Scottish roundup: Ross County's De Leeuw scores to seal win at Partick

10 May 2014 06:00
• Hibs to play winner of Falkirk v Hamilton in Premiership play-off• Dunfermline, Cowdenbeath, Stirling and East Fife reach finalsMelvin de Leeuw's 77th-minute strike gave Ross County a 3-2 win over Partick Thistle in a enthralling Scottish Premiership finale at Firhill.Jordan Slew first goal since joining on loan from Blackburn in January opened the scoring for the visitors and Yoann Arquin extended the advantage with a second goal three minutes after the interval when he headed in a Graham Carey free-kick. Thistle's striker Lyle Taylor reduced the deficit two minutes later and the substitute George Moncur, on for Chris Erskine, restored parity in the 73rd minute with a drive for his first Thistle goal since arriving on loan from West Ham in January. De Leeuw, replacing Arquin, put County 3-2 up in the 77th minute with a deflected shot and the visitors held on for three points, which left them in seventh place in the table, with the Jags dropping down to 10th. Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian

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