Scottish Cup - Second Round - Replay
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Forres Mechanics 1-3 Elgin City

Elgin City will play Boness United in the third round of the Scottish Cup after coming through a replay with Forres Mechanics.

Scott Moore gave the Highland League side a 65th-minute lead.

However, Craig Gunn converted a penalty 10 minutes later and grabbed his second goal after Bryan Cameron had also struck for the visitors.

Stuart Soane was sent off for the hosts in the closing minutes, ensuring there would be no comeback.

Line-ups

Forres Mechanics

  • 1Knight
  • 23MacIntosh
  • 5FraserBooked at 85mins
  • 15FraserBooked at 45mins
  • 2Smith
  • 16Khutsishvili
  • 7MooreSubstituted forSoaneat 69'minutesBooked at 87mins
  • 10Scott
  • 12JonesSubstituted forArchibaldat 79'minutes
  • 11McGovern
  • 9Fraser

Substitutes

  • 3Allan
  • 8Duncan
  • 14Fraser
  • 17Archibald
  • 19Forbes
  • 22Bowden
  • 25Soane

Elgin

  • 1Fraser
  • 2Finlayson
  • 4Nicolson
  • 5Andrews
  • 3McHardy
  • 8BeveridgeSubstituted forMacEwanat 88'minutes
  • 9CameronBooked at 23mins
  • 6MacPhee
  • 11MooreSubstituted forWynessat 73'minutes
  • 7Gunn
  • 10SutherlandBooked at 45mins

Substitutes

  • 12McLean
  • 14MacEwan
  • 15Duff
  • 16Wyness
  • 17Bayne
  • 21Black
Referee:
Graham Fraser
Attendance:
865

Match Stats

Home TeamForres MechanicsAway TeamElgin
Possession
Home42%
Away58%
Shots
Home3
Away13
Shots on Target
Home2
Away9
Corners
Home6
Away7
Fouls
Home8
Away5

Live Text

Match ends, Forres Mechanics 1, Elgin City 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Forres Mechanics 1, Elgin City 3.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Steven Fraser.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Rory MacEwan replaces Graeme Beveridge.

Dismissal

Stuart Soane (Forres Mechanics) is shown the red card.

Booking

Graeme Fraser (Forres Mechanics) is shown the yellow card.

Goal!

Goal! Forres Mechanics 1, Elgin City 3. Craig Gunn (Elgin City) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Gordon Finlayson.

Attempt missed. Craig McGovern (Forres Mechanics) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Goal!

Goal! Forres Mechanics 1, Elgin City 2. Brian Cameron (Elgin City) right footed shot from very close range to the top left corner. Assisted by Dennis Wyness.

Substitution

Substitution, Forres Mechanics. Ross Archibald replaces Duncan Jones.

Goal!

Goal! Forres Mechanics 1, Elgin City 1. Craig Gunn (Elgin City) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Penalty conceded by Steven Fraser (Forres Mechanics) after a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty Elgin City. Craig Gunn draws a foul in the penalty area.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Dennis Wyness replaces Daniel Moore.

Attempt saved. Marvin Andrews (Elgin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Stuart Knight.

Attempt saved. Daniel Moore (Elgin City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Forres Mechanics. Stuart Soane replaces Scott Moore.

Foul by Dachi Khutsishvili (Forres Mechanics).

Darryl McHardy (Elgin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Goal!

Goal! Forres Mechanics 1, Elgin City 0. Scott Moore (Forres Mechanics) right footed shot from very close range to the bottom left corner.

Corner, Forres Mechanics. Conceded by Shane Sutherland.

Corner, Forres Mechanics. Conceded by Marvin Andrews.

Corner, Forres Mechanics. Conceded by Gordon Finlayson.

Attempt missed. Brian Cameron (Elgin City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Steven Fraser.

Attempt saved. Lee Fraser (Forres Mechanics) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Second Half

Second Half begins Forres Mechanics 0, Elgin City 0.

Half Time

First Half ends, Forres Mechanics 0, Elgin City 0.

Booking

Steven Fraser (Forres Mechanics) is shown the yellow card.

Graeme Beveridge (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Steven Fraser (Forres Mechanics).

Booking

Shane Sutherland (Elgin City) is shown the yellow card.

Kyle Scott (Forres Mechanics) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Shane Sutherland (Elgin City).

Attempt saved. Archie MacPhee (Elgin City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Marvin Andrews (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Kyle Scott (Forres Mechanics).

Corner, Forres Mechanics. Conceded by Marvin Andrews.

Foul by Mark Nicolson (Elgin City).

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