Scottish League Cup - First Round
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Stirling Albion 0-1 Airdrieonians

Jordan Morton's first-half strike handed Airdrieonians a win over Stirling Albion in the first round of the Scottish League Cup.

Willie Robertson nearly gave Stirling the lead when his curled effort went close, while Bryan Prunty and Morton had good chances for the visitors.

Taylor Morgan was denied by a brilliant save from Stirling's Chris Smith, but Morton fired into the bottom corner.

Sean Dickson and Salim Kouider-Aisser missed good chances to level.

Line-ups

Stirling

  • 1Smith
  • 2Hamilton
  • 5Staunton
  • 6Smith
  • 3Forsyth
  • 10McGovern
  • 4Robertson
  • 7Johnston
  • 8ComrieSubstituted forCunninghamat 69'minutes
  • 11DicksonSubstituted forDorisat 79'minutes
  • 9BeattieSubstituted forKouider-Aissaat 57'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12McGeachie
  • 14Doris
  • 15Kouider-Aissa
  • 16Cunningham
  • 17Binnie
  • 18Davidson
  • 19McNab

Airdrieonians

  • 1Parry
  • 2Bain
  • 5Crighton
  • 6Lithgow
  • 3van Zanten
  • 7CoxSubstituted forWattat 86'minutes
  • 8O'NeilSubstituted forGilfillanat 50'minutes
  • 4McBride
  • 11Morton
  • 9Morgan
  • 10PruntySubstituted forStewartat 86'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Sumsky
  • 14Gilfillan
  • 15Watt
  • 16Stewart
  • 17Ferguson
  • 18McAleer
  • 19Glackin
Referee:
Mike Roncone
Attendance:
799

Match Stats

Home TeamStirlingAway TeamAirdrieonians
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home10
Away8
Shots on Target
Home2
Away2
Corners
Home2
Away6
Fouls
Home8
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Stirling Albion 0, Airdrieonians 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Stirling Albion 0, Airdrieonians 1.

Attempt missed. Salim Kouider-Aissa (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Airdrieonians. Scott Stewart replaces Bryan Prunty.

Substitution

Substitution, Airdrieonians. Liam Watt replaces David Cox because of an injury.

Attempt saved. Jon Paul McGovern (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Stirling Albion. Steven Doris replaces Sean Dickson.

Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Taylor Morgan (Airdrieonians).

Attempt saved. Sean Dickson (Stirling Albion) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Foul by Salim Kouider-Aissa (Stirling Albion).

David van Zanten (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt missed. Sean Dickson (Stirling Albion) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Attempt missed. Taylor Morgan (Airdrieonians) header from the left side of the six yard box misses to the left following a fast break.

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Kevin McBride.

Mark Staunton (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Bryan Prunty (Airdrieonians).

Substitution

Substitution, Stirling Albion. Sandy Cunningham replaces Craig Comrie.

Foul by Jordan Morton (Airdrieonians).

Lee Hamilton (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by David Cox (Airdrieonians).

Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Jordan Morton (Airdrieonians).

Lee Hamilton (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Stirling Albion. Salim Kouider-Aissa replaces Craig Beattie.

Attempt missed. Bryan Prunty (Airdrieonians) right footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right.

Attempt missed. Taylor Morgan (Airdrieonians) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right following a fast break.

Corner, Airdrieonians. Conceded by Lee Hamilton.

David Cox (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion).

Attempt blocked. Alan Lithgow (Airdrieonians) header from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Airdrieonians. Conceded by Lee Hamilton.

Taylor Morgan (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Mark Staunton (Stirling Albion).

Substitution

Substitution, Airdrieonians. Bryan Gilfillan replaces Chris O'Neil because of an injury.

Attempt missed. Craig Comrie (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

Second Half

Second Half begins Stirling Albion 0, Airdrieonians 1.

Half Time

First Half ends, Stirling Albion 0, Airdrieonians 1.

Attempt blocked. Jon Paul McGovern (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Philip Johnston (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

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