August 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Opening day disappointment for the Spiders
As season openers go, they don’t come much tougher for the Spiders than an away trip to Arbroath, something which was reinforced by the manager in the build up to […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 – […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]