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.
Scott Brown scored twice in a frantic opening spell as Celtic beat struggling St Mirren 4-1 at home to secure an eighth successive Scottish Premiership victory.
Celtic manager Ronny Deila insists his side will not take St Mirren lightly even though they are long odds-on favourites to beat the Buddies at Parkhead on Sunday.
Celtic will be looking to record their eigth consecutive league victory when they tackle St Mirren this Sunday lunchtime.
Tommy Craig has left his position as St Mirren manager after just seven months in charge.
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright offered his support to under-fire St Mirren counterpart Tommy Craig after seeing his side win 1-0 in Paisley.