St Mirren manager Jim Goodwin lauded his side’s resolve after recording their third clean sheet in four home league games in the goalless draw against Hearts.
Christian Doidge’s first-half goal and a late penalty from Stevie Mallan helped Hibernian to a 2-1 win over St Mirren to consolidate their place in the top half of the Ladbrokes Premiership table.
Sabri Lamouchi insisted Nottingham Forest are far from being the best team in the Sky Bet Championship despite flexing their promotion muscles with a thumping 4-0 win over QPR.
Hearts’ recent resurgence in the Ladbrokes Premiership was slowed by goal-shy St Mirren in a 0-0 draw.
Frank Lampard believes Chelsea can challenge at the top of the Premier League this season, but only if they keep up the work-rate and togetherness they currently have.
Hearts manager Craig Levein was rocked by the news that Craig Halkett is facing months on the sidelines after suffering a medial ligament injury in his knee in the goalless draw at St Mirren.
Raheem Sterling has been dropped for England’s Euro 2020 qualifier against Montenegro following an altercation with team-mate Joe Gomez on Monday.
Kirk Broadfoot remains on the sidelines as St Mirren prepare to host Motherwell in the Ladbrokes Premiership.
Sam Foley’s late strike helped St Mirren beat Ross County 2-1 and climb off the foot of the Ladbrokes Premiership table.
Hearts boss Craig Levein has stressed the importance of switching their focus to Saturday’s clash with St Mirren after an emotionally-draining week that yielded two important victories.