Jutkiewicz strikes to earn Well win

Lukas Jutkiewicz scored his first goal in two-and-a-half years to earn Motherwell a narrow 1-0 victory against Falkirk in the SPL at Fir Park.

Last Updated: 03/10/09 at 17:50 Post Comment

Jutkiewicz: On loan from Everton

Jutkiewicz: On loan from Everton

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

The on-loan Everton striker headed home Chris Humphrey's near-post corner in the 18th minute of a low-key encounter in Lanarkshire.

Falkirk substitute Mark Stewart later missed an open goal after Scott Arfield had struck the bar as the visitors extended their run without scoring to five games.

Jutkiewicz had not scored since netting for Swindon at Bury in April 2007 and his breakthrough came in a match otherwise lacking in goalmouth incident.

Jim Gannon had reshuffled his strikeforce following his first domestic loss against Hibernian with Chris Humphrey and Jamie Murphy brought in to inject some pace.

But it was his defensive switch that proved more effective as Stephen Craigan helped Well keep a clean sheet after replacing Steven Saunders following four games on the bench.

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

More Match Results

Saturday, 24 January 2015
15:00
Dundee U 3-1 Motherwell Report
Hamilton 0-2 Inverness Report
Kilmarnock 2-2 Partick Report
St Mirren 1-2 Dundee Report
12:45
Ross Co 0-1 Celtic Report
Friday, 23 January 2015
19:45
St J'stone 1-1 Aberdeen Report
Wednesday, 21 January 2015
Celtic 4-0 Motherwell Report
Dundee 1-0 Kilmarnock Report
Partick 5-0 Hamilton Report
St Mirren 1-1 Dundee U Report

Footer 365

Transfer news: Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Douglas Costa says it would be 'dream' to join Chelsea

Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Douglas Costa says it would be "a dream" to play for Chelsea and Jose Mourinho.

Chelsea: Mourinho gives flops silent treatment

Jose Mourinho was so disappointed by Chelsea's defeat to League One Bradford that he dished out the silent treatment.

Sepp Blatter shrugs-off UEFA's challenge to his leadership as 'lacking courage'

Sepp Blatter tells UEFA “they do not have the courage” to sufficiently challenge his leadership at this year's election.

Mail Box

A Massive Mailbox On A Weekend Of Wonder

We unsurprisingly have plenty of mails on a wonderful FA Cup weekend, including thoughts on Palace, Van Gaal, Phil Jones, Chelsea, Mourinho and Yaya Toure...

Appalling, Slow, Pathetic, Embarrassing

It's a bonus Saturday Mailbox, with plenty of reaction to the most alarming 0-0 draw in Manchester United's recent history. At what point do we worry about Louis van Gaal?

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company