Scottish League One
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Dunfermline Athletic 3-0 Peterhead

Dunfermline secured a comfortable Scottish League One win over Peterhead, who finished the match with eight men.

James Redman saw red after 16 minutes when he scythed down Dunfermline's Joshua Falkingham.

And Steven Noble and Jordon Brown were both dismissed after a mass brawl shortly before the break.

Falkingham fired the opener, Gozie Ugwu poked home the second and James Thomas smashed in a late third for the Pars.

Line-ups

Dunfermline

  • 1Scully
  • 2Williamson
  • 5Buchanan
  • 3Millen
  • 4Martin
  • 7Forbes
  • 6SpenceSubstituted forStirlingat 45'minutes
  • 10FalkinghamSubstituted forThomasat 72'minutes
  • 8ThomsonSubstituted forByrneat 80'minutes
  • 9Moffat
  • 11Ugwu

Substitutes

  • 12Stirling
  • 14Byrne
  • 15Urquhart
  • 16Whittle
  • 17Drummond
  • 18Thomas
  • 20Goodfellow

Peterhead

  • 1Smith
  • 5RossBooked at 17mins
  • 6DonaldsonBooked at 68mins
  • 3NobleBooked at 45mins
  • 2Sharp
  • 8RedmanBooked at 16mins
  • 11StrachanSubstituted forMcCannat 75'minutes
  • 10GilfillanSubstituted forMillarat 62'minutesBooked at 65mins
  • 4Smith
  • 7BrownBooked at 45mins
  • 9McAllisterSubstituted forCoxat 60'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12McLaren
  • 14McCann
  • 15Richardson
  • 16Cox
  • 17Millar
  • 18Stevenson
  • 21MacDonald
Referee:
Greg Aitken
Attendance:
2,409

Match Stats

Home TeamDunfermlineAway TeamPeterhead
Possession
Home60%
Away40%
Shots
Home32
Away5
Shots on Target
Home16
Away0
Corners
Home11
Away3
Fouls
Home10
Away9

Live Text

Match ends, Dunfermline Athletic 3, Peterhead 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Dunfermline Athletic 3, Peterhead 0.

Attempt saved. Ryan Williamson (Dunfermline Athletic) left footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Ryan Williamson (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right.

Goal!

Goal! Dunfermline Athletic 3, Peterhead 0. James Thomas (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Shaun Byrne.

Corner, Peterhead. Conceded by Lewis Martin.

Foul by Shaun Byrne (Dunfermline Athletic).

David Cox (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt blocked. David Cox (Peterhead) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is blocked.

Attempt saved. Ross Forbes (Dunfermline Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Dunfermline Athletic. Shaun Byrne replaces Ryan Thomson.

Attempt saved. James Thomas (Dunfermline Athletic) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Andy Stirling (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the left side of the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Ryan McCann replaces Ryan Strachan.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Ryan Strachan.

Substitution

Substitution, Dunfermline Athletic. James Thomas replaces Josh Falkingham.

Goal!

Goal! Dunfermline Athletic 2, Peterhead 0. Gozie Ugwu (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Michael Moffat.

Attempt saved. Ross Forbes (Dunfermline Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Ross Smith.

Attempt missed. Josh Falkingham (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the left side of the box is too high.

Booking

Reece Donaldson (Peterhead) is shown the yellow card.

Josh Falkingham (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Reece Donaldson (Peterhead).

Foul by Ryan Williamson (Dunfermline Athletic).

Ross Smith (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Gozie Ugwu (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the right following a set piece situation.

Booking

Mark Millar (Peterhead) is shown the yellow card.

Josh Falkingham (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Mark Millar (Peterhead).

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Mark Millar replaces Bryan Gilfillan.

Hand ball by Reece Donaldson (Peterhead).

Attempt missed. Josh Falkingham (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Graeme Smith.

Attempt saved. Ross Forbes (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. David Cox replaces Rory McAllister.

Goal!

Goal! Dunfermline Athletic 1, Peterhead 0. Josh Falkingham (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Ryan Williamson.

Attempt saved. Ross Forbes (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Josh Falkingham (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Attempt saved. Ross Millen (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner.

Attempt missed. Gozie Ugwu (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Forfar7421128414
2Dunfermline7412115613
3Ayr7412139413
4Morton7403139412
5Brechin7232121029
6Stranraer72321112-19
7Peterhead722368-28
8Stenhousemuir7214811-37
9Stirling7133917-86
10Airdrieonians7124713-65
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