Match Reports 16-17 2017-06-23T16:34:43+00:00

Match Reports Season 2016 – 2017

Five-goal finale to incredible season

May 6th, 2017|Comments Off on Five-goal finale to incredible season

Airdrie 3 Queen’s Park 2

Any strangers looking in on the Excelsior Stadium after today’s game ended might have been surprised at the warmth of the reception given to the Queen’s […]

Mountain to climb … and then some

April 29th, 2017|Comments Off on Mountain to climb … and then some

Queen’s Park 0 Stenhousemuir 2

QUEEN’S now need something of a miracle to achieve the impossible and a place in the promotion play -offs.

They chose a very unfortunate time to turn […]

Sore one for Spiders

April 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on Sore one for Spiders

Livingston 4 Queen’s Park 0

Queen’s travelled to Livingston today knowing that victories in their final three outings of this ridiculous season would propel them to the promotion play-offs.
The downside was […]

The ‘impossible dream’ lives on

April 15th, 2017|Comments Off on The ‘impossible dream’ lives on

Queen’s Park 2 Albion Rovers 0

JUST four games left until the regular season ends, and Queen’s Park are still in contention for promotion to the Championship.

You should read that paragraph […]

Big Mac seals tasty victory

April 8th, 2017|Comments Off on Big Mac seals tasty victory

THE season is certainly drawing to a close for the Glorious Hoops — six of them on the bounce, in fact, before today’s latest 90 nail-biting minutes.

With just five games […]

Anton strikes late to make his point

April 4th, 2017|Comments Off on Anton strikes late to make his point

Albion Rovers 1 Queen’s Park 1

Some draws feel like two points dropped; some feel like a point gained … and some taste sweeter than a good glass of […]

Draw specialists Queen’s go nap

April 1st, 2017|Comments Off on Draw specialists Queen’s go nap

East Fife 0 Queen’s Park 0

Queen’s recorded their fifth draw on the bounce as they travelled to Methil and shared the spoils with East Fife. It was a […]

Sub Ewan sails in to save point for Spiders

March 25th, 2017|Comments Off on Sub Ewan sails in to save point for Spiders

Alloa Athletic 2 Queen’s Park 2

Substitute Ewan MacPherson struck deep into injury time to secure a point for the Spiders and make it four draws in a row.
Queen’s were […]

Ryan rides to the rescue with late leveller

March 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Ryan rides to the rescue with late leveller

Here we go … the final circuit of the four-lap race for the SPFL League 1 Trophy. It’s appropriate as Cheltenham week comes to an end that the field is still tightly bunched […]

Good point for 10-man Spiders

March 11th, 2017|Comments Off on Good point for 10-man Spiders

Stranraer 1 Queen’sPark 1

Queen’s dug deep to bring home a point from Stranraer after 90 minutes that will be remembered more for the performance of referee Ross than […]

Spiders dig deep to make their point

March 4th, 2017|Comments Off on Spiders dig deep to make their point

Queen’s went into this one with a hat-trick on the cards. If you were a Spiders follower of the glass half-full variety, you looked to the visit of the league […]

Another pointless trip to Brechin

February 28th, 2017|Comments Off on Another pointless trip to Brechin

Brechin City 3 Queen’s Park 1

It was one of those glorious afternoons that make jaunts like the one to Brechin a joy to behold. Scotland was at its […]

Sting in the tail for Spiders

February 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Sting in the tail for Spiders

Queen’s Park 0 Alloa Athletic 2

THESE are heady days indeed to be a Queen’s Park supporter. After our less than impressive start to promotion, it’s hard to fathom that […]

Deja Vu as Dario and Anton grab killer goals

February 11th, 2017|Comments Off on Deja Vu as Dario and Anton grab killer goals

Stenhousemuir 0 Queen’s Park 2

Sitting in the stand at Ochilview, it was hard not to let the mind wander to thoughts of what might have been. Barring a […]

Happy Hampden return for strikers

February 4th, 2017|Comments Off on Happy Hampden return for strikers

Queen’s Park 2 East Fife 2

ALL of us with Queen’s Park in our bones will be hoping that Gus MacPherson is rewarded for his efforts in the January transfer window.

On Tuesday […]

Bad end to a bad week

January 28th, 2017|Comments Off on Bad end to a bad week

Peterhead 4 Queen’s Park 0

There are days when the trip to Peterhead is one of Gulliver’s favourite travels. When the weather is decent, the beauty of Scotland is […]

Cruel end to cup dream for 10-man Spiders

January 25th, 2017|Comments Off on Cruel end to cup dream for 10-man Spiders

Queen’s Park 2 Ayr United 2 (after extra time)
Ayr win 5-4 on penalties

Even without the eccentric antics of wrinkly rocker Rod Stewart, the televised draw for the last […]

Play it again chaps

January 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Play it again chaps

Ayr United 0 Queen’s Park 0

It was kind of hard to read the omens as we headed down the coast today on a truly glorious winter afternoon for […]

Queen’s sparkle to beat the Diamonds

January 7th, 2017|Comments Off on Queen’s sparkle to beat the Diamonds

Queen’s Park 2 Airdrieonians 1

A VERY Happy New Year to you and yours, dear reader, and welcome to our sesquicentennial.

No, Gus MacPherson hasn’t signed a foreign star in the January […]

Queen’s Park 0 Stranraer 1

December 31st, 2016|Comments Off on Queen’s Park 0 Stranraer 1

WHAT the New Year brings you, dear reader, will largely depend on what you bring to the New Year.

And for Queen’s Park, the Glorious Hoops, aint that the truth.

We rang […]

Santa Cummins early for Spiders

December 24th, 2016|Comments Off on Santa Cummins early for Spiders

Livingston 1 Queen’s Park 2

The festive fixture calendar certainly didn’t do Queen’s any favours when it scheduled away trips in successive weeks to promotion contenders Alloa and title […]

Making a point … in fine style

December 18th, 2016|Comments Off on Making a point … in fine style

Alloa Athletic 1 Queen’s Park 1

Queen’s made it a magnificent seven unbeaten as they battled all the way to bring back a point from title-chasing Alloa.

Ross Millen finished […]

Queen’s are just fourmidable

December 10th, 2016|Comments Off on Queen’s are just fourmidable

Queen’s Park 2 Albion Rovers 1

A TIMELY return of defensive confidence and form has helped Queen’s reverse a worrying slump. It has not been unkind on old Homer’s nerves, either.

Four successive […]

Ryan rises to head Queen’s to victory

December 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on Ryan rises to head Queen’s to victory

Queen’s Park 2 Brechin City 0

Brechin City headed south today to kick-start a four-game run for Queen’s Park that will be as hazardous as a Donald Trump election promise.

The Spiders […]

Woods solo seals cup success

November 29th, 2016|Comments Off on Woods solo seals cup success

Queen’s Park 2 Montrose 0

Any other year, if Queen’s were playing their ninth cup tie of  the season, chances are they would be in the final stages of at least one […]

Ross chips in with winner

November 19th, 2016|Comments Off on Ross chips in with winner

East Fife 1 Queen’s Park 2

Dangerous thoughts went through your scribe’s mind this morning as he began his research for this report. (Yes, believe it or not, there is […]

No goals – but Spiders make their point

November 12th, 2016|Comments Off on No goals – but Spiders make their point

Queen’s Park 0 Peterhead 0

HOMER found a parking spot at a busy Hampden Park today while musing on the painful fact that watching football can drive you to drink.

How appropriate, […]

What a difference a week makes!

November 5th, 2016|Comments Off on What a difference a week makes!

Stranraer 0 Queen’s Park 2

Gus MacPherson called for a reaction from his players after the disappointment of last week … and by jingo, did he get one today. The […]

Woes mount for Spiders

October 29th, 2016|Comments Off on Woes mount for Spiders

Queen’s Park 0 Stenhousemuir 3

WHEN the lowest-scoring team in the league goes head-to-head with the team that has conceded the most goals, you have a contest that is as easy to predict […]

Dead-ball deliveries kill off Spiders

October 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on Dead-ball deliveries kill off Spiders

Airdrieonians 4 Queen’s Park 1

Queen’s have been involved in a fair few penalty shoot-outs over the years. Indeed, our first meeting of this season with today’s opponents featured […]

Gregor brings smiles back to Hampden

October 15th, 2016|Comments Off on Gregor brings smiles back to Hampden

Queen’s Park 1 East Fife 0

THERE was something not quite right as we took our places for today’s latest chapter in the Queen’s Park story.

Looking down from the Press benches, everything seemed […]

Dunfermline 2-1 Queen’s Park

October 8th, 2016|Comments Off on Dunfermline 2-1 Queen’s Park

Queen’s Park and Hampden normally go as well together as haggis and neeps. But today there was a strange disconnect between the two. The Spiders were in Fife for a […]

Another bad day at the office

October 2nd, 2016|Comments Off on Another bad day at the office

If you want a contest that epitomises old rivalry, then look no further than Albion Rovers against Queen’s Park. This was the 188th league meeting between the two sides – […]

Defeat for 10-man Spiders

September 25th, 2016|Comments Off on Defeat for 10-man Spiders

Queen’s Park 0 Stranraer 2

QUEEN’S PARK have already shown even this early in the season that they can hold their own with the best League One has to offer.

A […]

Late sickener stuns Spiders

September 17th, 2016|Comments Off on Late sickener stuns Spiders

Queen’s Park 1 Alloa 2

Having paid the penalty for failing to take their chances last week, Queen’s looked to bounce back at Hampden today. But they faced another tough examination of their […]

Balmoor Bogey strikes again

September 10th, 2016|Comments Off on Balmoor Bogey strikes again

Peterhead 2 Queen’s Park 0

Nothing should surprise those who follow Queen’s Park, but even by their standards, the Spiders have caused a few eyebrows to be raised in […]

Ton of joy for Queen’s

September 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on Ton of joy for Queen’s

Queen’s Park 2 Morton 0

Queen’s Park take on Morton today at Hampden Park for a place in the Irn-Bru Cup last 16 — and, bizarrely, our “reward” could be a […]

Goalden rebirth of the Blues

August 27th, 2016|Comments Off on Goalden rebirth of the Blues

Queen’s Park 1 Livingston 0

QUEEN’S turned back the clock some 150 years for the visit of League One leaders Livingston to Hampden Park.

As part of the build-up to […]

Queen’s draw a blank

August 20th, 2016|Comments Off on Queen’s draw a blank

Brechin City 0 Queen’s Park 0

Glebe Park is one of those grounds that every football fan should visit at some point in their travels. The hedge that forms […]

Spiders finally get it spot on

August 16th, 2016|Comments Off on Spiders finally get it spot on

Partick Thistle Colts 1 Queen’s Park 1(after extra time)

Queen’s win 6-5 on penalties

It’s fair to say that the jury is still out on the new […]