Scottish League Two
Elgin3Queen's Park1

Scottish League 2: Elgin City 3-1 Queen's Park

Elgin City are in a Scottish League Two play-off position after beating Queen's Park 3-1 at home.

A 16-minute flurry of goals wrapped things up at Borough Briggs, with Brian Cameron's opener coming on 23 minutes.

However, Salim Kouider-Aissa scored the rebound from a saved penalty just three minutes later.

Elgin's Shane Sutherland responded immediately with a brace to take the Moray side into fourth in the league.

Line-ups

Elgin

  • 1McHale
  • 2Cooper
  • 5Bronsky
  • 6DingwallSubstituted forMcHardyat 86'minutes
  • 3SparkBooked at 52mins
  • 7MacKaySubstituted forMacEwanat 76'minutes
  • 8Cameron
  • 4McDonaldBooked at 72mins
  • 11Omar
  • 9HesterSubstituted forAitkenat 64'minutes
  • 10Sutherland

Substitutes

  • 12Loveland
  • 14McHardy
  • 15Aitken
  • 16MacEwan
  • 17Wilson
  • 19Sopel
  • 21Hoban

Queen's Park

  • 1Muir
  • 2Block
  • 4McGrory
  • 5Jamieson
  • 3SummersBooked at 14mins
  • 6GibsonBooked at 69minsSubstituted forFoyat 77'minutes
  • 8Lidouren
  • 7Agyeman
  • 10Galt
  • 11MooreBooked at 73minsSubstituted forMortimerat 76'minutes
  • 9Kouider-Aissa

Substitutes

  • 12Grant
  • 14Mortimer
  • 15Foy
  • 16Purdue
  • 17Clark
  • 18Main
  • 20Herraghty
Referee:
Scott Lambie
Attendance:
658

Match Stats

Home TeamElginAway TeamQueen's Park
Possession
Home55%
Away45%
Shots
Home15
Away7
Shots on Target
Home10
Away5
Corners
Home4
Away4
Fouls
Home14
Away17

Live Text

Match ends, Elgin City 3, Queen's Park 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Elgin City 3, Queen's Park 1.

Foul by Rory MacEwan (Elgin City).

Tommy Block (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Darryl McHardy replaces Russell Dingwall.

Attempt blocked. David Galt (Queen's Park) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Shane Sutherland (Elgin City) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Ciaran Summers.

Foul by Shane Sutherland (Elgin City).

Joffrey Lidouren (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen's Park. Cameron Foy replaces Scott Gibson.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Rory MacEwan replaces Daniel MacKay.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen's Park. William Mortimer replaces Kieran Moore.

Booking

Kieran Moore (Queen's Park) is shown the yellow card.

Matthew Aitken (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kieran Moore (Queen's Park).

Booking

Andrew McDonald (Elgin City) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Scott Gibson (Queen's Park) is shown the yellow card.

Shane Sutherland (Elgin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Scott Gibson (Queen's Park).

Foul by Rabin Omar (Elgin City).

Ciaran Summers (Queen's Park) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Russell Dingwall.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Matthew Aitken replaces Kane Hester.

Foul by Kane Hester (Elgin City).

Scott Gibson (Queen's Park) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt saved. Kane Hester (Elgin City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt saved. Russell Dingwall (Elgin City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Matthew Cooper.

Russell Dingwall (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Kieran Moore (Queen's Park).

Ciaran Summers (Queen's Park) hits the bar with a left footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the right from a direct free kick.

Booking

Euan Spark (Elgin City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Euan Spark (Elgin City).

Alfredo Agyeman (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Scott Gibson.

Foul by Brian Cameron (Elgin City).

David Galt (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Salim Kouider-Aissa (Queen's Park) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Second Half

Second Half begins Elgin City 3, Queen's Park 1.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Cove Rangers971128121622
2Cowdenbeath9702168821
3Edinburgh City96121813519
4Elgin103341412212
5Stenhousemuir93331114-312
6Annan Athletic9333915-612
7Queen's Park10235915-69
8Albion92251419-58
9Brechin9216815-77
10Stirling913559-46
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