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Greenock Morton 2-2 Brechin City

Greenock Morton claimed a point and moved up to third in the Scottish League One table with a draw against Brechin City.

Andrew Jackson and Jamie Masson struck to give Brechin a two-goal advantage.

However, Morton pulled one back when Jamie McCluskey scored from Jon Scullion's excellent pass.

Paul McLean handled in the box to give the hosts a stoppage-time penalty and Declan McManus duly converted from 12 yards.

Line-ups

Morton

  • 1Gaston
  • 2Kilday
  • 5Milojevic Bjekovic
  • 6LamieSubstituted forMcCluskeyat 81'minutes
  • 3RussellBooked at 60mins
  • 7McKee
  • 4Miller
  • 11McCluskey
  • 8ScullionBooked at 68mins
  • 10McManusBooked at 44mins
  • 9Barrowman

Substitutes

  • 12McCluskey
  • 14Crawford
  • 15Allan
  • 16McNeil
  • 17Cairnie
  • 20Trialist

Brechin

  • 1Smith
  • 2McLean
  • 4McCormackBooked at 90mins
  • 5McLauchlan
  • 3Hamilton
  • 7Trouten
  • 6FuscoSubstituted forMolloyat 77'minutes
  • 8McAuslandBooked at 80mins
  • 11BarrBooked at 66mins
  • 10MassonBooked at 90mins
  • 9JacksonSubstituted forThomsonat 90'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Thomson
  • 14Molloy
  • 15Ferguson
  • 16Cameron
  • 17McNeil
  • 18McCormack
  • 21Tough
Referee:
Stephen Finnie
Attendance:
1,108

Match Stats

Home TeamMortonAway TeamBrechin
Possession
Home63%
Away37%
Shots
Home13
Away11
Shots on Target
Home8
Away6
Corners
Home7
Away8
Fouls
Home9
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Morton 2, Brechin City 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Morton 2, Brechin City 2.

Stefan Milojevic (Morton) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Alan Trouten (Brechin City).

Attempt saved. Alan Trouten (Brechin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Morton 2, Brechin City 2. Declan McManus (Morton) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the top left corner.

Penalty conceded by Paul McLean (Brechin City) with a hand ball in the penalty area.

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Robert Thomson replaces Andy Jackson.

Booking

Jamie Masson (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

Joe McKee (Morton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jamie Masson (Brechin City).

Foul by Declan McManus (Morton).

Craig Molloy (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Stefan Milojevic (Morton).

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

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Lee Kilday.

Foul by Declan McManus (Morton).

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

Attempt missed. Joe McKee (Morton) right footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Morton. Stefan McCluskey replaces Ricki Lamie.

Booking

Kyle McAusland (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

Jon Scullion (Morton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kyle McAusland (Brechin City).

Declan McManus (Morton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kyle McAusland (Brechin City).

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Craig Molloy replaces Gary Fusco.

Attempt missed. Declan McManus (Morton) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left.

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

Foul by Declan McManus (Morton).

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Derek Gaston.

Attempt saved. Paul McLean (Brechin City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Lee Kilday.

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Derek Gaston.

Attempt saved. Andy Jackson (Brechin City) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Morton. Conceded by Darren McCormack.

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

Foul by Andy Jackson (Brechin City).

Booking

Jon Scullion (Morton) is shown the yellow card.

Hand ball by Andy Jackson (Brechin City).

Booking

Bobby Barr (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Forfar1695227161132
2Stranraer1686232191330
3Morton169162619728
4Dunfermline1683525141127
5Brechin165742725222
6Peterhead155551723-620
7Airdrieonians164572122-117
8Stenhousemuir165292027-717
9Ayr155191926-716
10Stirling1615101639-238
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