Hamilton 2-0 Falkirk: Match Report

26 October 2013 05:31
Hamilton 2-0 Falkirk: Match Report - view commentary, squad, and statistics of the game as it happened.

Andreu keeps Accies on track

Anthony Andreu's second goal in three matches set Scottish Championship leaders Hamilton on their way to a 2-0 home victory over Falkirk.

Andreu struck after 21 minutes as Accies remained unbeaten at New Douglas Park in the league this season, with a late second goal from substitute Louis Longridge inflicting a third straight away loss on the Bairns.

Michael Devlin went close for the hosts with a early header and goalkeeper Michael McGovern denied Alister Crawford.

Andreu latched on to Mickael Antoine-Curier's pass from inside his own half before firing a low, right-foot shot past McGovern to open the scoring.

Falkirk responded as half-time approached with Kevin Cuthbert saving from Rory Loy and then Craig Sibbald.

Andreu missed a chance to extend Hamilton's lead while Conor McGrandles shot wide as the visitors chased an equaliser.

But Longridge sealed victory in the 89th minute with a 18-yard shot after Falkirk failed to clear Crawford's free-kick.

Source: PA