Fraser salvages Thistle point

A Gary Fraser equaliser for Partick Thistle ensured Dundee United's winless streak stretched to seven matches after a 1-1 draw at Firhill.

Last Updated: 01/02/14 at 18:26 Post Comment

Gary Fraser: Earned point for Partick Thistle at home to Dundee United

Gary Fraser: Earned point for Partick Thistle at home to Dundee United

More of the games that matter

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

Farid El Alagui gave the away side a first-half lead before Fraser's second-half strike earned the home team a share of the spoils.

It was a lively start from both sides who have both struggled for form of late.

Fraser had a shot from range saved by United's Radoslaw Cierzniak after 10 minutes only for Nadir Ciftci to have a long-range effort saved by Paul Gallacher at the other end a minute later.

Conrad Balatoni almost gave the home side the lead midway through the first half but his right-footed effort struck the post to Cierzniak's relief.

Relief turned to ecstasy in the 29th minute when El Alagui smashed the ball into the top-right corner to give the visitors a deserved lead.

El Alagui should have extended United's lead shortly after but was twice denied from close-range by Gallacher

Lyle Taylor and Prince Buaben both mustered efforts for the home side as the half drew to a close without managing to trouble Cierzniak.

Dundee United looked in control as he second half progressed with Stuart Armstrong twice going close.

But with 15 minutes to go Thistle got an unlikely equaliser following a corner conceded by Gary Mackay-Steven.

Fraser fired the ball home from a tight angle after receiving the ball back from a corner which he took.

John Rankin had two chances to earn a late victory for Dundee United but he was unable to find the target on both occasions as the away side had to settle for the draw.

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

Sunday, 26 April 2015
12:30
Dundee U 0-3 Celtic Report
Saturday, 25 April 2015
15:00
Dundee 0-2 St J'stone Report
Inverness 1-2 Aberdeen Report
Ross Co 1-2 Partick  
St Mirren 4-1 Kilmarnock Report
Friday, 24 April 2015
19:45
Hamilton 2-0 Motherwell Report
Wednesday, 22 April 2015
Dundee 1-2 Celtic  
Saturday, 18 April 2015
15:00
Aberdeen 1-0 Dundee U Report
Wednesday, 15 April 2015
19:45
Celtic 4-1 Kilmarnock Report
Monday, 13 April 2015
St Mirren 0-3 Ross Co Report

Footer 365

Eden Hazard lands PFA Player of the Year award

Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard has been named the PFA Player of the Year.

Harry Kane lands PFA Young Player of the Year award

Tottenham striker Harry Kane has been named the PFA Young Player of the Year.

Arsene Wenger says it is impossible for Chelsea to lose title

Arsene Wenger believes it is just a matter of time before Chelsea are crowned champions after their 0-0 draw at Arsenal.

Mail Box

Chelsea Millions Should Buy Better...

For the money they have spent, Chelsea should be playing like the Harlem Globetrotters rather than Atletico. We have mails on Cesc, Brendan Rodgers and...

Brendan Rodgers Is David Cameron...

Rodgers is compared to the Prime Minister, insomuch as he has a right to peddle bulls**t, apparently. Plus why comparing Arsene Wenger to Diego Simeone is a mug's game...

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