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Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Paul McGowan by James McFadden. Direct free kick taken by David van Zanten.
Chris Humphrey takes a shot. Blocked by Conor Newton. Tom Hateley takes a inswinging corner.
Foul by Sam Parkin on Keith Lasley, free kick awarded. Sam Parkin goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed left-footed by James McFadden, save by Craig Samson.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Keith Lasley by Paul McGowan. Simon Ramsden takes the free kick.
Marc McAusland gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Higdon. James McFadden hits the back of the net with a goal direct from the free kick from outside the box to the top right corner of the goal. Motherwell 2-2 St Mirren.
Keith Lasley fouled by Sam Parkin, the ref awards a free kick. Simon Ramsden restarts play with the free kick.
Henrik Ojamaa takes a shot. Save by Craig Samson.
Goal scored by Lewis Guy from close range low into the middle of the goal. Motherwell 1-2 St Mirren.Assist by Kenny McLean.
Sam Parkin comes on in place of Steven Thompson.
Henrik Ojamaa concedes a free kick for a foul on Marc McAusland. Jim Goodwin takes the direct free kick.
Keith Lasley produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the bar. Corner taken by Tom Hateley from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Steven Thompson.
Foul by Shaun Hutchinson on Lewis Guy, free kick awarded. Kenny McLean takes the direct free kick.
Effort from the edge of the box by Michael Higdon goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Steven Thompson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Shaun Hutchinson. Tom Hateley takes the free kick.
James McFadden has shot on goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Steven Thompson. Darren Randolph takes the free kick.
(St Mirren) makes a substitution, with John McGinn coming on for Dougie Imrie.
Chris Humphrey takes a shot. Save by Craig Samson. Corner taken by Tom Hateley, Marc McAusland makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Keith Lasley on Paul McGowan. Craig Samson restarts play with the free kick.
Corner taken short by Tom Hateley.
Keith Lasley produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar. Corner taken by Tom Hateley from the right by-line, clearance by Jim Goodwin.
Unfair challenge on Conor Newton by Keith Lasley results in a free kick. Dougie Imrie restarts play with the free kick.
James McFadden challenges Paul McGowan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by David van Zanten.
Unfair challenge on Jim Goodwin by Michael Higdon results in a free kick. Jim Goodwin restarts play with the free kick.
Shot on goal by Kenny McLean from just inside the area clears the crossbar.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Tom Hateley from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Marc McAusland.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Henrik Ojamaa. Indirect free kick taken by Paul Dummett.
Drilled right-footed shot by Henrik Ojamaa. Craig Samson makes a save. Tom Hateley takes the outswinging corner, Michael Higdon produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.
Lewis Guy replaces Sander Puri.
Chris Humphrey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Dougie Imrie. Direct free kick taken by Craig Samson.
Tom Hateley handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Kenny McLean takes the free kick. Marc McAusland takes a shot. Blocked by Tom Hateley.
Sander Puri concedes a free kick for a foul on James McFadden. Tom Hateley sends in a cross, Shot from deep inside the area by Nicky Law clears the crossbar.
Conor Newton scores a goal from outside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Motherwell 1-1 St Mirren.Assist on the goal came from Sander Puri.
Short corner taken by Sander Puri.
Michael Higdon finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close in. Motherwell 1-0 St Mirren.Keith Lasley provided the assist for the goal.
Effort from outside the box by Tom Hateley goes wide right of the target.
Michael Higdon takes a shot from inside the six-yard box clearing the crossbar.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dougie Imrie by Keith Lasley. Jim Goodwin takes the direct free kick.
Michael Higdon is ruled offside. Kenny McLean takes the indirect free kick.
Corner taken right-footed by Sander Puri to the near post, Marc McAusland takes a shot. Darren Randolph makes a save.
Dougie Imrie is caught offside. Free kick taken by Tom Hateley.
Michael Higdon has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the goal.
Corner taken by Tom Hateley.
Steven Thompson is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Simon Ramsden.
Lasley aims to be best of the rest
Motherwell skipper Keith Lasley admits he has moved his sights from securing a top-six finish in the Clydesdale Bank Premier League to hanging on to second place.
With one game to go before the split, Stuart McCall's side are three points ahead of Inverness who host St Johnstone on Friday night.
However, after initially battling to make sure Well finish in the top half of the table, Lasley is determined the Lanarkshire club remain 'best of the rest' behind inevitable champions Celtic ahead of their clash with St Mirren.
Now that we have secured top six we have to focus on trying to get second," he told Press Association Sport.
"Second-placed for us is a big achievement in terms of other clubs who have bigger budgets.
"It really is our focus, that is what we are aiming for now, no doubt, and if we weren't to get it, it would be a disappointment.
"We certainly don't have any given right to get it but we are certainly determined to give it our best shot.
"After the split all the teams have to play each other and it's going to be tight, as it has been all season, but that's the aim and if you don't achieve your aims then it is always a disappointment."
Motherwell manager Stuart McCall has a full squad to choose from at Fir Park.
McCall said: "I can pick from a fully-fit squad, which is great. Adam Cummins was sent off playing for the Under-20s but it is an Under-20s suspension he serves, so that's not a problem."
St Mirren manager Danny Lennon admits he particularly enjoys games with Motherwell as he relishes the encounter with McCall's in-form team.
The Buddies remain on a high following their Scottish Communities League Cup triumph, having drawn with Celtic and Kilmarnock since their Hampden win.
Lennon said: "I thoroughly enjoy these fixtures. Wee Stuart McCall and Kenny (Black) once again take a great deal of credit.
"Motherwell finished third last season and they could better that this season again.
"Stuart signing a new contract is great because I admire Motherwell's attacking philosophy.
"They score goals, they have picked up 13 points out of a possible 15, and have scored seven goals in their last two games.
"They are an attacking side and, in the good form that we are in at the minute, it's got the makings of a fantastic game.
"The games have been really really exciting in my time in charge and more so in Stuart's time at Motherwell."
St Mirren forward Esmael Goncalves is suspended after he accepted accepted a two-match ban for simulation over the penalty that earned Saints a point against Celtic on Sunday.
Winger Gary Teale has recovered from the tight muscle that ended his action in the midweek draw at Kilmarnock but long-term absentees Thomas Reilly, David Barron and Darren McGregor remain out of contention.
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