Scottish Championship
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Dumbarton 3-6 Hibernian

Dominique Malonga scores for Hibernian against Dumbarton
Malonga netted three of Hibernian's six goals

Dominique Malonga hit a hat-trick as Hibs made it five straight away wins with an amazing triumph over Dumbarton.

Scott Allan's shot put the visitors ahead, Malonga's strike doubled the advantage soon after and Paul Hanlon slotted home Hibs' third.

Chris Kane pulled one back for the Sons and Andy Graham headed in their second before Malonga netted with a fine shot.

Garry Fleming gave the hosts fresh hope before Sam Stanton and Malonga completed his hat-trick.

Line-ups

Dumbarton

  • 1Rogers
  • 4GrahamBooked at 74mins
  • 5Mair
  • 16McLaughlinSubstituted forMacDonaldat 45'minutes
  • 7Gilhaney
  • 6TurnerBooked at 36mins
  • 8Agnew
  • 12TaggartSubstituted forKaneat 45'minutes
  • 14Fleming
  • 10MegginsonSubstituted forKirkpatrickat 80'minutes
  • 9Nish

Substitutes

  • 2van Zanten
  • 11Kirkpatrick
  • 18McDougall
  • 19Ewings
  • 20Campbell
  • 22MacDonald
  • 23Kane

Hibernian

  • 1Oxley
  • 2Gray
  • 5Fontaine
  • 4HanlonBooked at 75mins
  • 16Stevenson
  • 20AllanSubstituted forHarrisat 86'minutes
  • 10Craig
  • 8Robertson
  • 19HandlingSubstituted forStantonat 73'minutes
  • 35CummingsSubstituted forKennedyat 86'minutes
  • 24Malonga

Substitutes

  • 7Harris
  • 11Stanton
  • 14Heffernan
  • 18Sinclair
  • 22Booth
  • 30Kennedy
  • 31Perntreou
Referee:
Calum Murray
Attendance:
1,409

Match Stats

Home TeamDumbartonAway TeamHibernian
Possession
Home43%
Away57%
Shots
Home7
Away20
Shots on Target
Home4
Away11
Corners
Home0
Away10
Fouls
Home14
Away10

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Dumbarton 3, Hibernian 6.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Dumbarton 3, Hibernian 6.

  3. Post update

    David Gray (Hibernian) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Christopher Kane (Dumbarton).

  5. Substitution

    Substitution, Hibernian. Matthew Kennedy replaces Jason Cummings.

  6. Substitution

    Substitution, Hibernian. Alex Harris replaces Scott Allan.

  7. Goal!

    Goal! Dumbarton 3, Hibernian 6. Dominique Malonga (Hibernian) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Jason Cummings.

  8. Post update

    Attempt saved. Scott Agnew (Dumbarton) right footed shot from more than 35 yards is saved in the centre of the goal.

  9. Goal!

    Goal! Dumbarton 3, Hibernian 5. Samuel Stanton (Hibernian) left footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Liam Craig.

  10. Substitution

    Substitution, Dumbarton. Jordan Kirkpatrick replaces Mitchel Megginson.

  11. Post update

    Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by Lee Mair.

  12. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Jason Cummings (Hibernian) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  13. Post update

    Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by Kieran MacDonald.

  14. Booking

    Paul Hanlon (Hibernian) is shown the yellow card.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Paul Hanlon (Hibernian).

  16. Post update

    Christopher Kane (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  17. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Dominique Malonga (Hibernian) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  18. Booking

    Andy Graham (Dumbarton) is shown the yellow card.

  19. Post update

    Jason Cummings (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Andy Graham (Dumbarton).