SPFL Development League
Tue 13 February, 2018. Kick Off: - 14:00
Oriam National Performance Centre
The ball is shuffled across from the midfield but McLaughlin's cross is blocked
Callum Wilson sacrifices himself to tee up James Stokes. His powerful shot goes marginally over the bar.
Penrice takes a free kick from 20 yards out. He gets enough power on it but it is over the bar.
McLaughlin receives a cross ball pass before cutting inside. He makes some space but can't get his shot accurately on target.
Murray cuts inside from the right hand touchline but Scully is able to make another good save
Gary Fraser receives a short corner before whipping over a cross which evades everyone but agonisingly, goes the wrong side of the post
Rherras blasts a shot high towards the corner but Scully is level to it. Hibs keep the ball and Granger does well to deny Hibs from a cross
Allan turns on the edge of the box but his effort is a couple of feet over the bar
Good skills from McLaughlin followed by good determination from Wilson presents a chance for McCarthy but he curls the ball into the arms of the goalkeeper
Mackie takes the free kick but it is comfortable for Scully
Stirling hits a fierce one at goal which Scully does well to push away
Shaw is in behind again but as he tries to tee up Allan Thisle are able to clear
Shaw races clean through but Scully gets a foot on the ball to knock it wide for a corner
Penrice sends the ball down the left to Fleming. He cuts back to McLaughlin who spins on the edge of the box and fires over
Olly Shaw sends Ryan Scully the wrong way
Swanson jinks past a number of challenges and is fouled inside the box for a spot kick
Ross Fleming plays a great pass through to Neil McLaughlin who fires low beyond Dabrowski for his 13th goal in the Development League this season
Allan chips the ball towards goal but it goes the wrong side of the post
Thistle pushing for a way back in the game but Hibs have been defending well to deny opportunities
Elliott again finds space on the right hand side and whips over a cross which is well defended by Hibs
What a ball from Elliott to find Penrice on the left. Penrice cuts inside to McLaughlin who overcooks his cross for James Stokes
Fraser picks out Elliott with a 60 yard pass. Elliott cuts inside a solo run before having a low shot blocked
A great bit of pressing from Wilson wins the ball deep in the Hibs half. He cuts inside and tries his luck from wide in the box. It beats the goalkeeper but smacks off the post and away to safety.
Hibs pounce on a slack pass and within a couple of passes it is played through to Shaw who makes no mistake from 16 yards
Swanson plays it to Allan who squares for Shaw who fires beyond Scully from six yards out
Swanson and Rherras link up but the full back's shot is blocked
Swanson blazes it over the bar having been left in acres of space at the back post
Murray gets in behind Penrice and fires over a cross which a combination of Granger and Kelly manage to clear.
Ian Stokes picks out Penrice on the edge of the box in acres of space. He smashes a cross across the box but the home side can clear.
Ian Stokes picks out McLaughlin in the box. As he looks to control Rherras blocks his path to goal. Thistle keep the ball but Elliott fires over a cross with just a tad too much pace and it's out for a goal kick
Another deep delivery from Fraser just has too much pace for Elliott at the back post.
A deep delivery skims the top of Kelly's head and goes out for a throw in right by the flag. Elliott puts in a strong tackle to challenge from the throw in as Hibs keep the ball
The first touch for Elliott is a simple pass to Granger. He swings it wide to Penrice who feeds McLaughlin. His cross is deflected for a corner