TOMMY Wright admits the weekend flare-up between Danny Swanson and Richard Foster took the shine off another top six success story.
ST Johnstone manager Tommy Wright insists a lack of video evidence won’t tempt the Perth club to sweep the violent on-field clash between players Richard Forster and Danny Swanson under the carpet.
There was delight for Dundee boss Paul Hartley and frustration for Dundee United manager Ray McKinnon as the transfer window closed at midnight.
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright had been wanting his players to lay down a marker for the rest of the campaign.
St Johnstone’s Chris Millar heaped praise on fellow midfielder Danny Swanson after Saturday’s Scottish Premiership win away at Motherwell.
Last week Motherwell manager Mark McGhee defended Mixu Paatelainen by claiming that if Dundee United had appointed him instead of the Finn, he would also have been unable to keep the club in the top tier with the players at his disposal.
St Johnstone owner Geoff Brown is advising Stephen Thompson to cut his losses at Dundee United.
Joe Shaughnessy was bracing himself for a spell on the sidelines after swapping Aberdeen for Perth.
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright has talked up his team’s chances of finishing fourth in the Premiership.
St Johnstone have been handed two live TV games after the split.