Scottish Championship
Queen of SthQueen of the South3LivingstonLivingston1

Queen of the South 3-1 Livingston

Derek Lyle scores for Queen of the South against Livingston
Lyle re-gained the lead for Queens in the second half

Queen of the South moved level with third-place Hibernian in the Scottish Championship with victory over Livingston.

Andy Dowie powered in a header for Queens' opener but Livi were level by the break.

Jordan White made the most of a defensive mishap to equalise.

Queens lost goalkeeper Zander Clark to injury before Derek Lyle's strike put the hosts ahead again and Iain Russell made sure of the points with a shot.

Line-ups

Queen of Sth

  • 1ClarkSubstituted forAtkinsonat 52'minutes
  • 4Dowie
  • 5DurnanBooked at 86mins
  • 6Higgins
  • 3Holt
  • 12KiddBooked at 56mins
  • 18McShane
  • 11RussellBooked at 45minsSubstituted forDzierzawskiat 88'minutes
  • 17Carmichael
  • 10Reilly
  • 19LyleSubstituted forPatonat 78'minutes

Substitutes

  • 9Baird
  • 15Paton
  • 16Dzierzawski
  • 20Atkinson
  • 22Hooper
  • 24Smith
  • 28Pickard

Livingston

  • 1Jamieson
  • 5FordyceBooked at 80mins
  • 4MensingBooked at 72mins
  • 14GallagherBooked at 54mins
  • 31Rutherford
  • 11HippolyteSubstituted forOglebyat 76'minutes
  • 6Jacobs
  • 8O'BrienSubstituted forPraprotnikat 87'minutes
  • 19GlenSubstituted forRobertsonat 35'minutes
  • 18White
  • 20Mullen

Substitutes

  • 2Sives
  • 9Ogleby
  • 10Robertson
  • 15Praprotnik
  • 16Beaumont
  • 17McKenna
  • 21Grant
Referee:
Greg Aitken
Attendance:
1,940

Match Stats

Home TeamQueen of SthAway TeamLivingston
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home12
Away9
Shots on Target
Home4
Away6
Corners
Home8
Away2
Fouls
Home15
Away9

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Queen of the South 3, Livingston 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Queen of the South 3, Livingston 1.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Gavin Reilly (Queen of the South).

  4. Post update

    Shaun Rutherford (Livingston) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Post update

    Attempt missed. Michael Paton (Queen of the South) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

  6. Substitution

    Substitution, Queen of the South. Kevin Dzierzawski replaces Iain Russell.

  7. Substitution

    Substitution, Livingston. Nejc Praprotnik replaces Burton O'Brien.

  8. Booking

    Mark Durnan (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card.

  9. Post update

    Foul by Andy Dowie (Queen of the South).

  10. Post update

    Robert Ogleby (Livingston) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  11. Post update

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

  12. Post update

    Attempt saved. Robert Ogleby (Livingston) header from very close range is saved in the top centre of the goal.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Lewis Kidd (Queen of the South).

  14. Post update

    Daniel Mullen (Livingston) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  15. Booking

    Callum Fordyce (Livingston) is shown the yellow card.

  16. Post update

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

  17. Post update

    Foul by Burton O'Brien (Livingston).

  18. Post update

    Attempt saved. Robert Ogleby (Livingston) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, Queen of the South. Michael Paton replaces Derek Lyle.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Gavin Reilly (Queen of the South).