Scottish Challenge Cup - Quarter-Final
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Greenock Morton 0-1 Alloa Athletic

Ryan McCord scores for Alloa Athletic against Greenock Morton
McCord's header settled the tie

Ryan McCord's late header secured Alloa Athletic a place in the semi-finals of the Scottish Challenge Cup as Greenock Morton were knocked out.

Reece Hands passed up a hat-trick of second-half chances for Morton and Graeme Holmes had an effort saved for the Wasps.

Liam Buchanan and Greig Spence also threatened for Alloa as extra-time beckoned.

But the breakthrough came when McCord nodded in Mark Docherty's cross.

Line-ups

Morton

  • 1Caraux
  • 6Milojevic BjekovicBooked at 29minsSubstituted forAllanat 45'minutes
  • 3LamieSubstituted forHandsat 45'minutes
  • 5Crighton
  • 2Kilday
  • 7McKee
  • 9Crawford
  • 8Pepper
  • 4MillerBooked at 50minsSubstituted forMcNeilat 71'minutes
  • 11O'Ware
  • 10McCluskey

Substitutes

  • 12McNeil
  • 14Scullion
  • 15Russell
  • 16Allan
  • 17Hands
  • 20Gaston

Alloa

  • 21McDowall
  • 4Gordon
  • 17Doyle
  • 5MeggattBooked at 87mins
  • 3Docherty
  • 8McCord
  • 10Holmes
  • 19Buchanan
  • 7CawleySubstituted forFlanniganat 60'minutes
  • 6SimmonsBooked at 75minsSubstituted forFernsat 77'minutes
  • 9Spence

Substitutes

  • 2Tiffoney
  • 11Ferns
  • 14Benedictus
  • 15Marr
  • 16Flannigan
  • 18Hetherington
  • 31Couser
Referee:
Des Roache
Attendance:
1,273

Match Stats

Home TeamMortonAway TeamAlloa
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home9
Away9
Shots on Target
Home3
Away3
Corners
Home1
Away3
Fouls
Home14
Away7

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