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  • Date:10 Aug 2014
  • Kick-off:15:00
  • Venue:Victoria Park
  • Attendance:3,287
  • Jervis (54)
  • O'Halloran (30) MacLean (47)
Goal!

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The match has reached full-time.

92:21 +2.21

Unfair challenge on Lee Croft by Yoann Arquin results in a free kick.

89:24

Christopher Kane comes on in place of Steven MacLean.

89:02

Uros Celcer produces a cross.

88:06

Liam Caddis delivers the ball.

87:14

Alan Mannus takes the free kick.

86:14

Free kick awarded for a foul by Frazer Wright on Scott Boyd.

86:10

Free kick taken by David Mackay.

85:02

Jim Fenlon fouled by Tom Scobbie, the ref awards a free kick.

84:38

(Ross County) makes a substitution, with Liam Boyce coming on for Jake Jervis.

83:30

Free kick taken by Liam Caddis.

82:55

Uros Celcer gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven MacLean.

82:28

Graham Carey crosses the ball in from the free kick.

82:04

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Richard Brittain by Liam Caddis.

81:35

Lee Croft joins the action as a substitute, replacing Michael O'Halloran.

81:08

Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Brown on Joe Cardle.

79:47

The ball is sent over by Uros Celcer.

76:45

Joe Cardle replaces Filip Kiss.

76:19

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven Anderson by Filip Kiss.

75:25

Corner from the right by-line taken by David Mackay.

74:00

Antonio Reguero takes the free kick.

73:53

The assistant referee signals for offside against Gary McDonald.

72:51

Liam Caddis replaces David Wotherspoon.

72:32

The ball is crossed by Richard Brittain.

69:14

Antonio Reguero takes the free kick.

69:05

Unfair challenge on Jim Fenlon by Michael O'Halloran results in a free kick.

68:47

The ball is crossed by Michael O'Halloran.

68:09

(Ross County) makes a substitution, with Melvin de Leeuw coming on for Rocco Quinn.

65:23

Centre by Steven MacLean.

64:28

Steven Anderson concedes a free kick for a foul on Tim Dreesen.

64:02

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven MacLean by Tim Dreesen.

62:48

Corner taken by Graham Carey from the right by-line.

62:06

Free kick crossed by Tom Scobbie.

61:57

Scott Boyd concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven MacLean.

58:57

Clearance by Scott Boyd.

58:51

Tom Scobbie crosses the ball.

57:41

Steven Anderson has a headed effort at goal. Antonio Reguero catches the ball.

57:30

Corner from the left by-line taken by David Wotherspoon.

55:27

The ball is swung over by Tom Scobbie.

54:06

Jake Jervis scores with a header. Ross County 1-2 St Johnstone.Yoann Arquin provided the assist for the goal.

51:55

Free kick taken by Richard Brittain.

51:37

Foul by Steven Anderson on Filip Kiss, free kick awarded.

50:30

The referee blows for offside.

47:04

Steven MacLean heads the ball into the goal. Ross County 0-2 St Johnstone.Scott Brown provided the assist for the goal.

46:50

Handball by Uros Celcer.

The game restarts for the second half.

The referee calls an end to the first half.

46:04 +1.04

Foul by Chris Millar on Uros Celcer, free kick awarded.

44:29

The ball is swung over by Graham Carey.

44:08

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Mackay on Graham Carey.

43:59

Free kick taken by Uros Celcer.

43:52

Steven MacLean concedes a free kick for a foul on Graham Carey.

41:48

Corner taken by Graham Carey from the right by-line.

40:54

The referee blows for offside.

38:40

Graham Carey takes a shot and went wide right of the goal.

37:47

Graham Carey takes a shot.

35:41

The ball is sent over by Yoann Arquin.

33:28

Uros Celcer takes the free kick.

33:18

David Mackay challenges Jake Jervis unfairly and gives away a free kick.

30:39

Michael O'Halloran grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Ross County 0-1 St Johnstone.

27:12

Tim Dreesen is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

26:16

Tim Dreesen challenges Steven MacLean unfairly and gives away a free kick.

24:28

Foul by Filip Kiss on Michael O'Halloran, free kick awarded.

23:33

Antonio Reguero restarts play with the free kick.

23:07

Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Brown on Richard Brittain.

21:15

Jake Jervis takes a shot. Alan Mannus parries the ball away.

20:30

Graham Carey restarts play with the free kick.

20:04

Unfair challenge on Richard Brittain by Gary McDonald results in a free kick.

18:57

Antonio Reguero takes the free kick.

16:08

Free kick awarded for a foul by Steven MacLean on Scott Boyd.

15:56

Alan Mannus takes the free kick.

15:44

Richard Brittain gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gary McDonald.

15:26

Centre by Graham Carey.

12:44

Filip Kiss restarts play with the free kick.

12:35

Scott Brown concedes a free kick for a foul on Richard Brittain.

12:06

David Mackay restarts play with the free kick.

11:58

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven Anderson by Jake Jervis.

11:21

Tom Scobbie crosses the ball in from the free kick.

10:55

Filip Kiss gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gary McDonald.

8:56

The ball is swung over by Graham Carey.

7:41

Richard Brittain restarts play with the free kick.

7:15

Steven MacLean concedes a free kick for a foul on Filip Kiss.

5:47

Corner taken by David Wotherspoon.

3:15

Antonio Reguero restarts play with the free kick.

2:57

Corner taken by David Wotherspoon from the left by-line.

1:15

Scott Brown takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

The referee gets the game started.

Match Preview

Poor start won't worry Adams Ross County manager Derek Adams is naturally aiming for a better start to the Scottish Premiership campaign than usual - but recent experience has shown him there is no need to panic if it fails to materialise. County open their season against St Johnstone in Dingwall on Sunday, with Adams again having reshaped his squad with 10 new signings, including the likes of former Cliftonville striker Liam Boyce and former Dunfermline winger Joe Cardle. County have generally struggled in the opening halves of their two seasons in the top flight before some January reinforcements helped them finish strongly to secure fifth and seventh places. And Adams is relaxed enough about the coming campaign to know there is no need for snap judgements. Adams said: "Players took a wee bit of time to adjust last season and some who had been here didn't start the season very well. That combined meant we didn't start that well. "Whoever starts well gets confidence and that puts them on a good run. You always want to do that. "Partick Thistle got 20 points on board very early last season but they finished in 10th place. It doesn't mean that if you start well you also finish well. "It's over the course of the season that you are judged, not the start, not the middle, it's throughout the 36 games." County continued building their squad this week with more new arrivals, as well as the re-signing of Cardiff midfielder Filip Kiss on loan and the return of Graham Carey. Adams said: "We have always been able to put teams on the park that are exciting. "We have obviously changed the teams several times and we have had to do that. We have recruited exceptionally well over a period of time. "There are ones that do well and ones that are good squad players but that's just the nature of the business, not everybody can play. "You need a good squad and we have got that." Stuart Kettlewell is missing after a hip operation with his future uncertain until he proves his fitness. New St Johnstone signing Adam Morgan admits the club's William Hill Scottish Cup triumph was a factor in him joining the club. The 20-year-old striker joined on loan from Yeovil ahead of Saints' Scottish Premiership opener against Ross County in Dingwall. Former Liverpool forward Morgan told the club's official website: "The manager was a big influence in me joining the club, and I also watched the Scottish Cup Final, it looked a great day for the club." Saints have qualified for Europe for two seasons running and Morgan is confident he can contribute to a good season. Morgan, who played against Hearts for Liverpool in the Europa League, said: "Football is football, if you do things right in any league good things will happen. The SPFL is a strong league this year. "I hope to do my best for the fans and the team, and ultimately have a successful time here and score some goals". Murray Davidson (knee) remains on the sidelines for Saints but Steven Anderson could feature after staying on the bench in Slovakia against Spartak Trnava following a hamstring problem.

Formation:4411Manager: Derek Adams

Ross County

Formation: 4141Manager: Tommy Wright

St Johnstone

  • Antonio Reguero
  • Jim Fenlon
  • Scott Boyd
  • Tim Dreesen
  • Uros Celcer
  • Richard Brittain
  • Filip Kiss
  • Rocco Quinn
  • Graham Carey
  • Jake Jervis
  • Yoann Arquin
  • SUBS
  • Steven Saunders
  • Joe Cardle
  • Melvin de Leeuw
  • Darren Maatsen
  • Liam Boyce
  • Jordi Balk
  • Mark Brown

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  • 4 - 0
  • Ross County
  • 17/08/2013
  • St Johnstone
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  • 21/04/2013
  • Ross County
  • 1 - 0
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  • 16/02/2013
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