• Scottish Championship
  • Date: Sat 23 February 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: East End Park
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Morton

Morton

MacDonald 30" (P)

MacDonald 49"

Tidser 45"

Tidser 63"

Dunfermline Athletic vs Morton


Team Lineups

Dunfermline Athletic

1 Gallacher
2 Geggan
4 Dowie
5 Morris82"
3 McMillan
11 Wallace
6 Kane
8 Thomson
7 Cardle
10 Dargo
9 Barrowman
Substitutes
20 Hrivnak
12 Husband
14 El Bakhtaoui
15 Potter
16 Millen

Morton

1 Gaston
2 Taggart
5 Rutkiewicz
6 Reid
3 Dyer
7 McMenamin
8 Tidser45"63"
4 Bachirou
11 O'Brien
9 MacDonald30"49"
10 Hardie
Substitutes
20 Hutton
12 Weatherson
14 Graham
15 O'Ware
16 Campbell

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Scottish Championship

Dunfermline Athletic

L W L W L W D L

Morton

L L W W L W D W
Head to Head
Morton
4-2
Dunfermline 29-Dec-2012
Dunfermline
2-2
Morton 20-Oct-2012
Morton
0-2
Dunfermline 30-Apr-2011
Dunfermline
1-3
Morton 05-Mar-2011
Morton
2-1
Dunfermline 06-Nov-2010
Dunfermline
2-0
Morton 14-Aug-2010


Live Text Commentary
89:44
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Fouad Bachirou. Paul Gallacher restarts play with the free kick.

86:57
 

Short corner worked by Michael Tidser.

85:54
 

Ryan Thomson concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Tidser. Direct free kick taken by Michael Tidser.

84:32
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Ryan Wallace, Kevin Rutkiewicz makes a clearance.

81:55
Goal
 

Kevin Rutkiewicz concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Barrowman. A cross is delivered by Ryan Wallace, Callum Morris grabs a headed goal from close range. Dunfermline 1-4 Morton.Assist by Ryan Wallace.

80:44
 

Michael Tidser fouled by Stephen Husband, the ref awards a free kick. Scott Taggart takes the direct free kick.

79:19
 

Effort on goal by Stephen Husband from 30 yards. Comfortable save by Derek Gaston.

78:16
Substitution
 

(Morton) makes a substitution, with David Graham coming on for Martin Hardie.

76:36
 

Effort on goal by Faissal El Bakhtaoui from just inside the area clears the bar.

75:26
Substitution
 

Andrew Dowie is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Craig Dargo goes off and Faissal El Bakhtaoui comes on. Free kick taken by Derek Gaston.

73:57
 

Centre by Andrew Geggan, save by Derek Gaston.

72:55
Substitution
 

Archibald Campbell comes on in place of Colin McMenamin.

70:09
 

Joseph Cardle fouled by Michael Tidser, the ref awards a free kick. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Stephen Husband.

69:11
 

Peter Weatherson produces a curled left-footed shot from 18 yards.

68:36
 

The offside flag is raised against Peter Weatherson. Paul Gallacher takes the indirect free kick.

66:39
Substitution
 

(Dunfermline) makes a substitution, with Stephen Husband coming on for Christopher Kane.

65:30
 

Craig Dargo is adjudged to have handled the ball. Free kick taken by Craig Reid.

65:01
Substitution
 

Peter Weatherson is brought on as a substitute for Peter MacDonald.

63:38
Goal
 

Michael Tidser grabs a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Dunfermline 0-4 Morton.

63:19
 

Outswinging corner taken by Michael Tidser, Callum Morris manages to make a clearance.

61:32
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Peter MacDonald on Craig Dargo. Free kick crossed by Ryan Wallace, Scott Taggart manages to make a clearance.

59:49
 

A cross is delivered by Scott Taggart, Peter MacDonald takes a shot. Paul Gallacher makes a fantastic save.

58:47
 

William Dyer challenges Ryan Wallace unfairly and gives away a free kick. Paul Gallacher takes the free kick.

57:45
 

Michael Tidser takes a outswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Andrew Barrowman.

56:37
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ryan Wallace on William Dyer. Ryan Wallace receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. William Dyer restarts play with the free kick.

54:49
 

Foul by Joseph Cardle on Martin Hardie, free kick awarded. Scott Taggart restarts play with the free kick.

54:01
 

Colin McMenamin is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Callum Morris takes the free kick.

53:42
 

Ryan Thomson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David O'Brien. Martin Hardie restarts play with the free kick.

51:35
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Michael Tidser, Headed effort on goal by Kevin Rutkiewicz from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the goal.

51:22
 

The ball is swung over by Fouad Bachirou, Jordan McMillan gets a block in.

51:12
 

The ball is sent over by William Dyer.

50:54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Dargo on Michael Tidser. William Dyer takes the free kick.

49:25
Goal
 

Peter MacDonald finds the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Dunfermline 0-3 Morton.Assist by Michael Tidser.

47:19
 

The ball is crossed by Andrew Geggan, save by Derek Gaston.

45:40 +0.4
 

Foul by Joseph Cardle on Scott Taggart, free kick awarded. Scott Taggart takes the direct free kick.

45:39
Goal
 

Michael Tidser gets on the score sheet with a brilliant goal from long distance to the bottom left corner of the goal. Dunfermline 0-2 Morton.

43:10
Yellow card
 

Martin Hardie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ryan Wallace. Booking for Martin Hardie. Free kick crossed by Ryan Wallace, Kevin Rutkiewicz makes a clearance.

41:42
Goal
 

Penalty awarded for a foul by Fouad Bachirou on Joseph Cardle. Fouad Bachirou is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Penalty missed by Andrew Barrowman.

35:44
 

The ball is crossed by Ryan Wallace, Shot by Andrew Barrowman. Derek Gaston makes a brilliant save.

31:14
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Martin Hardie by Andrew Dowie results in a free kick. Andrew Geggan receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Jordan McMillan is booked. The referee shows Andrew Dowie a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Michael Tidser produces a cross, Effort from the edge of the penalty box by Peter MacDonald goes wide of the right-hand upright.

28:57
Goal
 

Fouad Bachirou fouled by Callum Morris, the ref awards a Penalty. Penalty taken right-footed by Peter MacDonald and scored. Dunfermline 0-1 Morton.

27:08
 

Ryan Wallace takes the inswinging corner, save by Derek Gaston.

25:32
 

Ryan Wallace decides to take a short corner.

25:22
 

Centre by Ryan Wallace, Scott Taggart makes a clearance.

24:35
 

Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Craig Dargo misses to the left of the goal.

24:25
 

The ball is swung over by Ryan Wallace, Martin Hardie manages to make a clearance.

23:49
 

Outswinging corner taken by Ryan Wallace from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Martin Hardie.

22:45
 

Martin Hardie fouled by Christopher Kane, the ref awards a free kick. Christopher Kane goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. William Dyer restarts play with the free kick.

21:38
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jordan McMillan by Martin Hardie. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Ryan Wallace.

19:52
 

Christopher Kane challenges Colin McMenamin unfairly and gives away a free kick. William Dyer restarts play with the free kick.

18:28
 

The ball is swung over by Craig Dargo, Derek Gaston makes a fantastic save.

17:28
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Ryan Wallace.

16:15
 

Unfair challenge on Ryan Thomson by Fouad Bachirou results in a free kick. Andrew Dowie restarts play with the free kick.

15:03
 

Michael Tidser takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Paul Gallacher makes a comfortable save.

12:36
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Christopher Kane on Fouad Bachirou. Michael Tidser crosses the ball in from the free kick, Ryan Thomson makes a clearance.

11:47
 

Ryan Thomson challenges David O'Brien unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by William Dyer.

10:38
 

Martin Hardie concedes a free kick for a foul on Jordan McMillan. Joseph Cardle delivers the ball, Headed effort on goal by Ryan Thomson from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the goal.

9:37
 

William Dyer gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ryan Wallace. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Ryan Wallace, Michael Tidser manages to make a clearance.

9:18
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Andrew Dowie. Save made by Derek Gaston.

8:56
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Ryan Wallace, clearance by Scott Taggart.

8:42
 

Corner taken right-footed by Ryan Wallace from the right by-line to the near post, William Dyer manages to make a clearance.

8:16
 

Ryan Thomson takes a shot. Save by Derek Gaston.

7:13
 

The offside flag is raised against Peter MacDonald. Free kick taken by Paul Gallacher.

5:59
 

Ryan Wallace delivers the ball.

4:25
 

The ball is delivered by Ryan Wallace, clearance made by Kevin Rutkiewicz.

3:32
 

A cross is delivered by Scott Taggart.

3:04
 

William Dyer crosses the ball, Andrew Dowie makes a clearance.

1:43
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Martin Hardie by Callum Morris. Scott Taggart takes the direct free kick.

Scottish Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Hearts 36 70 91
2 Hibernian 36 38 70
3 Rangers 36 30 67
4 Queen of South 36 17 60
5 Falkirk 36 0 53
6 Raith 36 -23 43
7 Dumbarton 36 -43 34
8 Livingston 36 -12 27
9 Alloa 36 -22 27
10 Cowdenbeath 36 -55 25

Full Scottish Championship Table