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Scottish League One: Dunfermline Athletic 1-1 Albion Rovers

Scottish League One leaders Dunfermline Athletic were held at home by Albion Rovers but still moved 11 points clear at the top of the table.

Both sides had chances before the Pars' Ryan Wallace drilled a low shot into the bottom corner with 15 minutes left.

The lead last just two minutes as Ross Davidson got the last touch on a free-kick into the area.

The home side dominated the closing stages but could could not deny Rovers, who remain in fifth place.

Rovers remain level with Airdrieonians, who drew at home with Forfar Athletic.

Line-ups

Dunfermline

  • 1Murdoch
  • 2ReidBooked at 58mins
  • 4McKayBooked at 84mins
  • 5Richards-Everton
  • 3Talbot
  • 7Paton
  • 8ByrneSubstituted forMcCabeat 65'minutes
  • 6Falkingham
  • 11CardleBooked at 34minsSubstituted forHopkirkat 55'minutes
  • 9MoffatSubstituted forWallaceat 55'minutes
  • 10El Bakhtaoui

Substitutes

  • 12Hopkirk
  • 14Martin
  • 15Rooney
  • 16Wallace
  • 17McCabe
  • 18Crossan
  • 20Hutton

Albion

  • 1Stewart
  • 2Reid
  • 5Dunlop
  • 6DunlopBooked at 68mins
  • 3TurnbullBooked at 52mins
  • 4Talu
  • 8Davidson
  • 10PetrieBooked at 72minsSubstituted forLoveat 76'minutes
  • 7Georgiev
  • 11McBride
  • 9ArchibaldSubstituted forBarrowmanat 67'minutesSubstituted forFerryat 89'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Barrowman
  • 14Young
  • 15Ferry
  • 16Love
  • 17Lochhead
  • 18McRobbie
Referee:
Gavin Duncan
Attendance:
2,729

Match Stats

Home TeamDunfermlineAway TeamAlbion
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home15
Away8
Shots on Target
Home7
Away3
Corners
Home6
Away2
Fouls
Home17
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Dunfermline Athletic 1, Albion Rovers 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Dunfermline Athletic 1, Albion Rovers 1.

Faissal El Bakhtaoui (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ross Davidson (Albion Rovers).

Foul by Craig Reid (Dunfermline Athletic).

Ally Love (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Attempt missed. Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Mark Ferry replaces Andrew Barrowman because of an injury.

Alan Reid (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Faissal El Bakhtaoui (Dunfermline Athletic).

Foul by David Hopkirk (Dunfermline Athletic).

Ricardo Talu (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Brad McKay (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ross Dunlop (Albion Rovers).

Booking

Brad McKay (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Brad McKay (Dunfermline Athletic).

Ally Love (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Faissal El Bakhtaoui (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ross Dunlop (Albion Rovers).

Attempt missed. Craig Reid (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt saved. Faissal El Bakhtaoui (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top left corner.

Hand ball by Spas Georgiev (Albion Rovers).

Goal!

Goal! Dunfermline Athletic 1, Albion Rovers 1. Ross Davidson (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.

Foul by David Hopkirk (Dunfermline Athletic).

Spas Georgiev (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Ally Love replaces Darren Petrie.

Goal!

Goal! Dunfermline Athletic 1, Albion Rovers 0. Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Kyle Turnbull.

Attempt blocked. Michael Paton (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Booking

Darren Petrie (Albion Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Brad McKay (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Darren Petrie (Albion Rovers).

Attempt missed. Brad McKay (Dunfermline Athletic) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high following a corner.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Ross Stewart.

Attempt saved. Rhys McCabe (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Attempt missed. Ben Richards-Everton (Dunfermline Athletic) header from the centre of the box is too high following a corner.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Michael Dunlop.

Booking

Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Faissal El Bakhtaoui (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Dunfermline28196372205263
2Peterhead281410466333352
3Ayr28164854361852
4Airdrieonians28115123841-338
5Albion28108103136-538
6Stranraer28105132944-1535
7Stenhousemuir2896133762-2533
8Cowdenbeath2884164065-2528
9Forfar2868143647-1126
10Brechin2866163251-1924
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