Division Two

January 19, 2013


Queen of S't

3 - 1


Division Two

15:00 +00:00, January 19, 2013

Palmerston Park, Scotland

Referee: B Colvin

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.

Scoring Summary

Queen of the South Forfar Athletic
Ryan McGuffie (11')Chris Templeman (15')
Derek Lyle (19') 
Nicky Clark (70') 


Queen of the South Forfar Athletic
Lee RobinsonJack Hamilton
Ryan McGuffie2 Mark McCulloch
Chris Mitchell4 Michael Bolochoweckyj
Mark DurnanIain Campbell
Derek YoungOdmar Faeroe
Paul Burns10 Gavin Swankie
Steven McKenna6 Gavin Malin
10 Nicky Clark11 Danny Denholm
Kevin HoltWilliam Robertson
Derek Lyle9 Chris Templeman
11 Daniel CarmichaelDale Hilson
12 Jim AtkinsonDerek Soutar 21
16 Steven BlackStephen Tulloch 14
17 Allan JohnstonBarry Sellars 12
15 Kevin SmithCharlie King 16
14 Gavin ReillyRoss 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)
Yellow Cards
Derek Young (54)
Dale Hilson (38)
 Iain Campbell (58)
 William Robertson (61)
 Michael Bolochoweckyj (62)
· Squads: Queen of the South | Forfar Athletic