2012–13 St Mirren F.C. season

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St Mirren
2012–13 season
Chairman Stewart Gilmour
Manager Danny Lennon
Stadium St Mirren Park
SPL 11th
League Cup Winners
defeated Heart of Midlothian
Scottish Cup Quarter-final
lost to Celtic
Top goalscorer League:
Steven Thompson (13)

All:
Steven Thompson (16)
Highest home attendance 6,347 vs Kilmarnock
(2 January 2013)
Lowest home attendance 3,065 vs Inverness Caledonian Thistle
(30 January 2013)
Average home league attendance League: 4,389[1]
Home colours
Away colours
Third colours

The 2012–13 season was St Mirren's seventh consecutive season in the Scottish Premier League, having been promoted from the Scottish First Division at the end of the 2005–06 season.[2] St Mirren also competed in the League Cup and the Scottish Cup.

Summary[edit]

Season[edit]

St Mirren finished eleventh in the Scottish Premier League.[3] They reached the Quarter-final of the Scottish Cup,[4] and won the League Cup for the first time in the club's history, beating Heart of Midlothian 3–2 in the Final.[5]

Results & fixtures[edit]

  Win   Draw   Loss   Postponed

Pre season[edit]

Scottish Premier League[edit]

Scottish League Cup[edit]

Scottish Cup[edit]

Squad information[edit]

Captains[edit]

No. P Name Country No. games Notes
6 MF Jim Goodwin[10] Republic of Ireland 35 Club captain

Last updated: 18 May 2013
Source: Competitive match reports.
Competitive matches only
Matches started as captain only
Country: FIFA nationality; No.: Squad number; P: Position; Name: Player name; No. Games: Number of games started as captain.

Players[edit]

Last updated 18 May 2013[11]
No. Pos Nat Player Total Premier League League Cup Scottish Cup
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 GK Scotland Craig Samson 46 0 38+0 0 5+0 0 3+0 0
2 DF Republic of Ireland David van Zanten 42 1 32+2 1 3+2 0 3+0 0
3 DF Wales Paul Dummett 36 2 29+1 2 3+0 0 2+1 0
4 DF Scotland Darren McGregor 3 1 3+0 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
5 DF Scotland Lee Mair 31 1 21+3 0 3+2 1 2+0 0
6 MF Republic of Ireland Jim Goodwin 35 1 29+0 1 5+0 0 1+0 0
7 FW Scotland Dougie Imrie 30 3 13+14 3 2+0 0 0+1 0
8 MF Scotland Jon Robertson 21 1 11+8 0 0+1 0 1+0 1
9 FW Scotland Steven Thompson 41 16 33+1 13 4+1 3 2+0 0
10 FW Scotland Paul McGowan 31 7 25+0 5 4+0 2 2+0 0
11 MF Republic of Ireland Graham Carey 33 1 18+8 1 3+2 0 1+1 0
12 GK Scotland Chris Smith 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
14 DF Scotland Marc McAusland 44 3 35+1 3 5+0 0 3+0 0
15 MF Scotland Graeme MacGregor 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
16 GK Scotland Grant Adam 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
17 MF Scotland Kenny McLean 33 6 26+3 3 3+0 2 1+0 1
18 MF Scotland Jamie McKernon 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
19 FW England Sam Parkin 33 3 12+15 2 2+2 1 1+1 0
20 FW Scotland Thomas Reilly 10 1 2+7 1 0+0 0 0+1 0
21 MF Scotland Gary Teale 37 1 23+7 0 4+0 1 3+0 0
22 DF Scotland Jason Naismith 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
23 DF Scotland David Barron 15 0 8+4 0 1+1 0 0+1 0
24 MF Scotland Mark Lamont 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
24 MF England Conor Newton 20 3 16+0 2 2+0 1 2+0 0
25 DF Scotland Sean Kelly 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
27 FW England Lewis Guy 35 6 17+12 5 2+2 1 1+1 0
28 FW Scotland Jack Smith 2 0 0+2 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
29 MF Scotland John McGinn 27 1 15+7 1 2+0 0 3+0 0
33 MF Scotland Mohammed Yaqub 1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
34 MF Scotland Anton Brady 1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
77 FW Portugal Esmaël Gonçalves 16 8 11+1 3 2+0 2 2+0 3
88 FW Estonia Sander Puri 3 0 1+2 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
DF Scotland Paul McGinn 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0

Disciplinary record[edit]

Includes all competitive matches.

Last updated 18 May 2013
Number Nation Position Name Premier League League Cup Scottish Cup Total
YC Red card YC Red card YC Red card YC Red card
1 Scotland GK Craig Samson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Republic of Ireland DF David van Zanten 5 0 1 0 0 0 6 0
3 Wales DF Paul Dummett 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 0
4 Scotland DF Darren McGregor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Scotland DF Lee Mair 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
6 Republic of Ireland MF Jim Goodwin 13 2 3 0 0 0 16 2
7 Scotland DF Dougie Imrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
8 Scotland MF Jon Robertson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Scotland FW Steven Thompson 5 0 0 0 1 0 6 0
10 Scotland FW Paul McGowan 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 0
11 Republic of Ireland MF Graham Carey 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
12 Scotland GK Chris Smith 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Scotland DF Marc McAusland 10 0 0 0 0 0 10 0
15 Scotland MF Graeme MacGregor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Scotland GK Grant Adam 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Scotland MF Kenny McLean 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 1
18 Scotland MF Jamie McKernon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 England FW Sam Parkin 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
20 Scotland FW Thomas Reilly 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Scotland MF Gary Teale 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
22 Scotland DF Jason Naismith 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Scotland DF David Barron 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
24 Scotland MF Mark Lamont 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 England MF Conor Newton 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 0
25 Scotland DF Sean Kelly 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
27 England FW Lewis Guy 2 1 1 0 0 0 3 1
28 Scotland FW Jack Smith 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
29 Scotland MF John McGinn 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
33 Scotland MF Mohammed Yaqub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Scotland MF Anton Brady 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
77 Portugal FW Esmaël Gonçalves 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 0
88 Estonia MF Sander Puri 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland DF Paul McGinn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team statistics[edit]

League table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Promotion or relegation
1 Celtic (C) 38 24 7 7 92 35 +57 79 2013–14 UEFA Champions League second qualifying round
2 Motherwell 38 18 9 11 67 51 +16 63 2013–14 UEFA Europa League third qualifying round
3 St Johnstone 38 14 14 10 45 44 +1 56 2013–14 UEFA Europa League second qualifying round
4 Inverness Caledonian Thistle 38 13 15 10 64 60 +4 54
5 Ross County 38 13 14 11 47 48 −1 53
6 Dundee United 38 11 14 13 51 62 −11 47
7 Hibernian2 38 13 12 13 49 52 −3 51 2013–14 UEFA Europa League second qualifying round
8 Aberdeen2 38 11 15 12 41 43 −2 48
9 Kilmarnock 38 11 12 15 52 53 −1 45
10 Heart of Midlothian 38 11 11 16 40 49 −9 44
11 St Mirren 38 9 14 15 47 60 −13 41
12 Dundee (R) 38 7 9 22 28 66 −38 30 Relegation to 2013–14 Scottish First Division

Source: Scottish Premier League
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
1 Since the winners of 2012–13 Scottish Cup, Celtic are already qualified to 2013–14 UEFA Champions League, the runners–up Hibernian secured a spot in 2013–14 UEFA Europa League in the second qualifying round.
2 Teams in the bottom half at the time of the split may not overtake a team in the top 6 at the time of the split.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.


Division summary[edit]

Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38
Ground H A H A A H A H A H H A H A H A H A H A A H H H A H A H A H H A A H A A H A
Result D W L D D W L W L L L L L L W D D L W D W D L W D L L W L D D D D L D L D W
Position 4 1 3 7 6 3 6 4 7 8 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 10 10 10 10 10 11 11 11 11 10 11 10 10 10 11 11 11 11 11 11

Last updated: 18 May 2013.
Source: [12]
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Loss; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Transfers[edit]

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