• Scottish Championship
  • Date: Sat 15 December 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Firhill Stadium
Partick Thistle

Partick Thistle

Bannigan 20"

Lawless 31"

Craig 86"

3 - 2
Raith Rovers

Raith Rovers

Spence 12"

Graham 80"

Partick Thistle vs Raith Rovers


Team Lineups

Partick Thistle

1 Smith
2 Muirhead
5 Balatoni
6 Archibald
3 Sinclair
7 Lawless31"
4 Paton
8 Bannigan20"
10 Forbes
11 Erskine
9 Craig86"
Substitutes
12 Scully
14 Doolan
15 McGuigan
16 Murray
17 Rowson

Raith Rovers

1 Laidlaw
2 Thomson
4 Ellis
3 Malone
5 Hill
7 Anderson
6 Hamill
8 Walker
11 Smith
9 Graham80"
10 Spence12"
Substitutes
17 McGurn
12 Clarke
14 Anderson
15 Callachan
16 Donaldson

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Scottish Championship

Partick Thistle

W D W W D W D D

Raith Rovers

W W L L L L L D
Head to Head
Raith
1-1
Partick 29-Sep-2012
Partick
1-1
Raith 14-Apr-2012
Raith
2-1
Partick 25-Feb-2012
Partick
0-1
Raith 17-Dec-2011
Raith
2-0
Partick 15-Oct-2011
Partick
3-0
Raith 07-May-2011


Live Text Commentary
92:43 +2.43
 

Brian Graham has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

90:05 +0.05
 

Mark McGuigan fouled by Laurence Ellis, the ref awards a free kick. Laurence Ellis goes into the book. Ross Forbes takes the free kick.

88:06
 

Foul by Steven Craig on Douglas Hill, free kick awarded. Laurence Ellis takes the free kick.

85:39
Goal
 

Mark McGuigan takes a shot. Clearance by Edward Malone. Corner taken by Ross Forbes, Steven Craig grabs a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Partick 3-2 Raith.The assist for the goal came from Ross Forbes.

84:04
 

Centre by Aaron Muirhead.

83:20
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Mark McGuigan. Indirect free kick taken by Ross Laidlaw.

83:11
 

The ball is delivered by Jason Thomson, Conrad Balatoni makes a clearance.

82:20
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Brian Graham by Alan Archibald. Alan Archibald is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Douglas Hill takes the free kick.

80:06
Goal
 

Shot by Greig Spence from deep inside the box hits the post. Brian Graham finds the net with a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Partick 2-2 Raith.Assist on the goal came from Greig Spence.

79:36
 

The ball is sent over by Grant Anderson, Conrad Balatoni makes a clearance.

78:58
 

Shot from outside the area by Steven Lawless misses to the left of the goal.

78:32
 

Ross Forbes takes a outswinging corner to the near post, Allan Walker makes a clearance.

78:22
 

The ball is swung over by Aaron Muirhead, Douglas Hill manages to make a clearance.

78:07
 

A cross is delivered by Aaron Muirhead, clearance made by Jason Thomson.

76:50
 

Douglas Hill concedes a free kick for a foul on Mark McGuigan. Strike comes in from Ross Forbes from the free kick, Ross Laidlaw makes a save.

76:17
 

Unfair challenge on Aaron Sinclair by Greig Spence results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Alan Archibald.

75:43
Substitution
 

Patrick Clarke on for David Smith.

73:53
 

Aaron Sinclair takes a shot. Douglas Hill gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Ross Forbes, Conrad Balatoni takes a shot. Save by Ross Laidlaw.

70:12
 

Steven Lawless takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.

68:32
Substitution
 

Mark McGuigan replaces Christopher Erskine.

67:29
 

Unfair challenge on Edward Malone by Steven Lawless results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Edward Malone.

67:05
 

A cross is delivered by Paul Paton, save made by Ross Laidlaw.

66:14
 

Joseph Hamill delivers the ball, Ross Forbes makes a clearance.

65:08
 

Allan Walker takes a shot. Conrad Balatoni gets a block in. Corner taken left-footed by David Smith from the left by-line, Conrad Balatoni makes a clearance. David Smith delivers the ball, clearance made by Paul Paton. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Joseph Hamill, clearance made by Conrad Balatoni.

63:58
 

Steven Craig takes a shot. Blocked by Douglas Hill.

63:29
 

David Smith crosses the ball, save by Graeme Smith.

63:02
 

Corner taken right-footed by David Smith from the left by-line to the near post, Conrad Balatoni makes a clearance.

62:03
 

Steven Craig crosses the ball.

61:06
 

Corner taken by Ross Forbes, clearance by Douglas Hill.

59:30
 

The ball is swung over by Jason Thomson, Header by Brian Graham from inside the area hits the post.

58:09
Yellow card
 

Jason Thomson challenges Aaron Sinclair unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jason Thomson is given a yellow card. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Ross Forbes, clearance by Allan Walker.

55:07
 

Greig Spence takes a shot. Save by Graeme Smith. Brian Graham has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

54:26
 

The ball is crossed by Aaron Muirhead.

53:09
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Steven Craig. Laurence Ellis restarts play with the free kick.

51:58
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven Craig by Douglas Hill. Ross Forbes restarts play with the free kick.

51:32
 

The official flags Brian Graham offside. Graeme Smith takes the free kick.

51:02
 

The ball is crossed by Ross Forbes.

50:35
 

Aaron Muirhead crosses the ball, Laurence Ellis makes a clearance.

49:08
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Brian Graham by Alan Archibald. Brian Graham has an effort direct from the free kick, save by Graeme Smith.

47:41
 

Allan Walker produces a cross, clearance made by Conrad Balatoni.

47:05
 

The ball is swung over by Grant Anderson, Conrad Balatoni manages to make a clearance.

44:50
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Ross Laidlaw.

44:15
 

Allan Walker gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Aaron Sinclair. Direct free kick taken by Ross Forbes.

40:03
 

Unfair challenge on Steven Lawless by Edward Malone results in a free kick. Strike comes in from Ross Forbes from the free kick, Allan Walker gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken by Ross Forbes.

38:33
 

Grant Anderson takes a shot. Save by Graeme Smith. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by David Smith from the left by-line, clearance by Alan Archibald. Allan Walker has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the target.

37:52
 

Jason Thomson crosses the ball, Conrad Balatoni gets a block in.

35:59
 

The ball is crossed by Jason Thomson.

31:40
Goal
 

Steven Lawless gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the box low into the middle of the goal. Partick 2-1 Raith.Assist on the goal came from Aaron Muirhead.

30:40
 

Christopher Erskine crosses the ball, Steven Craig takes a shot. Ross Laidlaw makes a save.

29:31
 

Paul Paton challenges Brian Graham unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from David Smith, save by Graeme Smith.

27:49
 

Centre by Aaron Muirhead, Laurence Ellis manages to make a clearance. Corner taken by Ross Forbes from the right by-line, Ross Laidlaw makes a save.

27:31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Conrad Balatoni by Brian Graham. Direct free kick taken by Paul Paton.

27:04
 

Steven Craig gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Douglas Hill. Direct free kick taken by Ross Laidlaw.

25:38
 

The ball is swung over by Greig Spence.

23:10
 

A cross is delivered by David Smith, clearance by Conrad Balatoni.

22:04
 

Corner taken left-footed by Joseph Hamill from the right by-line, clearance by Conrad Balatoni.

20:21
Goal
 

Stuart Bannigan grabs a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Partick 1-1 Raith.Assist on the goal came from Steven Craig.

19:56
 

David Smith takes a shot. Blocked by Alan Archibald.

18:03
 

Ross Forbes concedes a free kick for a foul on Joseph Hamill. Jason Thomson takes the direct free kick.

16:52
 

Long range effort from Paul Paton misses to the left of the goal.

16:07
 

Greig Spence fouled by Ross Forbes, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Allan Walker.

11:23
Goal
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Paton on Allan Walker. Free kick taken by Allan Walker. Goal scored by Greig Spence from deep inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Partick 0-1 Raith.Allan Walker provided the assist for the goal.

10:13
 

Alan Archibald fouled by Douglas Hill, the ref awards a free kick. Centre by Ross Forbes, Close range headed effort by Conrad Balatoni goes wide of the left-hand upright.

9:26
 

Brian Graham is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Graeme Smith.

8:47
 

Aaron Sinclair takes a shot.

7:59
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Greig Spence on Alan Archibald. Direct free kick taken by Graeme Smith.

4:04
 

Steven Craig challenges Allan Walker unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Edward Malone.

3:08
 

Grant Anderson sends in a cross, Headed effort from inside the area by Allan Walker misses to the left of the target.

1:39
 

The ball is sent over by Grant Anderson, save by Graeme Smith.

1:03
 

Centre by Ross Forbes, clearance made by Douglas Hill.

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