• Scottish Championship
  • Date: Mon 02 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Almondvale Stadium
Livingston

Livingston

McNulty 65"

1 - 2
Falkirk

Falkirk

El Alagui 11"

Higginbotham 71"

Livingston vs Falkirk


Team Lineups

Livingston

1 McNeil
2 Ross
5 Barr
6 Watson
11 Barr
3 Jacobs
7 Fox
8 Jacobs
4 Fotheringham
9 Deuchar
10 McNulty65"
Substitutes
18 Murphy
12 Boulding
14 Russell
15 Scougall
16 Fordyce

Falkirk

1 McGovern
2 Duffie
4 Dods
5 Wallace
3 Scobbie
11 Sibbald
8 Millar
6 Fulton
7 Weatherston
9 El Alagui11"
10 Higginbotham71"
Substitutes
17 Bowman
12 Bennett
14 Kingsley
15 Fulton
16 Alston

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Scottish Championship

Livingston

W D L W W L L L

Falkirk

W L L D L D W W
Head to Head
Falkirk
4-3
Livingston 05-Nov-2011
Livingston
1-1
Falkirk 10-Sep-2011
Livingston
3-0
Falkirk 24-Apr-2001
Falkirk
1-0
Livingston 13-Jan-2001
Livingston
4-1
Falkirk 02-Dec-2000
Falkirk
3-2
Livingston 30-Sep-2000


Live Text Commentary
89:48
 

Paul Watson challenges Kallum Higginbotham unfairly and gives away a free kick. Paul Watson goes into the referee's book. Free kick taken by Mark Millar.

86:23
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Mark Fotheringham, Header from close in by Craig Barr misses to the right of the goal.

85:38
 

Farid El Alagui produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.

84:55
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Mark Fotheringham, clearance made by Dale Fulton.

84:32
 

Dale Fulton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robert Barr. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Mark Fotheringham from right channel, Farid El Alagui manages to make a clearance.

79:21
Substitution
 

Liam Fox leaves the field to be replaced by Rory Boulding.

79:16
 

The ball is sent over by Marc McNulty.

78:06
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mark Millar to the near post, clearance made by Robert Barr.

77:31
 

Iain Russell concedes a free kick for a foul on Kallum Higginbotham. Iain Russell is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Thomas Scobbie takes the free kick.

76:52
 

Mark Millar takes a shot. Andrew McNeil makes a fantastic save.

74:48
 

Kieran Duffie produces a cross, Callum Fordyce makes a clearance.

73:41
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Iain Russell by Dale Fulton. Free kick crossed right-footed by Mark Fotheringham.

70:28
Goal
 

Craig Barr gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Weatherston. Kallum Higginbotham finds the net with a shot from the free kick from 18 yards. Livingston 1-2 Falkirk.

69:04
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Mark Millar, Darren Dods takes a shot. Blocked by Callum Fordyce.

67:24
 

Kieran Duffie sends in a cross, Close range header by Farid El Alagui misses to the right of the goal.

66:54
 

The ball is delivered by Kieran Duffie, Craig Barr makes a clearance.

66:28
 

The ball is sent over by Mark Millar, save made by Andrew McNeil.

65:14
Goal
 

Goal scored by Marc McNulty from inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Livingston 1-1 Falkirk.Assist on the goal came from Iain Russell.

62:07
Substitution
 

Robert Barr produces a cross, Close range header by Callum Fordyce misses to the right of the goal. Jay Fulton leaves the field to be replaced by Dale Fulton.

59:51
 

Unfair challenge on Jay Fulton by Marc McNulty results in a free kick. Marc McNulty is cautioned. Thomas Scobbie takes the free kick.

56:46
 

Thomas Scobbie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robert Barr. Mark Fotheringham crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, clearance made by Thomas Scobbie.

56:07
 

Craig Sibbald sends in a cross, save made by Andrew McNeil.

54:06
 

Unfair challenge on Iain Russell by Kieran Duffie results in a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Mark Fotheringham from left wing.

52:32
 

Kallum Higginbotham takes a shot. Andrew McNeil makes a fantastic save.

51:17
 

Centre by Kallum Higginbotham, Craig Sibbald has a header from close in and clears the crossbar.

49:49
 

Farid El Alagui is ruled offside. Andrew McNeil restarts play with the free kick.

49:33
 

The official flags Farid El Alagui offside. Indirect free kick taken by Andrew McNeil.

47:18
 

Robert Barr crosses the ball, Headed effort from close range by Iain Russell bounces off the post.

46:48
 

Kieran Duffie crosses the ball, Andrew McNeil makes a save.

45:34
 

The referee blows for offside against Farid El Alagui. Free kick taken by Andrew McNeil.

45:02 +0.02
 

Thomas Scobbie fouled by Marc McNulty, the ref awards a free kick. Thomas Scobbie takes the direct free kick.

44:21
Substitution
 

Maurice Ross leaves the field to be replaced by Callum Fordyce.

44:02
 

Shot by David Weatherston. Save made by Andrew McNeil.

42:56
 

Kallum Higginbotham has an effort at goal. Save by Andrew McNeil.

40:22
 

The ball is delivered by Kieran Duffie, save by Andrew McNeil.

38:54
 

A cross is delivered by David Weatherston, Robert Barr makes a clearance.

35:51
 

Mark Millar takes a corner.

35:24
Substitution
 

Iain Russell is brought on as a substitute for Kenny Deuchar.

29:52
Yellow card
 

Darren Dods gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kenny Deuchar. Caution for Darren Dods. Kenny Deuchar goes into the referee's book. Strike on goal comes in from Mark Fotheringham from the free kick, save by Michael McGovern.

28:06
 

Murray Wallace fouled by Kenny Deuchar, the ref awards a free kick. Michael McGovern takes the indirect free kick.

26:03
 

Kyle Jacobs takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar.

24:23
 

The official flags Farid El Alagui offside. Free kick taken by Paul Watson.

20:07
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mark Millar to the near post, clearance made by Maurice Ross.

17:44
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kyle Jacobs by Mark Millar. The referee cautions Mark Millar for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed by Mark Fotheringham, clearance by Thomas Scobbie.

16:01
 

Keaghan Jacobs challenges Farid El Alagui unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Thomas Scobbie.

15:37
 

Foul by Mark Millar on Mark Fotheringham, free kick awarded. Mark Fotheringham takes the direct free kick.

14:34
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kallum Higginbotham on Mark Fotheringham. Mark Fotheringham takes the direct free kick.

11:54
Goal
 

Farid El Alagui finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close range. Livingston 0-1 Falkirk.Assist by David Weatherston.

11:12
 

Shot by Kallum Higginbotham. Andrew McNeil makes a fantastic save.

9:42
 

Maurice Ross crosses the ball, Headed effort from close range by Kenny Deuchar goes wide left of the goal.

7:32
 

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

6:07
 

Paul Watson takes a shot. Save by Michael McGovern.

5:29
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mark Fotheringham, clearance made by Darren Dods.

5:02
 

Mark Fotheringham takes a corner.

:5
 

Marc McNulty challenges Mark Millar unfairly and gives away a free kick. Michael McGovern takes the indirect free kick.

Scottish Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Rangers 3 7 9
2 Queen of South 3 5 9
3 Falkirk 3 2 7
4 Raith 3 5 6
5 Dumbarton 3 0 6
6 Hibernian 3 -1 3
7 Morton 3 -1 2
8 St Mirren 3 -3 1
9 Livingston 3 -5 0
10 Alloa 3 -9 0

Full Scottish Championship Table