‘Well fans have had a lot to take in lately. A place in the top six was not high on the wish list at the start of the season – eleventh and survival would have done very nicely, thank you, and the emergence from administration has rounded the year off as a bonus.
As a result Terry Butcher will enjoy the luxury of a competitive match with no downside. A balance may need to be struck between the desire to climb another rung in the table and the need to give some more youngsters a taste of the big time.
Although the testing of Barry John Corr at
Keith Lasley will be eligible for the game as his two match suspension does not take effect until the April 29.
Results in the earlier meetings between the teams could not be more even. Two one-nil home wins and a two-all draw at Fir Park resulted in four points each but three points for the ‘Well would send them one point ahead of the Pars.