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The ball is sent over by Carl Finnigan, save made by Craig Samson.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Paul McGowan by David Robertson. Direct free kick taken by Jim Goodwin.
Foul by Steven Thompson on Frazer Wright, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Peter Enckelman.
Jim Goodwin takes a shot.
Steven Thompson sends in a cross, Frazer Wright makes a clearance.
Carl Finnigan challenges David van Zanten unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jim Goodwin restarts play with the free kick.
Jim Goodwin gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Francisco Sandaza. Liam Craig crosses the ball in from the free kick, Jim Goodwin manages to make a clearance.
A cross is delivered by Jeroen Tesselaar.
Jon McShane has a header from deep inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.
Jeroen Tesselaar crosses the ball, Steven Anderson manages to make a clearance.
The ball is delivered by Nigel Hasselbaink, clearance by Frazer Wright.
Francisco Sandaza fouled by David van Zanten, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Alan Maybury.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David van Zanten by Alan Maybury. Alan Maybury booked. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Gary Teale from right wing, clearance made by Peter Enckelman. Jon McShane is brought on as a substitute for Steven Thomson. Corner taken left-footed by Gary Teale, clearance by David MacKay.
Unfair challenge on Paul McGowan by David Robertson results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jim Goodwin.
Steven Anderson comes on in place of David McCracken.
Jim Goodwin fouled by Carl Finnigan, the ref awards a free kick. Illias Haddad restarts play with the free kick.
Carl Finnigan fouled by Jim Goodwin, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by William Gibson. David MacKay is ruled offside. Craig Samson restarts play with the free kick.
Shot on goal by Steven Thompson from just inside the area clears the crossbar.
Gary Teale concedes a free kick for a foul on Alan Maybury. Peter Enckelman takes the direct free kick.
Cillian Sheridan challenges David van Zanten unfairly and gives away a free kick. Cillian Sheridan receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Carl Finnigan joins the action as a substitute, replacing Cillian Sheridan. Craig Samson restarts play with the free kick.
Paul McGowan takes a shot. Save by Peter Enckelman.
Jeroen Tesselaar takes the inswinging corner, Cillian Sheridan makes a clearance.
Liam Craig takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.
Liam Craig produces a cross, clearance made by Jeroen Tesselaar.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Cillian Sheridan by David van Zanten. Liam Craig restarts play with the free kick.
The referee penalises David MacKay for handball. Gary Teale crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, clearance made by Alan Maybury.
Foul by Cillian Sheridan on David van Zanten, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by David van Zanten.
Steven Thompson goes into the referee's book. Shot by Paul McGowan. Save made by Peter Enckelman.
David MacKay concedes a free kick for a foul on Nigel Hasselbaink. Free kick taken by Nigel Hasselbaink.
David van Zanten produces a cross, Frazer Wright makes a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Paul McGowan by William Gibson results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jim Goodwin.
Effort from outside the penalty box by Cillian Sheridan goes wide right of the target.
Paul McGowan takes a shot. David McCracken gets a block in.
Alan Maybury produces a left-footed shot from long range which goes wide right of the target.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Francisco Sandaza. Craig Samson takes the free kick.
The referee gives a free kick against Illias Haddad for handball. Booking for Illias Haddad. The free kick is swung in right-footed by William Gibson.
Shot from long range by Francisco Sandaza misses to the right of the target.
Gary Teale takes a shot. David MacKay gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Gary Teale from the left by-line, save by Peter Enckelman.
Chris Millar challenges Paul McGowan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jim Goodwin restarts play with the free kick.
Steven Thomson concedes a free kick for a foul on Alan Maybury. The referee books Steven Thomson for unsporting behaviour. The referee books Francisco Sandaza for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Frazer Wright.
Unfair challenge on Paul McGowan by David Robertson results in a free kick. Lee Mair takes the direct free kick.
Nigel Hasselbaink takes a shot from deep inside the box clearing the bar.
Cillian Sheridan produces a header from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.
Steven Thompson is caught offside. Peter Enckelman restarts play with the free kick.
The referee blows for offside against Steven Thompson. David McCracken takes the indirect free kick.
Centre by David van Zanten, clearance by David McCracken.
Liam Craig takes the outswinging corner, clearance made by Illias Haddad.
Shot by Cillian Sheridan. Save made by Craig Samson.
Unfair challenge on Jeroen Tesselaar by Jamie Adams results in a free kick. Jamie Adams receives a yellow card. Direct free kick taken by Craig Samson.
Shot from inside the six-yard box by Nigel Hasselbaink goes wide right of the target.
Inswinging corner taken by Liam Craig from the right by-line.
Liam Craig is caught offside. Craig Samson takes the indirect free kick.
David McCracken concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Thompson. Strike on goal comes in from Gary Teale from the free kick.
Steven Thompson produces a cross.
Foul by Jamie Adams on Steven Thomson, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Jim Goodwin.
Nigel Hasselbaink fouled by Francisco Sandaza, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Lee Mair.
Nigel Hasselbaink crosses the ball, clearance made by Alan Maybury.
Gary Teale concedes a free kick for a foul on Liam Craig. Direct free kick taken by Frazer Wright.
Alan Maybury delivers the ball.
A cross is delivered by Steven Thompson, clearance by Frazer Wright.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Gary Teale, clearance by Jamie Adams.
Foul by Liam Craig on Illias Haddad, free kick awarded. Craig Samson takes the free kick.
David McCracken fouled by Steven Thompson, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by David McCracken.
Nigel Hasselbaink concedes a free kick for a foul on Jamie Adams. Peter Enckelman takes the free kick.
David MacKay gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nigel Hasselbaink. Gary Teale crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Effort on goal by Chris Millar from a long way out goes over the bar.
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St Johnstone extended their unbeaten run against St Mirren to 14 games in a disappointing Clydesdale Bank Premier League goalless draw at St Mirren Park.
The hosts had the best chance in both halves as Nigel Hasselbaink shot wide went through on goal before the break and Paul McGowan was denied by a goal-line clearance from Frazer Wright in the second period.
The visitors' best effort was a Cillian Sheridan shot from outside the area that Craig Samson was able to push away comfortably.
St Johnstone came into the game in a confident frame of mind after a three-match unbeaten run prior to the international break but it was the hosts who impressed in the opening stages, Steven Thompson hooking a Gary Teale free-kick over the bar inside the first three minutes.
Liam Craig had St Johnstone's best opportunity of the opening quarter after being played through by Sheridan but debutant Ilias Haddad recovered well to clear the danger.
The pace of Hasselbaink and trickery of McGowan were causing St Johnstone right-back Dave Mackay all sorts of problems but too often the Dutchman chose the wrong option when well placed to put some quality into the box.
Teale was next to threaten for the home side but his fiercely struck free-kick flew just over the target on 25 minutes.
Hasselbaink then shot wide with the best chance of the half after a wonderful move.
Goalkeeper Samson fired the ball into the former Hamilton striker's feet and after a neat one-two with McGowan, Hasselbaink was through on goal but he dragged his left-foot shot wide.
St Johnstone had the first shot on target in the match on 31 minutes as Sheridan's low drive from 20 yards forced Samson into a smart stop down to his left.
Hasselbaink came close again five minutes before the break with a curling effort from the edge of the box that went just past Peter Enckelman's left-hand post.
St Johnstone began the second half on the front foot with both full-backs getting forward and Alan Maybury fired the first shot of the half wide of Samson's goal.
However, the home side ought to have been ahead on 50 minutes when Hasselbaink again found himself behind the St Johnstone defence and after his shot was saved by Enckelman, McGowan should have scored but his shot lacked accuracy and was blocked on the line by Wright.
McGowan then forced Enckelman into a save after a smart pass from Haddad found him free on the edge of the box and from the rebound Thompson was booked for trying to win a penalty by diving at the hands of the Finnish goalkeeper.
Both sides pushed for a winner in the final quarter but in keeping with the rest of the match both lacked poise and a degree of quality in the final third.
Danny Lennon brought on an extra striker with Jon McShane replacing Thomson and Derek McInnes also changed his forward line with Carl Finnigan coming on for Sheridan but neither had the desired impact as the game became increasingly scrappy with neither side retaining possession for any period of time.
Thompson headed a Teale cross over the bar and Jim Goodwin shot wide from distance but Enckelman was not called into action as the hosts pressed in the final few minutes.
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