Scottish League Two
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Berwick Rangers 2-1 East Stirlingshire

Berwick Rangers took all three points against Scottish League Two bottom side East Stirlingshire but were made to work hard for their win.

Nathan Shepherd put East Stirling, but Berwick were level just after half-time through Blair Henderson's close-range header after a cross by Ewan McNeil.

Berwick completed the comeback four minutes later from another headed goal to claim the three points.

This time it was converted by Darren Lavery from a cross by Ross Drummond.

Line-ups

Berwick

  • 1Walker
  • 2McNeil
  • 5Fairbairn
  • 6Graham
  • 3Drummond
  • 7McKennaBooked at 26mins
  • 8Graham
  • 4Notman
  • 11CoultressSubstituted forMorrisat 46'minutes
  • 9Henderson
  • 10LaveryBooked at 29minsSubstituted forRussellat 82'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Hogg
  • 14Morris
  • 15Russell
  • 16Wilson
  • 17Ainslie
  • 18Cameron
  • 20Walters

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Dolan
  • 2Kinnaird
  • 5DonaldsonBooked at 74mins
  • 4Lynas
  • 3Shepherd
  • 7Faulds
  • 6CarruthersBooked at 63minsSubstituted forCourtat 68'minutes
  • 8McCabe
  • 11Kay
  • 9Roy
  • 10McKenna

Substitutes

  • 12Hansen
  • 14Trialist
  • 15Wright
  • 16Court
  • 17Barnard
  • 18Murray
  • 19Tully
Referee:
Crawford Allan
Attendance:
423

Match Stats

Home TeamBerwickAway TeamEast Stirlingshire
Possession
Home64%
Away36%
Shots
Home14
Away3
Shots on Target
Home6
Away1
Corners
Home4
Away2
Fouls
Home11
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, Berwick Rangers 2, East Stirling 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Berwick Rangers 2, East Stirling 1.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by David Morris.

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Aron Lynas.

Foul by Andrew Russell (Berwick Rangers).

Reece Donaldson (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Aron Lynas.

Attempt missed. Ross Graham (Berwick Rangers) header from the centre of the box misses to the right.

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Neil McCabe.

Substitution

Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Andrew Russell replaces Darren Lavery.

Attempt blocked. Lloyd Kinnaird (East Stirling) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Michael McKenna (Berwick Rangers) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Ewan McNeil.

Foul by Blair Henderson (Berwick Rangers).

Reece Donaldson (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Blair Henderson (Berwick Rangers) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right from a direct free kick.

Booking

Reece Donaldson (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Michael McKenna (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Reece Donaldson (East Stirling).

Foul by Michael McKenna (Berwick Rangers).

Kristopher Faulds (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. David Morris (Berwick Rangers) right footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.

Blair Henderson (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Reece Donaldson (East Stirling).

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Jonathan Court replaces Kyle Carruthers.

Foul by Blair Henderson (Berwick Rangers).

Aron Lynas (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Booking

Kyle Carruthers (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

David Morris (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kyle Carruthers (East Stirling).

Foul by Finn Graham (Berwick Rangers).

Andrew Kay (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Ally Roy (East Stirling) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the left is high and wide to the right.

Foul by Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers).

Kyle Carruthers (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Ewan McNeil (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kyle Carruthers (East Stirling).

Goal!

Goal! Berwick Rangers 2, East Stirling 1. Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers) header from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Ross Drummond.

Michael McKenna (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Andrew Kay (East Stirling).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Annan Athletic95221511417
2East Fife9513157816
3Queen's Park9504149515
4Montrose95041411315
5Elgin94231610614
6Clyde94231110114
7Berwick94231217-514
8Arbroath93151013-310
9Stirling9225813-58
10East Stirlingshire92071024-146
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