• Scottish Championship
  • Date: Sat 21 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Stark's Park
Raith Rovers

Raith Rovers

Murray 26"

Baird 32"

2 - 2
Falkirk

Falkirk

El Alagui 35"

Dods 62"

Raith Rovers vs Falkirk


Team Lineups

Raith Rovers

1 McGurn
2 Donaldson
4 Davidson
5 Murray26"
3 Dyer
7 Williamson
6 Walker
11 Hamill
9 Baird32"
8 Clarke
10 Casalinuovo
Substitutes
20 Laidlaw
12 Wilson
14 Ellis
15 Smith
16 Walker

Falkirk

1 McGovern
2 Duffie
4 Dods62"
5 Wallace
3 Scobbie
7 Weatherston
6 Murdoch
8 Millar
11 Alston
9 El Alagui35"
10 Higginbotham
Substitutes
17 Bowman
12 Bennett
14 Fulton
15 Sibbald
16 White

Possession Stats

41%
59%

Form Guide - Scottish Championship

Raith Rovers

W W L L L L L D

Falkirk

W L W W L L D L
Head to Head
Falkirk
2-0
Raith 29-Oct-2011
Raith
1-0
Falkirk 06-Aug-2011
Falkirk
2-1
Raith 26-Mar-2011
Raith
1-2
Falkirk 29-Jan-2011
Falkirk
0-0
Raith 29-Dec-2010
Raith
2-1
Falkirk 25-Sep-2010


Live Text Commentary
92:16 +2.16
 

Mark Millar takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, John Baird makes a clearance.

91:02 +1.02
 

Allan Walker challenges Murray Wallace unfairly and gives away a free kick. Michael McGovern restarts play with the free kick.

90:05 +0.05
 

John Baird is caught offside. Darren Dods restarts play with the free kick.

89:32
 

Iain Davidson fouled by Farid El Alagui, the ref awards a free kick. Willie Dyer takes the free kick.

89:04
 

A cross is delivered by Pat Clarke, Allan Walker has a headed effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.

87:00
 

Kallum Higginbotham produces a right-footed shot from long range which goes wide right of the goal.

84:48
 

Inswinging corner taken by Mark Millar from the left by-line, save made by David McGurn. David Weatherston sends in a cross, Headed effort from inside the penalty area by Farid El Alagui misses to the right of the target.

81:28
 

Jamie Walker fouled by Kallum Higginbotham, the ref awards a free kick. Willie Dyer takes the free kick.

79:21
Substitution
 

Reece Donaldson leaves the field to be replaced by Laurence Ellis. Joe Hamill concedes a free kick for a foul on Kallum Higginbotham. Mark Millar restarts play with the free kick.

78:12
 

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

76:29
 

Darren Dods fouled by Pat Clarke, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Michael McGovern.

75:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jamie Walker by Kieran Duffie. Direct free kick taken by Willie Dyer.

74:29
 

Centre by Mark Millar, Blair Alston takes a shot.

73:17
 

Long range shot by Mark Millar goes wide left of the target.

72:49
 

Foul by Jamie Walker on Kieran Duffie, free kick awarded. Kieran Duffie restarts play with the free kick.

71:20
 

Mark Millar takes a shot. David McGurn makes a save.

70:36
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Joe Hamill played to the near post, clearance made by Thomas Scobbie.

69:33
 

Thomas Scobbie concedes a free kick for a foul on Pat Clarke. David McGurn takes the free kick.

68:28
 

Kieran Duffie delivers the ball, Farid El Alagui takes a shot. Save made by David McGurn. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Kallum Higginbotham from the left by-line.

67:27
 

Allan Walker is caught offside. Michael McGovern restarts play with the free kick.

65:09
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Jamie Walker by Murray Wallace results in a free kick. Murray Wallace is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Willie Dyer restarts play with the free kick.

62:02
Goal
 

Unfair challenge on David Weatherston by Willie Dyer results in a free kick. The ball is swung over by Mark Millar, Darren Dods grabs a headed goal from inside the penalty box. Raith 2-2 Falkirk.Assist on the goal came from Mark Millar.

60:39
Substitution
 

The official flags John Baird offside. Michael McGovern takes the free kick. Iain Williamson goes off and David Smith comes on. (Raith) makes a substitution, with Jamie Walker coming on for Damian Casalinuovo.

59:41
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Joe Hamill from the right by-line, save made by Michael McGovern.

58:44
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Joe Hamill from the right by-line to the near post, Thomas Scobbie makes a clearance.

58:09
 

Kieran Duffie challenges Damian Casalinuovo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Willie Dyer.

56:18
Yellow card
 

Foul by Farid El Alagui on David McGurn, free kick awarded. Farid El Alagui shown a yellow card. Direct free kick taken by David McGurn.

55:42
 

Kallum Higginbotham takes a shot. Save made by David McGurn.

52:00
 

Kallum Higginbotham is ruled offside. Willie Dyer restarts play with the free kick.

47:30
 

Foul by John Baird on Kieran Duffie, free kick awarded. Michael McGovern takes the direct free kick.

44:42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Grant Murray on Kallum Higginbotham. Direct free kick taken by Thomas Scobbie.

41:01
 

Foul by David Weatherston on Reece Donaldson, free kick awarded. David McGurn takes the free kick.

39:06
 

The referee blows for offside against Farid El Alagui. David McGurn restarts play with the free kick.

38:39
 

The referee blows for offside against Damian Casalinuovo. Indirect free kick taken by Mark Millar.

36:59
 

John Baird takes a shot. Murray Wallace gets a block in. Corner taken right-footed by Allan Walker from the left by-line, Iain Davidson takes a shot. Farid El Alagui gets a block in.

35:28
Goal
 

Farid El Alagui finds the net with a headed goal from inside the area. Raith 2-1 Falkirk.The assist for the goal came from Kallum Higginbotham.

34:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kallum Higginbotham by Reece Donaldson. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Mark Millar from left wing, Allan Walker manages to make a clearance. Inswinging corner taken by Mark Millar from the left by-line, save by David McGurn.

32:29
Goal
 

John Baird finds the net with a headed goal from close in. Raith 2-0 Falkirk.Assist on the goal came from Joe Hamill.

30:26
 

Foul by Damian Casalinuovo on Stewart Murdoch, free kick awarded. Damian Casalinuovo goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Thomas Scobbie.

28:18
 

Inswinging corner taken by Mark Millar from the left by-line played to the near post, Blair Alston takes a shot. Save by David McGurn. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Mark Millar from the left by-line, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Reece Donaldson by Thomas Scobbie. David McGurn takes the direct free kick.

25:18
Goal
 

Stewart Murdoch challenges Iain Williamson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Iain Davidson. Grant Murray fires in a goal from just outside the box to the top right corner of the goal. Raith 1-0 Falkirk.Assist by Damian Casalinuovo.

24:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Iain Williamson on Farid El Alagui. Direct free kick taken by Thomas Scobbie.

22:45
 

Unfair challenge on Pat Clarke by Darren Dods results in a free kick. Caution for Darren Dods. Shot comes in from Iain Williamson from the free kick, Stewart Murdoch gets a block in.

20:34
 

Kallum Higginbotham gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Iain Williamson. Direct free kick taken by Iain Williamson. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Mark Millar.

19:32
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Mark Millar, David McGurn makes a save.

14:51
 

Handball decision goes against David Weatherston. Iain Williamson takes the free kick.

12:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kallum Higginbotham on Iain Davidson. Iain Davidson restarts play with the free kick.

9:27
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Farid El Alagui on Grant Murray. Free kick taken by Grant Murray.

3:46
 

Farid El Alagui concedes a free kick for a foul on Iain Davidson. David McGurn takes the free kick.

2:25
 

Kallum Higginbotham has an effort at goal from the edge of the area that misses to the right of the target.

1:16
 

Foul by Stewart Murdoch on Damian Casalinuovo, free kick awarded. Iain Davidson restarts play with the free kick.

:18
 

Iain Williamson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Thomas Scobbie. Free kick taken by Thomas Scobbie.

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