Scottish Championship
Queen of Sth3Morton0

Queen o' South 3-0 Greenock Morton

Gavin Reilly was on target as Queen of the South recorded a convincing win over Scottish Championship bottom side Greenock Morton.

Chris Higgins headed Queens ahead early in the match.

And Derek Lyle bundled in from close range to double the hosts' advantage after the break.

Jim McIntyre's side sealed all three points when Reilly slotted in his 11th goal of the season from close range near the end.

Line-ups

Queen of Sth

  • 1Clark
  • 2MitchellBooked at 34mins
  • 3Higgins
  • 8KerrBooked at 66mins
  • 6Dowie
  • 5Durnan
  • 7BurnsSubstituted forMcKennaat 66'minutes
  • 4McShaneSubstituted forRussellat 71'minutes
  • 10Reilly
  • 9LyleSubstituted forMcHughat 61'minutes
  • 11Paton

Substitutes

  • 12Atkinson
  • 14McHugh
  • 15Russell
  • 16McKenna
  • 17Holt
  • 18Kidd
  • 19Young

Morton

  • 1Gaston
  • 44McCormack
  • 3Fitzpatrick
  • 21Bachirou
  • 6Findlay
  • 22O'Ware
  • 25RobertsonSubstituted forMcKayat 61'minutes
  • 2Taggart
  • 15O'ConnorSubstituted forSmithat 44'minutes
  • 10CampbellSubstituted forCairnieat 85'minutes
  • 8Imrie

Substitutes

  • 9Wallace
  • 17Smith
  • 19McKay
  • 23Caraux
  • 24Knight
  • 28Russell
  • 36Cairnie
Referee:
Iain Brines
Attendance:
1,487

Match Stats

Home TeamQueen of SthAway TeamMorton
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home14
Away6
Shots on Target
Home6
Away4
Corners
Home9
Away8
Fouls
Home9
Away8

Live Text

Match ends, Queen of the South 3, Morton 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Queen of the South 3, Morton 0.

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Dougie Imrie.

Attempt blocked. Robert McHugh (Queen of the South) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Derek Gaston.

Attempt saved. Robert McHugh (Queen of the South) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Iain Russell (Queen of the South) right footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the left.

Foul by Stephen McKenna (Queen of the South).

Dougie Imrie (Morton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Morton. Jordan Cairnie replaces Archie Campbell.

Corner, Morton. Conceded by Mark Durnan.

Robert McHugh (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jamie McCormack (Morton).

Goal!

Goal! Queen of the South 3, Morton 0. Gavin Reilly (Queen of the South) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Iain Russell.

Attempt saved. Thomas O'Ware (Morton) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Morton. Conceded by Mark Kerr.

Iain Russell (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jamie McCormack (Morton).

Mark Durnan (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Marc Fitzpatrick (Morton).

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Iain Russell replaces Ian McShane.

Attempt missed. Robert McHugh (Queen of the South) header from the centre of the box is too high.

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Stuart Findlay.

Attempt saved. Marc Fitzpatrick (Morton) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Stephen McKenna replaces Paul Burns.

Booking

Mark Kerr (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card.

Fouad Bachirou (Morton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Mark Kerr (Queen of the South).

Attempt missed. Mark Durnan (Queen of the South) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Stuart Findlay.

Chris Mitchell (Queen of the South) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Dougie Imrie (Morton).

Substitution

Substitution, Morton. Barrie McKay replaces David Robertson.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Robert McHugh replaces Derek Lyle.

Attempt missed. Scott Taggart (Morton) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Marc Fitzpatrick.

Ian McShane (Queen of the South) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Jamie McCormack (Morton).

Attempt missed. Jack Smith (Morton) right footed shot from the left side of the box is high and wide to the right.

Corner, Morton. Conceded by Chris Mitchell.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLGDPts
1Hamilton3117862159
2Dundee3118582159
3Falkirk3115881753
4Queen of Sth31146111148
5Livingston3112613142
6Dumbarton3012612042
7Raith Rovers3110912-839
8Alloa3110714-1037
9Cowdenbeath319616-1833
10Morton303720-3516
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