Scottish Championship
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Livingston 0-1 Falkirk

Rory Loy's first-half penalty gave Falkirk all three points agaisnt 10-man Livingston in the Scottish Championship.

The Bairns started positively and were awarded a spot-kick when Coll Donaldson fouled Conor McGrandles.

Loy stepped up slotted the ball into the net from 12 yards.

Falkirk continued to dominate possession in the second half but were unable to add to their lead with one goal proving to be enough in the end.

Line-ups

Livingston

  • 1Jamieson
  • 5Fordyce
  • 3Talbot
  • 8O'Brien
  • 19DonaldsonBooked at 25mins
  • 4MensingBooked at 26mins
  • 7JacobsSubstituted forWilkieat 80'minutes
  • 10Scougall
  • 27BurchillSubstituted forMullenat 70'minutes
  • 9McNulty
  • 6ScottBooked at 76minsSubstituted forDenholmat 80'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Mampuya
  • 11Denholm
  • 15Docherty
  • 17Walker
  • 18Wilkie
  • 23Twardzik
  • 48Mullen

Falkirk

  • 1McGovern
  • 2Duffie
  • 3Kingsley
  • 35Millar
  • 6Vaulks
  • 34McCrackenSubstituted forFlynnat 46'minutes
  • 7FultonBooked at 57minsSubstituted forDurojaiyeat 63'minutes
  • 11McGrandles
  • 33LoyBooked at 90mins
  • 9RobertsSubstituted forLeahyat 71'minutes
  • 10Sibbald

Substitutes

  • 4Durojaiye
  • 5Flynn
  • 8Alston
  • 12Bowman
  • 18Small
  • 19Leahy
  • 31Shepherd
Referee:
Kevin Graham
Attendance:
1,585

Match Stats

Home TeamLivingstonAway TeamFalkirk
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home5
Away7
Shots on Target
Home2
Away3
Corners
Home10
Away5
Fouls
Home12
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Livingston 0, Falkirk 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Livingston 0, Falkirk 1.
Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Will Vaulks.
Attempt blocked. Danny Denholm (Livingston) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
Attempt saved. Marc McNulty (Livingston) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Booking

Rory Loy (Falkirk) is shown the yellow card.
Burton O'Brien (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Rory Loy (Falkirk).
Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Stephen Kingsley.
Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Will Vaulks.
Simon Mensing (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Luke Leahy (Falkirk).
Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Kieran Duffie.
Marc McNulty (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Jonathan Flynn (Falkirk).
Foul by Kyle Wilkie (Livingston).
Will Vaulks (Falkirk) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Danny Denholm replaces Martin Scott.

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Kyle Wilkie replaces Keaghan Jacobs.
Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Stephen Kingsley.
Stefan Scougall (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Will Vaulks (Falkirk).

Booking

Martin Scott (Livingston) is shown the yellow card.
Foul by Martin Scott (Livingston).
Stephen Kingsley (Falkirk) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Foul by Marc McNulty (Livingston).
Will Vaulks (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Luke Leahy replaces Philip Roberts.
Daniel Mullen (Livingston) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Jonathan Flynn (Falkirk).

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Daniel Mullen replaces Mark Burchill.
Stefan Scougall (Livingston) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Foul by Stephen Kingsley (Falkirk).
Foul by Martin Scott (Livingston).
Kieran Duffie (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Attempt missed. Rory Loy (Falkirk) right footed shot from the left side of the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Olumide Durojaiye replaces Jay Fulton.
Martin Scott (Livingston) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Foul by Kieran Duffie (Falkirk).
Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Will Vaulks.
Foul by Will Vaulks (Falkirk).
Mark Burchill (Livingston) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Booking

Jay Fulton (Falkirk) is shown the yellow card.
Stefan Scougall (Livingston) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Jay Fulton (Falkirk).
Foul by Jay Fulton (Falkirk).
Marc McNulty (Livingston) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Foul by Craig Sibbald (Falkirk).
Martin Scott (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Jonathan Flynn replaces David McCracken because of an injury.

Second Half

Second Half begins Livingston 0, Falkirk 1.

Half Time

First Half ends, Livingston 0, Falkirk 1.
Attempt saved. Stefan Scougall (Livingston) header from very close range is saved in the centre of the goal.
Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Will Vaulks.
Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Michael McGovern.
Attempt saved. Mark Millar (Falkirk) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
Foul by Jason Talbot (Livingston).
Jay Fulton (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Attempt missed. Mark Burchill (Livingston) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.
Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Callum Fordyce.
Foul by Simon Mensing (Livingston).
goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLGDPts
1Dundee1912341939
2Hamilton1911441237
3Falkirk189541532
4Raith Rovers19856-129
5Alloa19847228
6Livingston19748-125
7Dumbarton19739-724
8Queen of Sth18648122
9Cowdenbeath195311-1518
10Morton192314-259
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