Preview | Brechin City (H)

This afternoon we face Brechin City at home in our second Betfred cup game of the season with kick off commencing at 3PM.

This game ends a busy week of football for the Saints after a very having played Celtic on Sunday and traveling through to face Kelty Hearts on Wednesday night, the team will be looking to finish out the week with some high quality football and all three points.

Today’s referee is Craig Napier and he will be assisted by Alastair Mather and George King.


The last time St Johnstone and Brechin City met was last year in the Betfred Cup where we ran out as 4-0 winners. Goals from Tanser, Kane, Hendry & Kennedy helped round off a perfect afternoon for the Saints. 4 goals, 4 goal scorers, a manager can’t ask for much more than that.

This will be the 43rd time the two sides have met in all competitions with Saints winning 26 of them compared to Brechin’s 8 wins, the sides have drawn 8 times.


As this is an Betfred Cup game international Saints TV subscribers will be able to receive live video via the TV site while UK Saints TV subscribers will be able to receive live audio via the TV site.

Steven Watt as usual will be on commentary to talk you through the game.

Today's match will be streamed live by St Johnstone FC.

This stream will cost £12.50.

Purchase the stream HERE

Please note that Betfred Cup or Scottish Cup matches are not included in the St. Johnstone FC 2020/21 season ticket package.

We will have live updates via our club’s social media channels throughout the afternoon using #SJFCLive.