Scottish Championship
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Alloa Athletic 0-0 Raith Rovers

Alloa Athletic moved to within a point of third-bottom Cowdenbeath with a draw against Raith Rovers.

Wasps trio Mark Docherty, Stephen Simmons and Kevin Cawley as well as Raith pair Ross Callachan and Grant Anderson all had first-half shots.

Rovers striker Calum Elliot and Alloa defender Michael Doyle forced saves in the second period.

Raith substitute Christian Nade fired wide, as did Cawley before Doyle and Simmons squandered late chances.

Line-ups

Alloa

  • 21McDowall
  • 17Doyle
  • 14Benedictus
  • 4GordonBooked at 41mins
  • 5Meggatt
  • 6SimmonsBooked at 65mins
  • 7Cawley
  • 10HolmesSubstituted forSpenceat 73'minutes
  • 3DochertyBooked at 88mins
  • 8McCord
  • 19Buchanan

Substitutes

  • 1Gibson
  • 2Tiffoney
  • 9Spence
  • 12Weatherston
  • 15Marr
  • 18Hetherington
  • 26Layne

Raith Rovers

  • 20McGurn
  • 2Thomson
  • 4Watson
  • 5Hill
  • 23McKeown
  • 7Anderson
  • 12CallachanBooked at 90mins
  • 11Scott
  • 14ConroySubstituted forMcKayat 80'minutes
  • 9Stewart
  • 10ElliotSubstituted forNadeat 65'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Cuthbert
  • 6Fox
  • 8Moon
  • 16Vaughan
  • 19McKay
  • 27Nade
  • 55Barr
Referee:
Kevin Graham
Attendance:
914

Match Stats

Home TeamAlloaAway TeamRaith Rovers
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home12
Away6
Shots on Target
Home1
Away3
Corners
Home8
Away6
Fouls
Home11
Away17

Live Text

Match ends, Alloa Athletic 0, Raith Rovers 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Alloa Athletic 0, Raith Rovers 0.

Attempt missed. Stephen Simmons (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top right corner.

Attempt missed. Michael Doyle (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Booking

Ross Callachan (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Michael Doyle (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ross Callachan (Raith Rovers).

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Ben Gordon.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Kyle Benedictus.

Booking

Mark Docherty (Alloa Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Mark Docherty (Alloa Athletic).

Jason Thomson (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Dougie Hill.

Michael Doyle (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Martin Scott (Raith Rovers).

Liam Buchanan (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Paul Watson (Raith Rovers).

Kyle Benedictus (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Christian Nade (Raith Rovers).

Greig Spence (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Dougie Hill (Raith Rovers).

Substitution

Substitution, Raith Rovers. Barrie McKay replaces Ryan Conroy.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Paul Watson.

Attempt missed. Kevin Cawley (Alloa Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Foul by Greig Spence (Alloa Athletic).

Rory McKeown (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Rory McKeown.

Liam Buchanan (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Martin Scott (Raith Rovers).

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Greig Spence replaces Graeme Holmes.

Stephen Simmons (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Christian Nade (Raith Rovers).

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Ben Gordon.

Foul by Liam Buchanan (Alloa Athletic).

Dougie Hill (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Kyle Benedictus.

Attempt blocked. Christian Nade (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Booking

Stephen Simmons (Alloa Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Stephen Simmons (Alloa Athletic).

Ross Callachan (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Hearts21173154134154
2Rangers20132542202241
3Hibernian22116544222239
4Falkirk229763129234
5Queen of Sth219663527833
6Raith Rovers218492337-1428
7Dumbarton2264122351-2822
8Cowdenbeath2143141948-2915
9Alloa2135131631-1514
10Livingston2144132332-911
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