Murdo Fraser MSP has lodged and circulated a Motion at the Scottish Parliament congratulating St Johnstone FC on winning a cup double this season.
The Motion is as follows:
Motion Number: S6M-00092
Lodged By: Murdo Fraser
Date Lodged: 24/05/2021
Title: St Johnstone FC to be granted Freedom of Perth
That the Parliament congratulates St Johnstone FC on winning the Scottish Cup on Saturday, May 22, when it beat Hibernian FC 1-0; notes that the club achieved the remarkable feat of a cup double in doing so, having already won the Betfred (League) Cup earlier in the season, and applauds The Courier newspaper’s wish for the club to be granted the Freedom of Perth as St Johnstone has put the city firmly on the footballing map.