Scottish Championship
Queen of Sth1Dumbarton0

Queen of the South 1-0 Dumbarton

Callum Fordyce
Callum Fordyce scored with a header for Queen of the South

Defender Callum Fordyce scored again as Queen of the South made it back-to-back wins with victory over Dumbarton.

Fordyce's header capped a dominant first half from the hosts which saw visiting goalkeeper Scott Gallacher keep out efforts from Shaun Rooney and twice from Stephen Dobbie.

Gallacher was called upon again to deny Dobbie.

Sons' substitute Calum Gallagher had a second half chance but Queens held on for a win that lifts them up to third.

Line-ups

Queen of Sth

  • 1Martin
  • 2RooneyBooked at 89mins
  • 4Fordyce
  • 5Brownlie
  • 3Marshall
  • 21CarmichaelSubstituted forMurrayat 74'minutes
  • 14Jacobs
  • 8Rankin
  • 10KaneSubstituted forStirlingat 62'minutes
  • 9LyleSubstituted forDykesat 74'minutes
  • 11Dobbie

Substitutes

  • 6Tapping
  • 7Stirling
  • 15Kerr
  • 17Murray
  • 20Leighfield
  • 24Mercer
  • 25Dykes

Dumbarton

  • 1Gallacher
  • 12WardropBooked at 65mins
  • 4Dowie
  • 15Hill
  • 3McLaughlin
  • 2SmithSubstituted forat 61'minutesSubstituted forNadeat 62'minutes
  • 14Hutton
  • 10WalshSubstituted forRoyat 62'minutes
  • 8WilsonSubstituted forGallagherat 69'minutes
  • 6Carswell
  • 9Stewart

Substitutes

  • 7Gallagher
  • 11Johnston
  • 17Roy
  • 19Ewings
  • 21Handling
  • 27Nade
Referee:
Gavin Duncan
Attendance:
1,442

Match Stats

Home TeamQueen of SthAway TeamDumbarton
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home12
Away6
Shots on Target
Home9
Away3
Corners
Home10
Away3
Fouls
Home9
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Queen of the South 1, Dumbarton 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Queen of the South 1, Dumbarton 0.

Attempt saved. Stephen Dobbie (Queen of the South) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Foul by Andy Stirling (Queen of the South).

Mark Stewart (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Lyndon Dykes (Queen of the South) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top right corner.

Booking

Shaun Rooney (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card.

Attempt missed. Stephen Dobbie (Queen of the South) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Attempt missed. Stephen Dobbie (Queen of the South) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Foul by John Rankin (Queen of the South).

Christian Nade (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Lyndon Dykes (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Andy Dowie (Dumbarton).

Attempt missed. Calum Gallagher (Dumbarton) right footed shot from the left side of the box is just a bit too high.

Attempt saved. Connor Murray (Queen of the South) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Corner, Dumbarton. Conceded by Shaun Rooney.

Corner, Dumbarton. Conceded by Callum Fordyce.

Foul by Lyndon Dykes (Queen of the South).

Dougie Hill (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Connor Murray replaces Daniel Carmichael.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Lyndon Dykes replaces Derek Lyle.

Attempt missed. Andy Dowie (Dumbarton) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Foul by Shaun Rooney (Queen of the South).

Ally Roy (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Dumbarton. Calum Gallagher replaces David Wilson.

Attempt saved. Stephen Dobbie (Queen of the South) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Booking

Sam Wardrop (Dumbarton) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Andy Stirling (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Sam Wardrop (Dumbarton).

Jordan Marshall (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kyle Hutton (Dumbarton).

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Andy Stirling replaces Christopher Kane.

Substitution

Substitution, Dumbarton. Christian Nade replaces David Smith.

Substitution

Substitution, Dumbarton. Ally Roy replaces Tom Walsh.

David Smith went off injured after Dumbarton had used all subs.

Attempt saved. Stephen Dobbie (Queen of the South) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Stuart Carswell.

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Andy Dowie.

Callum Fordyce (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Mark Stewart (Dumbarton).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Dundee Utd33004139
2Dunfermline32109367
3Queen of Sth32016336
4St Mirren32017616
5Morton31205235
6Dumbarton302112-12
7Livingston302146-22
8Brechin301237-41
9Falkirk301237-41
10Inverness CT301227-51
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