Scottish Cup - Third Round
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Scottish Cup: Airdrieonians 3-1 Brechin City

Taylor Morgan's brace against Brechin City helped Airdrieonians into the Scottish Cup fourth round.

The forward, on loan from Swedish side Ostersund, collected a pass from Jamie Bain and fired a shot beyond Brechin goalkeeper Graeme Smith.

Andy Jackson headed home Willie Dyer's cross from close range to draw the sides level.

Morgan doubled his tally after Smith had dropped the ball and Bryan Prunty sealed City's win with a free-kick.

Line-ups

Airdrieonians

  • 1Parry
  • 2Bain
  • 5Crighton
  • 6Lithgow
  • 3van ZantenBooked at 89mins
  • 7Cox
  • 8Watt
  • 4Fitzpatrick
  • 11Cadden
  • 9PruntySubstituted forBrownat 89'minutes
  • 10MorganSubstituted forHunterat 82'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Stewart
  • 14Hunter
  • 15Morton
  • 16McBride
  • 17Ferguson
  • 18Brown
  • 19Lister

Brechin

  • 1Smith
  • 6Dods
  • 4McCormack
  • 5PerrySubstituted forFuscoat 38'minutes
  • 2McLean
  • 11DaleSubstituted forThomsonat 69'minutes
  • 8Molloy
  • 7TiffoneySubstituted forSmithat 82'minutes
  • 3Dyer
  • 10Layne
  • 9Jackson

Substitutes

  • 12Thomson
  • 14Montgomery
  • 15Fusco
  • 16Weatherston
  • 17Smith
  • 18Johnston
  • 21O'Neil
Referee:
Euan Anderson
Attendance:
532

Match Stats

Home TeamAirdrieoniansAway TeamBrechin
Possession
Home57%
Away43%
Shots
Home9
Away13
Shots on Target
Home3
Away5
Corners
Home1
Away5
Fouls
Home10
Away8

Live Text

Match ends, Airdrieonians 3, Brechin City 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Airdrieonians 3, Brechin City 1.

Attempt missed. Jamie Bain (Airdrieonians) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Foul by Liam Watt (Airdrieonians).

Paul McLean (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt missed. Adam Brown (Airdrieonians) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left misses to the left.

Liam Watt (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Craig Molloy (Brechin City).

Attempt saved. Isaac Layne (Brechin City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Booking

David van Zanten (Airdrieonians) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by David van Zanten (Airdrieonians).

Andy Jackson (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Airdrieonians. Adam Brown replaces Bryan Prunty.

Substitution

Substitution, Airdrieonians. George Hunter replaces Taylor Morgan.

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Euan Smith replaces Jonathan Tiffoney.

Attempt missed. Robert Thomson (Brechin City) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Foul by David Cox (Airdrieonians).

Craig Molloy (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

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

Foul by Craig Molloy (Brechin City).

Attempt missed. Willie Dyer (Brechin City) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Foul by Liam Watt (Airdrieonians).

Craig Molloy (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Goal!

Goal! Airdrieonians 3, Brechin City 1. Bryan Prunty (Airdrieonians) from a free kick with a right footed shot to the centre of the goal.

Bryan Prunty (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Gary Fusco (Brechin City).

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Robert Thomson replaces James Dale.

Attempt saved. Andy Jackson (Brechin City) header from very close range is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Sean Crighton (Airdrieonians) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Nicky Cadden (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Craig Molloy (Brechin City).

Attempt missed. Isaac Layne (Brechin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Andy Jackson (Brechin City) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is close, but misses to the left.

Foul by Liam Watt (Airdrieonians).

James Dale (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Bryan Prunty (Airdrieonians) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box.

Foul by Marc Fitzpatrick (Airdrieonians).

Andy Jackson (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Taylor Morgan (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by James Dale (Brechin City).

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