Week 5 features a match on Sat May 15th, where St. Johnstone plays host to Livingston in a clash of the Premiership. In St. Johnstone’s last match they recorded a 1-0 shutout win against Hibernian. Glenn Middleton scored the first goal for St. Johnstone in the 22nd minute, and that single goal was all that was necessary as neither team could manage any more scoring At the end of 90 a dissapointed Hibernian couldn’t manage to score, and St. Johnstone took the shutout win. With 17 points in their last 10 matches St. Johnstone should be reasonably happy with their performance, while in Livingston’s last match they recorded a 1-2 loss against Aberdeen. Callum Hendry scored the first goal for Aberdeen in the 52nd minute, then Ryan Hedges added another in the 74th minute on a feed from Florian Kamberi. Livingston looks to improve on their recent performance, having lost 7 of their last 10.
In their last match on Sat Feb 6th, St. Johnstone won by a score of 2 to 1. Scott Tanser scored the first goal for St. Johnstone in the %Minute minute of the %HalfNumber half’s stoppage time, then Shaun Rooney added another in the 51st minute.
Jay Emmanuel-Thomas has been the most effective weapon for Livingston lately. The English midfielder has netted 3 goals in his last five matches. For St. Johnstone, their top scorers are Liam Craig and Glenn Middleton, each having 2 goals in their last five matches.