Scottish Championship
Livingston3Raith Rovers0

Livingston 3-0 Raith Rovers

Livingston moved out of the bottom two in the Championship with a comfortable home win against Raith.

The goals came from a Jordan White brace and Declan Gallagher as the visitors lost ground on the Championship's leading trio of clubs.

White headed in from close range from a cross by Jackson Longridge.

Gary Glen's corner was headed in by Gallagher and White scored his second following a Kieran Gibbons pass to put the result beyond Raith.

Line-ups

Livingston

  • 26McCallum
  • 14GallagherBooked at 69mins
  • 6Gordon
  • 15Neill
  • 31GlenSubstituted forSheerinat 77'minutes
  • 16GibbonsSubstituted forCurrieat 77'minutes
  • 7Pittman
  • 8da Encarnação Pires FariaBooked at 57mins
  • 3Longridge
  • 19BuchananSubstituted forHippolyteat 71'minutes
  • 9White

Substitutes

  • 1Jamieson
  • 2Millen
  • 11Hippolyte
  • 17Georgiev
  • 18Sheerin
  • 20Currie

Raith Rovers

  • 1Cuthbert
  • 2ThomsonSubstituted forWightonat 42'minutes
  • 5ToshneyBooked at 78mins
  • 6Benedictus
  • 23McKeown
  • 7Anderson
  • 14DavidsonBooked at 89mins
  • 30Robertson
  • 8McCordSubstituted forMegginsonat 58'minutes
  • 16Daly
  • 9Stewart

Substitutes

  • 3Petrie
  • 4Callachan
  • 11Megginson
  • 12Matthews
  • 17Laidlaw
  • 18Wighton
  • 28Craigen
Referee:
Crawford Allan
Attendance:
957

Match Stats

Home TeamLivingstonAway TeamRaith Rovers
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home7
Away5
Shots on Target
Home4
Away1
Corners
Home12
Away4
Fouls
Home18
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Livingston 3, Raith Rovers 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Livingston 3, Raith Rovers 0.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Jordan White.

Foul by Myles Hippolyte (Livingston).

Lewis Toshney (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Booking

Iain Davidson (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Myles Hippolyte (Livingston) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Iain Davidson (Raith Rovers).

Scott Pittman (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Scott Robertson (Raith Rovers).

Foul by Declan Gallagher (Livingston).

Mark Stewart (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Kyle Benedictus.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Grant Anderson.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Rory McKeown.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Grant Anderson.

Booking

Lewis Toshney (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Scott Pittman (Livingston) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Lewis Toshney (Raith Rovers).

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Ryan Currie replaces Kieran Gibbons.

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Jordyn Sheerin replaces Gary Glen.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Lewis Toshney.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Morgyn Neill.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Mitchel Megginson.

Scott Pittman (Livingston) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Grant Anderson (Raith Rovers).

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Myles Hippolyte replaces Liam Buchanan.

Gary Glen (Livingston) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Grant Anderson (Raith Rovers).

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Ben Gordon.

Booking

Declan Gallagher (Livingston) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Declan Gallagher (Livingston).

Kyle Benedictus (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Rory McKeown.

Foul by Gary Glen (Livingston).

Mitchel Megginson (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

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

Foul by Lewis Toshney (Raith Rovers).

Goal!

Goal! Livingston 3, Raith Rovers 0. Jordan White (Livingston) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Kieran Gibbons.

Goal!

Goal! Livingston 2, Raith Rovers 0. Declan Gallagher (Livingston) header from very close range to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Gary Glen with a cross.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Rangers1111003462833
2Hibernian118121971225
3Falkirk1273220101024
4Raith Rovers127051415-121
5Queen of Sth135261421-717
6Morton134451215-316
7Livingston123181519-410
8St Mirren122461117-610
9Dumbarton123181123-1210
10Alloa12129724-175
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