Scottish League Two
Queen's ParkQueen's Park2ArbroathArbroath1

Queen's Park 2-1 Arbroath

Queen's Park moved to within three points of Scottish League Two leaders Arbroath by beating the Red Lichties at Hampden.

Paul Woods' right-foot strike gave the Spiders an early advantage at the national stadium.

Sean Burns netted with a left-foot shot to double Queen's Park's lead before the 20-minute mark.

Bobby Linn scored from outside the box in stoppage time but it proved only to be consolation for Arbroath.

Line-ups

Queen's Park

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Muir
  • 2Rooney
  • 5Quinn
  • 6Wharton
  • 3Slattery
  • 4Berry
  • 8Miller
  • 7WoodsBooked at 27mins
  • 10FraserSubstituted forFotheringhamat 75'minutes
  • 11Burns
  • 9McPhersonSubstituted forHynesat 37'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Carter
  • 14McElroy
  • 15Fotheringham
  • 16MacGregor
  • 17Mitchell
  • 18Hynes
  • 20Lochhead

Arbroath

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1McCallum
  • 2Little
  • 4McGeever
  • 5McBride
  • 3JohnstoneSubstituted forLowdonat 67'minutes
  • 7Linn
  • 8Hunter
  • 6Whatley
  • 11Easton
  • 9SmithSubstituted forBuchanat 56'minutes
  • 10MurraySubstituted forStewartat 81'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Buchan
  • 14Lowdon
  • 15Lindsay
  • 16Stewart
  • 20Wilson
Referee:
George Salmond
Attendance:
729

Match Stats

Home TeamQueen's ParkAway TeamArbroath
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home13
Away12
Shots on Target
Home3
Away6
Corners
Home4
Away8
Fouls
Home3
Away8

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Queen's Park 2, Arbroath 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Queen's Park 2, Arbroath 1.

  3. Goal!

    Goal! Queen's Park 2, Arbroath 1. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Adam Hunter.

  4. Post update

    Sean Burns (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Adam Hunter (Arbroath).

  6. Post update

    Attempt saved. Dylan Easton (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  7. Substitution

    Substitution, Arbroath. Keiran Stewart replaces Simon Murray.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Vincent Berry (Queen's Park).

  9. Post update

    Simon Murray (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  10. Post update

    Attempt missed. Kevin Fotheringham (Queen's Park) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

  11. Post update

    Attempt missed. Ryan Hynes (Queen's Park) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, Queen's Park. Kevin Fotheringham replaces Shaun Fraser.

  13. Post update

    Attempt missed. Simon Murray (Arbroath) left footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

  14. Post update

    Paul Woods (Queen's Park) hits the right post with a right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box.

  15. Post update

    Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Marc McCallum.

  16. Post update

    Attempt saved. Ryan Hynes (Queen's Park) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  17. Post update

    Attempt saved. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Arbroath. Jordan Lowdon replaces Craig Johnstone.

  19. Post update

    Attempt missed. Sean Burns (Queen's Park) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

  20. Post update

    Simon Murray (Arbroath) hits the left post with a right footed shot from very close range.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Arbroath20142447212644
2Queen's Park21125432151741
3Albion19124331121940
4Berwick2076737271027
5Annan Athletic217682830-227
6East Fife195682528-321
7Montrose2155112544-1920
8Clyde2054112236-1419
9East Stirlingshire2061132245-2319
10Elgin174581829-1117
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