Scottish League Two
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Albion Rovers 1-1 Arbroath

Ally Love scores for Albion Rovers against Arbroath
Ally Love scored Albion Rovers's late leveller

Champions Albion Rovers fought back to claim a draw with Arbroath before being presented with the Scottish League Two trophy.

Neither side seriously threatened in the first half at Cliftonhill.

Robert Linn converted Dylan Carreiro's pass from close range to give the visitors the lead.

But Ally Love restored parity for Darren Young's side in stoppage time and set up Rovers' title party celebrations.

Albion Rovers players celebrate with the Scottish League Two trophy
Rovers will be playing in League One next season

Line-ups

Albion

  • 1Parry
  • 2StevensonSubstituted forLoveat 71'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 5Dunlop
  • 6Dunlop
  • 3Turnbull
  • 7Cadden
  • 10Davidson
  • 4Mullin
  • 8FernsSubstituted forFisherat 59'minutes
  • 9Gemmell
  • 11McCluskeySubstituted forMcKenzieat 77'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Phillips
  • 14Fisher
  • 15Chaplain
  • 16Love
  • 17Hughes
  • 18McKenzie
  • 19McGuigan

Arbroath

  • 1McCallum
  • 6Whatley
  • 2Little
  • 5Gordon
  • 3Johnstone
  • 4NicollBooked at 38mins
  • 7Linn
  • 8McWalter
  • 10Stewart
  • 11McBrideSubstituted forCarreiroat 41'minutes
  • 9MurraySubstituted forSmithat 86'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Buchan
  • 14Smith
  • 15Grant
  • 16Rowan
  • 18Carreiro
  • 19Lowdon
  • 21Wilson
Referee:
Mike Roncone
Attendance:
1,100

Match Stats

Home TeamAlbionAway TeamArbroath
Possession
Home41%
Away59%
Shots
Home10
Away7
Shots on Target
Home5
Away2
Corners
Home3
Away1
Fouls
Home6
Away6

Live Text

Match ends, Albion Rovers 1, Arbroath 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Albion Rovers 1, Arbroath 1.

Booking

Ally Love (Albion Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Ally Love (Albion Rovers).

Bobby Linn (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Goal!

Goal! Albion Rovers 1, Arbroath 1. Ally Love (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Arbroath. Jack Smith replaces Simon Murray.

Goal!

Goal! Albion Rovers 0, Arbroath 1. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Dylan Carreiro.

Ally Love (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Mark Whatley (Arbroath).

Attempt missed. Ross Davidson (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Marc McCallum.

Attempt saved. Chris Cadden (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt missed. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Marc McKenzie replaces Thomas McCluskey.

Attempt missed. John Gemmell (Albion Rovers) header from the centre of the box misses to the right.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Marc McCallum.

Attempt saved. John Gemmell (Albion Rovers) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

John Gemmell (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Liam Gordon (Arbroath).

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Ally Love replaces Scott Stevenson.

Attempt saved. Josh Mullin (Albion Rovers) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved in the bottom left corner.

Gary Fisher (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Keiran Stewart (Arbroath).

Ricky Little (Arbroath) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Thomas McCluskey (Albion Rovers).

Foul by Scott Stevenson (Albion Rovers).

Craig Johnstone (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Ricky Little.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Gary Fisher replaces Edward Ferns.

Attempt missed. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.

Keiran Stewart (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Edward Ferns (Albion Rovers).

Foul by Thomas McCluskey (Albion Rovers).

Craig Johnstone (Arbroath) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Keiran Stewart (Arbroath) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Scott Stevenson (Albion Rovers).

Attempt missed. John Gemmell (Albion Rovers) left footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the right.

Second Half

Second Half begins Albion Rovers 0, Arbroath 0.

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As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Albion35215956322468
2Queen's Park351710851321961
3Arbroath351581260461453
4East Fife35148135347650
5Annan Athletic35138145253-147
6Elgin35129145455-145
7Clyde35128153850-1244
8Berwick351110146052843
9East Stirlingshire35134183961-2243
10Montrose3596203974-3533
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