Chris Millar has been putting the international break to good use.
St Johnstone captain Dave Mackay believes the Perth club’s summer European campaign was beginning to take its toll, and the two-week international break has come at just the right time.
St Johnstone tuned up for next week’s possible trip to Trondheim with a 1-0 pre-season success away to Cowdenbeath.
St Johnstone striker Gregory Tade has travelled to Transylvania to discuss a move to former Romanian champions CFR Cluj.
St Johnstone boss Steve Lomas is understood to be in a two-way battle with former Chelsea player Dennis Wise in the race to become the new boss of Millwall.
St Johnstone received a major boost after Stevie May put pen to paper on a new 12-month deal.
Queen’s Park have not given up hope of holding on to teenage defender Andrew Robertson, despite interest from Dundee United and St Johnstone.
Frazer Wright has rejected a two-match ban after a weekend clash with Celtic defender Mikael Lustig and will instead plead his case at Hampden.
PETER PAWLETT is hoping the festive season turns out to be anything but a holiday for him.
St Johnstone boss Steve Lomas hopes his side's Scottish Cup tie at Cowdenbeath will finally get the go-ahead at the fourth attempt tomorrow night to avert a defensive crisis.