Scottish Championship
Dumbarton2Raith Rovers4

Dumbarton 2-4 Raith Rovers

Raith Rovers stretched their unbeaten run in the Championship to seven matches with victory against Dumbarton.

Calum Elliot put Rovers ahead from close range and Greig Spence sent Jamie Ewings the wrong way from the penalty spot following Paul McGinn's foul.

Dougie Hill headed Raith's third before Bryan Prunty bagged a brace for the Sons, the second a spot-kick after Reece Donaldson had been dismissed.

However, Lewis Vaughan clinched victory for Rovers late on.

Line-ups

Dumbarton

  • 19Ewings
  • 4Graham
  • 5Barry
  • 16LintonSubstituted forKirkpatrickat 77'minutes
  • 2McGinn
  • 9Megginson
  • 6TurnerBooked at 84mins
  • 7Gilhaney
  • 12Prunty
  • 8AgnewSubstituted forNishat 58'minutes
  • 14FlemingBooked at 64minsSubstituted forSmithat 71'minutes

Substitutes

  • 10Smith
  • 15Kirkpatrick
  • 24McKerracher
  • 1Grindlay
  • 3Smith
  • 17Nish
  • 11McDougall

Raith Rovers

  • 1McGurn
  • 2Thomson
  • 4Watson
  • 3BoothBooked at 71mins
  • 5HillSubstituted forDonaldsonat 66'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 7CardleBooked at 21minsSubstituted forVaughanat 84'minutes
  • 6FoxBooked at 89mins
  • 11Anderson
  • 8MoonBooked at 58mins
  • 9SpenceSubstituted forSmithat 74'minutes
  • 10Elliot

Substitutes

  • 21Vaughan
  • 17Laidlaw
  • 15Smith
  • 14Donaldson
  • 12Callachan
  • 26Bates
  • 23Matthews
Referee:
Brian Colvin

Match Stats

Home TeamDumbartonAway TeamRaith Rovers
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home11
Away10
Shots on Target
Home5
Away5
Corners
Home2
Away12
Fouls
Home9
Away14

Live Text

Match ends, Dumbarton 2, Raith Rovers 4.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Dumbarton 2, Raith Rovers 4.

Goal!

Goal! Dumbarton 2, Raith Rovers 4. Lewis Vaughan (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Gordon Smith.

Goal!

Goal! Dumbarton 2, Raith Rovers 3. Bryan Prunty (Dumbarton) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the centre of the goal.

Dismissal

Reece Donaldson (Raith Rovers) is shown the red card for a bad foul.

Penalty Dumbarton. Bryan Prunty draws a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty conceded by Reece Donaldson (Raith Rovers) after a foul in the penalty area.

Booking

Liam Fox (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Mark Gilhaney (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Liam Fox (Raith Rovers).

Goal!

Goal! Dumbarton 1, Raith Rovers 3. Bryan Prunty (Dumbarton) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Raith Rovers. Lewis Vaughan replaces Joe Cardle.

Booking

Chris Turner (Dumbarton) is shown the yellow card.

Chris Turner (Dumbarton).

(Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Chris Turner (Dumbarton).

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Paul McGinn.

Attempt missed. Kevin Smith (Dumbarton) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Dumbarton. Jordan Kirkpatrick replaces Scott Linton.

Substitution

Substitution, Raith Rovers. Gordon Smith replaces Greig Spence.

Mitchel Megginson (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Grant Anderson (Raith Rovers).

Substitution

Substitution, Dumbarton. Kevin Smith replaces Garry Fleming.

Booking

Callum Booth (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Hand ball by Callum Booth (Raith Rovers).

Attempt missed. Joe Cardle (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top right corner.

Attempt missed. Mark Gilhaney (Dumbarton) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Raith Rovers. Reece Donaldson replaces Dougie Hill because of an injury.

Booking

Garry Fleming (Dumbarton) is shown the yellow card.

Garry Fleming (Dumbarton).

(Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt saved. Mark Gilhaney (Dumbarton) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Dumbarton 0, Raith Rovers 3. Dougie Hill (Raith Rovers) header from the centre of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Joe Cardle.

Foul by Mark Gilhaney (Dumbarton).

Joe Cardle (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Paul McGinn.

Substitution

Substitution, Dumbarton. Colin Nish replaces Scott Agnew.

Booking

Kevin Moon (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Chris Turner (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kevin Moon (Raith Rovers).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLGDPts
1Hamilton8611919
2Raith Rovers8431515
3Falkirk8422614
4Dundee8422514
5Alloa8413213
6Dumbarton8314-310
7Queen of Sth8224-28
8Livingston8224-48
9Cowdenbeath8206-106
10Morton8125-85
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