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    No luck for Wasps 

    Monday, November 02, 2015 6:59:35 AM

    Once again "The Wasps" will look back on the game against Queen of the South and reflect on what could have been, they got off to the best possible start with Graeme Holmes scoring a fantastic strike after only 35 seconds. Indeed Alloa had the ball in the net again in the first half, Mikk Reintam knocked the ball down for Robbie Crawford to net but the big Estonian was adjudged offside. The turning point of the game came immediately at the start of the second half when Queen's broke from the kick-off, Iain Russell put through a ball wide on the left to Derek Lyle, who looked suspiciously offside, his cross was headed goalwards by Paul Heffernan, which was blocked by Andy McNeil but Gary Oliver reacted first and knocking in the rebound, ten minutes later Oliver again scored the winner, coming in at the back post. Alloa still had chances and on another day, Eddie Ferns shot from wide left of the box, came back off the post and cleared to safety.

    Graeme Holmes volleys Alloa in front in 35 seconds
    Graeme Holmes celebrates opening goal
    Michael Doyle & Iain Russell tussle for ball
    Chris Higgins brings down Michael Chopra
    Eddie Ferns shot comes back off far post and to safety
    Robbie Thomson loses flight of cross ball
    Andy McNeil takes crossball under pressure
    Disappointed manager at end of game
     
     
     
     


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