Sean Murdoch is aiming to help the footballing dreams of aspiring African goalkeeper Horlah Sarpeh come true after revealing he is shipping gloves and kit to Nigeria ahead of the youngster’s make-or-break trial.
St Johnstone came tantalisingly close to ending Celtic’s long unbeaten domestic run but they will go into the international break proud of their Parkhead point, according to young defender Aaron Comrie.
St Johnstone defender Joe Shaughnessy is confident that the pain of an early European exit will not linger into the domestic season.
Talking Football: Dunfermline and St Mirren may regret not taking advantage of Dundee United’s slow start
In this week's Talking Football, Courier sports writers Eric Nicolson, Ian Roache and Neil Robertson discuss whether Dundee United are at the top of the Championship for keeps, if Dundee can build on their weekend draw and the end of the St Johnstone goal drought.
Dundee United took a big step backwards with a 2-0 defeat at Livingston that has dropped them down to fourth in the Championship table.
There was the Usain Bolt ‘Lightning Bolt’. There was the Mo Farah ‘Mobot’. And there was the Alex ‘Tattie’ Marshall….....well, let’s just call it THAT gesture.
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright is confident David McMillan will be able to bring his goalscoring form from the Irish Premier Division to the Scottish top flight if he signs for the Perth side.
It’s one of the unwritten rules of the Tartan Army – club allegiances are left at the turnstile when your ticket is handed over to get into a Scotland game.
It was over 20 years ago that Montrose were last top of the league this far into a season.
Callum Hendry’s hat-trick in an under-20 derby against Dundee was one of the best St Johnstone assistant manager Callum Davidson has seen.