Hearts 2 - 1 St Mirren

Match info: Scottish Premier at Tynecastle

Date: 29/01/2014 KO: 19:45 Ref: Att: 12,422

Home team/scorers Scores Away team/scorers

Hearts

Callum Paterson 5
Jamie Hamill 52 (pen)

2
vs
1

St Mirren

Steven Thompson 1

FT (ht: 1-1)

  • Last Updated: January 28 2014, 11:49 GMT

Ryan Stevenson will serve the second of his two-match ban on Wednesday when Hearts take on St Mirren in the Scottish Premiership.

Ryan Stevenson: Misses out for Hearts
Ryan Stevenson: Misses out for Hearts

The midfielder was initially going to miss Sunday's Scottish League Cup semi- final against Inverness but, because the league fixture with St Mirren was brought forward, he will now be eligible for the weekend.

The hosts will also be without 18-year-old Adam King, whose transfer to Swansea should be finalised within the next few days. Long-term absentees Jamie Walker and Jason Holt remain sidelined.

St Mirren boss Danny Lennon has no fresh fitness worries.

The Tynecastle fixture has been moved forward from this weekend because of the Jambos' League Cup semi-final with Inverness on Sunday.

But Lennon will only be missing the already-injured trio of striker Stephane Bahoken (thigh), midfielder Kenny McLean (knee) and winger Gary Teale (groin).

Teams

Hearts (from): MacDonald, McGhee, McHattie, Wilson, McKay, McGowan, Tapping, Hamill, Smith, Paterson, Robinson, Carrick, B King, Oliver, Beith, Nicholson, Hamilton, Ridgers.

St Mirren (from): Kello, Naismith, McAusland, McGregor, Kelly, Goodwin, Wylde, Newton, McGowan, Grainger, McGinn, Thompson, Campbell, Van Zanten, Yaqub, Hughes, Brady, Bahoken, Reilly, Scullion, Dilo.


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