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Shot from just outside the area by Johnny Hayes goes over the bar.
Joe Shaughnessy joins the action as a substitute, replacing Josh Magennis. Declan McManus on for Niall McGinn.
Corner taken by Graham Carey, Headed effort from deep inside the area by Steven Thompson misses to the right of the goal.
Gary Teale takes a shot. Save by Jamie Langfield.
Steven Thompson grabs a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. St Mirren 1-4 Aberdeen.
Mark Reynolds finds the net with a goal from just outside the box to the top left corner of the goal. St Mirren 0-4 Aberdeen.
Chris Clark grabs a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. St Mirren 0-3 Aberdeen.Assist by Scott Vernon.
Gary Teale takes the outswinging corner, clearance by Mark Reynolds.
Niall McGinn takes a shot. Craig Samson makes a comfortable save.
David van Zanten takes a shot. Save by Jamie Langfield. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Graham Carey from the left by-line.
David van Zanten sends in a cross, clearance made by Russell Anderson.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Russell Anderson on Steven Thompson. Direct free kick taken by Lee Mair.
Long range effort by Kenny McLean goes wide right of the target.
Free kick awarded for a foul by David van Zanten on Johnny Hayes. Free kick crossed by Niall McGinn, save by Craig Samson.
Unfair challenge on Chris Clark by Thomas Reilly results in a free kick. Shot comes in from Josh Magennis from the free kick, David van Zanten gets a block in.
Lewis Guy is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Russell Anderson restarts play with the free kick. (St Mirren) makes a substitution, with Graham Carey coming on for Dougie Imrie.
Chris Clark challenges Dougie Imrie unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Lee Mair. Sam Parkin goes off and Lewis Guy comes on.
Kenny McLean has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.
Outswinging corner taken by Gary Teale, Russell Anderson makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David van Zanten by Isaac Osbourne. Craig Samson takes the direct free kick.
Scott Vernon comes on in place of Ryan Fraser.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Isaac Osbourne by Dougie Imrie. Free kick crossed right-footed by Johnny Hayes from right channel, Lee Mair manages to make a clearance.
Jon Robertson challenges Johnny Hayes unfairly and gives away a free kick. Russell Anderson takes the direct free kick. Thomas Reilly joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jon Robertson.
Corner taken by Ryan Fraser. Johnny Hayes takes the inswinging corner, Header by Russell Anderson from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.
Johnny Hayes produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post.
Gary Teale crosses the ball, clearance made by Russell Anderson.
The referee blows for offside. Russell Anderson takes the indirect free kick.
Steven Thompson produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.
The ball is sent over by Josh Magennis, save by Craig Samson.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Josh Magennis on Dougie Imrie. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Dougie Imrie.
Niall McGinn finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the box to the top right corner of the goal. St Mirren 0-2 Aberdeen.Assist on the goal came from Ryan Fraser.
Foul by Josh Magennis on Paul Dummett, free kick awarded. Booking for Josh Magennis for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed right-footed by Gary Teale from left wing, Josh Magennis makes a clearance.
Foul by David van Zanten on Isaac Osbourne, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Langfield.
Inswinging corner taken by Dougie Imrie.
The referee blows for offside. Jamie Langfield takes the free kick.
The referee blows for offside. Mark Reynolds takes the free kick.
Josh Magennis takes a shot. Save by Craig Samson. Corner taken by Johnny Hayes.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Dougie Imrie, Russell Anderson manages to make a clearance. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Dougie Imrie from the right by-line, save by Jamie Langfield.
Corner taken by Gary Teale played to the near post, save made by Jamie Langfield.
Corner taken by Dougie Imrie, clearance by Isaac Osbourne.
The ball is delivered by Dougie Imrie, blocked by Josh Magennis. Corner taken by Gary Teale from the left by-line, clearance made by Russell Anderson.
Jon Robertson challenges Clark Robertson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ryan Fraser crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, Kenny McLean makes a clearance.
Sam Parkin takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.
Gary Teale delivers the ball, Headed effort from inside the area by Steven Thompson misses to the left of the target.
Paul Dummett takes a shot. Blocked by Russell Anderson. Inswinging corner taken by Gary Teale from the left by-line played to the near post, Mark Reynolds manages to make a clearance.
The ball is swung over by Josh Magennis, Ryan Fraser takes a shot. Blocked by David van Zanten.
Gary Teale fouled by Chris Clark, the ref awards a free kick. Chris Clark receives a yellow card. Marc McAusland restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ryan Fraser by Marc McAusland. Isaac Osbourne takes the direct free kick. Marc McAusland receives a yellow card.
Jon Robertson fouled by Johnny Hayes, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Lee Mair.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David van Zanten by Clark Robertson. Gary Teale takes the direct free kick, Steven Thompson takes a shot. Jamie Langfield makes a save.
Johnny Hayes finds the back of the net with a goal from just outside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. St Mirren 0-1 Aberdeen.
Jon Robertson concedes a free kick for a foul on Ryan Fraser. Isaac Osbourne restarts play with the free kick.
Corner taken left-footed by Dougie Imrie from the right by-line, save made by Jamie Langfield.
Unfair challenge on Dougie Imrie by Josh Magennis results in a free kick. Lee Mair takes the direct free kick.
Ryan Fraser challenges David van Zanten unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Marc McAusland.
Gary Teale crosses the ball, Sam Parkin produces a header from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.
Niall McGinn is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Marc McAusland.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mark Reynolds by Steven Thompson. Jamie Langfield takes the free kick.
Lennon braced for Aberdeen test
St Mirren manager Danny Lennon is bracing himself for an Aberdeen side still smarting over their cup exit when the two sides meet in the Clydesdale Bank Premier League this weekend.
The Dons saw their impressive 12-game unbeaten run come to an end when they were dumped out of the Scottish Communities League Cup on penalties by Saints, who will meet Celtic in the last four.
Aberdeen then went on to lose at Ross County last weekend and Lennon knows they will be seeking a positive response from Saturday's Paisley clash.
However, having endured a disappointing spell in the SPL recently, the Buddies boss is also eyeing this fixture as the match which can kickstart his own team's campaign again.
Lennon said: "They will still be bitter over the cup game and they lost on Saturday again after their unbeaten run.
"We are suffering from four defeats on the trot in the SPL so both teams will want to get back on track as quickly as possible.
"It's got the makings of a great game. We've done particularly well against Aberdeen in the last few meetings and we look for that to remain intact, and we look to bring our best out again on Saturday."
The cup win over Aberdeen has been the only highlight in a run which has included losses to St Johnstone, Celtic, Dundee United and Hibernian.
Lennon added: "We are ever so close at this moment in time. Our level of performance has been decent but we are certainly suffering results-wise.
"There are a few things that haven't been going in our favour. I'm not one for making excuses but we are missing one or two key players and big refereeing decisions are going against us at the moment.
"If we stick together and continue to work as hard as we have done, I'm sure those things will turn for us."
Saints will be without suspended skipper Jim Goodwin following his red card in the 2-1 defeat to Hibs.
Lennon said: "We are already missing two influential players for us just now, never mind one being out. When that happens, the full squad is affected. We have Paul McGowan and Darren McGregor out.
"Now we're missing Jim Goodwin on Saturday. For whatever reason, we really don't know.
"I know what type of player Jim is, he brings so much quality and leadership to our team and he's going to be a sore miss.
"But what it certainly does bring is a wonderful opportunity for somebody else to step up to the mark."
Craig Brown insists revenge is not underpinning Aberdeen's desire to get three points.
The Aberdeen manager is more concerned with getting back on track in the SPL after defeat to Ross County, their first loss in the league since the opening day to Celtic.
Brown told the club's official website "I don't think it's a revenge situation. It's a league game, it's important for both of us.
"They're needing points, we're needing points for different reasons and hopefully it will stay that way throughout the season.
"So it is important we get a win. We've seen situations like Motherwell, who lost four in a row and didn't score a goal then they bounced back brilliantly against St Johnstone, but we don't want to wait four games, we are determined to get back to winning ways.
"St Mirren are a good team and they play well. It's not a coincidence that they are very well coached by my wee pal Tommy Craig. He organises them exceptionally well and Danny Lennon manages them well.
"So it's not surprising they have a good record but we did manage to beat them in the cup replay to get to the semi-final last season so hopefully we can get a result against them."
"I think the performance last week was okay," added Brown.
"We didn't score when we should have, we had two great chances in the first half and two in the second.
"We restricted Ross County to the minimum of opportunities but they managed to take them.
"However, if we play the way we played, keep the ball the way we kept it and create the chances we created, I will not be unhappy because I think over the piece if you play properly you will win more than you lose.
"But I am well aware of the difficulty of an away game at Paisley."
Brown will be without midfielder Stephen Hughes, who was substituted after just 10 minutes last Saturday with damaged ankle ligaments.
Former Scotland manager Brown hopes midfielder Gavin Rae and winger Ryan Fraser can shake off knocks, but Gary Naysmith is doubtful, while Rory Fallon could return after a stomach bug.
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