• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Wed 26 December 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Fir Park Stadium
Motherwell

Motherwell

Hateley 8"

Murphy 30"

Higdon 54"

4 - 1
Aberdeen

Aberdeen

Hayes 33"

Motherwell vs Aberdeen


Team Lineups

Motherwell

1 Randolph
15 Ramsden
5 Hutchinson
19 Kerr
26 Francis-Angol
14 Lasley
6 Hateley8"
4 Law
11 Murphy30"
9 Higdon54"
8 Ojamaa
Substitutes
12 Hollis
3 Hammell
7 Humphrey
16 McHugh
17 Daley
18 Carswell
30 Cummins

Aberdeen

1 Langfield
21 Magennis
4 Anderson
22 Reynolds
3 Robertson
5 Rae
9 Vernon
23 Shaughnessy
10 McGinn
14 Fallon
11 Hayes33"
Substitutes
32 Brown
6 Considine
19 Megginson
24 Brown
25 Masson
34 McManus
38 Smith

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

Motherwell

D D W L L L L W

Aberdeen

D L D W W W W W
Head to Head
Aberdeen
3-3
Motherwell 23-Sep-2012
Motherwell
1-0
Aberdeen 17-Mar-2012
Aberdeen
1-2
Motherwell 19-Nov-2011
Motherwell
1-0
Aberdeen 24-Sep-2011
Motherwell
2-1
Aberdeen 02-Apr-2011
Aberdeen
1-2
Motherwell 15-Feb-2011


Live Text Commentary
85:31
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stewart Carswell on Andrew Considine. Jamie Langfield takes the free kick.

84:49
 

Foul by Johnny Hayes on Zaine Francis-Angol, free kick awarded. Darren Randolph restarts play with the free kick.

83:10
 

Unfair challenge on Mark Reynolds by Michael Higdon results in a free kick. Jamie Langfield takes the free kick.

80:07
Substitution
 

Robert McHugh on for Henrik Ojamaa. Nicky Law leaves the field to be replaced by Stewart Carswell. Declan McManus comes on in place of Rory Fallon.

77:43
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Henrik Ojamaa. Free kick taken by Mark Reynolds.

77:22
 

Shot by Henrik Ojamaa. Jamie Langfield makes a save.

75:27
 

Rory Fallon has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide left of the goal.

74:27
 

Clark Robertson concedes a free kick for a foul on Zaine Francis-Angol. Direct free kick taken by Fraser Kerr.

71:43
 

Jamie Murphy has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target.

69:57
 

Outswinging corner taken by Tom Hateley from the right by-line, clearance made by Scott Vernon.

69:42
 

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

69:05
 

Effort from outside the area by Andrew Considine goes wide right of the goal.

68:40
 

Corner taken left-footed by Johnny Hayes from the right by-line, Fraser Kerr manages to make a clearance.

67:53
 

Effort on goal by Scott Vernon from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

66:20
 

Andrew Considine concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Higdon. Nicky Law takes the direct free kick.

65:07
Goal
 

Clark Robertson gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Henrik Ojamaa. Clark Robertson booked. Penalty taken by Jamie Murphy is saved by Jamie Langfield. Motherwell 4-1 Aberdeen.

63:48
 

Keith Lasley takes a shot. Andrew Considine gets a block in.

62:14
 

Shot on goal by Jamie Murphy from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

59:39
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Henrik Ojamaa. Jamie Langfield takes the direct free kick.

59:05
 

Corner taken short by Johnny Hayes.

56:49
Substitution
 

(Aberdeen) makes a substitution, with Cameron Smith coming on for Joe Shaughnessy. Andrew Considine comes on in place of Russell Anderson.

54:26
Goal
 

Michael Higdon finds the net with a goal from inside the six-yard box high into the middle of the goal. Motherwell 4-1 Aberdeen.The assist for the goal came from Henrik Ojamaa.

53:46
 

Inswinging corner taken by Niall McGinn, save made by Darren Randolph.

53:32
 

The offside flag is raised against Michael Higdon. Scott Vernon takes the direct free kick.

53:19
 

Johnny Hayes takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Darren Randolph makes a save.

52:40
 

Niall McGinn takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, save by Darren Randolph.

50:47
 

Joe Shaughnessy concedes a free kick for a foul on Zaine Francis-Angol. Tom Hateley takes the free kick.

49:21
 

Corner taken by Tom Hateley.

48:31
 

The official flags Niall McGinn offside. Darren Randolph takes the free kick.

47:49
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Mark Reynolds by Michael Higdon results in a free kick. Booking for Michael Higdon for unsporting behaviour. Jamie Langfield restarts play with the free kick.

45:17
 

Scott Vernon takes a shot. Save by Darren Randolph.

45:01
Substitution
 

Adam Cummins joins the action as a substitute, replacing Simon Ramsden.

43:08
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Niall McGinn, save by Darren Randolph.

42:26
 

Johnny Hayes takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Michael Higdon manages to make a clearance.

41:42
 

Effort from inside the area by Niall McGinn misses to the left of the goal.

40:26
 

Fraser Kerr takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save made by Darren Randolph.

39:00
 

Gavin Rae has shot on goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

38:12
 

Shot from just outside the box by Tom Hateley goes over the bar.

34:19
 

Johnny Hayes fouled by Simon Ramsden, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Russell Anderson.

33:25
Goal
 

Goal scored by Johnny Hayes from just outside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Motherwell 2-1 Aberdeen.Assist on the goal came from Rory Fallon.

31:16
 

The offside flag is raised against Niall McGinn. Shaun Hutchinson takes the free kick.

30:03
Goal
 

Jamie Murphy finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Motherwell 2-0 Aberdeen.Assist by Henrik Ojamaa.

26:45
 

Unfair challenge on Scott Vernon by Henrik Ojamaa results in a free kick. Mark Reynolds takes the free kick.

22:13
 

Niall McGinn has an effort at goal. Darren Randolph makes a save.

21:36
 

Jamie Murphy decides to take the corner short.

21:18
 

Corner taken by Jamie Murphy.

20:58
 

Rory Fallon takes a shot. Save made by Darren Randolph.

20:19
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Niall McGinn. Darren Randolph takes the free kick.

18:27
 

Unfair challenge on Michael Higdon by Mark Reynolds results in a free kick. Shaun Hutchinson restarts play with the free kick.

18:11
 

Scott Vernon takes a shot. Keith Lasley gets a block in.

16:07
 

Unfair challenge on Fraser Kerr by Rory Fallon results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Darren Randolph.

15:05
 

Unfair challenge on Michael Higdon by Mark Reynolds results in a free kick. Fraser Kerr restarts play with the free kick.

14:39
 

The referee blows for offside against Jamie Murphy. Direct free kick taken by Mark Reynolds.

13:56
 

The referee penalises Clark Robertson for handball. Direct free kick taken by Fraser Kerr.

12:42
 

Keith Lasley challenges Niall McGinn unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Langfield.

12:07
 

Outswinging corner taken by Tom Hateley from the right by-line.

8:41
Goal
 

Tom Hateley scores a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Motherwell 1-0 Aberdeen.The assist for the goal came from Jamie Murphy.

6:25
 

Volleyed right-footed shot by Nicky Law.

6:06
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Tom Hateley.

5:36
 

Tom Hateley takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Rory Fallon.

5:05
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Josh Magennis goes wide of the right-hand upright.

3:24
 

Effort from inside the area by Niall McGinn misses to the right of the target.

1:14
 

Niall McGinn is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Shaun Hutchinson.

Scottish Premiership table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Celtic 6 10 16
2 Aberdeen 5 8 15
3 Hearts 6 7 15
4 Hamilton 5 5 10
5 Ross County 6 4 10
6 Dundee 6 2 8
7 Motherwell 6 -4 6
8 St Johnstone 6 -3 5
9 Dundee Utd 6 -6 4
10 Inverness CT 6 -5 3

Full Scottish Premiership Table