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Watch St Johnstone vs Hibernian live on Sky Sports Football this weekend

The Scottish Premiership is set to return in August as part of a new deal with Sky Sports

Team news, stats and predictions for this weekend's Scottish Premiership action.

St Johnstone vs Hibernian - Sunday, 4.30pm, live on Sky Sports

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - AUGUST 15: Hibernian's Ofir Marciano makes a great save from Callum Lang  during the Scottish Premiership match between Hibernian and Motherwell at Easter Road on August 15, 2020, in Edinburgh, Scotland.  .(Ross MacDonald / SNS Group) 2:24
Highlights of the Scottish Premiership match between Hibernian and Motherwell

St Johnstone strikers Stevie May and Chris Kane are expected to return from lay-offs when Hibernian visit Perth.

Manager Callum Davidson has not given up hope of other players bolstering his squad. Zander Clark (knee) and Murray Davidson (Achilles) have not featured this season.

Hibernian's Steve Mallan could play a part after stepping up his recovery from a knee injury. The midfielder has not featured so far this season but was involved through the week in a training ground bounce game and has now rejoined boss Jack Ross' squad.

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Drey Wright again sat out last week's draw at home to Motherwell with a thigh strain and Ross admits he has a couple of unnamed injury concerns travel to Perth.

Key stat: St Johnstone have won none of their last 12 Scottish Premiership matches played on Sunday (D5 L7) since a 2-1 win over Dundee back in October 2016.

How to follow: Watch St Johnstone vs Hamilton live on Sky Sports Football from 4pm; Kick-off 4.30pm. Follow the action with our dedicated live match blog including in-game clips, with free match highlights published on the Sky Sports website, app and YouTube channel later that evening.

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