Boss appreciates home patience

Tommy Wright says the patience shown by the Killie fans in home fixtures will be crucical as his new side continues to gel in the season’s opening games.

The Rugby Park faithful stayed with the squad in Tuesday’s game with Morton and were rewarded when substitute Kyle Connell nodded home a 90th-minute equaliser before Killie claimed a bonus point on penalties to retain a chance of making the next stage of the Premier Sports Cup.