• Scottish Championship
  • Date: Sat 10 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Falkirk Stadium

Falkirk vs Hamilton Academical


Team Lineups

Falkirk

1 McGovern
2 Duffie
4 Dods
5 Wallace
3 Scobbie
7 Weatherston
6 Murdoch
8 Millar
11 Sibbald
9 El Alagui
10 Higginbotham
Substitutes
17 Bowman
12 Bennett
14 Alston
15 Fulton
16 Kingsley

Hamilton Academical

1 Christie
2 Kilday
4 Canning
6 McLaughlin
3 McBride
7 Imrie
5 Mensing
8 McAlister
11 Hendrie
9 Smith
10 Crawford
Substitutes
19 Hutton
12 Anderson
14 Currie
15 Paterson
16 Spence

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Scottish Championship

Falkirk

L W L W W L L D

Hamilton Academical

W W D D D W L L
Head to Head
Hamilton
0-1
Falkirk 01-Oct-2011
Hamilton
1-0
Falkirk 30-Apr-2005
Falkirk
1-1
Hamilton 12-Feb-2005
Hamilton
0-1
Falkirk 16-Oct-2004
Falkirk
1-1
Hamilton 14-Aug-2004
Falkirk
6-1
Hamilton 20-Mar-1999


Live Text Commentary
93:46 +3.46
 

Long range shot by Kallum Higginbotham goes wide right of the net.

92:25 +2.25
 

Shot by Mark Millar from a long way out goes over the crossbar.

92:13 +2.13
 

A cross is delivered by Thomas Scobbie, Simon Mensing manages to make a clearance.

88:41
 

Unfair challenge on Douglas Imrie by Stewart Murdoch results in a free kick. Martin Canning takes the direct free kick.

87:44
 

Centre by Stewart Murdoch, David Weatherston produces a right-footed shot from close in that clears the bar.

87:13
 

The ball is swung over by Jay Fulton, clearance by James McAlister.

86:22
 

Grant Anderson sends in a cross.

85:42
 

David Weatherston crosses the ball, Scott Christie makes a save.

85:17
 

Matthew Paterson concedes a free kick for a foul on Murray Wallace. Free kick taken by Thomas Scobbie.

84:30
 

Mark Millar produces a cross, Shot by Farid El Alagui.

82:20
 

Jay Fulton fouled by Grant Anderson, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Mark Millar from right channel.

81:25
Substitution
 

Kevin McBride gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kallum Higginbotham. Matthew Paterson replaces Gordon Smith. Mark Millar takes the free kick.

80:06
 

A cross is delivered by Kieran Duffie, clearance made by Mark McLaughlin.

78:52
 

David Weatherston delivers the ball, clearance by Mark McLaughlin.

77:03
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Gordon Smith misses to the left of the goal.

76:49
 

The ball is sent over by James McAlister, Murray Wallace manages to make a clearance.

76:13
 

Ali Crawford takes a shot. Blocked by Thomas Scobbie.

75:20
 

Corner taken by Mark Millar played to the near post, clearance made by Martin Canning.

75:14
 

The ball is crossed by Kieran Duffie, clearance made by Simon Mensing.

74:49
 

Grant Anderson delivers the ball, clearance by Darren Dods.

74:05
Substitution
 

Paul Currie on for Steven Hendrie.

72:53
 

The ball is sent over by James McAlister, Kieran Duffie makes a clearance.

72:04
 

Corner taken left-footed by Douglas Imrie, clearance by Farid El Alagui.

71:14
Substitution
 

The offside flag is raised against Thomas Scobbie. Jay Fulton comes on in place of Craig Sibbald. Scott Christie restarts play with the free kick.

67:37
 

Thomas Scobbie sends in a cross, Headed effort from inside the penalty area by Farid El Alagui misses to the right of the target.

65:44
 

Thomas Scobbie fouled by Simon Mensing, the ref awards a free kick. Simon Mensing goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Murray Wallace.

64:07
 

A cross is delivered by Kallum Higginbotham, clearance made by Martin Canning.

61:25
 

Kieran Duffie crosses the ball, Farid El Alagui produces a volleyed right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

60:25
 

The ball is delivered by David Weatherston, Scott Christie makes a save.

58:28
 

Outswinging corner taken by Mark Millar, Kallum Higginbotham produces a cross, save by Scott Christie.

56:59
 

The ball is delivered by Grant Anderson, save by Michael McGovern.

55:33
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Mark Millar, Header from deep inside the area by Stewart Murdoch goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

55:28
 

The ball is swung over by Kieran Duffie, blocked by Simon Mensing.

53:22
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stewart Murdoch on James McAlister. Martin Canning restarts play with the free kick.

49:25
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Farid El Alagui on Kevin McBride. Farid El Alagui receives a yellow card. Lee Kilday goes off and Grant Anderson comes on. Direct free kick taken by Martin Canning.

46:43 +1.43
 

David Weatherston takes a shot. Martin Canning gets a block in.

47:48
 

Kieran Duffie concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Hendrie. Direct free kick taken by Ali Crawford.

47:21
 

James McAlister challenges Mark Millar unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Michael McGovern.

46:49
Yellow card
 

Kevin McBride challenges Kallum Higginbotham unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kevin McBride shown a yellow card. Mark Millar restarts play with the free kick.

45:34
Yellow card
 

Mark Millar gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James McAlister. Booking for Mark Millar for unsporting behaviour. Martin Canning takes the free kick.

45:25
 

The ball is crossed by Thomas Scobbie, Martin Canning manages to make a clearance.

45:00
 

Outswinging corner taken by Mark Millar, A cross is delivered by Kallum Higginbotham, clearance made by Martin Canning.

44:55
 

The ball is delivered by Kieran Duffie.

43:45
 

Unfair challenge on James McAlister by Kallum Higginbotham results in a free kick. Scott Christie takes the direct free kick.

39:44
 

The referee blows for offside. Scott Christie takes the direct free kick.

38:44
 

Kallum Higginbotham fouled by Martin Canning, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Mark Millar.

38:15
 

Steven Hendrie is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Michael McGovern takes the direct free kick.

38:07
 

Centre by Douglas Imrie, clearance made by Kieran Duffie.

36:21
 

Foul by Thomas Scobbie on Douglas Imrie, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Ali Crawford, clearance made by Murray Wallace.

35:47
 

Foul by Farid El Alagui on Martin Canning, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Martin Canning.

35:12
 

Kallum Higginbotham takes a shot from long range which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

31:27
 

Mark Millar takes a shot. Martin Canning gets a block in.

31:00
 

The ball is crossed by Thomas Scobbie, Simon Mensing manages to make a clearance.

30:27
 

Simon Mensing challenges David Weatherston unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kieran Duffie restarts play with the free kick.

29:53
 

The ball is delivered by James McAlister, Steven Hendrie takes a shot. Kieran Duffie gets a block in.

29:34
 

David Weatherston crosses the ball, Scott Christie makes a save.

27:54
 

Thomas Scobbie delivers the ball, Kevin McBride makes a clearance.

26:00
 

Farid El Alagui challenges Kevin McBride unfairly and gives away a free kick. Scott Christie restarts play with the free kick.

25:33
 

Lee Kilday challenges Kallum Higginbotham unfairly and gives away a free kick. Michael McGovern takes the direct free kick.

24:55
 

Corner taken by Douglas Imrie from the right by-line played to the near post, Thomas Scobbie manages to make a clearance.

24:24
 

Steven Hendrie fouled by Farid El Alagui, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Simon Mensing.

23:30
 

Ali Crawford crosses the ball.

19:47
 

The ball is delivered by Murray Wallace, Scott Christie makes a save.

18:58
 

Kieran Duffie delivers the ball, clearance made by James McAlister.

17:44
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Farid El Alagui by Martin Canning. Mark Millar crosses the ball in from the free kick, Kevin McBride makes a clearance.

17:22
 

Gordon Smith challenges Murray Wallace unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Michael McGovern.

16:46
 

Foul by Thomas Scobbie on Gordon Smith, free kick awarded. Ali Crawford restarts play with the free kick.

16:06
 

A cross is delivered by Kallum Higginbotham, Mark McLaughlin manages to make a clearance.

14:58
 

Kallum Higginbotham has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide right of the target.

14:07
 

Kevin McBride takes a shot. Save by Michael McGovern.

13:35
 

Corner taken by Douglas Imrie from the right by-line to the near post, Murray Wallace makes a clearance.

12:54
 

Mark Millar concedes a free kick for a foul on Ali Crawford. Free kick crossed by Douglas Imrie, clearance by Farid El Alagui.

10:31
 

Kallum Higginbotham challenges James McAlister unfairly and gives away a free kick. Scott Christie takes the free kick.

9:36
 

Farid El Alagui takes a shot.

9:20
 

Mark Millar takes a shot. Blocked by Scott Christie.

8:21
 

David Weatherston crosses the ball.

7:39
 

A cross is delivered by Stewart Murdoch, save by Scott Christie.

7:13
 

Centre by Kieran Duffie, clearance made by Mark McLaughlin.

4:47
 

Unfair challenge on Douglas Imrie by Thomas Scobbie results in a free kick. Ali Crawford crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, clearance by Mark Millar.

2:02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Farid El Alagui by Mark McLaughlin. Direct free kick taken by Mark Millar.

1:32
 

Ali Crawford delivers the ball, Effort from deep inside the area by Mark McLaughlin clears the bar.

1:11
 

Ali Crawford decides to take the corner short.

:31
 

James McAlister challenges Kallum Higginbotham unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Mark Millar, clearance by Mark McLaughlin.

Scottish Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Hearts 35 70 90
2 Hibernian 35 35 67
3 Rangers 35 30 66
4 Queen of South 35 18 60
5 Falkirk 35 3 53
6 Raith 35 -23 42
7 Dumbarton 35 -43 33
8 Cowdenbeath 35 -52 25
9 Livingston 35 -13 24
10 Alloa 35 -25 24

Full Scottish Championship Table