Scottish League Two
Berwick2East Stirlingshire0

Berwick Rangers 2-0 East Stirlingshire

Second-bottom Berwick Rangers ground out a valuable Scottish League Two win over nine-man East Stirlingshire at Shielfield Park.

Darren Lavery opened the scoring with a neat finish inside the box.

Shire's Michael Bolochoweckyj was red-carded after a dangerous challenge and David Greenhill was also dismissed when he received a second yellow card.

Lee Currie sealed the three points for the hosts in the final minute when he converted a pass from Lavery.

Line-ups

Berwick

  • 1Bald
  • 2Jacobs
  • 3Gielty
  • 6CurrieBooked at 38mins
  • 4DunlopBooked at 67mins
  • 5Hoskins
  • 11Gray
  • 8Notman
  • 9DalzielBooked at 69minsSubstituted forMorrisat 87'minutes
  • 10Lavery
  • 7RonaldSubstituted forO'Brienat 64'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Morris
  • 13Fairburn
  • 14Janczyk
  • 15O'Brien
  • 16Grant

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Hay
  • 2MacGregor
  • 3McGowan
  • 7O'Donoghue
  • 4Townsley
  • 5BolochoweckyjBooked at 75mins
  • 8GreenhillBooked at 81mins
  • 6ThomsonSubstituted forGlasgowat 72'minutes
  • 10QuinnBooked at 53minsSubstituted forWrightat 72'minutes
  • 9TurnerSubstituted forTappingat 76'minutes
  • 11McKechnieBooked at 73mins

Substitutes

  • 12Maxwell
  • 14Glasgow
  • 15Wright
  • 16Herd
  • 17Gordon
  • 18Tapping
  • 19Shepherd
Referee:
Colin Steven
Attendance:
361

Match Stats

Home TeamBerwickAway TeamEast Stirlingshire
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home8
Away4
Shots on Target
Home6
Away0
Corners
Home5
Away7
Fouls
Home19
Away22

Live Text

Match ends, Berwick Rangers 2, East Stirling 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Berwick Rangers 2, East Stirling 0.

Attempt blocked. Lee Currie (Berwick Rangers) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Michael McGowan (East Stirling).

Attempt missed. Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Goal!

Goal! Berwick Rangers 2, East Stirling 0. Lee Currie (Berwick Rangers) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Darren Lavery.

Substitution

Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Josh Morris replaces Scott Dalziel.

Foul by Ross Gray (Berwick Rangers).

Ross O'Donoghue (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ross Gray (Berwick Rangers).

Max Wright (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt saved. Michael Dunlop (Berwick Rangers) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Kenny O'Brien (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Graeme MacGregor (East Stirling).

Attempt saved. Scott Dalziel (Berwick Rangers) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Michael Dunlop.

Foul by Kenny O'Brien (Berwick Rangers).

Jordan Tapping (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Dismissal

Second yellow card to David Greenhill (East Stirling).

Ross Gray (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by David Greenhill (East Stirling).

Foul by Scott Dalziel (Berwick Rangers).

(East Stirling) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Jordan Tapping.

Attempt saved. Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Foul by Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers).

Graeme MacGregor (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Chris Townsley.

Attempt saved. Lee Currie (Berwick Rangers) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Jordan Tapping replaces Kevin Turner.

Dismissal

Michael Bolochoweckyj (East Stirling) is shown the red card for a bad foul.

Scott Dalziel (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Michael Bolochoweckyj (East Stirling).

Foul by Scott Dalziel (Berwick Rangers).

Michael McGowan (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Booking

Jordan McKechnie (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card.

Ross Gray (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jordan McKechnie (East Stirling).

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Max Wright replaces Paul Quinn.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Clyde169252018229
2Peterhead1676332201227
3Stirling157352724324
4Annan Athletic156453027322
5Albion166462320322
6Montrose166462424022
7East Stirlingshire166462325-222
8Elgin155553029120
9Berwick165472321219
10Queen's Park1514101438-247
View full Scottish League Two table

Top Stories