Scottish Championship
Dumbarton0Queen of Sth1

Dumbarton 0-1 Queen of the South

Iain Russell's goal gave Queen of the South a narrow victory at Dumbarton in the Scottish Championship.

Both sides enjoyed chances before Russell converted left-footed from inside the penalty are.

Stephen McKenna headed off target and Chris Mitchell and Derek Lyle had free-kicks parried to safety by Jamie Ewings as Queens looked to double their lead.

Dumbarton were dominant after the break but Bryan Prunty, Paul McGinn, Andy Graham and Colin Nish could not level.

Line-ups

Dumbarton

  • 19Ewings
  • 2McGinnBooked at 83mins
  • 16Linton
  • 6Turner
  • 4Graham
  • 5Barry
  • 7Gilhaney
  • 26Murray
  • 10SmithSubstituted forNishat 63'minutes
  • 9MegginsonSubstituted forPruntyat 60'minutesBooked at 71mins
  • 15KirkpatrickSubstituted forMcDougallat 73'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Grindlay
  • 3Smith
  • 11McDougall
  • 12Prunty
  • 17Nish
  • 24McKerracher
  • 25Phinn

Queen of Sth

  • 1Clark
  • 2MitchellBooked at 39mins
  • 3Holt
  • 8McShane
  • 5Durnan
  • 6Higgins
  • 4McKenna
  • 7Burns
  • 9LyleSubstituted forReillyat 75'minutes
  • 10PatonSubstituted forDzierzawskiat 21'minutes
  • 11Russell

Substitutes

  • 12Atkinson
  • 14Reilly
  • 15Dowie
  • 16McGuffie
  • 17Dzierzawski
  • 18Slattery
  • 19Orsi
Referee:
Brian Colvin
Attendance:
824

Match Stats

Home TeamDumbartonAway TeamQueen of Sth
Possession
Home56%
Away44%
Shots
Home10
Away10
Shots on Target
Home3
Away3
Corners
Home2
Away9
Fouls
Home12
Away17

Live Text

Match ends, Dumbarton 0, Queen of the South 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Dumbarton 0, Queen of the South 1.
Attempt missed. Stephen McKenna (Queen of the South) right footed shot from more than 35 yards is close, but misses to the left.
Attempt missed. Bryan Prunty (Dumbarton) header from the right side of the six yard box is just a bit too high.
Hugh Murray (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Kevin Dzierzawski (Queen of the South).
Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Mark Gilhaney.
Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Mark Gilhaney.
Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Paul McGinn.
Colin Nish (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Mark Durnan (Queen of the South).
Attempt missed. Chris Mitchell (Queen of the South) right footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.
Foul by Andy Graham (Dumbarton).
Iain Russell (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Booking

Paul McGinn (Dumbarton) is shown the yellow card.
Foul by Paul McGinn (Dumbarton).
Iain Russell (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Attempt missed. Bryan Prunty (Dumbarton) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.
Attempt blocked. Andy Graham (Dumbarton) header from the left side of the six yard box is blocked.
Paul McGinn (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLGDPts
1Dundee159331430
2Hamilton159331030
3Falkirk157441225
4Raith Rovers15744325
5Alloa15735224
6Livingston15627-320
7Queen of Sth15537118
8Dumbarton15537-618
9Cowdenbeath153210-1511
10Morton152310-189
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