Match in Focus

12:30 Su 2Aug BT1

Hearts v St Johnstone

Home Win Draw Away Win
Key stats
  • Hearts dropped just seven points at home in the Championship last season
Expert verdict
St Johnstone exceeded expectations by finishing fourth in last season’s Scottish Premiership, but this looks a tough opener. Saints scored just 15 away goals last season and they face a Hearts team at Tynecastle who are buzzing after storming to glory in the Championship in May.

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