Scottish League Two
Queen's Park2Annan Athletic0

Queen's Park 2-0 Annan Athletic

Queen's Park kept the title race alive in Scottish League Two by beating Annan Athletic at Hampden Park.

The Spiders won for the first time in four games to close the gap on leaders Albion Rovers to five points.

Sean Burns stuck a free-kick into the top corner before Shaun Rooney slotted past Mitchell.

Mitchell made second-half saves to deny Paul Woods and Burns, while at the other end Junior Ogen and Steven Black both went close.

Line-ups

Queen's Park

  • 1Muir
  • 2Mitchell
  • 5Quinn
  • 6Wharton
  • 3Burns
  • 10RooneySubstituted forFraserat 90'minutes
  • 4BerryBooked at 52mins
  • 11McElroy
  • 7Woods
  • 8Slattery
  • 9CarterSubstituted forMcPhersonat 81'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12McPherson
  • 14Fraser
  • 15Fotheringham
  • 16MacGregor
  • 17McVey
  • 18Moore
  • 20Lochhead

Annan Athletic

  • 1Mitchell
  • 2Black
  • 5WatsonBooked at 76mins
  • 3Swinglehurst
  • 4McNiff
  • 6Sloan
  • 7MitchellSubstituted forLoganat 65'minutes
  • 8McStaySubstituted forWeathersonat 45'minutes
  • 11McColmSubstituted forNdanjongat 58'minutes
  • 10Todd
  • 9Mackay

Substitutes

  • 12Brown
  • 14Dickinson
  • 15Logan
  • 16Ndanjong
  • 17Omar
  • 18Weatherson
  • 20Hart
Referee:
David Munro
Attendance:
462

Match Stats

Home TeamQueen's ParkAway TeamAnnan Athletic
Possession
Home56%
Away44%
Shots
Home12
Away7
Shots on Target
Home6
Away3
Corners
Home9
Away4
Fouls
Home1
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Queen's Park 2, Annan Athletic 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Queen's Park 2, Annan Athletic 0.

Attempt missed. Kenneth Mackay (Annan Athletic) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by William Muir.

Attempt saved. Steven Black (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen's Park. Shaun Fraser replaces Shaun Rooney.

Attempt saved. Peter Weatherson (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Steven Black.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen's Park. Ross McPherson replaces John Carter.

Tony Quinn (Queen's Park) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Kenneth Mackay (Annan Athletic).

Attempt missed. John Carter (Queen's Park) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high following a corner.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Steven Swinglehurst.

Attempt missed. Kenneth Mackay (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Hand ball by Junior Ogen (Annan Athletic).

Booking

Peter Watson (Annan Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

Attempt missed. Junior Ogen (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from the left side of the box is just a bit too high.

Foul by Steven Swinglehurst (Annan Athletic).

Shaun Rooney (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Josh Todd (Annan Athletic).

Sean Burns (Queen's Park) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Steven Logan (Annan Athletic).

Sean Burns (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Bryan Wharton.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Steven Swinglehurst.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Steven Logan replaces Andrew Mitchell because of an injury.

Attempt missed. Vincent Berry (Queen's Park) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Alex Mitchell.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Junior Ogen replaces Stuart McColm because of an injury.

Delay in match Stuart McColm (Annan Athletic) because of an injury.

John Carter (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Peter Watson (Annan Athletic).

Andrew Mitchell (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Booking

Vincent Berry (Queen's Park) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Vincent Berry (Queen's Park).

Attempt saved. Sean Burns (Queen's Park) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved in the bottom left corner.

Attempt saved. Paul Woods (Queen's Park) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Andrew Mitchell.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Shaun Rooney.

Second Half

Second Half begins Queen's Park 2, Annan Athletic 0.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Albion33204952292364
2Queen's Park33178849301959
3Arbroath331561258441451
4East Fife33138124945447
5Elgin33129124948145
6East Stirlingshire33133173856-1842
7Annan Athletic33118144548-341
8Clyde33118143547-1241
9Berwick331010135649740
10Montrose3386193772-3530
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