Scottish Challenge Cup - Quarter-Final
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Queen's Park 2-1 Elgin City

Elgin City score through Darryl McHardy
Darryl McHardy's late goal proved only to be consolation for Elgin

Queen's Park advanced to the semi-finals of the Scottish Challenge Cup with victory over Elgin City.

Having left it late to seal their passage in the two previous rounds, the Spiders did the damage early on at Hampden.

John Carter prodded home in the second minute, before Anthony Ralston crossed for Chris Duggan to control and double the lead 16 minutes later.

Darryl McHardy scored his third of the season for Elgin in the second half.

Line-ups

Queen's Park

  • 1Muir
  • 2Ralston
  • 5McGeever
  • 6WhartonBooked at 87mins
  • 3McLeish
  • 8McKernon
  • 4Berry
  • 11GaltSubstituted forBurnsat 69'minutes
  • 7Woods
  • 10DugganSubstituted forMarlowat 90'minutes
  • 9CarterSubstituted forBradleyat 78'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Bradley
  • 14Marlow
  • 15Burns
  • 16McElroy
  • 17McVey
  • 18Baty
  • 20O'Boyle

Elgin

  • 1Hurst
  • 2Cooper
  • 5Duff
  • 4Gordon
  • 3McHardy
  • 7McKenzieSubstituted forMcLarenat 65'minutes
  • 8Cameron
  • 6MacPhee
  • 11MooreSubstituted forNicolsonat 45'minutes
  • 10ReillySubstituted forGunnat 45'minutes
  • 9MacleodBooked at 80mins

Substitutes

  • 12Gunn
  • 14McLean
  • 15Nicolson
  • 16Halsman
  • 17McLaren
  • 18Bruce
  • 20Black
Referee:
Nick Walsh
Attendance:
497

Match Stats

Home TeamQueen's ParkAway TeamElgin
Possession
Home57%
Away43%
Shots
Home8
Away9
Shots on Target
Home6
Away3
Corners
Home9
Away0
Fouls
Home7
Away9