Scottish Cup - Third Round
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Spartans 2-0 Clyde

Kevin Motion converted two penalties as Lowland League side Spartans sent Clyde crashing out of the Scottish Cup.

The first spot-kick came on 14 minutes when Ryan Frances fouled Jack Beesley.

Following a further hour of determined Spartans play, Brian McQueen upended Willie Bremner and Motion picked the opposite corner of the net

The underdogs survived a late scare when Kevin Sivewright was sent off for a second booking but held on for a place in Monday's fourth round draw.

Line-ups

Spartans FC

  • 1Swain
  • 2Nixon
  • 4SivewrightBooked at 90mins
  • 5MacKinnon
  • 3Cennerazzo
  • 6Stevenson
  • 7BeesleySubstituted forHenrettyat 88'minutes
  • 11MotionSubstituted forDouglasat 75'minutes
  • 8Grant
  • 10McLeodSubstituted forBrownat 66'minutes
  • 9BremnerBooked at 33mins

Substitutes

  • 12Douglas
  • 14Bruce
  • 15Brown
  • 16Beacher
  • 17Thomson
  • 18Henretty
  • 20Carswell

Clyde

  • 1Martin
  • 2Durie
  • 4McQueen
  • 5FrancesBooked at 14minsSubstituted forFergusonat 46'minutes
  • 3Mcilduff
  • 8SinclairSubstituted forHalkettat 47'minutes
  • 6O'DonnellBooked at 18minsSubstituted forGibsonat 59'minutes
  • 7GrayBooked at 90mins
  • 11Smith
  • 9McManus
  • 10Watt

Substitutes

  • 12Ferguson
  • 14Gibson
  • 15Murray
  • 16McLeish
  • 18McGhee
  • 19Halkett
  • 20Barclay
Referee:
Steven Kirkland
Attendance:
611

Match Stats

Home TeamSpartans FCAway TeamClyde
Possession
Home42%
Away58%
Shots
Home9
Away11
Shots on Target
Home3
Away2
Corners
Home3
Away6
Fouls
Home15
Away14

Live Text

Match ends, Spartans FC 2, Clyde 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Spartans FC 2, Clyde 0.

Dismissal

Second yellow card to Kevin Sivewright (Spartans FC).

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

for dissent Kevin Sivewright (Spartans FC).

Booking

David Gray (Clyde) is shown the yellow card.

Willie Bremner (Spartans FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by David Gray (Clyde).

Substitution

Substitution, Spartans FC. Donal Henretty replaces Jack Beesley.

Attempt missed. Brian McQueen (Clyde) header from the centre of the box misses to the right.

Corner, Clyde. Conceded by Jack Nixon.

Attempt missed. David Gray (Clyde) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high from a direct free kick.

Scott Ferguson (Clyde) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by John Grant (Spartans FC).

Alan Brown (Spartans FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Brian McQueen (Clyde).

Kevin Watt (Clyde) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Alan Brown (Spartans FC).

Foul by Euan Smith (Clyde).

Alan Brown (Spartans FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Scott McManus (Clyde).

Willie Bremner (Spartans FC) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Euan Smith (Clyde) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by John Grant (Spartans FC).

Substitution

Substitution, Spartans FC. Errol Douglas replaces Kevin Motion.

Penalty conceded by Brian McQueen (Clyde) after a foul in the penalty area.

Goal!

Goal! Spartans FC 2, Clyde 0. Kevin Motion (Spartans FC) converts the penalty with a left footed shot to the bottom right corner.

Penalty Spartans FC. Willie Bremner draws a foul in the penalty area.

Attempt missed. Jack Nixon (Spartans FC) right footed shot from very close range misses to the right.

Corner, Spartans FC. Conceded by Scott Durie.

Attempt missed. Craig Stevenson (Spartans FC) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Corner, Spartans FC. Conceded by Scott Durie.

Substitution

Substitution, Spartans FC. Alan Brown replaces Keith McLeod.

Euan Smith (Clyde) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by John Grant (Spartans FC).

Substitution

Substitution, Clyde. Andy Gibson replaces Stephen O'Donnell.

Attempt missed. Brian McQueen (Clyde) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Clyde. Conceded by Kevin Swain.

Attempt saved. Scott Ferguson (Clyde) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top right corner.

Foul by Scott Durie (Clyde).

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