Scottish League Two
East Stirlingshire1Montrose2

East Stirlingshire 1-2 Montrose

Montrose celebrated George Shields' first game as permanent Montrose manager with their first away win since January by beating East Stirlingshire.

It means the Gable Endies leapfrogged their opponents to finish sixth in the League Two table.

Garry Wood finishing from 12 yards after Terry Masson picked him out to give Montrose the lead.

Paul Watson doubled the lead from a free-kick before Michael Bolochoweckyj converted Maxwell Wright's free-kick.

Line-ups

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Hay
  • 2Herd
  • 3Maxwell
  • 6ThomsonBooked at 40mins
  • 4TownsleySubstituted forMillerat 76'minutes
  • 5BolochoweckyjBooked at 20mins
  • 11Wright
  • 7O'DonoghueSubstituted forGlasgowat 45'minutes
  • 9Turner
  • 8GreenhillSubstituted forMacGregorat 37'minutes
  • 10Shepherd

Substitutes

  • 12Glasgow
  • 14Miller
  • 15Quinn
  • 16MacGregor
  • 17Gordon
  • 18Devlin
  • 19Lamie

Montrose

  • 1McKenzie
  • 2CrawfordBooked at 68mins
  • 3BellSubstituted forWilsonat 86'minutes
  • 6McCord
  • 4Wood
  • 5Campbell
  • 7MassonBooked at 88mins
  • 10Johnston
  • 9SturrockSubstituted forWebsterat 67'minutes
  • 8Watson
  • 11Deasley

Substitutes

  • 12Milne
  • 14McLeod
  • 15Gray
  • 16Webster
  • 17Bonar
  • 18Wilson
  • 21McCafferty
Referee:
Ryan Milne
Attendance:
265

Match Stats

Home TeamEast StirlingshireAway TeamMontrose
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home9
Away7
Shots on Target
Home4
Away3
Corners
Home7
Away7
Fouls
Home8
Away8

Live Text

Match ends, East Stirling 1, Montrose 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, East Stirling 1, Montrose 2.

Attempt missed. Max Wright (East Stirling) right footed shot from very close range is too high.

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

Foul by Ross McCord (Montrose).

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Jonathan Crawford.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Alan Campbell.

Booking

Terry Masson (Montrose) is shown the yellow card.

Max Wright (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Terry Masson (Montrose).

Corner, Montrose. Conceded by Ricky Miller.

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. Colin Wilson replaces Craig Bell.

Attempt missed. Iain Thomson (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Foul by Kevin Turner (East Stirling).

Terry Masson (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Ricky Miller replaces Chris Townsley.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Jonathan Crawford.

Attempt saved. Michael Bolochoweckyj (East Stirling) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Kevin Turner (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Garry Wood (Montrose).

Corner, Montrose. Conceded by Mikey Herd.

Attempt saved. Max Wright (East Stirling) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Booking

Jonathan Crawford (Montrose) is shown the yellow card.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Jonathan Crawford.

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. Graham Webster replaces Kieran Sturrock.

Attempt missed. Kevin Turner (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, Montrose. Conceded by Michael Bolochoweckyj.

Corner, Montrose. Conceded by Grant Hay.

Attempt saved. Terry Masson (Montrose) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Foul by Scott Maxwell (East Stirling).

Terry Masson (Montrose) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt missed. Chris Townsley (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Kevin Turner (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Garry Wood (Montrose).

Attempt missed. Bryan Deasley (Montrose) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Ross McCord.

Foul by Jamie Glasgow (East Stirling).

Kieran Sturrock (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Second Half

Second Half begins East Stirling 1, Montrose 2.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Jamie Glasgow replaces Ross O'Donoghue.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Peterhead36237674383676
2Annan Athletic361961169492063
3Stirling3616101060501058
4Clyde36176135048257
5Berwick361571463491452
6Montrose361210144456-1246
7Albion36128164154-1344
8East Stirlingshire36128164559-1444
9Elgin3699186273-1136
10Queen's Park3659223668-3224
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