• Scottish Championship
  • Date: Tue 21 February 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Firhill Stadium
Partick Thistle

Partick Thistle

Doolan 54"

Doolan 63"

Cairney 80" (P)

Cairney 89"

4 - 2
Ayr United

Ayr United

Parker 3"

McGowan 87"

Partick Thistle vs Ayr United


Team Lineups

Partick Thistle

1 Fox
2 O'Donnell
5 Cole
6 Archibald
3 Sinclair
7 Cairney80"89"
8 Rowson
4 Paton
11 Erskine
9 Doolan54"63"
10 Elliot
Substitutes
12 Scully
14 Stewart
15 Naismith
16 Bannigan
17 Robertson

Ayr United

1 Cuthbert
2 Robertson
4 Malone
5 Smith
3 Dodd
11 McGowan87"
6 Geggan
8 Tomsett
7 Moffat
9 Parker3"
10 Roberts
Substitutes
20 McWilliams
12 Wardlaw
14 McKernon
15 Robertson
16 Shankland

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Scottish Championship

Partick Thistle

W D W W D W D D

Ayr United

W L W L D L L L
Head to Head
Ayr
0-0
Partick 30-Nov-2011
Partick
4-0
Ayr 17-Sep-2011
Partick
0-1
Ayr 17-Apr-2010
Ayr
1-0
Partick 10-Mar-2010
Partick
2-0
Ayr 17-Oct-2009
Ayr
1-1
Partick 08-Aug-2009


Live Text Commentary
90:50 +0.5
Substitution
 

Stuart Bannigan comes on in place of Chris Erskine.

89:34
Goal
 

The ball is swung over by Kris Doolan, Paul Cairney scores a goal from close range low into the middle of the goal. Partick 4-2 Ayr.The assist for the goal came from Kris Doolan.

87:34
Goal
 

Micheal McGowan gets on the score sheet with a goal from a long way out to the bottom right corner of the goal. Partick 3-2 Ayr.The assist for the goal came from Adam Dodd.

87:16
 

Paul Paton challenges Gareth Wardlaw unfairly and gives away a free kick. Liam Tomsett restarts play with the free kick.

86:52
 

Stephen O'Donnell produces a cross, Christopher Smith manages to make a clearance.

86:28
 

Kal Naismith fouled by Liam Tomsett, the ref awards a free kick. Paul Cairney takes the free kick.

83:46
 

Corner taken right-footed by Micheal McGowan to the near post, clearance by David Rowson.

83:39
 

Keigan Parker delivers the ball, Darren Cole manages to make a clearance.

83:03
 

Micheal McGowan challenges Paul Cairney unfairly and gives away a free kick. Darren Cole takes the free kick.

81:19
 

Ross Robertson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Aaron Sinclair. David Rowson restarts play with the free kick. Ross Robertson goes into the book for unsporting behaviour.

80:45
Substitution
 

Jamie McKernon joins the action as a substitute, replacing Michael Moffat.

79:12
Goal
 

Paul Paton fouled by Ross Robertson, the ref awards a Penalty. Penalty taken right-footed by Paul Cairney and scored. Partick 3-1 Ayr.

77:50
 

Effort from outside the box by Chris Erskine goes wide right of the target.

77:34
 

The ball is swung over by Kal Naismith.

77:15
 

The ball is sent over by Aaron Sinclair, clearance by Christopher Smith.

76:34
 

Chris Erskine sends in a cross, clearance by Ross Robertson.

75:56
 

Foul by Kris Doolan on Christopher Smith, free kick awarded. Kevin Cuthbert takes the direct free kick.

74:44
 

Kris Doolan takes a shot. Save made by Kevin Cuthbert.

74:12
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Ross Robertson. Scott Fox restarts play with the free kick.

73:56
 

Kal Naismith is caught offside. Edward Malone restarts play with the free kick.

72:47
Substitution
 

Christie Elliot goes off and Kal Naismith comes on.

72:30
 

Chris Erskine produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.

70:56
 

Aaron Sinclair sends in a cross, Paul Paton produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.

69:59
 

The referee blows for offside against Keigan Parker. Free kick taken by Alan Archibald.

69:41
 

The ball is sent over by Aaron Sinclair, clearance made by Christopher Smith.

68:42
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mark Roberts by Darren Cole. (Ayr) makes a substitution, with Gareth Wardlaw coming on for Mark Roberts. Kevin Cuthbert takes the direct free kick.

68:27
 

The ball is swung over by Stephen O'Donnell, clearance by Christopher Smith.

66:54
 

Keigan Parker gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Aaron Sinclair. Free kick taken by David Rowson. Keigan Parker is cautioned.

64:55
 

Unfair challenge on Kris Doolan by Edward Malone results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Paul Cairney from left channel, Christopher Smith makes a clearance.

64:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Paton on Michael Moffat. Free kick taken by Christopher Smith.

63:14
Goal
 

Chris Erskine crosses the ball, Kris Doolan grabs a headed goal from close in. Partick 2-1 Ayr.Chris Erskine provided the assist for the goal.

62:12
 

Handball by Kris Doolan. Direct free kick taken by Michael Moffat.

61:33
 

Paul Paton concedes a free kick for a foul on Ross Robertson. Liam Tomsett restarts play with the free kick.

57:45
Substitution
 

Ross Robertson on for John Robertson.

56:11
 

Short corner taken by Paul Cairney.

56:05
 

Centre by Chris Erskine, blocked by Edward Malone.

54:46
Goal
 

Kris Doolan grabs a goal from just outside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Partick 1-1 Ayr.

54:12
 

The offside flag is raised against Keigan Parker. Scott Fox takes the free kick.

50:00
 

Inswinging corner taken by Paul Cairney from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by Edward Malone.

49:55
 

The ball is sent over by Aaron Sinclair, Christopher Smith manages to make a clearance.

48:24
 

Aaron Sinclair crosses the ball, clearance made by Andrew Geggan.

47:50
 

Stephen O'Donnell crosses the ball, save by Kevin Cuthbert.

47:24
 

Centre by Keigan Parker, Stephen O'Donnell makes a clearance.

46:57
 

A cross is delivered by Paul Paton.

46:40
 

The ball is crossed by Paul Cairney, clearance by Christopher Smith.

44:32
 

Micheal McGowan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Rowson. Alan Archibald takes the free kick.

43:04
 

Christie Elliot takes a shot. Save by Kevin Cuthbert. Christie Elliot takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

42:38
 

The ball is delivered by Christie Elliot.

42:13
 

Mark Roberts is caught offside. Scott Fox restarts play with the free kick.

40:17
 

The ball is swung over by Christie Elliot.

39:41
 

Paul Paton produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.

39:36
 

The ball is delivered by Paul Cairney, clearance by Micheal McGowan.

38:11
 

Shot by Aaron Sinclair missed to the left of the net.

37:14
 

The referee blows for offside. Direct free kick taken by Alan Archibald.

35:52
 

Foul by David Rowson on Micheal McGowan, free kick awarded. Edward Malone takes the free kick.

34:59
 

Aaron Sinclair delivers the ball.

32:50
 

David Rowson has an effort at goal. Save made by Kevin Cuthbert. A cross is delivered by Aaron Sinclair, clearance made by Adam Dodd. Corner from the right by-line taken by Chris Erskine, Aaron Sinclair takes a shot. Save by Kevin Cuthbert.

30:47
 

Stephen O'Donnell sends in a cross.

29:18
 

Liam Tomsett has an effort at goal. Darren Cole gets a block in.

28:50
 

Corner taken by Adam Dodd from the left by-line to the near post, David Rowson manages to make a clearance.

27:32
 

Darren Cole concedes a free kick for a foul on Keigan Parker. Micheal McGowan delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing.

26:47
 

Effort from just outside the box by Liam Tomsett goes over the bar.

24:57
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Chris Erskine.

24:46
 

Kris Doolan takes a shot. Save by Kevin Cuthbert.

24:05
 

Paul Paton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adam Dodd. Adam Dodd takes the direct free kick.

22:20
 

The offside flag is raised against Keigan Parker. Darren Cole takes the free kick.

20:45
 

Chris Erskine takes the inswinging corner, Mark Roberts manages to make a clearance.

19:49
 

The ball is crossed by Keigan Parker, Mark Roberts produces a left-footed shot from close range which goes wide of the left-hand post.

19:24
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kris Doolan on Andrew Geggan. Direct free kick taken by Liam Tomsett.

18:54
 

Liam Tomsett sends in a cross.

17:33
 

Mark Roberts challenges Paul Paton unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Alan Archibald.

15:23
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Christie Elliot on Christopher Smith. Free kick taken by Kevin Cuthbert.

14:26
 

The referee gives a free kick against Adam Dodd for handball. David Rowson takes the free kick.

13:56
 

A cross is delivered by Stephen O'Donnell, clearance by Micheal McGowan.

13:42
 

A cross is delivered by David Rowson, clearance made by Christopher Smith.

13:03
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Keigan Parker. Scott Fox takes the free kick.

11:57
 

Keigan Parker is caught offside. Free kick taken by Scott Fox.

11:11
 

Shot from 12 yards by Liam Tomsett. Clearance by Stephen O'Donnell.

10:58
 

Shot by Liam Tomsett from 12 yards. Save by Scott Fox.

7:27
 

Keigan Parker is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Stephen O'Donnell restarts play with the free kick.

6:50
 

Effort from just outside the area by Christie Elliot goes over the target.

3:52
Goal
 

Adam Dodd produces a cross, Keigan Parker fires in a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Partick 0-1 Ayr.The assist for the goal came from Adam Dodd.

3:01
 

The official flags Kris Doolan offside. Free kick taken by Kevin Cuthbert.

1:54
 

Foul by Christie Elliot on Andrew Geggan, free kick awarded. Liam Tomsett takes the direct free kick.

Scottish Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Hearts 36 70 91
2 Hibernian 36 38 70
3 Rangers 36 30 67
4 Queen of South 36 17 60
5 Falkirk 36 0 53
6 Raith 36 -23 43
7 Dumbarton 36 -43 34
8 Livingston 36 -12 27
9 Alloa 36 -22 27
10 Cowdenbeath 36 -55 25

Full Scottish Championship Table