Only Steven Anderson will be ahead of Liam Craig in terms of St Johnstone appearances after today’s clash with local rivals Dundee.
Steven Anderson’s ankle injury does not appear to be serious, St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright has reported.
Liam Gordon has had to be a very patient Saint.
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.
Steven Anderson has vowed to hold back the years for a while yet after deciding to see out his career at St Johnstone.
St Johnstone have handed long-serving defender Steven Anderson a new two-year-deal.
It could be a busy week at McDiarmid Park, with four St Johnstone players close to agreeing new deals.
Steven Anderson will make his 250th top flight appearance for St Johnstone today.
St Johnstone need all the experience they can get at the moment, with several senior pros counted out through injury.
Steven Anderson has served St Johnstone through the most successful era in the Perth club’s history.