Scottish League Two
Albion1East Stirlingshire2

Albion Rovers 1-2 East Stirlingshire

Alan Reid scored before seeing red as Albion's perfect home record ended with a defeat by East Stirlingshire.

The hosts took the lead after 11 minutes, Reid shooting from 30 yards into the top corner.

Nine minutes later, Shire levelled via David McKenna's rebound shot but William Vidler turned in a cross to retake the lead on 38 minutes.

Reid was shown a straight red after 66 minutes, putting a dampener on only his second goal in over 200 appearances.

Line-ups

Albion

  • 1Parry
  • 2ReidBooked at 66mins
  • 6DunlopBooked at 90mins
  • 5Dunlop
  • 3Turnbull
  • 7McKenzie
  • 4Young
  • 8CusackSubstituted forLoveat 61'minutes
  • 11PhillipsBooked at 45minsSubstituted forPollockat 85'minutes
  • 9McGuigan
  • 10McNeilSubstituted forMullinat 75'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Donnelly
  • 14Mullin
  • 15Fisher
  • 16Pollock
  • 17Hughes
  • 18Love
  • 19Chaplain

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Barnard
  • 2Greene
  • 4Bolochoweckyj
  • 5TappingBooked at 90mins
  • 3GilmourBooked at 45mins
  • 11VidlerSubstituted forWrightat 85'minutes
  • 8McCabe
  • 6ShieldsSubstituted forMacGregorat 75'minutes
  • 7GreenhillBooked at 40mins
  • 9Brisbane
  • 10McKennaSubstituted forDoyleat 78'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Wright
  • 14Doyle
  • 15Kinnaird
  • 16Kay
  • 17Quinn
  • 18Brennan
  • 19MacGregor
Referee:
Alan Newlands
Attendance:
566

Match Stats

Home TeamAlbionAway TeamEast Stirlingshire
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home8
Away9
Shots on Target
Home4
Away3
Corners
Home8
Away7
Fouls
Home8
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Albion Rovers 1, East Stirling 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Albion Rovers 1, East Stirling 2.

Foul by Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers).

Jordan Tapping (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Booking

Jordan Tapping (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Josh Mullin.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Neil Parry.

Jay Doyle (East Stirling) hits the left post with a right footed shot from the right side of the box.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Max Wright replaces Billy Vidler.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Jamie Pollock replaces Gary Phillips.

Foul by Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers).

Billy Vidler (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Michael Bolochoweckyj.

Kyle Turnbull (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by David Greenhill (East Stirling).

Attempt saved. Jay Doyle (East Stirling) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Connor Greene.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Jay Doyle replaces David McKenna.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Graeme MacGregor replaces Martyn Shields.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Josh Mullin replaces Ross McNeil.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Richard Barnard.

Attempt saved. Marc McKenzie (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Ally Love (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Connor Greene (East Stirling).

Ross McNeil (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jordan Tapping (East Stirling).

Ross Dunlop (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by David McKenna (East Stirling).

Attempt saved. Ross McNeil (Albion Rovers) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Steven Brisbane (East Stirling) right footed shot from the left side of the box is just a bit too high.

Attempt missed. Jordan Tapping (East Stirling) header from the centre of the box misses to the left.

Dismissal

Alan Reid (Albion Rovers) is shown the red card.

Foul by Alan Reid (Albion Rovers).

Billy Vidler (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ally Love (Albion Rovers).

Neil McCabe (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Marc McKenzie (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is high and wide to the right.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Jordan Tapping.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Alan Reid.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Arbroath7601146818
2Albion741295413
3Montrose74031011-112
4East Fife7313139410
5Queen's Park731388010
6East Stirlingshire7304715-89
7Berwick7223131218
8Annan Athletic722389-18
9Elgin721479-27
10Clyde7124914-55
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