Scottish Cup - Fourth Round
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Annan Athletic 1-1 Brechin City

Annan Athletic and Brechin City will contest a replay for a place in the fifth round of the Scottish Cup after drawing at Galabank.

The visitors took the lead against the run of play when Colin Hamilton headed home before the break.

David Hopkirk converted from close range to level matters on the hour.

Brechin could have won it late on but Andrew Jackson hit the goal frame, meaning the sides will replay on 9 December at Glebe Park.

Line-ups

Annan Athletic

  • 1Mitchell
  • 3Chisholm
  • 2Black
  • 5Watson
  • 4McNiff
  • 6Sloan
  • 7FlynnBooked at 74mins
  • 8McStaySubstituted forLoganat 76'minutes
  • 11Todd
  • 10Hopkirk
  • 9Weatherson

Substitutes

  • 12Brannan
  • 14Davidson
  • 15Logan
  • 16Omar
  • 17Brown
  • 18Wood
  • 21Murray

Brechin

  • 1Smith
  • 2McLean
  • 5McLauchlan
  • 4McCormack
  • 3HamiltonBooked at 67mins
  • 7Trouten
  • 8McAusland
  • 6Fusco
  • 10Barr
  • 9JacksonBooked at 55mins
  • 11Thomson

Substitutes

  • 12McNeil
  • 14Molloy
  • 15Cameron
  • 16Ferguson
  • 17McCormack
  • 21Tough
Referee:
Barry Cook
Attendance:
440

Match Stats

Home TeamAnnan AthleticAway TeamBrechin
Possession
Home43%
Away57%
Shots
Home6
Away13
Shots on Target
Home5
Away4
Corners
Home2
Away8
Fouls
Home14
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, Annan Athletic 1, Brechin City 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Annan Athletic 1, Brechin City 1.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Gerry McLauchlan.

Attempt missed. Robert Thomson (Brechin City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt saved. Peter Weatherson (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from very close range is saved in the centre of the goal.

Foul by Alan Trouten (Brechin City).

Steve Sloan (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Alan Trouten (Brechin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Andy Jackson (Brechin City) hits the left post with a right footed shot from the left side of the box.

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Peter Watson.

Foul by Bobby Barr (Brechin City).

David Hopkirk (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Alan Trouten (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Steven Logan (Annan Athletic).

Attempt missed. Alan Trouten (Brechin City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is just a bit too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Steven Logan replaces Ryan McStay because of an injury.

Alan Trouten (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Steve Sloan (Annan Athletic).

Booking

Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

Kyle McAusland (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic).

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Graeme Smith.

Attempt saved. Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner.

Booking

Colin Hamilton (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Colin Hamilton (Brechin City).

Josh Todd (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Robert Thomson (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Bobby Barr (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Peter Weatherson (Annan Athletic).

Andy Jackson (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic).

Attempt saved. Bobby Barr (Brechin City) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Attempt missed. Bobby Barr (Brechin City) header from the left side of the six yard box is just a bit too high following a set piece situation.

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Josh Todd.

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 1, Brechin City 1. David Hopkirk (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from very close range to the high centre of the goal following a fast break.

Booking

Andy Jackson (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Andy Jackson (Brechin City).

David Hopkirk (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by David Hopkirk.

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Iain Chisholm.

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