Steve Brown believes it is a case of when and not if his manager leaves St Johnstone.
Only the pull of his boyhood club could have made Danny Swanson give up European football with St Johnstone, the Hibs-bound playmaker has admitted.
A season of success yielded another little piece of club history for St Johnstone, with victory over Hearts breaking a top flight points record.
Hearts’ mid-season squad overhaul offered St Johnstone encouragement in their bid for European football, according to manager Tommy Wright.
Chris Kane wasn’t thinking about European football when he booked his summer holidays a few months into the season.
They have achieved their season’s goal and more but there will be no easing off from St Johnstone against Hearts tomorrow night, according to striker Steven MacLean.
It is difficult to do justice to the true magnitude of what St Johnstone have achieved in recent years.
St Johnstone’s Richard Foster has revealed that manager Tommy Wright is insisting no-one at the club rests on their laurels even although European qualification was secured at the weekend.
St Johnstone fans can start looking out their passports once more with their side securing a place in Europe with this narrow but deserved win over Partick Thistle at McDiarmid Park.
European football could mean Paul Paton will barely have time to look out his suntan lotion.