Scottish League Two
Annan Athletic2East Stirling3

Annan Athletic 2-3 East Stirlingshire

East Stirlingshire beat Annan Athletic to move to within a point of the second-place side in Scottish League Two.

Maxwell Wright fired Shire ahead but Scott Davidson's penalty following a foul by goalkeeper Grant Hay levelled matters.

Andrew Mitchell put the hosts ahead for the first time but David Greenhill netted a second for East Stirling.

And Nathan Shepherd found space inside the box to score Shire's winner.

Line-ups

Annan Athletic

  • 1Arthur
  • 9MitchellBooked at 72minsSubstituted forLoveat 89'minutes
  • 3McNiff
  • 6Flynn
  • 4Black
  • 5Swinglehurst
  • 8Brannan
  • 2Sloan
  • 7DavidsonSubstituted forMoffatat 79'minutes
  • 10Todd
  • 11BradleySubstituted forOrsiat 82'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Caldwell
  • 14Love
  • 15Jardine
  • 16Moffat
  • 17Mitchell
  • 18Orsi
  • 19Wood

East Stirling

  • 1HayBooked at 43mins
  • 2HerdBooked at 90mins
  • 3Maxwell
  • 6ThomsonBooked at 69mins
  • 4TownsleyBooked at 41mins
  • 10Miller
  • 7Tapping
  • 8Greenhill
  • 11Wright
  • 9QuinnSubstituted forGlasgowat 77'minutes
  • 5McKechnieSubstituted forShepherdat 77'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Devlin
  • 14Shepherd
  • 15MacGregor
  • 16Glasgow
  • 17Gordon
  • 18O'Donoghue
Referee:
Andrew Dallas
Attendance:
401

Match Stats

Home TeamAnnan AthleticAway TeamEast Stirling
Possession
Home43%
Away57%
Shots
Home7
Away17
Shots on Target
Home3
Away11
Corners
Home7
Away8
Fouls
Home5
Away8

Live Text

Match ends, Annan Athletic 2, East Stirling 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Annan Athletic 2, East Stirling 3.
Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Martin McNiff.

Booking

Mikey Herd (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Ally Love replaces Andrew Mitchell because of an injury.
Andrew Mitchell (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Jamie Glasgow (East Stirling).

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 2, East Stirling 3. Nathan Shepherd (East Stirling) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.
Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Kenny Arthur.
Attempt saved. Scott Maxwell (East Stirling) left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is saved in the bottom left corner.
Josh Todd (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Chris Townsley (East Stirling).

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Daniel Orsi replaces Peter Bradley.
Attempt missed. Jamie Glasgow (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Jordan Moffat replaces Scott Davidson.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Jamie Glasgow replaces Paul Quinn.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Nathan Shepherd replaces Jordan McKechnie.
Attempt missed. Iain Thomson (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 2, East Stirling 2. David Greenhill (East Stirling) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Paul Quinn.
Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Max Wright (East Stirling).

Booking

Andrew Mitchell (Annan Athletic) is shown the yellow card.
Ricky Miller (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Josh Todd (Annan Athletic).

Booking

Iain Thomson (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card.
Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Kenny Arthur.
Attempt saved. Paul Quinn (East Stirling) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top left corner.
Attempt missed. Martin McNiff (Annan Athletic) header from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left following a set piece situation.
Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Chris Townsley.
Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Chris Townsley.
Attempt saved. Max Wright (East Stirling) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.
Foul by Kieran Brannan (Annan Athletic).
Scott Maxwell (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Attempt missed. Kieran Brannan (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top left corner.
Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Kenny Arthur.
Attempt saved. Max Wright (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner.
Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Paul Quinn.
Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Peter Bradley.
Attempt missed. Paul Quinn (East Stirling) header from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left.
Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Martin McNiff.
Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Peter Bradley.

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 2, East Stirling 1. Andrew Mitchell (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Peter Bradley.
Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Grant Hay.
Attempt saved. Kieran Brannan (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top right corner.

Second Half

Second Half begins Annan Athletic 1, East Stirling 1.

Half Time

First Half ends, Annan Athletic 1, East Stirling 1.
Attempt missed. David Greenhill (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.
Foul by Kieran Brannan (Annan Athletic).
David Greenhill (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 1, East Stirling 1. Scott Davidson (Annan Athletic) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the high centre of the goal.

Booking

Grant Hay (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card.
Penalty Annan Athletic. Martin McNiff draws a foul in the penalty area.
Penalty conceded by Grant Hay (East Stirling) after a foul in the penalty area.
Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Ricky Miller.

Booking

Chris Townsley (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card.
Kieran Brannan (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Chris Townsley (East Stirling).
Attempt saved. David Greenhill (East Stirling) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.
Steven Black (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Scott Maxwell (East Stirling).
Foul by Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic).
goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLGDPts
1Peterhead2414642048
2Annan Athletic2311571038
3Clyde241158-138
4East Stirling251078337
5Stirling241068036
6Berwick259610833
7Albion24879-231
8Montrose258710-331
9Elgin247611-527
10Queen's Park243516-3014
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