Scottish Championship
Queen of Sth2Falkirk2

Queen of the South 2-2 Falkirk

Falkirk were pegged back twice as their Championship promotion hopes were dented with a draw at Queen of the South.

Falkirk went ahead when Craig Sibbald's floated cross was headed in by Will Vaulks.

Derek Lyle brought the hosts level with a penalty after also winning the spot-kick.

Lee Miller's header put Falkirk back in front but Iain Russell's goal within 60 seconds ensured the spoils were shared.

Line-ups

Queen of Sth

  • 1Thomson
  • 5Brownlie
  • 4DowieBooked at 14mins
  • 6Higgins
  • 7HarrisSubstituted forConroyat 80'minutes
  • 8Millar
  • 14Jacobs
  • 16HuttonBooked at 76mins
  • 23Marshall
  • 11RussellSubstituted forPickardat 90+2'minutes
  • 9LyleBooked at 86minsSubstituted forOliverat 86'minutes

Substitutes

  • 10Conroy
  • 17Pickard
  • 18Heffernan
  • 20Atkinson
  • 24Smith
  • 28Oliver
  • 33Coogans

Falkirk

  • 1Rogers
  • 4MuirheadBooked at 73mins
  • 5McCrackenSubstituted forSinnamonat 79'minutes
  • 14Grant
  • 3Leahy
  • 6VaulksBooked at 59mins
  • 11Kerr
  • 8Alston
  • 10Sibbald
  • 9Baird
  • 19McHughSubstituted forMillerat 67'minutes

Substitutes

  • 17Smith
  • 18Miller
  • 21Tokarczyk
  • 22Blair
  • 24Sinnamon
  • 30O'Hara
  • 44Watson
Referee:
Steven McLean
Attendance:
1,728

Match Stats

Home TeamQueen of SthAway TeamFalkirk
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home12
Away11
Shots on Target
Home7
Away5
Corners
Home7
Away11
Fouls
Home12
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, Queen of the South 2, Falkirk 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Queen of the South 2, Falkirk 2.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Jake Pickard replaces Iain Russell.

Foul by Gary Oliver (Queen of the South).

Peter Grant (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Kyle Jacobs (Queen of the South) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Booking

Darren Brownlie (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Gary Oliver replaces Derek Lyle.

Goal!

Goal! Queen of the South 2, Falkirk 2. Iain Russell (Queen of the South) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Queen of the South 1, Falkirk 2. Lee Miller (Falkirk) header from the left side of the six yard box to the top left corner.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Robbie Thomson.

Attempt saved. John Baird (Falkirk) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Ryan Conroy replaces Alex Harris.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Ryan Sinnamon replaces David McCracken.

Lee Miller (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jordan Marshall (Queen of the South).

Booking

Kyle Hutton (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Kyle Hutton (Queen of the South).

Aaron Muirhead (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Craig Sibbald (Falkirk).

Andy Dowie (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Booking

Aaron Muirhead (Falkirk) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Aaron Muirhead (Falkirk).

Jordan Marshall (Queen of the South) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by John Baird (Falkirk).

Chris Higgins (Queen of the South) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Darren Brownlie.

Attempt missed. Blair Alston (Falkirk) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top left corner.

Lee Miller (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Chris Higgins (Queen of the South).

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Lee Miller replaces Robert McHugh because of an injury.

Darren Brownlie (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Robert McHugh (Falkirk).

Attempt missed. Derek Lyle (Queen of the South) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high.

Attempt saved. Alex Harris (Queen of the South) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. John Baird (Falkirk) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the left.

Foul by Darren Brownlie (Queen of the South).

Craig Sibbald (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Aaron Muirhead.

Booking

Will Vaulks (Falkirk) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Rangers1412114093137
2Hibernian15121228101837
3Falkirk1594229131631
4Morton166551616023
5Raith Rovers147161820-222
6Queen of Sth166371725-821
7Livingston1532101723-611
8St Mirren142571322-911
9Dumbarton143291427-1311
10Alloa151212734-275
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