St Johnstone v Motherwell in the Scottish Premiership

When St Johnstone meet Motherwell at McDiarmid Park tomorrow evening it will be the 61st time that the teams will have met in the various formats of the competition dating back to the first meeting in season 1975/76.

Saints record against “The ‘Well” is: –

P          W          D          L          F            A

4           3           0          1           9              6            Muirton

25        10           6          9         37           34            McDiarmid

31          8           6         17         32           54            Fir Park

60        21          12        27        78           94            Totals

Win Ratio of 35%

The last 6 matches at McDiarmid Park have seen Saints win 3 with Motherwell also winning 3.

Results ( recent first ) 2 – 0, 2 – 0, 1 – 3, 0 – 3, 1 – 0, 0 – 2.

The first meeting in a Premier League fixture was at Muirton Park on 4 October 1975 when a Jim O’Rourke double gave Saints a 2 – 1 win.

Let’s hope that Saints can put Saturday’s disappointment behind them and secure all three points in their quest to finish in the top six.

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