Scottish Cup - Third Round
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Greenock Morton 0-0 Airdrieonians

Joe McKee was sent off for Greenock Morton as they held on to draw with Airdrieonians in the Scottish Cup.

McKee was sent off less than 20 minutes into the second half after a dangerous tackle on Airdrie's Luca Gasparotto.

Liam Watt had nearly fired the visitors into an early lead, Derek Gaston saving his effort from point-blank range.

At the other end, Andy McNeil denied Stefan McCluskey and Conor Pepper in quick succession. Pepper and Airdrie's James Lister had other shots saved.

The two sides will meet again in Airdrie on 11 November.

Line-ups

Morton

  • 1Gaston
  • 2Kilday
  • 5Crighton
  • 6Milojevic Bjekovic
  • 3Lamie
  • 8Pepper
  • 7McKeeBooked at 64mins
  • 4O'Ware
  • 11McCluskeySubstituted forRussellat 69'minutes
  • 10McCluskeySubstituted forCrawfordat 77'minutes
  • 9Barrowman

Substitutes

  • 12Hands
  • 14Scullion
  • 15Allan
  • 16Crawford
  • 17McNeil
  • 18Russell
  • 20Caraux

Airdrieonians

  • 1McNeil
  • 2O'Neil
  • 5Gasparotto
  • 4Fitzpatrick
  • 3Boyle
  • 7GraySubstituted forBoyleat 90'minutes
  • 8Fraser
  • 6Blockley
  • 11Watt
  • 10ParkerSubstituted forPruntyat 90+1'minutes
  • 9Lister

Substitutes

  • 12Bain
  • 14Stewart
  • 15Prunty
  • 16Boyle
  • 17Ferguson
  • 18Cadden
  • 19Richford
Referee:
George Salmond
Attendance:
1,420

Match Stats

Home TeamMortonAway TeamAirdrieonians
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home7
Away16
Shots on Target
Home5
Away9
Corners
Home3
Away5
Fouls
Home19
Away8

Live Text

Match ends, Morton 0, Airdrieonians 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Morton 0, Airdrieonians 0.

Substitution

Substitution, Airdrieonians. Bryan Prunty replaces Keigan Parker.

Substitution

Substitution, Airdrieonians. John Boyle replaces Scott Gray.

Attempt missed. Luca Gasparotto (Airdrieonians) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top right corner.

Corner, Airdrieonians. Conceded by Thomas O'Ware.

Foul by Robbie Crawford (Morton).

Patrick Boyle (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt saved. James Lister (Airdrieonians) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Scott Fraser (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Robbie Crawford (Morton).

Foul by Conor Pepper (Morton).

Liam Watt (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Morton. Robbie Crawford replaces Stefan McCluskey.

Foul by Andrew Barrowman (Morton).

Luca Gasparotto (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Thomas O'Ware (Morton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Scott Gray (Airdrieonians).

Lee Kilday (Morton) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Nathan Blockley (Airdrieonians).

Corner, Airdrieonians. Conceded by Sean Crighton.

Corner, Airdrieonians. Conceded by Stefan Milojevic.

Attempt missed. Liam Watt (Airdrieonians) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Substitution

Substitution, Morton. Mark Russell replaces Jamie McCluskey.

Foul by Stefan McCluskey (Morton).

Scott Gray (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Lee Kilday (Morton).

Liam Watt (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Dismissal

Joe McKee (Morton) is shown the red card for a bad foul.

Luca Gasparotto (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Joe McKee (Morton).

Foul by Joe McKee (Morton).

Scott Fraser (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Ricki Lamie (Morton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Scott Gray (Airdrieonians).

Scott Gray (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Andrew Barrowman (Morton).

Foul by Andrew Barrowman (Morton).

Scott Fraser (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt saved. Andrew Barrowman (Morton) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

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