• Scottish Championship
  • Date: Sat 03 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Falkirk Stadium
Falkirk

Falkirk

El Alagui 57"

1 - 0

Falkirk vs Morton


Team Lineups

Falkirk

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

Morton

1 Cervi
2 Evans
4 Smyth
5 Graham
3 O'Ware
7 Di Giacomo
6 Young
8 McGeouch
11 O'Brien
10 Jackson
9 Weatherson
Substitutes
20 Deans
12 MacDonald
14 Campbell
15 McCann
16 Fitzharris

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Scottish Championship

Falkirk

D D W D W L W L

Morton

L L W W L W D W
Head to Head
Morton
3-2
Falkirk 24-Sep-2011
Morton
2-2
Falkirk 02-Apr-2011
Morton
0-0
Falkirk 01-Mar-2011
Falkirk
1-0
Morton 12-Feb-2011
Falkirk
2-1
Morton 18-Sep-2010
Morton
2-1
Falkirk 28-Apr-2001

Live Text Commentary
91:25 +1.25
 

Centre by Thomas O'Ware, Rhys Bennett manages to make a clearance.

89:53
 

Stewart Murdoch challenges Peter MacDonald unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Darren McGeouch, Kieran Duffie makes a clearance.

88:39
Substitution
 

Kallum Higginbotham leaves the field to be replaced by Rhys Bennett.

86:51
 

Marc Smyth challenges Farid El Alagui unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Michael McGovern.

86:27
 

Peter MacDonald takes a shot. Michael McGovern makes a save.

85:35
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Derek Young by Kallum Higginbotham. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Derek Young, Michael McGovern makes a save.

84:31
 

Foul by Farid El Alagui on Marc Smyth, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Dominic Cervi.

82:25
 

The ball is crossed by David Weatherston, Stephen Kingsley takes a shot. Save made by Dominic Cervi.

81:12
 

Corner taken by Mark Millar from the right by-line, Darren Dods challenges Andy Graham unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Dominic Cervi.

78:00
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Sean Fitzharris, David O'Brien takes a shot. Darren Dods gets a block in.

77:41
 

The ball is swung over by Sean Fitzharris, Kieran Duffie manages to make a clearance.

76:45
 

Kieran Duffie concedes a free kick for a foul on David O'Brien. Thomas O'Ware restarts play with the free kick.

76:11
 

The ball is crossed by Kallum Higginbotham.

73:48
Substitution
 

(Morton) makes a substitution, with Peter MacDonald coming on for Andrew Jackson. Sean Fitzharris on for Paul Di Giacomo. Peter Weatherson leaves the field to be replaced by Archie Campbell. The ball is swung over by Marc Smyth, Thomas Scobbie manages to make a clearance.

72:27
 

Inswinging corner taken by Darren McGeouch from the left by-line, clearance by Farid El Alagui.

72:22
 

Centre by Thomas O'Ware, Kieran Duffie gets a block in.

71:55
 

Shot from 18 yards by Farid El Alagui. Save made by Dominic Cervi.

70:44
 

Kallum Higginbotham produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the bar.

69:38
 

Corner taken by Derek Young, Foul by Marc Smyth on Murray Wallace, free kick awarded. Michael McGovern takes the indirect free kick.

68:32
Substitution
 

Craig Sibbald goes off and Stephen Kingsley comes on.

66:43
 

Darren McGeouch has an effort at goal from outside the box which misses left.

64:49
 

The official flags David Weatherston offside. Indirect free kick taken by Thomas O'Ware.

64:16
 

David O'Brien produces a left-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses left.

63:57
 

The referee blows for offside against Farid El Alagui. Andy Graham restarts play with the free kick.

63:35
 

Peter Weatherson takes a shot. Blocked by Darren Dods.

61:24
 

Corner taken by David O'Brien from the right by-line, Andy Graham takes a shot. Save made by Michael McGovern.

57:11
Goal
 

David Weatherston delivers the ball, Farid El Alagui scores a goal from close range to the top right corner of the goal. Falkirk 1-0 Morton.David Weatherston provided the assist for the goal.

54:52
 

The referee blows for offside. Mark Millar restarts play with the free kick.

53:35
Substitution
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mark Millar, Murray Wallace challenges Marc Smyth unfairly and gives away a free kick. David Weatherston replaces Jay Fulton. Dominic Cervi restarts play with the free kick.

49:42
 

Mark Millar takes a shot. Save made by Dominic Cervi.

48:00
 

Murray Wallace challenges Andrew Jackson unfairly and gives away a free kick. The ball is swung over by Thomas O'Ware, Andrew Jackson produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

46:52
 

Thomas Scobbie produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.

46:08
 

Andrew Jackson crosses the ball, save by Michael McGovern.

43:15
 

Handball decision goes against Andrew Jackson. Free kick taken by Michael McGovern.

41:05
 

Inswinging corner taken by David O'Brien from the right by-line, Headed effort from inside the area by Marc Smyth misses to the left of the target.

40:44
 

Darren McGeouch takes a shot. Michael McGovern makes a save.

39:14
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Farid El Alagui misses to the right of the goal.

38:54
 

Stewart Murdoch takes a shot. Darren McGeouch gets a block in.

38:22
 

Unfair challenge on Mark Millar by Grant Evans results in a free kick. Murray Wallace restarts play with the free kick.

37:45
 

The ball is crossed by Grant Evans, Andrew Jackson has a headed effort at goal from just inside the penalty area that misses to the right of the goal.

36:43
 

The ball is delivered by Kieran Duffie.

35:48
 

A cross is delivered by Kallum Higginbotham, save made by Dominic Cervi.

34:49
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Mark Millar.

34:38
 

The ball is crossed by Jay Fulton, Grant Evans makes a clearance.

33:30
 

Shot by Kieran Duffie from outside the box goes over the net.

31:35
 

The ball is crossed by Darren McGeouch.

31:08
 

Mark Millar gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Di Giacomo. Indirect free kick taken by Thomas O'Ware.

30:21
 

Paul Di Giacomo challenges Kieran Duffie unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Michael McGovern.

29:56
 

The ball is sent over by David O'Brien, clearance made by Murray Wallace.

28:11
 

Unfair challenge on Stewart Murdoch by Darren McGeouch results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Thomas Scobbie.

27:46
 

Mark Millar sends in a cross, save by Dominic Cervi.

27:32
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Mark Millar from the left by-line, clearance made by Derek Young.

27:22
 

Effort from 20 yards by Kallum Higginbotham. Andy Graham gets a block in.

26:35
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Darren McGeouch, Darren Dods makes a clearance.

26:12
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Darren McGeouch. Save by Michael McGovern.

24:37
 

Peter Weatherson takes a shot. Michael McGovern makes a save.

24:24
 

David O'Brien produces a cross, clearance made by Darren Dods.

21:49
 

Jay Fulton sends in a cross.

16:53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mark Millar on David O'Brien. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Darren McGeouch from left wing, save by Michael McGovern.

15:53
 

Foul by Thomas Scobbie on Andrew Jackson, free kick awarded. Andy Graham takes the indirect free kick.

15:39
 

Corner taken by Stewart Murdoch from the right by-line.

15:27
 

Craig Sibbald has an effort at goal from 18 yards. Marc Smyth gets a block in.

14:46
 

A cross is delivered by Jay Fulton, Andy Graham gets a block in. Corner taken right-footed by Mark Millar.

12:01
 

The ball is sent over by Thomas Scobbie.

9:49
 

Mark Millar decides to take a short corner, Kallum Higginbotham produces a cross, Marc Smyth manages to make a clearance.

9:30
 

The ball is swung over by Peter Weatherson, Murray Wallace gets a block in.

8:16
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Paul Di Giacomo. Save made by Michael McGovern.

7:56
 

Craig Sibbald delivers the ball, save by Dominic Cervi.

7:31
 

Andrew Jackson takes a shot from 18 yards. Save made by Michael McGovern.

5:18
 

Peter Weatherson has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

4:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Murray Wallace on Peter Weatherson. Shot comes in from Peter Weatherson from the free kick, save made by Michael McGovern.

2:55
 

Farid El Alagui takes a shot. Dominic Cervi makes a save.

:20
 

Farid El Alagui is penalised for a handball. Free kick taken by Marc Smyth.

Scottish Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Hearts 30 68 81
2 Hibernian 30 28 55
3 Rangers 29 26 55
4 Queen of South 30 12 47
5 Falkirk 30 3 46
6 Raith 30 -11 42
7 Dumbarton 30 -33 33
8 Alloa 31 -22 20
9 Cowdenbeath 30 -54 19
10 Livingston 30 -17 14

Full Scottish Championship Table