January 19, 2013
Doonhamers dominate as Forfar flounder
Runaway Irn-Bru Second Division leaders Queen of the South stormed to their seventh consecutive victory, 3-1 over Forfar, stretching their lead at the summit to 19 points.
The Doonhamers took an 11th-minute lead when Nicholas Clark headed Christopher Mitchell's corner back across goal for Ryan McGuffie to finish.
Forfar levelled moments later as Iain Campbell played the ball goalwards for Christopher Templeman to slot home from close range.
Derek Lyle restored the hosts' advantage in the in the 19th minute, planting Mitchell's free-kick past Jack Hamilton in the Forfar goal.
Templeman headed over from six yards before the half hour but a second equaliser was not forthcoming.
Clark sealed the points for Queen of the South when he clinically converted Lyle's cross with 20 minutes remaining.
|Queen of the South||Forfar Athletic|
|1 Lee Robinson||1 Jack Hamilton|
|5 Ryan McGuffie||2 Mark McCulloch|
|2 Chris Mitchell||4 Michael Bolochoweckyj|
|4 Mark Durnan||3 Iain Campbell|
|6 Derek Young||5 Odmar Faeroe|
|9 Paul Burns||10 Gavin Swankie|
|8 Steven McKenna||6 Gavin Malin|
|10 Nicky Clark||11 Danny Denholm|
|3 Kevin Holt||8 William Robertson|
|7 Derek Lyle||9 Chris Templeman|
|11 Daniel Carmichael||7 Dale Hilson|
|12 Jim Atkinson||Derek Soutar 21|
|16 Steven Black||Stephen Tulloch 14|
|17 Allan Johnston||Barry Sellars 12|
|15 Kevin Smith||Charlie King 16|
|14 Gavin Reilly||Ross Campbell 15|
|Gavin Reilly for Nicky Clark (77)||Barry Sellars for Danny Denholm (69)|
|Kevin Smith for Derek Lyle (83)||Ross Campbell for William Robertson (75)|
|Charlie King for Chris Templeman (75)|
|Derek Young (54)||Dale Hilson (38)|
|Iain Campbell (58)|
|William Robertson (61)|
|Michael Bolochoweckyj (62)|
|· Squads: Queen of the South | Forfar Athletic|