Scottish League Two
Montrose0Arbroath2

Montrose 0-2 Arbroath

Arbroath claimed the spoils in the Angus derby as they beat Montrose at Links Park.

Top goal scorer Robert Linn got the ball rolling just after the half-hour mark.

Mark Whatley doubled their advantage in the second half as Montrose have now gone nine straight games without a win in all competitions.

Todd Lumsden's men remain seventh while Montrose are only a point off above bottom club East Stirlingshire.

Line-ups

Montrose

  • 1Millar
  • 4Harwood
  • 6Pascazio
  • 5TrialistBooked at 71mins
  • 2Comrie
  • 7WebsterBooked at 35mins
  • 8CampbellSubstituted forKennethat 70'minutes
  • 10Masson
  • 3Johnston
  • 11MallagaraySubstituted forFergusonat 75'minutes
  • 9FraserSubstituted forMilneat 88'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Ferguson
  • 14Kenneth
  • 15Trialist
  • 16Milne
  • 17McLeod
  • 18Malin
  • 21Wood

Arbroath

  • 1Fleming
  • 2Wilson
  • 4LittleBooked at 59mins
  • 5Watson
  • 3Lowdon
  • 8Stewart
  • 6Whatley
  • 7Linn
  • 10ReidSubstituted forRyanat 62'minutes
  • 11Ramsay
  • 9RutherfordSubstituted forHesterat 88'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Gold
  • 14Munro
  • 15Hester
  • 16Clarke
  • 17Ryan
  • 21Brodie
Referee:
David Lowe
Attendance:
1,387

Match Stats

Home TeamMontroseAway TeamArbroath
Possession
Home46%
Away54%
Shots
Home7
Away15
Shots on Target
Home4
Away7
Corners
Home2
Away7
Fouls
Home10
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Montrose 0, Arbroath 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Montrose 0, Arbroath 2.

Attempt saved. Ryan Ferguson (Montrose) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt saved. Darren Ramsay (Arbroath) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Arbroath. Kane Hester replaces Greg Rutherford.

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. Declan Milne replaces Gary Fraser.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Adam Harwood.

Attempt blocked. Andy Ryan (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Jordan Lowdon (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Trialist.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Adam Harwood.

Attempt missed. Gary Fraser (Montrose) right footed shot from more than 35 yards misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Graham Webster (Montrose) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Foul by Mark Whatley (Arbroath).

Terry Masson (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Bobby Linn (Arbroath).

Ryan Kenneth (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. Ryan Ferguson replaces Adrian Mallagaray.

Attempt missed. Darren Ramsay (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Attempt blocked. Craig Wilson (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Booking

Trialist (Montrose) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Andy Ryan (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Trialist (Montrose).

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. Ryan Kenneth replaces Ross Campbell.

Mark Whatley (Arbroath) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Scott Johnston (Montrose).

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Ross Campbell.

Attempt saved. Graham Webster (Montrose) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Goal!

Goal! Montrose 0, Arbroath 2. Mark Whatley (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Arbroath. Andy Ryan replaces Jamie Reid.

Craig Watson (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Gary Fraser (Montrose).

Booking

Ricky Little (Arbroath) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Ricky Little (Arbroath).

Adrian Mallagaray (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Graham Webster (Montrose) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Foul by Ricky Little (Arbroath).

Gary Fraser (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Adrian Mallagaray (Montrose) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Foul by Keiran Stewart (Arbroath).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Elgin19103635251033
2Queen's Park19102728171132
3Annan Athletic189453023731
4Clyde189362920930
5Stirling198382424027
6East Fife197482825325
7Arbroath187382424024
8Berwick186392336-1321
9Montrose1962112536-1120
10East Stirlingshire1761102440-1619
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