Scottish League Two
Queen's ParkQueen's Park0AlbionAlbion Rovers1

Queen's Park 0-1 Albion Rovers

Albion Rovers took a giant step towards the Scottish League Two title and promotion with a narrow away win at second-placed Queen's Park.

Gary Fisher's deflected strike moved Rovers seven points clear with six games remaining.

Earlier, the visitors' Edward Ferns and Darren Young hit the crossbar as Rovers started positively.

In the second half, Mark McGuigan was denied brilliantly by Queen's Park goalkeeper William Muir.

Line-ups

Queen's Park

  • 1Muir
  • 2MitchellBooked at 70mins
  • 5Quinn
  • 6Wharton
  • 3BurnsBooked at 40mins
  • 8MillerBooked at 20mins
  • 4Berry
  • 7WoodsBooked at 50mins
  • 10FraserSubstituted forHynesat 61'minutes
  • 11McElroySubstituted forFotheringhamat 45'minutes
  • 9McPhersonSubstituted forMooreat 61'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Moore
  • 14Hynes
  • 15MacGregor
  • 16Gibson
  • 17Fotheringham
  • 18McVey
  • 21Lochhead

Albion

  • 1Parry
  • 2Mullin
  • 5Dunlop
  • 6Dunlop
  • 3Turnbull
  • 4YoungSubstituted forPhillipsat 73'minutes
  • 11LoveSubstituted forCaddenat 58'minutes
  • 10Davidson
  • 8Fisher
  • 7Ferns
  • 9McGuiganSubstituted forGemmellat 80'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Phillips
  • 14Cadden
  • 15Chaplain
  • 16McKenzie
  • 18McCluskey
  • 19Gemmell
  • 21Hughes
Referee:
Grant Irvine
Attendance:
821

Match Stats

Home TeamQueen's ParkAway TeamAlbion
Possession
Home46%
Away54%
Shots
Home5
Away8
Shots on Target
Home1
Away5
Corners
Home11
Away4
Fouls
Home8
Away9

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Queen's Park 0, Albion Rovers 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Queen's Park 0, Albion Rovers 1.

  3. Post update

    Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Chris Cadden.

  4. Post update

    Darren Miller (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Gary Phillips (Albion Rovers).

  6. Post update

    Foul by Kevin Fotheringham (Queen's Park).

  7. Post update

    Kyle Turnbull (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  8. Post update

    Gavin Mitchell (Queen's Park) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  9. Post update

    Foul by Gary Phillips (Albion Rovers).

  10. Post update

    Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Josh Mullin.

  11. Post update

    Bryan Wharton (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  12. Post update

    Foul by John Gemmell (Albion Rovers).

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Albion Rovers. John Gemmell replaces Mark McGuigan.

  14. Post update

    Attempt missed. Bryan Wharton (Queen's Park) header from the centre of the box is too high.

  15. Post update

    Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Ross Davidson.

  16. Post update

    Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Ross Davidson.

  17. Post update

    Attempt saved. Ryan Hynes (Queen's Park) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the centre of the goal.

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Albion Rovers. Gary Phillips replaces Darren Young.

  19. Booking

    Gavin Mitchell (Queen's Park) is shown the yellow card.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Gavin Mitchell (Queen's Park).