Scottish Championship
St Mirren1Queen of Sth3

St Mirren 1-3 Queen of the South

Derek Lyle scored twice and set up another to inspire Queen of the South to victory at St Mirren.

Lyle fired home the opener after 12 minutes and then made it 2-1 in the 43rd minute with a low finish from close range, two minutes after Tom Walsh had crashed home the equaliser.

Lyle then set up Stephen Dobbie for the third.

Queen of the South move up to second in the Championship with St Mirren now rooted to the bottom of the table.

Line-ups

St Mirren

  • 1Langfield
  • 2NaismithSubstituted forShanklandat 60'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 6Mackenzie
  • 4WebsterSubstituted forGordonat 69'minutes
  • 3Irvine
  • 16Walsh
  • 14Hutton
  • 10Mallan
  • 17Morgan
  • 9SuttonSubstituted forClarksonat 60'minutes
  • 20Hardie

Substitutes

  • 5Gordon
  • 7Clarkson
  • 12Gallacher
  • 15Baird
  • 25Shankland
  • 36O'Keefe
  • 42Magennis

Queen of Sth

  • 1Robinson
  • 2Hamill
  • 4Dowie
  • 5Brownlie
  • 3Marshall
  • 7AndersonSubstituted forBrotherstonat 84'minutes
  • 8MillarSubstituted forPickardat 53'minutes
  • 14Jacobs
  • 10HilsonBooked at 89mins
  • 9LyleSubstituted forRiggat 71'minutes
  • 11Dobbie

Substitutes

  • 6Higgins
  • 12Rigg
  • 17Pickard
  • 19Moxon
  • 20Atkinson
  • 22Tapping
  • 35Brotherston
Referee:
Barry Cook
Attendance:
3,102

Match Stats

Home TeamSt MirrenAway TeamQueen of Sth
Possession
Home55%
Away45%
Shots
Home12
Away13
Shots on Target
Home7
Away6
Corners
Home7
Away8
Fouls
Home7
Away5

Live Text

Match ends, St. Mirren 1, Queen of the South 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, St. Mirren 1, Queen of the South 3.

Foul by Ryan Hardie (St. Mirren).

Andy Dowie (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Booking

Lawrence Shankland (St. Mirren) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Lawrence Shankland (St. Mirren).

Jamie Hamill (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Stephen Dobbie (Queen of the South) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt saved. Steven Rigg (Queen of the South) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved in the top left corner.

Booking

Dale Hilson (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Gary Irvine (St. Mirren) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Dale Hilson (Queen of the South).

Corner, St. Mirren. Conceded by Lee Robinson.

Lewis Morgan (St. Mirren) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Jamie Hamill (Queen of the South).

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Ben Gordon.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Dean Brotherston replaces Grant Anderson.

Foul by Lawrence Shankland (St. Mirren).

Jake Pickard (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Lewis Morgan (St. Mirren) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Attempt saved. Gary Mackenzie (St. Mirren) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, St. Mirren. Conceded by Kyle Jacobs.

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Ben Gordon.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Steven Rigg replaces Derek Lyle.

Substitution

Substitution, St. Mirren. Ben Gordon replaces Andy Webster.

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Andy Webster.

Corner, St. Mirren. Conceded by Dale Hilson.

Attempt missed. Stephen Dobbie (Queen of the South) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt missed. David Clarkson (St. Mirren) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Attempt missed. Derek Lyle (Queen of the South) right footed shot from the right side of the box is just a bit too high following a fast break.

Substitution

Substitution, St. Mirren. Lawrence Shankland replaces Jason Naismith.

Substitution

Substitution, St. Mirren. David Clarkson replaces John Sutton.

Goal!

Goal! St. Mirren 1, Queen of the South 3. Stephen Dobbie (Queen of the South) left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Derek Lyle.

Foul by Tom Walsh (St. Mirren).

Jordan Marshall (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Jake Pickard replaces Mark Millar because of an injury.

Delay in match Mark Millar (Queen of the South) because of an injury.

Foul by Tom Walsh (St. Mirren).

Kyle Jacobs (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt saved. Ryan Hardie (St. Mirren) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Hibernian5500112915
2Queen of Sth5410113813
3Raith Rovers531195410
4Dundee Utd52219548
5Falkirk52125507
6Dumbarton511357-24
7Ayr5113411-74
8Dunfermline5104611-53
9Morton503249-53
10St Mirren5023410-62
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