Doonhamers sink the 'TON

Last updated : 20 April 2018 By Queens Mad



Greenock Morton's hopes of reaching the Premiership play-offs were dealt a blow as Queen of the South won at Cappielow.

Greenock Morton 0 Queen of the South 1 HT: 0-1

Scorer: Queens - Dykes  69

Morton's Bob McHugh had a shot saved and also fired over in the first half.

Queens' Stephen Dobbie hit the post early in the second period and Gary Harkins' free-kick for Morton was saved.


The deadlock was broken when Dom Thomas's shot came back off the post and Lyndon Dykes tapped in the loose ball.

Dobbie then had an effort ruled out for offside as the visitors saw out victory.


Dobmeister in full flow


Dykes on target


Vociferous away support

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  • 20Brennan
  • 6DoyleSubstituted forFraserat 83'minutes
  • 4O'Ware
  • 5Lamie
  • 26Iredale
  • 15Tiffoney
  • 3Murdoch
  • 14HarkinsBooked at 31mins
  • 17RussellSubstituted forThomsonat 63'minutes
  • 18BairdSubstituted forRossat 71'minutes
  • 11McHugh


  • 1Gaston
  • 7Oliver
  • 10Thomson
  • 21Langan
  • 23Fraser
  • 25Ross
  • 28Purdue

Queen of Sth

  • 1Martin
  • 24Mercer
  • 4Fordyce
  • 5Brownlie
  • 3Marshall
  • 10ThomasSubstituted forRankinat 80'minutes
  • 14JacobsBooked at 52mins
  • 12Thomson
  • 16ToddSubstituted forMurrayat 75'minutes
  • 11DobbieSubstituted forFergussonat 90+1'minutes
  • 25DykesBooked at 25mins


  • 2Rooney
  • 8Rankin
  • 9Lyle
  • 17Murray
  • 18Fergusson
  • 20Leighfield
  • 21Carmichael
Referee:Stephen Finnie