Scottish League Two
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Elgin City 0-0 East Stirlingshire

Elgin City and East Stirlingshire both missed the chance to go level on points with fourth-place East Fife after drawing in Scottish League Two.

Jamie Reid's early shot was held by goalkeeper Richard Barnard, who also denied Archie MacPhee and Craig Gunn.

City keeper Ross Laidlaw kept out a fierce drive from David Bates.

Shane Sutherland was off target with several efforts for Elgin and Chris Townsley, Maxwell Wright and Neil McCabe missed chances for Shire.

Line-ups

Elgin

  • 1Laidlaw
  • 2Cooper
  • 5Duff
  • 4Gilchrist
  • 3McHardy
  • 7ReidSubstituted forWynessat 79'minutes
  • 6Nicolson
  • 8Cameron
  • 11MacPheeSubstituted forMooreat 83'minutes
  • 10SutherlandSubstituted forThomsonat 70'minutes
  • 9Gunn

Substitutes

  • 12Moore
  • 14Thomson
  • 15Wyness
  • 16Finlayson
  • 17Kennedy
  • 18MacEwan
  • 21Black

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Barnard
  • 2Gilmour
  • 4Townsley
  • 5Greene
  • 3Kinnaird
  • 8McCabe
  • 6Bates
  • 10McKennaSubstituted forVidlerat 83'minutes
  • 11GreenhillSubstituted forBrisbaneat 84'minutes
  • 7WrightSubstituted forWallaceat 68'minutes
  • 9Nisbet

Substitutes

  • 12Wallace
  • 14Vidler
  • 15Brisbane
  • 16Tully
  • 17Quinn
  • 18MacGregor
  • 19Shepherd
Referee:
Grant Irvine
Attendance:
704

Match Stats

Home TeamElginAway TeamEast Stirlingshire
Possession
Home55%
Away45%
Shots
Home16
Away9
Shots on Target
Home7
Away2
Corners
Home10
Away10
Fouls
Home2
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Elgin City 0, East Stirling 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Elgin City 0, East Stirling 0.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Chris Townsley.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Lloyd Kinnaird.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Ross Laidlaw.

Attempt saved. Mark Nicolson (Elgin City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Lloyd Kinnaird.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Lloyd Kinnaird.

Brian Cameron (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Connor Greene (East Stirling).

Matthew Cooper (Elgin City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Kevin Nisbet (East Stirling).

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Steven Brisbane replaces David Greenhill.

Attempt missed. Craig Thomson (Elgin City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Daniel Moore replaces Archie MacPhee.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Billy Vidler replaces David McKenna.

Attempt missed. Archie MacPhee (Elgin City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is just a bit too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Dennis Wyness replaces Jamie Reid.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Richard Barnard.

Attempt saved. Archie MacPhee (Elgin City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Richard Barnard.

Attempt saved. Archie MacPhee (Elgin City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Attempt missed. Darryl McHardy (Elgin City) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Matthew Cooper (Elgin City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Neil McCabe (East Stirling).

Brian Cameron (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by David McKenna (East Stirling).

Attempt missed. Chris Townsley (East Stirling) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Archie MacPhee.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Craig Thomson replaces Shane Sutherland.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Craig Gunn.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Michael Wallace replaces Max Wright.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Chris Townsley.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Neil McCabe.

Jamie Reid (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Max Wright (East Stirling).

Brian Cameron (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by David McKenna (East Stirling).

Foul by Ally Gilchrist (Elgin City).

Max Wright (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Albion32204852282464
2Queen's Park32168847301756
3Arbroath321561157421551
4East Fife32128124845344
5Elgin32119124747042
6East Stirlingshire32133163855-1742
7Annan Athletic32118134546-141
8Clyde32117143547-1240
9Berwick32109135649739
10Montrose3276193672-3627
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