Motherwell manager Ian Baraclough was delighted to get his reign at Fir Park off to a winning start as his side defeated 10-man St Mirren 1-0.
Ian Baraclough won his first game in charge as Motherwell manager with a 1-0 victory over 10-man St Mirren at St Mirren Park.
St Mirren caretaker manager Gary Teale has a fully fit squad for the game against Motherwell on Saturday.
Motherwell have appointed former Scunthorpe United and Sligo Rovers boss Ian Baraclough as their new manager.
Kenny Black said he will decide in the next few days whether to stay at Motherwell after his last match as caretaker coach ended in a 2-2 draw with Ross County at Fir Park.
Ross County scored an injury-time equaliser to salvage a 2-2 draw with Motherwell at Fir Park in Kenny Black's last match as caretaker coach.
Motherwell have announced plans for a fan ownership of the club after confirming that Well Society backer Les Hutchinson is set to take over at Fir Park.
Managerless Motherwell welcome Ross County to Fir Park on Saturday with minds still focused on matters off the pitch.