John Sutton was sold on a return to St Mirren by manager Alex Rae's ambition after swapping Perth for Paisley.
St Johnstone striker John Sutton has joined Championship side St Mirren on a two-year deal.
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright is in no rush to put the final piece in his playing squad jigsaw for the new season.
Simon Lappin, Scott Brown, Michael Doyle and Plamen Krachunov have been released by St Johnstone, with John Sutton told he can leave.
St Johnstone have released Simon Lappin, Scott Brown, Plamen Krachunov and Michael Doyle, with John Sutton being made available for transfer or loan.