• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Sat 31 August 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St Mirren Park
St Mirren

St Mirren

McLean 49"

1 - 2
Partick Thistle

Partick Thistle

Higginbotham 80"

Forbes 83"

St Mirren vs Partick Thistle


Team Lineups

St Mirren

1 Cornell
14 McAusland
6 Goodwin
2 van Zanten
27 Grainger
7 McGinn
11 McLean49"
8 Harkins
24 Newton
9 Thompson
19 Bahoken
Substitutes
4 McGregor
10 McGowan
16 Caprice
17 Reilly
18 Kelly
21 Teale
30 Dilo

Partick Thistle

1 Fox
2 O'Donnell
5 Muirhead
6 Balatoni
3 Sinclair
7 Craigen
8 Bannigan
23 Higginbotham80"
19 Osbourne
11 Lawless
17 Baird
Substitutes
9 Doolan
10 Forbes83"
12 Gallacher
13 Piccolo
14 Elliot
20 Kerr
22 Fraser

Possession Stats

31%
69%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

St Mirren

D L W L L W L L

Partick Thistle

L L L L W L W W

Live Text Commentary
92:50 +2.5
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Sinclair by Conor Newton.

Full time
 

The final whistle is blown by the referee.

89:30
 

The ball is crossed by Stephen O'Donnell.

88:16
 

The ball is sent over by Gary Teale.

86:51
 

Header at goal by Steven Thompson. Scott Fox safely holds on.

86:29
 

Conrad Balatoni challenges Steven Thompson unfairly and gives away a free kick.

86:10
Substitution
 

Kenny McLean goes off and Jake Caprice comes on.

85:58
 

Aaron Sinclair challenges David van Zanten unfairly and gives away a free kick.

85:35
 

Corner taken by Aaron Sinclair from the left by-line.

83:45
Goal
 

Ross Forbes scores with a left foot finish. St Mirren 1-2 Partick.Assist by Kris Doolan.

82:51
 

Kris Doolan has an effort at goal. David Cornell safely holds on.

82:07
 

Aaron Muirhead manages to make a clearance.

80:24
Goal
 

Kallum Higginbotham scores with a left foot finish. St Mirren 1-1 Partick.Assist on the goal came from James Craigen.

79:46
 

Stuart Bannigan takes the free kick.

79:34
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jim Goodwin on Kris Doolan.

78:48
 

Clearance by Steven Thompson.

78:33
 

Ross Forbes crosses the ball in from the free kick.

78:15
 

Danny Grainger makes a clearance.

78:03
 

Corner taken by Ross Forbes from the left by-line.

77:49
Substitution
 

Christie Elliot comes on in place of Steven Lawless.

77:03
 

Kris Doolan takes the chance to get an effort at goal. A parry by David Cornell prevents the goal.

76:24
 

Centre by Aaron Sinclair.

75:37
 

Shot by Kallum Higginbotham cleared the net.

74:41
 

John McGinn takes a shot and goes harmlessly over the bar.

73:32
 

Aaron Muirhead restarts play with the free kick.

73:22
 

Unfair challenge on Stephen O'Donnell by Kenny McLean results in a free kick.

72:10
 

Free kick taken by David van Zanten.

71:53
 

John McGinn fouled by Conrad Balatoni, the ref awards a free kick.

71:10
 

Corner taken by Danny Grainger from the right by-line.

70:41
 

Strike comes in from Ross Forbes from the free kick. David Cornell catches the ball.

69:58
Substitution
 

Ross Forbes is brought on as a substitute for Isaac Osbourne.

69:37
 

Jim Goodwin challenges Kallum Higginbotham unfairly and gives away a free kick.

67:55
 

Kenny McLean takes a shot and cleared the goal.

67:38
 

Free kick crossed by Gary Teale.

67:13
 

Aaron Sinclair concedes a free kick for a foul on Gary Teale.

66:04
 

James Craigen has an effort at goal. A parry by David Cornell prevents the goal.

65:38
 

Free kick crossed by Stephen O'Donnell.

65:28
 

Handball decision goes against Danny Grainger.

62:38
 

David Cornell restarts play with the free kick.

62:30
 

Steven Lawless challenges John McGinn unfairly and gives away a free kick.

60:12
Substitution
 

Kris Doolan replaces John Baird.

59:27
Substitution
 

Paul McGowan replaces Gary Harkins.

57:20
 

Corner taken by Kallum Higginbotham.

56:09
 

A cross is delivered by Aaron Sinclair.

52:48
 

Clearance by Marc McAusland.

52:28
 

Aaron Sinclair produces a cross.

50:42
 

David van Zanten takes a shot.

50:21
 

Jim Goodwin concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Lawless.

49:41
Goal
 

Kenny McLean scores a right footed goal. St Mirren 1-0 Partick.Assist by David van Zanten.

48:58
 

Stephen O'Donnell produces a cross.

48:05
 

The ball is crossed by John Baird.

46:51
 

Shot by John Baird went over the net.

46:17
 

David Cornell restarts play with the free kick.

46:11
 

Aaron Muirhead challenges Danny Grainger unfairly and gives away a free kick.

45:04 +0.04
 

Corner taken by Kallum Higginbotham.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

45:01
Substitution
 

Stephane Bahoken leaves the field to be replaced by Gary Teale.

44:48
 

Aaron Sinclair sends in a cross.

43:55
 

Steven Lawless has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

43:38
 

Kallum Higginbotham restarts play with the free kick.

42:53
 

Aaron Sinclair sends in a cross.

41:42
 

Header at goal by James Craigen goes over the bar.

40:56
 

Centre by Conor Newton.

38:27
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Kallum Higginbotham.

36:24
 

Aaron Muirhead takes the free kick.

36:14
 

Gary Harkins concedes a free kick for a foul on Isaac Osbourne.

35:56
 

Shot by Aaron Sinclair cleared the crossbar.

35:27
 

Corner taken by John Baird from the right by-line.

34:35
 

Stephane Bahoken takes a shot and went wide right of the net.

33:44
 

Header at goal by Stuart Bannigan misses left of the target.

33:10
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by John Baird.

28:48
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by John Baird.

27:20
 

The ball is crossed by Aaron Sinclair.

26:26
 

Stephane Bahoken takes a shot and missed to the right of the goal.

25:44
 

The referee blows for offside against John Baird.

25:00
 

Conor Newton takes a shot. Scott Fox safely holds on.

23:41
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against John Baird.

22:40
 

Stephane Bahoken takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.

21:37
 

Corner taken by John Baird from the left by-line.

18:20
 

A cross is delivered by Aaron Sinclair.

15:09
 

Marc McAusland fouled by John Baird, the ref awards a free kick.

14:25
 

Corner taken by John Baird from the right by-line.

13:52
 

Kallum Higginbotham takes a shot.

13:19
 

Stephane Bahoken concedes a free kick for a foul on Isaac Osbourne.

11:07
 

Conrad Balatoni makes a clearance.

11:00
 

Corner taken by Gary Harkins from the left by-line.

10:09
 

Free kick taken by David Cornell.

9:04
 

Centre by James Craigen.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

:48
 

Kallum Higginbotham takes a shot and cleared the crossbar.

:48
 

Kallum Higginbotham takes a shot and cleared the crossbar.

:48
 

Kallum Higginbotham takes a shot and cleared the crossbar.

:48
 

Kallum Higginbotham takes a shot and cleared the crossbar.

:48
 

Kallum Higginbotham takes a shot and cleared the crossbar.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

Scottish Premiership table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Celtic 28 45 66
2 Aberdeen 29 23 61
3 Inverness CT 29 12 53
4 Dundee Utd 28 8 46
5 St Johnstone 30 -3 44
6 Hamilton 31 -5 42
7 Dundee 29 0 40
8 Kilmarnock 30 -6 38
9 Partick 30 3 34
10 Ross County 30 -22 28

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