Scottish League Two
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Annan Athletic 2-3 Elgin City

Elgin City twice came from behind at Annan to make it back-to-back away wins in Scottish League Two.

David Hopkirk headed the Galabankies in front after five minutes but Elgin levelled when Craig Gunn nodded in a Daniel Moore cross after half an hour.

After the interval Peter Weatherson hit the Elgin post with a free-kick and Ryan McStay followed up to score.

However, Daniel Moore fired into the bottom corner to make it 2-2 and Ally Gilchrist headed in City's winner.

Line-ups

Annan Athletic

  • 1Mitchell
  • 2BrannanSubstituted forDickinsonat 76'minutes
  • 5Watson
  • 4McNiff
  • 3Chisholm
  • 7Todd
  • 8LoganSubstituted forFlynnat 76'minutes
  • 6McStaySubstituted forDavidsonat 88'minutes
  • 11McColm
  • 10Hopkirk
  • 9Weatherson

Substitutes

  • 12Davidson
  • 14Dickinson
  • 15Flynn
  • 16Omar
  • 17Swinglehurst
  • 18McAnespie
  • 21Hart

Elgin

  • 1Black
  • 2Cooper
  • 4GilchristBooked at 49mins
  • 5Duff
  • 3McHardy
  • 7Thomson
  • 6McLeanBooked at 60mins
  • 11MacPhee
  • 8Moore
  • 10GunnSubstituted forBeveridgeat 80'minutes
  • 9WynessSubstituted forMacKenzieat 88'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Beveridge
  • 14Finlayson
  • 15MacKenzie
  • 16MacEwan
  • 21Storrier
Referee:
Nick Walsh
Attendance:
411

Match Stats

Home TeamAnnan AthleticAway TeamElgin
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home14
Away9
Shots on Target
Home8
Away5
Corners
Home8
Away2
Fouls
Home11
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, Annan Athletic 2, Elgin City 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Annan Athletic 2, Elgin City 3.

Foul by Scott Davidson (Annan Athletic).

Ceiran McLean (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Allen MacKenzie replaces Dennis Wyness.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Scott Davidson replaces Ryan McStay.

Attempt missed. Martin McNiff (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Stuart Black.

Attempt saved. Chris Dickinson (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from very close range is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt missed. Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the left side of the box is high and wide to the right following a corner.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Ally Gilchrist.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Graeme Beveridge replaces Craig Gunn.

Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jamie Duff (Elgin City).

Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Daniel Moore (Elgin City).

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Matthew Flynn replaces Steven Logan.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Chris Dickinson replaces Kieran Brannan.

Kieran Brannan (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Archie MacPhee (Elgin City).

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 2, Elgin City 3. Ally Gilchrist (Elgin City) header from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Daniel Moore with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Peter Watson.

Attempt saved. Stuart McColm (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Matthew Cooper.

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 2, Elgin City 2. Daniel Moore (Elgin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.

Attempt saved. Daniel Moore (Elgin City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner.

Foul by Martin McNiff (Annan Athletic).

Daniel Moore (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Steven Logan (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ceiran McLean (Elgin City).

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Matthew Cooper.

Attempt missed. Peter Weatherson (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left from a direct free kick.

Booking

Ceiran McLean (Elgin City) is shown the yellow card.

Stuart McColm (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ceiran McLean (Elgin City).

Foul by Steven Logan (Annan Athletic).

Ceiran McLean (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. David Hopkirk (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

Attempt saved. David Hopkirk (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt saved. Archie MacPhee (Elgin City) left footed shot from more than 35 yards is saved in the top centre of the goal.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Arbroath19142346192744
2Albion19124331121940
3Queen's Park20115430141638
4Berwick1975734241026
5Annan Athletic206682529-424
6East Fife195682528-321
7Clyde2054112236-1419
8Montrose2054112241-1919
9East Stirlingshire1961122142-2119
10Elgin174581829-1117
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