• Scottish Communities League Cup
  • Date: Tue 25 September 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Tynecastle Stadium
Hearts

Hearts

Grainger 44"

Zaliukas 69"

Zaliukas 73"

3 - 1
Livingston

Livingston

McNulty 55"

Hearts vs Livingston


Team Lineups

Hearts

1 MacDonald
4 McGowan
5 Barr
26 Zaliukas69"73"
3 Grainger44"
7 Stevenson
10 Taouil
11 Driver
8 Robinson
18 Novikovas
33 Paterson
Substitutes
21 Enckelman
9 Sutton
12 Smith
19 McGowan
37 Carrick

Livingston

1 McNeil
2 Docherty
4 Watson
5 Barr
3 Tena
7 Andreu
10 Scougall
6 Jacobs
8 Russell
9 McNulty55"
11 Morton
Substitutes
17 Jamieson
12 Fordyce
14 Gray
15 Easton
16 Downie

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Scottish Communities League Cup

Hearts

L D D W L W L W

Livingston

L W W L D W L W


Live Text Commentary
90:21 +0.21
 

Outswinging corner taken by Anthony Andreu from the right by-line, Dale Carrick manages to make a clearance.

88:23
 

Arvydas Novikovas produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post.

86:15
 

Marc McNulty takes a shot. Comfortable save by Jamie MacDonald.

84:17
Substitution
 

Arvydas Novikovas fouled by Anthony Andreu, the ref awards a free kick. Dylan Easton replaces Iain Russell. Shot from just outside the box by Daniel Grainger goes over the bar.

82:28
Substitution
 

Ross Gray on for Jordan Morton. Dale Carrick is brought on as a substitute for Andrew Driver.

80:48
Substitution
 

(Hearts) makes a substitution, with John Sutton coming on for Callum Paterson.

79:42
 

Marc McNulty gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marius Zaliukas. Free kick taken by Marius Zaliukas.

76:48
 

Unfair challenge on Jordan Morton by Ryan Stevenson results in a free kick. The referee books Ryan Stevenson for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Anthony Andreu.

75:17
Substitution
 

Effort on goal by Callum Paterson from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target. Callum Fordyce replaces Garcia Tena.

74:18
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Garcia Tena on Ryan McGowan. Direct free kick taken by Daniel Grainger.

72:36
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Ryan Stevenson from the left by-line, Marius Zaliukas scores a headed goal from close range. Hearts 3-1 Livingston.Assist on the goal came from Ryan Stevenson.

71:07
 

Arvydas Novikovas has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.

70:23
Yellow card
 

Jordan Morton is shown a yellow card for dissent.

68:11
Goal
 

Corner taken left-footed by Daniel Grainger from the right by-line, Paul Watson manages to make a clearance. Corner taken right-footed by Ryan Stevenson from the left by-line, Andrew McNeil manages to make a clearance. Marius Zaliukas gets on the score sheet with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Hearts 2-1 Livingston.

65:13
 

Ryan Stevenson takes a corner.

64:19
 

Ryan Stevenson takes a shot. Save by Andrew McNeil.

63:26
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Barr by Callum Paterson. Indirect free kick taken by Andrew McNeil.

63:00
 

Stefan Scougall fouled by Ryan Stevenson, the ref awards a free kick. Jordan Morton takes the indirect free kick.

62:02
 

Ryan Stevenson produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.

57:46
 

Mehdi Taouil takes a shot. Save by Andrew McNeil. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Daniel Grainger. Effort from deep inside the area by Marius Zaliukas misses to the left of the goal.

57:12
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ross Docherty on Arvydas Novikovas. Daniel Grainger takes the free kick.

55:48
Goal
 

Marc McNulty finds the back of the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Hearts 1-1 Livingston.

53:40
 

Unfair challenge on Andrew Driver by Garcia Tena results in a free kick. Daniel Grainger restarts play with the free kick, Darren Barr takes a shot. Save by Andrew McNeil. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Daniel Grainger from the right by-line. Unfair challenge on Craig Barr by Darren Barr results in a free kick. Andrew McNeil restarts play with the free kick.

52:48
 

Iain Russell takes a shot.

51:04
 

Arvydas Novikovas is ruled offside. Anthony Andreu takes the free kick.

49:53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Darren Barr on Jordan Morton. Direct free kick taken by Jordan Morton.

48:04
 

Headed effort from inside the area by Scott Robinson misses to the right of the target.

44:32
Goal
 

Daniel Grainger scores a goal from outside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Hearts 1-0 Livingston.

43:20
 

Marc McNulty is ruled offside. Marius Zaliukas restarts play with the free kick.

40:39
 

Corner taken left-footed by Daniel Grainger, clearance made by Paul Watson.

37:29
 

Corner taken left-footed by Daniel Grainger from the right by-line, Garcia Tena manages to make a clearance.

37:01
 

Iain Russell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ryan McGowan. Mehdi Taouil restarts play with the free kick.

34:50
 

Anthony Andreu takes a shot. Jamie MacDonald makes a save. Anthony Andreu takes a corner.

34:26
 

Anthony Andreu fouled by Callum Paterson, the ref awards a free kick. Craig Barr takes the free kick.

32:14
 

Scott Robinson takes a shot. Andrew McNeil makes a save. Inswinging corner taken by Ryan Stevenson from the left by-line, clearance by Garcia Tena.

31:46
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Darren Barr on Craig Barr. Andrew McNeil takes the indirect free kick.

31:01
 

Scott Robinson takes a shot. Andrew McNeil makes a save. Corner from left by-line taken by Daniel Grainger.

28:54
 

Foul by Marius Zaliukas on Stefan Scougall, free kick awarded. Marius Zaliukas is cautioned. Shot comes in from Jordan Morton from the free kick. Andrew Driver produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar.

27:56
 

Ryan Stevenson concedes a free kick for a foul on Anthony Andreu. Indirect free kick taken by Andrew McNeil.

27:30
 

Anthony Andreu concedes a free kick for a foul on Scott Robinson. Ryan Stevenson takes the direct free kick.

26:52
 

Arvydas Novikovas takes a shot. Save by Andrew McNeil.

25:04
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Garcia Tena on Ryan McGowan. Free kick taken by Daniel Grainger. Booking for Garcia Tena. Corner taken left-footed by Daniel Grainger from the left by-line to the near post, Iain Russell manages to make a clearance.

24:01
 

Shot by Scott Robinson from a long way out goes over the net.

21:54
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ryan Stevenson by Jordan Morton. Daniel Grainger takes the indirect free kick.

18:04
 

Corner taken right-footed by Scott Robinson to the near post, Iain Russell manages to make a clearance.

14:53
 

Shot on goal by Darren Barr from long range goes harmlessly over the target.

13:06
 

Daniel Grainger takes the outswinging corner, clearance made by Paul Watson.

12:20
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Andrew McNeil.

10:15
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ross Docherty on Arvydas Novikovas. Daniel Grainger takes the free kick.

8:36
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Callum Paterson by Craig Barr. Craig Barr is shown a yellow card. Daniel Grainger restarts play with the free kick.

8:00
 

Marc McNulty has an effort at goal from the edge of the box that misses to the right of the target.

5:15
 

Close range headed effort by Arvydas Novikovas misses to the right of the goal.

4:48
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Marc McNulty on Marius Zaliukas. Marius Zaliukas takes the free kick.

3:15
 

Shot from long range by Jordan Morton goes wide of the left-hand post.