Scottish Championship
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Hibernian 3-2 Cowdenbeath

Jason Cummings scores for Hibernian against Cowdenbeath
Cummings netted in the fourth minute of stoppage time to secure Hibs' victory

Jason Cummings scored with almost the last kick of the game to give Hibernian a dramatic win over Cowdenbeath.

Hibs took the lead in the first half when Matthew Kennedy crossed for Jordon Foster to head home.

Sean Higgins and Jon Robertson struck to turn the match in Cowden's favour in the second half.

Dominique Malonga converted a penalty after Forster was fouled and Cummings struck in stoppage time to secure Hibs' second Championship win of the season.

Line-ups

Hibernian

  • 1Oxley
  • 16Stevenson
  • 6Forster
  • 4Hanlon
  • 2Gray
  • 8Robertson
  • 23McGeouch
  • 30Kennedy
  • 11StantonSubstituted forSinclairat 68'minutes
  • 20AllanSubstituted forMalongaat 58'minutes
  • 14HeffernanSubstituted forCummingsat 72'minutesBooked at 90mins

Substitutes

  • 5Fontaine
  • 10Craig
  • 18Sinclair
  • 19Handling
  • 21Perntreou
  • 24Malonga
  • 35Cummings

Cowdenbeath

  • 17Thomson
  • 27Fraser
  • 5ArmstrongBooked at 79mins
  • 2Campbell
  • 14BrettBooked at 79mins
  • 11GallagherSubstituted forJohnstonat 79'minutes
  • 8Milne
  • 7Robertson
  • 12KaneSubstituted forBrownlieat 74'minutes
  • 19OyenugaSubstituted forMillerat 84'minutes
  • 10HigginsBooked at 90mins

Substitutes

  • 1Flynn
  • 15Jurisic
  • 18Brownlie
  • 20Miller
  • 21Johnston
  • 22Lynas
  • 36Mitchell
Referee:
John McKendrick
Attendance:
11,021

Match Stats

Home TeamHibernianAway TeamCowdenbeath
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home18
Away4
Shots on Target
Home6
Away2
Corners
Home8
Away4
Fouls
Home11
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, Hibernian 3, Cowdenbeath 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Hibernian 3, Cowdenbeath 2.

Goal!

Goal! Hibernian 3, Cowdenbeath 2. Jason Cummings (Hibernian) from a free kick with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Booking

Sean Higgins (Cowdenbeath) is shown the yellow card.

Scott Robertson (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Sean Higgins (Cowdenbeath).

Booking

Jason Cummings (Hibernian) is shown the yellow card.

Hand ball by Jason Cummings (Hibernian).

(Hibernian) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Dean Brett (Cowdenbeath).

Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by Marcus Fraser.

(Hibernian) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

John Armstrong (Cowdenbeath).

Corner, Cowdenbeath. Conceded by Lewis Stevenson.

Foul by Paul Hanlon (Hibernian).

Kyle Miller (Cowdenbeath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Cowdenbeath. Kyle Miller replaces Kudus Oyenuga.

Foul by David Gray (Hibernian).

Kyle Miller (Cowdenbeath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by Robbie Thomson.

Attempt saved. Dominique Malonga (Hibernian) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by Marcus Fraser.

Foul by Dylan McGeouch (Hibernian).

Kudus Oyenuga (Cowdenbeath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Cowdenbeath. Craig Johnston replaces Calum Gallagher.

Booking

John Armstrong (Cowdenbeath) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Dean Brett (Cowdenbeath) is shown the yellow card.

Goal!

Goal! Hibernian 2, Cowdenbeath 2. Dominique Malonga (Hibernian) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the centre of the goal.

Penalty Hibernian. Jordan Forster draws a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty conceded by Darren Brownlie (Cowdenbeath) after a foul in the penalty area.

Matthew Kennedy (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jon Robertson (Cowdenbeath).

Substitution

Substitution, Cowdenbeath. Darren Brownlie replaces Chris Kane.

Marcus Fraser (Cowdenbeath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Lewis Stevenson (Hibernian).

Substitution

Substitution, Hibernian. Jason Cummings replaces Paul Heffernan.

Foul by David Gray (Hibernian).

Jon Robertson (Cowdenbeath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Dominique Malonga (Hibernian) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Substitution

Substitution, Hibernian. Jake Sinclair replaces Samuel Stanton.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Hearts5410123913
2Rangers54011551012
3Raith Rovers5302710-39
4Queen of Sth522110648
5Livingston52128537
6Hibernian520378-16
7Alloa520358-36
8Falkirk512259-45
9Dumbarton5113311-84
10Cowdenbeath5014613-71
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