Scottish Championship
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Raith Rovers 1-3 Hibernian

Dominique Malonga scores for Hibernian against Raith Rovers
Malonga's late goal put the seal on Hibs' win

Hibernian came from behind to beat Raith Rovers in the Scottish Championship.

Barrie McKay's shot put Raith ahead but Hibs were level by half-time, Jason Cummings firing home.

Liam Fontaine headed in Scott Allan's corner to give the visitors the lead for the first time.

And Dominique Malonga made sure of the points for Alan Stubbs' side when he converted from close range in the final 10 minutes.

Line-ups

Raith Rovers

  • 20McGurn
  • 2Thomson
  • 4Watson
  • 5Hill
  • 23McKeown
  • 14ConroySubstituted forAndersonat 82'minutes
  • 12Callachan
  • 11ScottBooked at 88mins
  • 19McKay
  • 9Stewart
  • 27NadeSubstituted forElliotat 90+1'minutes

Substitutes

  • 7Anderson
  • 10Elliot
  • 16Vaughan
  • 17Laidlaw
  • 24Ellis
  • 31Matthews
  • 55Barr

Hibernian

  • 1Oxley
  • 2GraySubstituted forBoothat 72'minutes
  • 4Hanlon
  • 5FontaineBooked at 71mins
  • 16Stevenson
  • 20Allan
  • 8Robertson
  • 10Craig
  • 19HandlingSubstituted forStantonat 68'minutes
  • 24MalongaSubstituted forHeffernanat 90+1'minutes
  • 35Cummings

Substitutes

  • 7Harris
  • 11Stanton
  • 14Heffernan
  • 18Sinclair
  • 22Booth
  • 30Kennedy
  • 31Perntreou
Referee:
Don Robertson
Attendance:
3,166

Match Stats

Home TeamRaith RoversAway TeamHibernian
Possession
Home45%
Away55%
Shots
Home7
Away17
Shots on Target
Home3
Away9
Corners
Home4
Away8
Fouls
Home12
Away4

Live Text

Match ends, Raith Rovers 1, Hibernian 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Raith Rovers 1, Hibernian 3.

Substitution

Substitution, Hibernian. Paul Heffernan replaces Dominique Malonga.

Substitution

Substitution, Raith Rovers. Calum Elliot replaces Christian Nade because of an injury.

Booking

Martin Scott (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Jason Cummings (Hibernian) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Martin Scott (Raith Rovers).

Scott Allan (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Martin Scott (Raith Rovers).

Attempt missed. Liam Craig (Hibernian) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high from a direct free kick.

Samuel Stanton (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Paul Watson (Raith Rovers).

Attempt missed. Dominique Malonga (Hibernian) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top left corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Raith Rovers. Grant Anderson replaces Ryan Conroy.

Goal!

Goal! Raith Rovers 1, Hibernian 3. Dominique Malonga (Hibernian) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Paul Hanlon.

Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by Paul Watson.

Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by David McGurn.

Attempt saved. Jason Cummings (Hibernian) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Raith Rovers 1, Hibernian 2. Liam Fontaine (Hibernian) header from the left side of the six yard box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Scott Allan.

Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by Ross Callachan.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Callum Booth.

Attempt missed. Christian Nade (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Hibernian. Callum Booth replaces David Gray.

Booking

Liam Fontaine (Hibernian) is shown the yellow card.

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

Foul by Dougie Hill (Raith Rovers).

Substitution

Substitution, Hibernian. Samuel Stanton replaces Daniel Handling.

Attempt missed. Daniel Handling (Hibernian) header from the left side of the six yard box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by Dougie Hill.

Attempt missed. Mark Stewart (Raith Rovers) header from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Mark Stewart (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Mark Oxley.

Attempt saved. Jason Thomson (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the bottom right corner.

Hand ball by Martin Scott (Raith Rovers).

Lewis Stevenson (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Mark Stewart (Raith Rovers).

Attempt missed. Ross Callachan (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Foul by Liam Fontaine (Hibernian).

Martin Scott (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Second Half

Second Half begins Raith Rovers 1, Hibernian 1.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Hearts1614204383544
2Rangers17112438152335
3Hibernian1784529181128
4Queen of Sth178453022828
5Falkirk177552322126
6Dumbarton175481635-1919
7Raith Rovers175391936-1718
8Cowdenbeath1642101736-1914
9Alloa1733111528-1312
10Livingston1733111626-107
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