Scottish League Two
Montrose0East Fife3

Montrose 0-3 East Fife

East Fife secured a comfortable away victory over Montrose in Scottish League Two.

The visitors took a first-half lead when Sean Dickson headed home Fraser Mullen's cross from close range.

Ross Brown doubled East Fife's advantage by steering in Nathan Austin's cross midway through the second half.

And Brown then set up Mullen to complete the scoring with a shot late in the match.

Line-ups

Montrose

  • 1McKenzie
  • 2CrawfordBooked at 56minsSubstituted forWatsonat 62'minutes
  • 5Andrews
  • 4Moyes
  • 3Graham
  • 7JohnstonSubstituted forJohnstonat 76'minutes
  • 6McCordSubstituted forO'Neillat 76'minutes
  • 8BanjoBooked at 81mins
  • 11Allan
  • 9Wood
  • 10Campbell

Substitutes

  • 12O'Neill
  • 14Harkins
  • 15Harwood
  • 16Deasley
  • 17Johnston
  • 18Watson
  • 21McCafferty

East Fife

  • 1Fleming
  • 20Smith
  • 22Etxabeguren
  • 4Campbell
  • 24Page
  • 15NaysmithSubstituted forSmithat 88'minutes
  • 8Brown
  • 2Mullen
  • 23Dickson
  • 10SmithSubstituted forCookat 46'minutes
  • 9AdeyemoSubstituted forAustinat 46'minutesBooked at 51mins

Substitutes

  • 3Smith
  • 11Cook
  • 14Austin
  • 16Barr
  • 21Connon
Referee:
Gavin Duncan
Attendance:
371

Match Stats

Home TeamMontroseAway TeamEast Fife
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home12
Away9
Shots on Target
Home4
Away6
Corners
Home2
Away4
Fouls
Home21
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, Montrose 0, East Fife 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Montrose 0, East Fife 3.

Attempt missed. Paul Watson (Montrose) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Foul by Ross Brown (East Fife).

Paul Watson (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Scott Smith (East Fife).

Ross McCord (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Jordan Allan.

Sean Dickson (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Paul Watson (Montrose).

Attempt missed. Jordan Allan (Montrose) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Scott Smith replaces Gary Naysmith.

Attempt saved. Nathan Austin (East Fife) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Montrose 0, East Fife 3. Fraser Mullen (East Fife) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Ross Brown with a cross.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Stuart McKenzie.

Attempt saved. Nathan Austin (East Fife) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Foul by Paul Watson (Montrose).

Ross Brown (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Julen Etxabeguren Leanizbarrutia (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Garry Wood (Montrose).

Julen Etxabeguren Leanizbarrutia (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Marvin Andrews (Montrose).

Ross Campbell (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Steven Campbell (East Fife).

Booking

David Banjo (Montrose) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by David Banjo (Montrose).

Alan Cook (East Fife) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. Craig Johnston replaces Scott Johnston.

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. Stephen O'Neill replaces Ross McCord.

Hand ball by Ross McCord (Montrose).

Foul by Sean Dickson (East Fife).

Ewan Moyes (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Alan Cook (East Fife) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Julen Etxabeguren Leanizbarrutia (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Paul Watson (Montrose).

Foul by Jonathan Page (East Fife).

Scott Johnston (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Paul Watson (Montrose) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Hand ball by Ewan Moyes (Montrose).

Corner, Montrose. Conceded by Jonathan Page.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Arbroath23144550262446
2Albion24144639231646
3Queen's Park25136638211745
4Annan Athletic249693534133
5Berwick238694234830
6East Fife227783231128
7Clyde2375112738-1126
8Elgin216692331-824
9Montrose2565143156-2523
10East Stirlingshire2271142447-2322
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