Scottish Championship
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Alloa Athletic 0-3 Livingston

Liam Buchanan scored twice against his former club as Livingston beat Alloa to climb off the foot of the Scottish Championship.

Buchanan netted either side of a Jordyn Sheerin goal.

Home goalkeeper David Crawford had tipped a Ben Gordon effort over the crossbar.

Mikk Reintam's also went close for Alloa with a looping header cleared off the line by Jackson Longridge as Livi leapfrogged Alloa in the table.

Line-ups

Alloa

  • 21Crawford
  • 2McAuslandSubstituted forWilliamsat 67'minutes
  • 4Reintam
  • 3Hill
  • 5Hamilton
  • 14McManus
  • 8O'BrienSubstituted forFernsat 67'minutes
  • 16FlanniganSubstituted forHolmesat 68'minutes
  • 9Chopra
  • 27Crawford
  • 7Duffy

Substitutes

  • 1McNeil
  • 10Holmes
  • 11Ferns
  • 13Paun
  • 17Layne
  • 18Hetherington
  • 20Williams

Livingston

  • 26McCallum
  • 2Millen
  • 14Gallagher
  • 6Gordon
  • 3Longridge
  • 31GlenSubstituted forGeorgievat 80'minutes
  • 4Cole
  • 7Pittman
  • 11HippolyteSubstituted forda Encarnação Pires Fariaat 62'minutes
  • 19Buchanan
  • 18SheerinSubstituted forWhiteat 80'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Jamieson
  • 8da Encarnação Pires Faria
  • 9White
  • 15Neill
  • 16Gibbons
  • 17Georgiev
  • 20Currie
Referee:
Mat Northcroft
Attendance:
622

Match Stats

Home TeamAlloaAway TeamLivingston
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home5
Away11
Shots on Target
Home4
Away6
Corners
Home9
Away8
Fouls
Home4
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, Alloa Athletic 0, Livingston 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Alloa Athletic 0, Livingston 3.

Dougie Hill (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Spas Georgiev (Livingston).

Foul by Michael Chopra (Alloa Athletic).

Marc McCallum (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Darren Cole.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Mikk Reintam.

Edward Ferns (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Spas Georgiev (Livingston).

Attempt missed. Colin Hamilton (Alloa Athletic) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Jordan White replaces Jordyn Sheerin.

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Spas Georgiev replaces Gary Glen.

Goal!

Goal! Alloa Athletic 0, Livingston 3. Liam Buchanan (Livingston) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner following a fast break.

Michael Chopra (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Hugo Faria (Livingston).

Edward Ferns (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Ross Millen (Livingston).

Attempt missed. Hugo Faria (Livingston) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Mark Williams.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Colin Hamilton.

Attempt missed. Liam Buchanan (Livingston) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Graeme Holmes replaces Iain Flannigan.

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Mark Williams replaces Kyle McAusland.

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Edward Ferns replaces Burton O'Brien.

Foul by Mikk Reintam (Alloa Athletic).

Liam Buchanan (Livingston) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Ross Millen.

Michael Duffy (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jackson Longridge (Livingston).

Attempt saved. Jackson Longridge (Livingston) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt saved. Michael Chopra (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Hugo Faria replaces Myles Hippolyte.

Attempt missed. Myles Hippolyte (Livingston) left footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left.

Foul by Connor McManus (Alloa Athletic).

Myles Hippolyte (Livingston) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Goal!

Goal! Alloa Athletic 0, Livingston 2. Jordyn Sheerin (Livingston) right footed shot from very close range to the top left corner. Assisted by Ross Millen with a cross.

Michael Chopra (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Darren Cole (Livingston).

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Colin Hamilton.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Rangers77002442021
2Falkirk7430106415
3Raith Rovers8503109115
4Hibernian741294513
5Queen of Sth8323911-211
6Morton724186210
7Dumbarton8215611-57
8St Mirren8134912-36
9Livingston8116715-84
10Alloa8116519-144
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