• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Tue 05 April 2011
  • Kick-off: 18:00
  • Venue: McDiarmid Park
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Rangers

Rangers

Lafferty 19"

Naismith 82"

St Johnstone vs Rangers


Team Lineups

St Johnstone

1 Enckelman
19 Maybury
2 MacKay
6 Duberry
3 Grainger
7 Millar
14 Moon
20 Davidson
10 Craig
22 Invincibile
28 Robertson
Substitutes
15 Smith
8 Novikovas
11 Taylor
12 Anderson
16 MacDonald
32 May
37 Caddis

Rangers

1 McGregor
12 Foster
3 Weir
16 Whittaker
5 Papac
14 Naismith82"
8 Davis
7 Edu
39 Wylde
18 Jelavic
11 Lafferty19"
Substitutes
25 Alexander
10 Fleck
17 Diouf
28 Kerkar
40 Ness
41 Hutton
45 Cole

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

St Johnstone

W W D D D W D L

Rangers

W D W D D D D D
Head to Head
Rangers
4-0
St Johnstone 27-Feb-2011
Rangers
2-1
St Johnstone 28-Aug-2010
St Johnstone
4-1
Rangers 30-Mar-2010
Rangers
3-0
St Johnstone 12-Dec-2009
St Johnstone
1-2
Rangers 17-Oct-2009
St Johnstone
0-2
Rangers 06-Mar-2002


Live Text Commentary
89:02
 

Maurice Edu takes a shot. Save by Peter Enckelman.

88:27
 

Steve May produces a left-footed shot from just outside the area that goes wide left of the goal.

86:47
 

Headed effort from close range by Steven Naismith goes wide left of the target.

86:22
 

Nikica Jelavic takes a shot.

85:02
 

Corner taken by John Fleck from the right by-line, Maurice Edu takes a shot. Alan Maybury gets a block in.

82:46
Goal
 

Steven Naismith finds the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. St Johnstone 0-2 Rangers.

82:19
 

Chris Millar gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Davis. Richard Foster takes the direct free kick.

80:07
Substitution
 

Steve May is brought on as a substitute for Jordan Robertson.

79:00
 

Jordan Robertson takes a shot. Save made by Allan McGregor.

78:27
 

The ball is crossed by Jamie Ness, clearance made by Michael Duberry.

78:19
 

Nikica Jelavic crosses the ball.

77:40
 

Peter MacDonald receives a caution. The referee penalises Peter MacDonald for handball. Steven Whittaker takes the direct free kick.

75:23
Substitution
 

Jamie Ness comes on in place of Kyle Lafferty. John Fleck replaces Gregg Wylde.

74:20
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Liam Craig.

73:39
 

The ball is swung over by Daniele Invincibile, Murray Davidson takes a shot. Save by Allan McGregor.

70:33
 

Alan Maybury takes a shot. Save by Allan McGregor.

68:44
 

The ball is sent over by Richard Foster.

67:46
 

The ball is crossed by Alan Maybury, clearance made by Steven Whittaker.

65:12
Substitution
 

(St Johnstone) makes a substitution, with Arvydas Novikovas coming on for Daniel Grainger. Kevin Moon goes off and Peter MacDonald comes on.

64:01
 

Kyle Lafferty challenges Alan Maybury unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Peter Enckelman.

62:56
 

A cross is delivered by Kevin Moon.

60:42
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Daniel Grainger, clearance by Nikica Jelavic.

57:36
 

Centre by Gregg Wylde.

56:27
 

Chris Millar produces a cross, clearance by Steven Whittaker.

53:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jordan Robertson by Steven Whittaker. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Liam Craig from left wing, David Weir manages to make a clearance.

53:01
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Nikica Jelavic goes wide of the left-hand post.

52:15
 

David MacKay receives a caution. Centre by Steven Naismith.

51:11
 

The ball is sent over by Daniel Grainger, save by Allan McGregor.

49:38
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Steven Davis, clearance made by David MacKay.

49:29
 

A cross is delivered by Gregg Wylde, Alan Maybury gets a block in.

48:56
 

Centre by Richard Foster, Kevin Moon makes a clearance.

47:49
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Richard Foster on Chris Millar. David MacKay crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by Steven Whittaker.

47:19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Maurice Edu on Chris Millar. Daniel Grainger takes the free kick.

47:01
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daniel Grainger on Nikica Jelavic. Direct free kick taken by Steven Davis.

46:19
 

Unfair challenge on Michael Duberry by Kyle Lafferty results in a free kick. Peter Enckelman takes the free kick.

45:37
 

Nikica Jelavic produces a cross, clearance by Michael Duberry.

43:55
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Millar on Maurice Edu. Direct free kick taken by Steven Davis.

43:15
 

Steven Whittaker fouled by Jordan Robertson, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Allan McGregor.

40:56
 

Unfair challenge on Kyle Lafferty by David MacKay results in a free kick. The ball is sent over by Gregg Wylde, Header from inside the area by David Weir strikes the post.

39:06
 

Kyle Lafferty goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Kyle Lafferty concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Grainger. Free kick taken by Peter Enckelman.

38:37
 

Liam Craig sends in a cross, Sasa Papac makes a clearance.

37:17
 

The ball is delivered by David MacKay, clearance made by Sasa Papac.

36:43
 

Corner taken by Daniel Grainger from the right by-line, save made by Allan McGregor.

36:26
 

Murray Davidson takes a shot. Save by Allan McGregor.

35:58
 

Richard Foster is penalised for a handball. Free kick taken by Daniel Grainger.

34:17
 

Unfair challenge on Michael Duberry by Steven Naismith results in a free kick. Peter Enckelman takes the free kick.

32:10
 

The ball is sent over by Steven Davis, save made by Peter Enckelman.

31:27
 

Corner taken left-footed by Gregg Wylde from the right by-line, clearance by David MacKay.

31:16
 

Kyle Lafferty takes a shot. David MacKay gets a block in.

25:33
 

Daniele Invincibile is caught offside. Allan McGregor takes the indirect free kick.

24:21
 

Jordan Robertson takes a shot. Save made by Allan McGregor.

22:32
 

The ball is crossed by Richard Foster, clearance by Alan Maybury.

20:56
 

Kyle Lafferty challenges Michael Duberry unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Michael Duberry.

19:05
Goal
 

Kyle Lafferty finds the back of the net with a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. St Johnstone 0-1 Rangers.

17:02
 

The official flags Daniele Invincibile offside. David Weir restarts play with the free kick.

16:41
 

Centre by Gregg Wylde, save by Peter Enckelman.

13:06
 

Alan Maybury sends in a cross, clearance made by Richard Foster.

11:40
 

Inswinging corner taken by David MacKay from the left by-line, Nikica Jelavic manages to make a clearance.

11:36
 

A cross is delivered by Liam Craig, Richard Foster makes a clearance.

11:18
 

Alan Maybury delivers the ball, clearance by David Weir.

10:44
 

Centre by Daniel Grainger.

9:50
 

Shot from 35 yards by Maurice Edu went wide of the left-hand post.

4:33
 

Kyle Lafferty concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Duberry. Peter Enckelman takes the free kick.

1:39
 

Jordan Robertson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Whittaker. Allan McGregor takes the free kick.

Scottish Premiership table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Dundee 1 4 3
2 Celtic 1 2 3
3 Hearts 1 1 3
4 Aberdeen 1 1 3
5 Motherwell 1 1 3
6 Hamilton 1 0 1
7 Partick 1 0 1
8 St Johnstone 1 -1 0
9 Dundee Utd 1 -1 0
10 Inverness CT 1 -1 0

Full Scottish Premiership Table