St Johnstone defender Liam Gordon faces four to six weeks out after fracturing an elbow in training.
Liam Gordon will miss the first few weeks of the season after the St Johnstone centre-back fractured his elbow in training.
Tommy Wright has dismissed the theory that he isn’t bothered about getting young players into his St Johnstone first team as a myth.
Jason Kerr is confident that he and Liam Gordon will repay their manager’s faith in them – and forge a successful central defensive partnership for St Johnstone.
St Johnstone have got a Dundee clean-sweep in their sights, Zander Clark admitted.
Joe Shaughnessy is likely to be his centre-back partner against Dundee on Saturday, but Liam Gordon is determined to prove that he and Jason Kerr can be the long-term pairing at the back for St Johnstone.
There would have been nods of approval from two St Johnstone legends in the main stand at Fir Park on Saturday.
St Johnstone have emerged from their “bruising” weekend win against Motherwell relatively unscathed, manager Tommy Wright has reported.
To go into the last game of their Betfred Cup group as the only side with a chance of denying Premiership St Johnstone first place is an achievement itself.
Liam Gordon has had to be a very patient Saint.