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  • Scottish Division 1
  • 26 December 2012, 3:00pm
  • Firhill Stadium
  • Attendance: 4,955
PartickPartickvMortonMorton
1
  • Craig, 28
2
  • Hardie, 64
  • Taggart, 84

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Match ends, Partick Thistle 1, Morton 2.

90+6 mins:Second Half ends, Partick Thistle 1, Morton 2.

90+6 mins:Corner, Partick Thistle.

90+5 mins:Foul by Mark McLaughlin (Morton).

90+5 mins:Steven Craig (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

90+2 mins:Corner, Partick Thistle.

90+2 mins:Foul by Scott Taggart (Morton).

90+2 mins:Aaron Sinclair (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

90+1 mins:Foul by Peter MacDonald (Morton).

90+1 mins:Aaron Muirhead (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

90 mins:Attempt blocked. Peter MacDonald (Morton) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

89 mins:Sean Welsh (Partick Thistle) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

89 mins:Foul by Sean Welsh (Partick Thistle).

89 mins:David O'Brien (Morton) wins a free kick.

87 mins:Steven Craig (Partick Thistle) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

86 mins:Foul by Steven Craig (Partick Thistle).

86 mins:Derek Gaston (Morton) wins a free kick.

85 mins:Foul by Scott Taggart (Morton).

85 mins:Sean Welsh (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

84 mins:Goal! Partick Thistle 1, Morton 2. Scott Taggart (Morton) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by David O'Brien with a cross.

82 mins:Attempt missed. Sean Welsh (Partick Thistle) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

80 mins:Substitution, Morton. Scott Taggart replaces Willie Dyer.

80 mins:Corner, Morton.

79 mins:Attempt saved. Fouad Bachirou (Morton) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.

79 mins:Martin Hardie (Morton) is shown the yellow card for dissent.

78 mins:Foul by Peter MacDonald (Morton).

78 mins:Paul Paton (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

76 mins:Substitution, Morton. Peter MacDonald replaces Peter Weatherson.

75 mins:Foul by Mark McLaughlin (Morton).

75 mins:Steven Craig (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

73 mins:Attempt saved. Stephen O'Donnell (Partick Thistle) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

72 mins:Attempt blocked. Willie Dyer (Morton) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Craig Reid with a cross.

70 mins:Second yellow card to Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle) for a bad foul.

70 mins:Foul by Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle).

70 mins:Craig Reid (Morton) wins a free kick.

68 mins:Substitution, Partick Thistle. Sean Welsh replaces Steven Lawless.

67 mins:Substitution, Partick Thistle. Stephen O'Donnell replaces Chris Erskine.

64 mins:Goal! Partick Thistle 1, Morton 1. Martin Hardie (Morton) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Tony Wallace.

64 mins:Attempt saved. Tony Wallace (Morton) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.

63 mins:Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

63 mins:Foul by Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle).

63 mins:Martin Hardie (Morton) wins a free kick.

61 mins:Foul by Paul Paton (Partick Thistle).

61 mins:Peter Weatherson (Morton) wins a free kick.

59 mins:Foul by Tony Wallace (Morton).

59 mins:Aaron Sinclair (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

58 mins:Foul by Fouad Bachirou (Morton).

58 mins:Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

57 mins:Aaron Sinclair (Partick Thistle) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

57 mins:Foul by Aaron Sinclair (Partick Thistle).

57 mins:Tony Wallace (Morton) wins a free kick.

56 mins:Attempt saved. Kevin Rutkiewicz (Morton) header from the centre of the box is saved. Assisted by Michael Tidser with a cross.

55 mins:Foul by Conrad Balatoni (Partick Thistle).

55 mins:David O'Brien (Morton) wins a free kick.

54 mins:Foul by Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle).

54 mins:Martin Hardie (Morton) wins a free kick.

53 mins:Attempt missed. Steven Craig (Partick Thistle) left footed shot from the right side of the box is too high.

52 mins:Corner, Morton.

50 mins:Corner, Partick Thistle.

50 mins:Attempt missed. Chris Erskine (Partick Thistle) left footed shot from outside the box.

49 mins:Attempt saved. Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved.

48 mins:Foul by Paul Paton (Partick Thistle).

48 mins:David O'Brien (Morton) wins a free kick.

46 mins:Foul by David O'Brien (Morton).

46 mins:Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

Second Half begins Partick Thistle 1, Morton 0.

45+2 mins:First Half ends, Partick Thistle 1, Morton 0.

45+1 mins:Corner, Morton.

45+1 mins:Attempt saved. Mark McLaughlin (Morton) header from the centre of the box is saved. Assisted by Michael Tidser.

45 mins:Corner, Morton.

44 mins:Foul by Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle).

44 mins:Martin Hardie (Morton) wins a free kick.

42 mins:Offside, Partick Thistle. Steven Craig tries a through ball, but Steven Craig is caught offside.

42 mins:Offside, Morton. Peter Weatherson tries a through ball, but Peter Weatherson is caught offside.

40 mins:Foul by Martin Hardie (Morton).

40 mins:Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

39 mins:Foul by Willie Dyer (Morton).

39 mins:Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

38 mins:Foul by Steven Craig (Partick Thistle).

38 mins:Derek Gaston (Morton) wins a free kick.

38 mins:Corner, Partick Thistle.

37 mins:Aaron Sinclair (Partick Thistle) hits the woodwork with a left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box. Assisted by Ross Forbes.

37 mins:Corner, Partick Thistle.

35 mins:Foul by Tony Wallace (Morton).

35 mins:Aaron Sinclair (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

34 mins:Foul by Fouad Bachirou (Morton).

34 mins:Conrad Balatoni (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

32 mins:Foul by Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle).

32 mins:Michael Tidser (Morton) wins a free kick.

30 mins:Foul by Steven Craig (Partick Thistle).

30 mins:Craig Reid (Morton) wins a free kick.

30 mins:Foul by Chris Erskine (Partick Thistle).

30 mins:David O'Brien (Morton) wins a free kick.

29 mins:Offside, Partick Thistle. Steven Craig tries a through ball, but Steven Craig is caught offside.

29 mins:Offside, Morton. Tony Wallace tries a through ball, but Tony Wallace is caught offside.

28 mins:Goal! Partick Thistle 1, Morton 0. Steven Craig (Partick Thistle) header from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Steven Lawless with a cross.

27 mins:Attempt missed. Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

26 mins:Attempt saved. Steven Craig (Partick Thistle) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.

25 mins:Corner, Partick Thistle.

25 mins:Corner, Partick Thistle.

23 mins:Foul by Paul Paton (Partick Thistle).

23 mins:Mark McLaughlin (Morton) wins a free kick.

23 mins:Attempt missed. Peter Weatherson (Morton) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

22 mins:Substitution, Morton. Tony Wallace replaces David Graham.

17 mins:Corner, Partick Thistle.

16 mins:Foul by Peter Weatherson (Morton).

16 mins:Paul Paton (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

14 mins:Attempt saved. Chris Erskine (Partick Thistle) left footed shot from outside the box is saved.

14 mins:Foul by Steven Lawless (Partick Thistle).

14 mins:David Graham (Morton) wins a free kick.

13 mins:Corner, Partick Thistle.

12 mins:Attempt saved. Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved. Assisted by Steven Lawless with a cross.

11 mins:Attempt missed. Steven Craig (Partick Thistle) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Aaron Muirhead with a cross.

7 mins:Foul by Steven Craig (Partick Thistle).

7 mins:Derek Gaston (Morton) wins a free kick.

4 mins:Attempt missed. Ross Forbes (Partick Thistle) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

4 mins:David Graham (Morton) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

3 mins:Foul by David Graham (Morton).

3 mins:Aaron Sinclair (Partick Thistle) wins a free kick.

3 mins:Foul by Stuart Bannigan (Partick Thistle).

3 mins:Fouad Bachirou (Morton) wins a free kick.

First Half begins.

Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

team line-up

1Graeme Smith
6Alan Archibald
3Aaron Sinclair
2Aaron Muirhead
8Stuart Bannigan
11Chris Erskine67
5Conrad Balatoni
4Paul Paton
7Steven Lawless68
9Steven Craig
10Ross Forbes

substitutes

12Scott Fox
16Stephen O'Donnell67
14Kris Doolan
17Sean Welsh68
15Hugh Murray

referee

Bobby Madden

team line-up

1Derek Gaston
2Craig Reid
6Mark McLaughlin
5Kevin Rutkiewicz
3Willie Dyer80
8Michael Tidser
7David Graham22
11David O'Brien
4Fouad Bachirou
10Martin Hardie
9Peter Weatherson76

substitutes

12Scott Taggart80
16Tony Wallace22
17David Hutton
14Peter MacDonald76
15Kyle Wilkie

referee

Bobby Madden

match stats

possession %6138
shots on target66
shots off target71
corners94
tackles won00
offsides22