St Mirren: Stephen Mallan wins young player of the month award

St Mirren midfielder Stephen Mallan has been named the Scottish Professional Football League's young player of the month for December.

The 18-year-old scored a sensational individual goal as the Buddies secured a crucial 3-1 win against Dundee at Dens Park on 27 December.

Mallan has made seven appearances for the Paisley outfit this season.

He made his debut for St Mirren in the 3-0 defeat at Hamilton in November, coming on as a substitute.