey
11 Hasselbaink
12 Robertson
26 Caddis
33 Scobbie
41 Kane
43 Rodger

Hibernian

1 Williams
18 Maybury
4 Hanlon
3 McGivern
16 Stevenson
14 Wotherspoon
20 Taiwo
8 Claros
11 Cairney
9 Griffiths
10 Doyle
Substitutes
31 Murdoch
17 Sproule
24 Handling
26 Stanton
29 Caldwell
32 Kuqi
36 Donaldson

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

St Johnstone

D W L W D L W W

Hibernian

L L L D L L D D
Head to Head
Hibernian
2-0
St Johnstone 25-Aug-2012
Hibernian
2-3
St Johnstone 21-Jan-2012
St Johnstone
3-1
Hibernian 26-Nov-2011
Hibernian
3-2
St Johnstone 28-Sep-2011
Hibernian
1-2
St Johnstone 30-Apr-2011
St Johnstone
1-1
Hibernian 05-Mar-2011


Live Text Commentary
92:45 +2.45
 

Nigel Hasselbaink takes a short corner.

92:06 +2.06
Substitution
 

Shefki Kuqi joins the action as a substitute, replacing Leigh Griffiths.

90:14 +0.14
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ryan McGivern by David MacKay. The referee sends off David MacKay for violent conduct. Direct free kick taken by Ryan McGivern.

89:24
Substitution
 

Liam Caddis replaces David Robertson.

86:14
Substitution
 

Ivan Sproule comes on in place of Paul Cairney.

85:02
 

Corner taken left-footed by Liam Craig, Steven Anderson takes a shot. Clearance made by Jorge Claros. Corner taken left-footed by Liam Craig.

84:18
 

Nigel Hasselbaink is caught offside. Ben Williams restarts play with the free kick.

82:34
 

The referee books Paul Cairney for unsporting behaviour.

81:23
Goal
 

Paul Cairney grabs a goal from inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. St Johnstone 0-1 Hibernian.

78:46
Goal
 

David Wotherspoon gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on David MacKay. Penalty taken by Nigel Hasselbaink is saved by Ben Williams. St Johnstone 0-0 Hibernian.Liam Craig has an effort at goal from 12 yards. Save by Ben Williams.

77:18
Substitution
 

David Robertson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Gregory Tade.

75:35
 

Tom Taiwo concedes a free kick for a foul on Murray Davidson. Tom Taiwo goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Alan Mannus takes the direct free kick.

73:33
 

Liam Craig delivers the ball, Ryan McGivern manages to make a clearance. Liam Craig takes a inswinging corner. The assistant referee flags for offside against Gregory Tade. Ben Williams restarts play with the free kick.

71:38
 

Foul by Ross Caldwell on Gary Miller, free kick awarded. Gary Miller takes the direct free kick.

70:07
Substitution
 

Rowan Vine leaves the field to be replaced by Nigel Hasselbaink.

68:31
 

Murray Davidson fouled by Tom Taiwo, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Steven Anderson.

67:57
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Ross Caldwell clears the bar.

66:59
Substitution
 

Ross Caldwell on for Eoin Doyle.

65:57
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gregory Tade on Alan Maybury. Free kick taken by Ben Williams.

65:20
 

Rowan Vine takes a shot. Save by Ben Williams.

63:33
 

Corner taken by Liam Craig from the right by-line, Ryan McGivern manages to make a clearance.

63:07
 

The offside flag is raised against Leigh Griffiths. Free kick taken by Alan Mannus.

62:30
 

The ball is sent over by Liam Craig, Rowan Vine takes a shot. Ben Williams makes a save.

61:09
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Liam Craig from the right by-line, save by Ben Williams.

59:10
 

David Wotherspoon fouled by David MacKay, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Leigh Griffiths, Frazer Wright manages to make a clearance. David Wotherspoon decides to take a short corner. Frazer Wright goes into the book for unsporting behaviour.

58:51
 

David Wotherspoon delivers the ball, clearance by Steven Anderson.

50:34
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Gregory Tade by Alan Maybury results in a free kick. Strike comes in from David MacKay from the free kick, blocked by Lewis Stevenson. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Liam Craig. Gary Miller gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Leigh Griffiths. Gary Miller shown a yellow card. David Wotherspoon delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel. Foul by Frazer Wright on Jorge Claros, free kick awarded. Liam Craig challenges David Wotherspoon unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Leigh Griffiths, save made by Ben Williams.

49:40
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by David Wotherspoon from the left by-line, Ryan McGivern has an effort at goal from close in which goes wide right of the goal.

49:30
 

David Wotherspoon crosses the ball, Steven Anderson makes a clearance.

48:18
 

Foul by Eoin Doyle on Rowan Vine, free kick awarded. Gary Miller takes the free kick.

47:40
 

Rowan Vine takes a shot. Paul Hanlon gets a block in.

46:37
 

Effort on goal by Gregory Tade from deep inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

45:15 +0.15
 

Liam Craig takes a outswinging corner.

43:30
Yellow card
 

Paul Hanlon gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gregory Tade. Booking for Paul Hanlon for unsporting behaviour. Strike comes in from Liam Craig from the free kick, blocked by David Wotherspoon.

40:35
 

Unfair challenge on Gregory Tade by Alan Maybury results in a free kick. Murray Davidson crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, Foul by Murray Davidson on Jorge Claros, free kick awarded. Ben Williams restarts play with the free kick.

39:29
 

Corner taken by Rowan Vine.

36:51
Yellow card
 

Ryan McGivern gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gregory Tade. Ryan McGivern is given a yellow card. David MacKay fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, blocked by Alan Maybury. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Liam Craig.

35:22
 

David Wotherspoon crosses the ball.

34:50
 

Steven Anderson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Cairney. Ryan McGivern takes the free kick.

33:40
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Williams.

30:13
 

Gregory Tade takes a shot. Ryan McGivern gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Liam Craig from the left by-line, David Wotherspoon manages to make a clearance. Liam Craig takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, save by Ben Williams.

28:02
 

The ball is crossed by Gary Miller, Alan Maybury makes a clearance. Corner taken by Liam Craig from the left by-line.

26:26
 

Tom Taiwo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gary Miller. Free kick crossed by Liam Craig.

23:42
 

Gary Miller challenges Eoin Doyle unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Ryan McGivern.

23:14
 

The official flags Gregory Tade offside. Ben Williams takes the indirect free kick.

21:51
 

Rowan Vine takes a shot. Save by Ben Williams.

21:10
 

Centre by Gary Miller, Ben Williams makes a save.

19:34
 

Effort on goal by Leigh Griffiths from inside the box misses to the right of the target.

18:07
 

Gregory Tade is ruled offside. Ben Williams takes the indirect free kick.

17:14
 

Steven MacLean takes a shot. Blocked by Ryan McGivern.

16:28
 

Shot from just outside the box by Eoin Doyle goes over the bar.

14:28
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jorge Claros by Chris Millar. Free kick taken by Paul Hanlon.

13:12
 

Foul by Murray Davidson on Paul Cairney, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Ben Williams.

11:53
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Liam Craig.

10:20
 

Paul Cairney delivers the ball, save made by Alan Mannus.

8:51
 

The ball is delivered by David Wotherspoon, David MacKay gets a block in.

7:43
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alan Maybury on Gregory Tade. David MacKay restarts play with the free kick.

3:29
 

Gregory Tade fouled by Jorge Claros, the ref awards a free kick. Liam Craig delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right channel.

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