Motherwell manager Graham Alexander was bemused at the explanation after they failed to get a penalty during a much-improved performance in a goalless clash with St Mirren.
St Mirren vs Motherwell
Motherwell were denied by the post as they delivered a much-improved performance in a goalless clash with St Mirren in Paisley.
St Mirren will again be missing five players as they host Motherwell on Wednesday night.
Jim Goodwin thinks his St Mirren players deserve praise for dodging bullets this season, especially as the Paisley boss admits he was the one handing out the ammunition to their rivals.