Scottish Championship
Alloa1Queen of Sth1

Alloa Athletic 1-1 Queen of the South

Alloa Athletic moved six points clear of Championship bottom club Livingston and to within a point of Cowdenbeath with a draw against Queen of the South.

Derek Lyle gave Queens the lead before the break, applying a finishing touch to Daniel Carmichael's cross.

Kyle Benedictus's free header hit the frame of the visitors' goal early in the second period.

But Kevin Cawley levelled the match and ensured a point apiece when he fired home from Ryan McCord's pass.

Line-ups

Alloa

  • 21McDowall
  • 17Doyle
  • 4Gordon
  • 14BenedictusBooked at 68mins
  • 5Meggatt
  • 7Cawley
  • 8McCord
  • 10HolmesBooked at 87mins
  • 3DochertySubstituted forFernsat 64'minutes
  • 9Spence
  • 19Buchanan

Substitutes

  • 2Tiffoney
  • 11Ferns
  • 12Weatherston
  • 15Marr
  • 18Hetherington
  • 31Couser

Queen of Sth

  • 1Clark
  • 12Kidd
  • 5Durnan
  • 22Hooper
  • 3Holt
  • 17Carmichael
  • 8KerrSubstituted forDzierzawskiat 90'minutes
  • 18McShaneBooked at 74mins
  • 11Russell
  • 10ReillySubstituted forPatonat 76'minutesBooked at 81mins
  • 19LyleSubstituted forBairdat 63'minutes

Substitutes

  • 7Burns
  • 9Baird
  • 15Paton
  • 16Dzierzawski
  • 20Atkinson
  • 26Fowler
  • 28Pickard
Referee:
Stephen Finnie
Attendance:
921

Match Stats

Home TeamAlloaAway TeamQueen of Sth
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home8
Away6
Shots on Target
Home3
Away3
Corners
Home7
Away6
Fouls
Home9
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Alloa Athletic 1, Queen of the South 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Alloa Athletic 1, Queen of the South 1.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Kevin Dzierzawski replaces Mark Kerr.

Booking

Graeme Holmes (Alloa Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

Attempt missed. Ryan McCord (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

Attempt blocked. Greig Spence (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Ben Gordon (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Michael Paton (Queen of the South).

Booking

Michael Paton (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card.

Kevin Cawley (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Michael Paton (Queen of the South).

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Daniel Carmichael.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Michael Paton replaces Gavin Reilly.

Goal!

Goal! Alloa Athletic 1, Queen of the South 1. Kevin Cawley (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Graeme Holmes.

Booking

Ian McShane (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card.

Edward Ferns (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ian McShane (Queen of the South).

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

Attempt missed. Kevin Cawley (Alloa Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Iain Russell.

Foul by Ryan McCord (Alloa Athletic).

Kevin Holt (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Booking

Kyle Benedictus (Alloa Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Kyle Benedictus (Alloa Athletic).

Gavin Reilly (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Edward Ferns replaces Mark Docherty.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. John Baird replaces Derek Lyle because of an injury.

Attempt blocked. Ian McShane (Queen of the South) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Foul by Mark Docherty (Alloa Athletic).

Iain Russell (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Greig Spence (Alloa Athletic).

Mark Durnan (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Daryll Meggatt (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Lewis Kidd (Queen of the South).

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Kevin Holt.

Kyle Benedictus (Alloa Athletic) hits the left post with a header from the right side of the six yard box.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Daniel Carmichael.

Foul by Derek Lyle (Queen of the South).

Kevin Cawley (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Liam Buchanan (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Hearts1816204683850
2Rangers18112538191935
3Hibernian1894533181531
4Queen of Sth188553123829
5Falkirk187562323026
6Dumbarton186481936-1722
7Raith Rovers186392036-1621
8Cowdenbeath1842121841-2314
9Alloa1834111629-1313
10Livingston1833121627-117
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