Scottish Cup - Fifth Round
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Hibernian 3-1 Arbroath

Hibernian battled back from a goal down to beat League Two leaders Arbroath and reach the Scottish Cup last eight.

The visitors stunned the hosts when they took the lead through Keiran Stewart's angled drive into the top corner.

But Hibs squared it before the break as Franck Dja Djedje fired home from David Gray's pass.

A Liam Gordon own goal gave the hosts the lead and Dylan McGeouch made it 3-1 with a dig from outside of the box.

Line-ups

Hibernian

  • 1Oxley
  • 2Gray
  • 4Hanlon
  • 5Fontaine
  • 16Stevenson
  • 8Robertson
  • 20AllanSubstituted forStantonat 77'minutes
  • 22Fyvie
  • 10CraigSubstituted forMcGeouchat 59'minutes
  • 29Dja Djedje
  • 35Cummings

Substitutes

  • 6Forster
  • 11Stanton
  • 19Handling
  • 23McGeouch
  • 27Allan
  • 30Cerny
  • 39Martin

Arbroath

  • 1McCallum
  • 2Rowan
  • 5Gordon
  • 6WhatleyBooked at 56mins
  • 3LindsayBooked at 63mins
  • 7CarreiroBooked at 73minsSubstituted forLowdonat 88'minutes
  • 4Little
  • 8HunterBooked at 28minsSubstituted forLinnat 59'minutes
  • 11Stewart
  • 9McManusBooked at 42mins
  • 10MurraySubstituted forBuchanat 78'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Linn
  • 14Buchan
  • 15Lowdon
  • 16Smith
  • 17Johnstone
  • 21Wilson
Referee:
Andrew Dallas
Attendance:
9,065

Match Stats

Home TeamHibernianAway TeamArbroath
Possession
Home59%
Away41%
Shots
Home13
Away4
Shots on Target
Home7
Away3
Corners
Home2
Away3
Fouls
Home7
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, Hibernian 3, Arbroath 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Hibernian 3, Arbroath 1.

Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by Marc McCallum.

Attempt saved. Jason Cummings (Hibernian) left footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Foul by Dylan McGeouch (Hibernian).

Johnny Lindsay (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Arbroath. Jordan Lowdon replaces Dylan Carreiro.

Fraser Fyvie (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Paul McManus (Arbroath).

Attempt saved. Jason Cummings (Hibernian) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt missed. Jason Cummings (Hibernian) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt saved. Jason Cummings (Hibernian) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Arbroath. Kevin Buchan replaces Simon Murray.

Substitution

Substitution, Hibernian. Samuel Stanton replaces Scott Allan.

Scott Allan (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Bobby Linn (Arbroath).

Foul by Lewis Stevenson (Hibernian).

Paul McManus (Arbroath) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt missed. Fraser Fyvie (Hibernian) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Booking

Dylan Carreiro (Arbroath) is shown the yellow card.

Scott Allan (Hibernian) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Dylan Carreiro (Arbroath).

Foul by Dylan McGeouch (Hibernian).

Paul McManus (Arbroath) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Paul Hanlon.

Goal!

Goal! Hibernian 3, Arbroath 1. Dylan McGeouch (Hibernian) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Franck Dja Djedje.

Attempt saved. Dylan Carreiro (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt saved. Simon Murray (Arbroath) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top left corner.

Booking

Johnny Lindsay (Arbroath) is shown the yellow card.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Liam Fontaine.

Goal!

Own Goal by Liam Gordon, Arbroath. Hibernian 2, Arbroath 1.

Substitution

Substitution, Hibernian. Dylan McGeouch replaces Liam Craig.

Substitution

Substitution, Arbroath. Bobby Linn replaces Adam Hunter because of an injury.

Booking

Mark Whatley (Arbroath) is shown the yellow card.

Scott Allan (Hibernian) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Mark Whatley (Arbroath).

Attempt missed. Jason Cummings (Hibernian) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left.

Foul by Franck Dja Djedje (Hibernian).

Liam Gordon (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by Liam Gordon.

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