Scottish League Two
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Queen's Park 0-1 Albion Rovers

Albion Rovers took a giant step towards the Scottish League Two title and promotion with a narrow away win at second-placed Queen's Park.

Gary Fisher's deflected strike moved Rovers seven points clear with six games remaining.

Earlier, the visitors' Edward Ferns and Darren Young hit the crossbar as Rovers started positively.

In the second half, Mark McGuigan was denied brilliantly by Queen's Park goalkeeper William Muir.

Line-ups

Queen's Park

  • 1Muir
  • 2MitchellBooked at 70mins
  • 5Quinn
  • 6Wharton
  • 3BurnsBooked at 40mins
  • 8MillerBooked at 20mins
  • 4Berry
  • 7WoodsBooked at 50mins
  • 10FraserSubstituted forHynesat 61'minutes
  • 11McElroySubstituted forFotheringhamat 45'minutes
  • 9McPhersonSubstituted forMooreat 61'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Moore
  • 14Hynes
  • 15MacGregor
  • 16Gibson
  • 17Fotheringham
  • 18McVey
  • 21Lochhead

Albion

  • 1Parry
  • 2Mullin
  • 5Dunlop
  • 6Dunlop
  • 3Turnbull
  • 4YoungSubstituted forPhillipsat 73'minutes
  • 11LoveSubstituted forCaddenat 58'minutes
  • 10Davidson
  • 8Fisher
  • 7Ferns
  • 9McGuiganSubstituted forGemmellat 80'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Phillips
  • 14Cadden
  • 15Chaplain
  • 16McKenzie
  • 18McCluskey
  • 19Gemmell
  • 21Hughes
Referee:
Grant Irvine
Attendance:
821

Match Stats

Home TeamQueen's ParkAway TeamAlbion
Possession
Home46%
Away54%
Shots
Home5
Away8
Shots on Target
Home1
Away5
Corners
Home11
Away4
Fouls
Home8
Away9

Live Text

Match ends, Queen's Park 0, Albion Rovers 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Queen's Park 0, Albion Rovers 1.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Chris Cadden.

Darren Miller (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Gary Phillips (Albion Rovers).

Foul by Kevin Fotheringham (Queen's Park).

Kyle Turnbull (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Gavin Mitchell (Queen's Park) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Gary Phillips (Albion Rovers).

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Josh Mullin.

Bryan Wharton (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by John Gemmell (Albion Rovers).

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. John Gemmell replaces Mark McGuigan.

Attempt missed. Bryan Wharton (Queen's Park) header from the centre of the box is too high.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Ross Davidson.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Ross Davidson.

Attempt saved. Ryan Hynes (Queen's Park) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Gary Phillips replaces Darren Young.

Booking

Gavin Mitchell (Queen's Park) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Gavin Mitchell (Queen's Park).

Kyle Turnbull (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt saved. Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Bryan Wharton.

Attempt saved. Mark McGuigan (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Bryan Wharton.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Michael Dunlop.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Darren Young.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen's Park. Jordan Moore replaces Ross McPherson.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen's Park. Ryan Hynes replaces Shaun Fraser.

Foul by Vincent Berry (Queen's Park).

Gary Fisher (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Chris Cadden replaces Ally Love.

Foul by Shaun Fraser (Queen's Park).

Josh Mullin (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Ally Love (Albion Rovers) has gone down, but that's a dive.

Booking

Paul Woods (Queen's Park) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Paul Woods (Queen's Park).

Kyle Turnbull (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Second Half

Second Half begins Queen's Park 0, Albion Rovers 1.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen's Park. Kevin Fotheringham replaces Ciaran McElroy.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Albion30194750252561
2Queen's Park30166844271754
3Arbroath301551056401650
4East Fife29118104440441
5Annan Athletic30117124444040
6East Stirlingshire30122163755-1838
7Elgin29107124144-337
8Berwick2897124842634
9Clyde3097143347-1434
10Montrose3075183467-3326
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