Scottish League Two
Elgin3Queen's Park2

Elgin City 3-2 Queen's Park

Elgin City came from two goals down against Queen's Park in League Two to end their six-game winless run.

Blair Spittal fired the visitors ahead inside five minutes after firing high into the net from inside the box.

Anthony Quinn scored from the penalty spot 10 minutes, but Elgin pulled one back before the break with a crafty finish by Craig Gunn.

Ross McKinnon equalised from the penalty spot on 52 minutes before Gunn found space in the box to score again.

The Spiders, who stay bottom of the table, had almost scored a personal second before Elgin hit back, but his effort was blocked by David Niven.

Line-ups

Elgin

  • 1Jellema
  • 2NivenBooked at 41mins
  • 3McMullenBooked at 19mins
  • 6Nicolson
  • 4Duff
  • 5Crighton
  • 11Mckenzie
  • 10Sutherland
  • 9WynessSubstituted forMcHardyat 83'minutes
  • 7Gunn
  • 8McKinnonBooked at 36minsSubstituted forUrquhartat 71'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Urquhart
  • 14McHardy
  • 15McLean
  • 16Khutsishvili
  • 17MacLeod
  • 18Vastano
  • 21Black

Queen's Park

  • 1BirinstinfilBooked at 88mins
  • 2Gallacher
  • 3BurnsBooked at 42mins
  • 8Anderson
  • 4Gold
  • 5FisherBooked at 14mins
  • 7McVeySubstituted forVitoriaat 76'minutes
  • 6GibsonSubstituted forLamieat 71'minutes
  • 10QuinnSubstituted forDavisonat 76'minutes
  • 9Keenan
  • 11Spittal

Substitutes

  • 12Lamie
  • 14Coll
  • 15Rooney
  • 16Davison
  • 17Gormley
  • 18Vitoria
  • 19Lochhead
Referee:
David Somers
Attendance:
608

Match Stats

Home TeamElginAway TeamQueen's Park
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home19
Away7
Shots on Target
Home8
Away3
Corners
Home4
Away4
Fouls
Home19
Away16

Live Text

Match ends, Elgin City 3, Queen's Park 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Elgin City 3, Queen's Park 2.

Tony Quinn (Queen's Park) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Samuel Urquhart (Elgin City).

Blair Spittal (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Craig Gunn (Elgin City).

Attempt saved. Craig Gunn (Elgin City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt missed. Craig Gunn (Elgin City) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right from a direct free kick.

Booking

Lucas Birinstinfil (Queen's Park) is shown the yellow card.

Hand ball by Lucas Birinstinfil (Queen's Park).

Attempt blocked. Lee Davison (Queen's Park) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Paul McMullen (Elgin City) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Lucas Birinstinfil.

Attempt saved. Darryl McHardy (Elgin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top left corner.

Jamie Duff (Elgin City) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box.

Foul by Ricki Lamie (Queen's Park).

Shane Sutherland (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Darryl McHardy replaces Dennis Wyness.

Attempt missed. David Anderson (Queen's Park) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

Shane Sutherland (Elgin City) hits the left post with a right footed shot from the centre of the box.

Ricki Lamie (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Sean Crighton (Elgin City).

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Ross Fisher.

Attempt blocked. Shane Sutherland (Elgin City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen's Park. Joao Pereira Vitoria replaces Connor McVey.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen's Park. Lee Davison replaces Tony Quinn.

Connor McVey (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Allen Mckenzie (Elgin City).

Michael Keenan (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Sean Crighton (Elgin City).

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Samuel Urquhart replaces Ross McKinnon.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen's Park. Ricki Lamie replaces Scott Gibson.

Goal!

Goal! Elgin City 3, Queen's Park 2. Craig Gunn (Elgin City) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom right corner.

Michael Keenan (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jamie Duff (Elgin City).

Attempt saved. Ross McKinnon (Elgin City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Shane Sutherland (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Blair Spittal (Queen's Park).

Attempt saved. Ross McKinnon (Elgin City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Dennis Wyness (Elgin City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Peterhead1465328181023
2Clyde137241514123
3Annan Athletic136342824421
4Stirling136342321221
5East Stirlingshire136342019121
6Montrose145452322119
7Elgin144552829-117
8Berwick134452016416
9Albion134361716115
10Queen's Park141491437-237
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