Scottish Championship
Queen of Sth3Falkirk0

Queen of the South 3-0 Falkirk

Goals by Andy Dowie, Gavin Reilly and Mark Kerr handed Queen of the South a comfortable win over Falkirk.

Dowie broke the deadlock with a header from a Kerr corner - his first league goal of the season.

Reilly doubled their lead with a right-footed finish from John Baird's delivery.

And Queens sealed the win when Kerr added a third from another Baird assist, with the hosts maintaining third place in the Championship.

Line-ups

Queen of Sth

  • 1Clark
  • 12Kidd
  • 4DowieBooked at 76mins
  • 5DurnanSubstituted forHooperat 90'minutes
  • 6Higgins
  • 17Carmichael
  • 18McShane
  • 8KerrSubstituted forMcKennaat 86'minutes
  • 11Russell
  • 9Baird
  • 10ReillySubstituted forLyleat 74'minutes

Substitutes

  • 14McKenna
  • 16Dzierzawski
  • 19Lyle
  • 20Atkinson
  • 22Hooper
  • 26Fowler
  • 27Kiltie

Falkirk

  • 1MacDonald
  • 3ShaughnessyBooked at 74mins
  • 5McCracken
  • 14Grant
  • 19Leahy
  • 20CooperSubstituted forSmithat 66'minutes
  • 7TaiwoSubstituted forAlstonat 50'minutes
  • 6Vaulks
  • 10Sibbald
  • 33Loy
  • 35BouldingSubstituted forShepherdat 50'minutes

Substitutes

  • 8Alston
  • 9Smith
  • 12Bowman
  • 17Maybury
  • 22Blair
  • 23Shepherd
  • 24McGeever
Referee:
Graham Beaton
Attendance:
2,038

Match Stats

Home TeamQueen of SthAway TeamFalkirk
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home11
Away8
Shots on Target
Home7
Away4
Corners
Home6
Away1
Fouls
Home13
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, Queen of the South 3, Falkirk 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Queen of the South 3, Falkirk 0.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Scott Hooper replaces Mark Durnan.

Daniel Carmichael (Queen of the South) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Luke Leahy (Falkirk).

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Jamie MacDonald.

Attempt saved. Ian McShane (Queen of the South) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Stephen McKenna replaces Mark Kerr.

Attempt missed. David Smith (Falkirk) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Foul by Chris Higgins (Queen of the South).

Scott Shepherd (Falkirk) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt missed. Derek Lyle (Queen of the South) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Hand ball by Lewis Kidd (Queen of the South).

Attempt saved. Will Vaulks (Falkirk) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Booking

Andy Dowie (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Andy Dowie (Queen of the South).

Craig Sibbald (Falkirk) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen of the South. Derek Lyle replaces Gavin Reilly.

Booking

Joe Shaughnessy (Falkirk) is shown the yellow card.

Iain Russell (Queen of the South) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Joe Shaughnessy (Falkirk).

Goal!

Goal! Queen of the South 3, Falkirk 0. Mark Kerr (Queen of the South) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by John Baird.

Attempt missed. Blair Alston (Falkirk) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Foul by Chris Higgins (Queen of the South).

Rory Loy (Falkirk) wins a free kick on the right wing.

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

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by David McCracken.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. David Smith replaces Alex Cooper.

Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Peter Grant.

Attempt saved. Blair Alston (Falkirk) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. John Baird (Queen of the South) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

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

Foul by Joe Shaughnessy (Falkirk).

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

Foul by Scott Shepherd (Falkirk).

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

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

Foul by Alex Cooper (Falkirk).

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Blair Alston replaces Tom Taiwo.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Scott Shepherd replaces Rory Boulding.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Hearts109103152628
2Rangers961224101419
3Queen of Sth105231914517
4Hibernian104241511414
5Raith Rovers104241321-814
6Falkirk9243814-610
7Dumbarton10244818-1010
8Cowdenbeath92251221-98
9Alloa102171018-87
10Livingston9216816-87
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