Dunfermline v St Johnstone preview

Goalkeeper Paul Gallacher is out with a shoulder injury as

Dunfermline seek a first home win of the season. Midfielder Joe

Cardle could start after coming off the bench following a knee

problem in the 4-0 loss at Hearts, while defender Paddy Boyle and

midfielder Craig Easton are available again following injuries.

Austin McCann, Nick Phinn, Jason Thomson, Kevin Rutkiewicz, Steven

Bell and Steven McDougall remain absent. St Johnstone have three

experienced players back. Captain Jody Morris, top goalscorer

Francisco Sandaza and former Scotland left-back Callum Davidson all

return from injury and illness. Frazer Wright and Cillian Sheridan

remain out while midfielder David Robertson (concussion) is

unlikely to make the game. Dunfermline (from): Enckelman, Maybury,

Mackay, C Davidson, Anderson, McCracken, Morris, M Davidson, Craig,

Moon, Millar, Sandaza, Finnigan, Haber, Parkin, Durnan, McIntosh,

Mannus. St Johnstone (from): Keddie, Dowie, Potter, Graham, R

Thomson, Kirk, Boyle, Willis, Buchanan, Barrowman, Smith, Mason,

Hardie, Young, Clarke, Byrne, Smith, Campbell, Burns, Cardle,

Easton.