Scottish Championship
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Alloa Athletic 1-1 Falkirk

Alloa fought back with 10 men to snatch their first home point of the season in the Scottish Championship as Colin Hamilton's last-minute equaliser secured a draw with Falkirk.

Defender Hamilton fired home to cancel out John Baird's second-half penalty for Falkirk.

The home side had defender Jason Marr sent off for a professional foul.

Baird converted the subsequent penalty, but 10-man Alloa hit back with an emphatic finish from inside the area.

Line-ups

Alloa

  • 21Crawford
  • 2McAusland
  • 6MarrBooked at 68mins
  • 3Hill
  • 5Hamilton
  • 27Crawford
  • 14McManus
  • 8O'BrienSubstituted forWilliamsat 71'minutes
  • 10HolmesSubstituted forChopraat 77'minutes
  • 16Flannigan
  • 7DuffySubstituted forFernsat 84'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1McNeil
  • 4Reintam
  • 9Chopra
  • 11Ferns
  • 13Paun
  • 18Hetherington
  • 20Williams

Falkirk

  • 1Rogers
  • 6Vaulks
  • 44Watson
  • 14Grant
  • 3Leahy
  • 17SmithSubstituted forAlstonat 58'minutes
  • 7TaiwoSubstituted forBlairat 83'minutes
  • 11Kerr
  • 10Sibbald
  • 9Baird
  • 18MillerSubstituted forMcHughat 77'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Muirhead
  • 5McCracken
  • 8Alston
  • 12Bowman
  • 19McHugh
  • 20Cooper
  • 22Blair
Referee:
Don Robertson
Attendance:
1,572

Match Stats

Home TeamAlloaAway TeamFalkirk
Possession
Home33%
Away67%
Shots
Home6
Away9
Shots on Target
Home2
Away4
Corners
Home2
Away9
Fouls
Home10
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Alloa Athletic 1, Falkirk 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Alloa Athletic 1, Falkirk 1.

Goal!

Goal! Alloa Athletic 1, Falkirk 1. Colin Hamilton (Alloa Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner.

Colin Hamilton (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ryan Blair (Falkirk).

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Danny Rogers.

Craig Sibbald (Falkirk) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Robbie Crawford (Alloa Athletic).

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Edward Ferns replaces Michael Duffy.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Ryan Blair replaces Tom Taiwo.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Kyle McAusland.

Hand ball by Will Vaulks (Falkirk).

Robbie Crawford (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Craig Sibbald (Falkirk).

Foul by Robbie Crawford (Alloa Athletic).

Craig Sibbald (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Michael Chopra replaces Graeme Holmes.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Robert McHugh replaces Lee Miller.

Attempt saved. Craig Sibbald (Falkirk) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top right corner.

Robbie Crawford (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Will Vaulks (Falkirk).

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Mark Williams replaces Burton O'Brien.

Goal!

Goal! Alloa Athletic 0, Falkirk 1. John Baird (Falkirk) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the top right corner.

Dismissal

Jason Marr (Alloa Athletic) is shown the red card.

Penalty conceded by Jason Marr (Alloa Athletic) after a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty Falkirk. Lee Miller draws a foul in the penalty area.

Jason Marr (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Mark Kerr (Falkirk).

Foul by Kyle McAusland (Alloa Athletic).

John Baird (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Luke Leahy (Falkirk) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Attempt missed. Lee Miller (Falkirk) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt saved. John Baird (Falkirk) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Foul by Colin Hamilton (Alloa Athletic).

Blair Alston (Falkirk) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Blair Alston replaces David Smith.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Robbie Crawford.

Foul by Robbie Crawford (Alloa Athletic).

Tom Taiwo (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by David Crawford.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Rangers77002442021
2Falkirk6420106414
3Hibernian640283512
4Raith Rovers740399012
5Morton724186210
6Queen of Sth7313911-210
7Dumbarton7214610-47
8St Mirren7124811-35
9Alloa7115516-114
10Livingston7016415-111
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