The prospect of another operation for St Johnstone’s Brian Easton appears to be diminishing.
St Johnstone have suffered a double injury blow, with Joe Shaughnessy facing a race against time to be available for the start of the season and Brian Easton experiencing more problems on the comeback trail.
Brian Easton will be careful not to rush his latest comeback from injury as the St Johnstone defender seeks to put a season of “torture” behind him.
Brian Easton’s “total write off” of a season has had the tin lid put on it with the news that the St Johnstone defender needs another operation.
Brian Easton is set to undergo a hernia operation that could keep the St Johnstone defender out of action for at least a month.
Brian Easton is relishing a battle with Scott Tanser for the left-back position when St Johnstone return to action after the winter break.
Most of the St Johnstone players will be putting their feet up for the next week-and-a-half.
St Johnstone defender Scott Tanser is hoping to put down roots in Perth.
St Johnstone’s injury situation has significantly improved ahead of tomorrow’s clash with Hibs.
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright has insisted that the Perth team have to “look forward” as they seek to end a six-game run without scoring against Hibs on Saturday.