Scottish League One
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Forfar Athletic 0-2 Brechin City

Brechin City extended their unbeaten run in Scottish League One to nine matches with victory over Forfar Athletic.

The visitors took the lead when Jamie Masson fired in from inside the penalty area on his last appearance before returning to parent club Aberdeen.

Michael Dunlop almost levelled, heading over from close range.

Alan Trouten ensured victory for Brechin, converting from Craig Wighton's pass.

Line-ups

Forfar

  • 1Douglas
  • 2Baxter
  • 4Dunlop
  • 5Dods
  • 3Paterson
  • 7KaderBooked at 42minsSubstituted forTemplemanat 66'minutes
  • 6SmithSubstituted forMalinat 77'minutes
  • 8Husband
  • 11Denholm
  • 9HilsonSubstituted forFotheringhamat 80'minutes
  • 10Swankie

Substitutes

  • 12Fotheringham
  • 14Templeman
  • 15Malcolm
  • 16Dale
  • 17Malin
  • 18Travis
  • 19Salmon

Brechin

  • 1Smith
  • 2McLean
  • 4McCormack
  • 5McLauchlan
  • 3Hamilton
  • 6Fusco
  • 7TroutenSubstituted forFergusonat 90+1'minutes
  • 8MassonSubstituted forMolloyat 66'minutes
  • 10WightonSubstituted forThomsonat 90+2'minutes
  • 11Barr
  • 9Jackson

Substitutes

  • 12Molloy
  • 14Thomson
  • 15Ferguson
  • 16McNeil
  • 17Cameron
  • 18Jackson
  • 19Tough
Referee:
Colin Steven
Attendance:
1,110

Match Stats

Home TeamForfarAway TeamBrechin
Possession
Home52%
Away48%
Shots
Home12
Away14
Shots on Target
Home2
Away8
Corners
Home9
Away4
Fouls
Home16
Away16

Live Text

Match ends, Forfar Athletic 0, Brechin City 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Forfar Athletic 0, Brechin City 2.

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Robert Thomson replaces Craig Wighton.

Attempt missed. Martin Fotheringham (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Ryan Ferguson replaces Alan Trouten.

Gavin Malin (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Andy Jackson (Brechin City).

Attempt saved. Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt blocked. Martin Fotheringham (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Stephen Husband (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Darren McCormack (Brechin City).

Danny Denholm (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Bobby Barr (Brechin City).

Gavin Malin (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Alan Trouten (Brechin City).

Foul by Mark Baxter (Forfar Athletic).

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

Goal!

Goal! Forfar Athletic 0, Brechin City 2. Alan Trouten (Brechin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Craig Wighton.

Substitution

Substitution, Forfar Athletic. Martin Fotheringham replaces Dale Hilson.

Foul by Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic).

Paul McLean (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

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

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

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Darren Dods.

Substitution

Substitution, Forfar Athletic. Gavin Malin replaces Scott Smith.

Attempt missed. Dale Hilson (Forfar Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left.

Stephen Husband (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Craig Molloy (Brechin City).

Danny Denholm (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Craig Molloy (Brechin City).

Foul by Darren Dods (Forfar Athletic).

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

Foul by Chris Templeman (Forfar Athletic).

Paul McLean (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Stephen Husband (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Craig Molloy (Brechin City).

Foul by Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic).

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

Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Gerry McLauchlan.

Attempt blocked. Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Stranraer19106335211436
2Forfar189632819933
3Morton1910183024631
4Dunfermline1884626161028
5Brechin187743125628
6Airdrieonians196672623324
7Peterhead176651924-524
8Stenhousemuir1962112331-820
9Ayr1852112133-1217
10Stirling1926112346-2312
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