Scottish Championship
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Dunfermline Athletic 2-0 Queen of the South: hosts earn back-to-back wins for first tie this term

Dunfermline Athletic eased past Queen of the South to record back-to-back Scottish Championship wins for the first time this season.

Ryan Dow and Kevin Nisbet netted for the Fife side after the break as they remain sixth.

Queen's stay seventh, a point behind their opponents, as they again struggled to find the net.

Allan Johnston's side are the lowest scorers in the division with just 10 in 12 matches.

Their usually prolific scorer, Stephen Dobbie, has just three league goals in nine appearances so far, having netted 21 in 30 in the Championship last term, and 45 in all competitions.

Line-ups

Dunfermline

  • 1Scully
  • 2Comrie
  • 6Ashcroft
  • 4Martin
  • 24Edwards
  • 11Dow
  • 21Paton
  • 12Turner
  • 38Kiltie
  • 15Nisbet
  • 10RyanBooked at 73minsSubstituted forBeadlingat 75'minutes

Substitutes

  • 8Beadling
  • 9McGill
  • 14Devine
  • 20Gill
  • 22Coley
  • 23Cochrane
  • 39Fenton

Queen of Sth

  • 1McCrorie
  • 2Mercer
  • 4Kilday
  • 18Semple
  • 3Holt
  • 17OsmanBooked at 36minsSubstituted forLyonat 55'minutes
  • 6Pybus
  • 11DobbieBooked at 84mins
  • 8KiddBooked at 90mins
  • 19El BakhtaouiSubstituted forMurrayat 38'minutes
  • 9Hamilton

Substitutes

  • 7Murray
  • 10Oliver
  • 14McCarthy
  • 15Lyon
  • 22Gourlay
  • 30Burns
Referee:
Andrew Dallas
Attendance:
3,621

Match Stats

Home TeamDunfermlineAway TeamQueen of Sth
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home10
Away5
Shots on Target
Home4
Away0
Corners
Home3
Away0
Fouls
Home3
Away15

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Dunfermline Athletic 2, Queen of the South 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Dunfermline Athletic 2, Queen of the South 0.

  3. Booking

    Lewis Kidd (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  4. Post update

    Kyle Turner (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Lewis Kidd (Queen of the South).

  6. Post update

    Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Scott Mercer.

  7. Post update

    Greg Kiltie (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Scott Mercer (Queen of the South).

  9. Post update

    Tom Beadling (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Scott Mercer (Queen of the South).

  11. Post update

    Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Callum Semple.

  12. Post update

    Attempt missed. Kevin Nisbet (Dunfermline Athletic) header from the centre of the box misses to the left following a set piece situation.

  13. Booking

    Stephen Dobbie (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  14. Post update

    Aaron Comrie (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Stephen Dobbie (Queen of the South).

  16. Post update

    Kyle Turner (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Dan Pybus (Queen of the South).

  18. Goal!

    Goal! Dunfermline Athletic 2, Queen of the South 0. Kevin Nisbet (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Kyle Turner.

  19. Post update

    Ryan Dow (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Callum Semple (Queen of the South).

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