Scottish League One
Dunfermline2Stenhousemuir0

Dunfermline Athletic 2-0 Stenhousemuir

Michael Moffat's late penalty ensured that Dunfermline Athletic went to the top of League One after beating 10-man Stenhousemuir.

The Pars took the lead after 54 minutes when Ryan Thomson headed home Josh Falkingham's cross.

Stenny's Josh Watt missed a good chance, firing over the crossbar.

Colin McMenamin received a second booking with just over 20 minutes left and Moffat ensured the win after Cieran Summers fouled Ryan Williamson.

Line-ups

Dunfermline

  • 1Scully
  • 5Buchanan
  • 3Drummond
  • 2Williamson
  • 4Martin
  • 6Geggan
  • 7ThomsonSubstituted forStirlingat 70'minutes
  • 8SpenceBooked at 65mins
  • 10Falkingham
  • 11Ugwu
  • 9Moffat

Substitutes

  • 12Byrne
  • 14Forbes
  • 15Urquhart
  • 16Stirling
  • 17El-Bakhtaoui
  • 18Smith
  • 20Goodfellow

Stenhousemuir

  • 1Fleming
  • 5Summers
  • 3GreacenBooked at 43mins
  • 4McMillanBooked at 61mins
  • 2Meechan
  • 10SluddenSubstituted forMcMenaminat 45'minutesBooked at 69mins
  • 8HodgeSubstituted forDicksonat 3'minutesSubstituted forWattat 67'minutes
  • 7Faulds
  • 6Millar
  • 9Grehan
  • 11Oliver

Substitutes

  • 12Duncan
  • 14Lithgow
  • 15Dickson
  • 16Millar
  • 17Shaw
  • 18Watt
  • 19McMenamin
Referee:
Craig Charleston
Attendance:
2,671

Match Stats

Home TeamDunfermlineAway TeamStenhousemuir
Possession
Home62%
Away38%
Shots
Home9
Away3
Shots on Target
Home4
Away0
Corners
Home13
Away2
Fouls
Home9
Away15

Live Text

Match ends, Dunfermline Athletic 2, Stenhousemuir 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Dunfermline Athletic 2, Stenhousemuir 0.

Foul by Gregor Buchanan (Dunfermline Athletic).

Martin Grehan (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Gregor Buchanan (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Martin Grehan (Stenhousemuir).

Attempt blocked. Michael Moffat (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Andy Stirling (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Josh Watt (Stenhousemuir).

Goal!

Goal! Dunfermline Athletic 2, Stenhousemuir 0. Michael Moffat (Dunfermline Athletic) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

Penalty Dunfermline Athletic. Ryan Williamson draws a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty conceded by Ciaran Summers (Stenhousemuir) after a foul in the penalty area.

Foul by Gregor Buchanan (Dunfermline Athletic).

Martin Grehan (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Ross McMillan.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Kristopher Faulds.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Ross Meechan.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Stewart Greacen.

Foul by Lewis Martin (Dunfermline Athletic).

Gary Oliver (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Hand ball by Gary Oliver (Stenhousemuir).

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Ciaran Summers.

Attempt missed. Josh Watt (Stenhousemuir) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Dunfermline Athletic. Andy Stirling replaces Ryan Thomson.

Dismissal

Second yellow card to Colin McMenamin (Stenhousemuir).

Substitution

Substitution, Stenhousemuir. Josh Watt replaces Sean Dickson.

Booking

Lewis Spence (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Colin McMenamin (Stenhousemuir) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Ross McMillan (Stenhousemuir) is shown the yellow card.

Michael Moffat (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Ross McMillan (Stenhousemuir).

Attempt missed. Martin Grehan (Stenhousemuir) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, Stenhousemuir. Conceded by Lewis Martin.

Goal!

Goal! Dunfermline Athletic 1, Stenhousemuir 0. Ryan Thomson (Dunfermline Athletic) header from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Josh Falkingham following a corner.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Stewart Greacen.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Ciaran Summers.

Foul by Josh Falkingham (Dunfermline Athletic).

Sean Dickson (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Lewis Spence (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Kieran Millar (Stenhousemuir).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Dunfermline531173410
2Ayr531174310
3Forfar531175210
4Brechin52309369
5Morton530210649
6Peterhead51225505
7Stranraer512269-35
8Stirling5122713-65
9Stenhousemuir511369-34
10Airdrieonians501418-71
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