Rival managers Jim Goodwin and Tommy Wright agreed a draw was the right result after a hard-fought contest between St Johnstone and St Mirren in Perth.
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Neither St Johnstone or St Mirren could conjure up a goal to provide Festive cheer for their supporters in a game of few chances at McDiarmid Park.
St Johnstone striker Chris Kane remains a doubt for the Ladbrokes Premiership contest with St Mirren.
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright praised striker Chris Kane as his first-half goal defeated St Mirren to earn his side their first victory in 10 matches.
Struggling St Mirren paid the price for an early missed penalty as they went down 1-0 to St Johnstone at McDiarmid Park to remain bottom of the Ladbrokes Premiership.
Boss Tommy Wright believes St Johnstone need to win their Ladbrokes Premiership game against St Mirren on Wednesday night to retain chances of a top-six finish.
Boss Oran Kearney is looking for international inspiration from Duckens Nazon as St Mirren resume their fight for Ladbrokes Premiership survival.
St Mirren boss Oran Kearney knows the midweek Ladbrokes Premiership clash with fellow strugglers Motherwell is shaping up as a crucial test.
St Johnstone relied on David Wotherspoon’s first strike of the season and a late Matty Kennedy finish to beat St Mirren 2-0 and move seventh in the Ladbrokes Premiership.