SPFL Development League
Tue 1 November, 2016. Kick Off: - 18:00
Thistle surging forward for an equaliser but the pass is poor and thst will be that
The Jagzone LIVE man of the match is Conor Cullen
A Mothewell cross clips the top of the crossbar on its way out.
What a save from Conor Cullen. Mackin is unmarked in the box but a marvellous save from Cullen tips the ball over the bar.
Stokes whips the ball into the box but it's comfortable for Brill.
Hastie blasts over the bar after being picked out by Thomas
Cullen denies a Thomas volley from 10 yards.
McDaid is picked out on the edge of the box but two Well blocks deny him.
McLaughlin heads wide from six yards out.
Stokes effort is deflected and loops beyond Brill. Thistle are back in the game!
McDaid fires across goal but there are no takers
Thistle have reverted to 3-5-2. Syme, McMullin and Penrice as defenders. Lamont and Stokes as wingbacks with McLaughlin alongside MCDaid up front
Blyth has an effort on goal but his shot slices wide of target
Turnbull fires an effort down the throat of Cullen.
Cullen gets down well to smother a Mackin effort
McDaid races away down the left. He cuts inside but can't pick out Lamont at the back post.
Mackin gives Motherwell a deserved two goal lead with a low strike from the edge of the box.
Fry fires a low effort which is comfortable for Cullen.
Heavy pressure on the Motherwell goal ends with McLaughlin heading a couple of feet wide.
Another great cross from Lamont is just too high for McDaid and the chance is lost.
Motherwell on the attack once again but Cullen can comfortably collect.
Turnbull's effort is blocked and Cullen can gather comfortably.
Lamont fires a powerful effort which Brill parries away well.
Motherwell break down the right hand side. Thomas finds Hastie but blazes over the bar.
The ball drops to the edge of the box with McMullin swinging a leg at it which Brill can deal with comfortably.
A cut back bounces on the Jags goalline. Cullen grabs at the ball with attackers lurking.
After McCarthy switches wide to McDaid the attacker cuts inside and smashes the post with his effort.
Form a cut back Mackin's effort is blocked by McMullin.
It's all Motherwell at the moment in this game. The Young Jags struggling to get a foothold.
Cullen parries away a fierce Thomas effort after the winger advanced deep into Jags territory. From the rebound Mackin can only fire straight at the Jags keeper.
Good play from the visitors presents Mackin with the ball wide in the box ,His low cross is met by Hastie at the back post and he is able to tap home.
Mackin misses a gilt edged chance when he meets a cross at the back post. He isn't able to find the net from close range.
Lamont cuts inside before curling a left footed effort well off target.
After a crossfield pass from McMullin finds Stokes on the right his looping cross is just too high for McDaid. McLaughlin rescues the loose ball and after a 1-2 with McCarthy fires wide of target,
The ball is whipped in, it's flicked on and a Well head nods the ball against the cross bar.. A shaky start for the youngsters.
Cullen has to produce a low ond handed save from Thomas after he advanced into the Jags half.