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Garry Wood sends in a cross, Scott Fox makes a save.
Iain Flannigan replaces Chris Erskine.
Garry Wood is brought on as a substitute for Martin Scott. Corner taken by Richard Brittain from the right by-line, Scott Fox manages to make a clearance.
Corner taken right-footed by Iain Vigurs, save by Scott Fox.
Scott Morrison sends in a cross, clearance by Patrick Boyle.
The ball is sent over by Scott Morrison, clearance by Patrick Boyle.
Inswinging corner taken by Richard Brittain from the left by-line, save by Scott Fox.
Darren McCormack fouled by Kris Doolan, the ref awards a free kick. Paul Lawson takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on David Rowson by Martin Scott results in a free kick. Scott Fox takes the indirect free kick.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Iain Vigurs, clearance by William Kinniburgh.
Centre by Scott Morrison.
Inswinging corner taken by Paul Cairney from the left by-line, clearance by Gary Miller.
Paul Cairney fouled by Iain Vigurs, the ref awards a free kick. Bryan Hodge takes the direct free kick.
Kris Doolan on for Simon Donnelly.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Iain Vigurs from the left by-line.
Gary Miller goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Miller on Chris Erskine. Free kick crossed by Paul Cairney, Scott Boyd manages to make a clearance.
Martin Scott has an effort at goal from outside the penalty area which goes wide right of the goal.
Centre by Andrew Barrowman, Paul Cairney makes a clearance.
Foul by Paul Cairney on Scott Morrison, free kick awarded. Iain Vigurs takes the indirect free kick.
Steven Craig produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Chris Erskine.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Iain Vigurs.
Unfair challenge on Patrick Boyle by Steven Craig results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Patrick Boyle.
David Rowson booked for unsporting behaviour. Richard Brittain fouled by David Rowson, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Scott Boyd.
The referee blows for offside. Scott Boyd takes the indirect free kick.
Chris Erskine fires in a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Partick 1-1 Ross County.Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Boyd on Chris Erskine. Simon Donnelly takes the direct free kick. The assist for the goal came from Simon Donnelly.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Andrew Barrowman. Scott Fox takes the indirect free kick.
Andrew Barrowman is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by William Kinniburgh.
The official flags Chris Erskine offside. Scott Boyd takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Barrowman on David Rowson. William Kinniburgh restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by David Rowson on Richard Brittain, free kick awarded. Scott Boyd restarts play with the free kick.
Chris Erskine fouled by Scott Boyd, the ref awards a free kick. A cross is delivered by Paul Cairney, Conrad Balatoni takes a shot. Michael McGovern makes a save.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Richard Brittain played to the near post, clearance made by Paul Paton.
Conrad Balatoni on for Liam Buchanan.
Red card for Alan Archibald. Penalty scored by Richard Brittain. Partick 0-1 Ross County.Alan Archibald gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Andrew Barrowman.
Centre by Iain Vigurs.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Simon Donnelly on Scott Boyd. Free kick taken by Scott Boyd.
The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Scott Boyd.
Iain Vigurs takes the inswinging corner, save made by Scott Fox.
The game kicks-off.
The game restarts for the second half.
The first half comes to an end.
The referee signals the end of the game.
Duo in doubt for Thistle
Partick Thistle defender John Robertson and midfielder Ryan McBeth are doubts to face Ross County.
The duo have both been carrying knocks but on-loan Hearts centre back Conrad Balatoni is available for selection after overcoming a hamstring problem.
Partick Thistle assistant boss Ian Maxwell is intrigued to see what impact Willie McStay has had on County since his recent appointment.
He said: "Willie has been there for a couple of weeks now and I am sure there will be a reaction from the Ross County players.
"You would normally know what to expect from them but Willie will have his own ideas and the players will be keen to show him what they can do finally in a game."
Ross County goalkeeper Joe Malin has recovered from injury and is in the travelling party.
Defender Scott Boyd, who recently suffered a punctured lung, is also included but Paul Di Giacomo and Darren Smith remain out.
Recently installed boss Willie McStay is looking to add the final piece to the jigsaw of his knowledge about the Dingwall players by seeing them in a game.
McStay said, "I have seen the players training on a good few occasions now but now I want to see them in a game as that is when you really learn.
"That has been missing from my time at Ross County and hopefully that will change at Firhill as the players and I are desperate to get going."
Brave Thistle earn point
Ross County had to settle for a 1-1 draw at 10-man Partick after failing to make their numerical advantage count.
The home side suffered a huge double setback in the 18th minute when Alan Archibald was sent off for a professional foul on Andrew Barrowman.
From the resulting penalty, Richard Brittain tucked home his first league goal of the season.
But Partick produced a positive response and after Conrad Balatoni had earlier been denied by County keeper Michael McGovern, they pulled level four minutes before half-time.
Chris Erskine found the bottom corner from 18 yards, his second goal of the campaign.
The closest either side came to a winner was when Steven Craig volleyed wide from 18 yards for County in the 56th minute.
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