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Scottish League Two: Clyde 0-1 East Stirlingshire

David McKenna's early goal gave bottom side East Stirlingshire a narrow win that denied promotion hopefuls Clyde a fourth straight League Two victory.

Only two minutes had gone when Thomas Orr providing the pass for McKenna to slot home his ninth goal of the season.

Shire's Richard Barnard saved from Scott McLaughlin, but Clyde's Marc Walters also had good saves.

Both teams had chances in the second period, but Shire'w win narrowed the gap with Berwick Rangers to two points.

Meanwhile, Clyde missed an opportunity to draw level with third-top Queen's Park with a game in hand.

Line-ups

Clyde

  • 1Waters
  • 6SmithBooked at 34mins
  • 5Bolochoweckyj
  • 22MillenSubstituted forAndrewsat 83'minutes
  • 2Durie
  • 12Marsh
  • 24McGovern
  • 15SlaneSubstituted forWatsonat 56'minutes
  • 7McLaughlin
  • 3Linton
  • 11Higgins

Substitutes

  • 14Brisbane
  • 16Glackin
  • 18Gibson
  • 19Watson
  • 23Andrews

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Barnard
  • 2Greene
  • 4Townsley
  • 5Fisher
  • 3Donaldson
  • 6TrialistBooked at 38minsSubstituted forLynasat 89'minutes
  • 8McCabe
  • 9RussellSubstituted forKayat 86'minutes
  • 11McMullin
  • 7Orr
  • 10McKenna

Substitutes

  • 12Lynas
  • 13Dolan
  • 14Kay
  • 15Kinnaird
  • 16Faulds
  • 18McMillan
  • 19Cairnie
Referee:
Kevin Graham
Attendance:
453

Match Stats

Home TeamClydeAway TeamEast Stirlingshire
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home16
Away12
Shots on Target
Home4
Away4
Corners
Home9
Away7
Fouls
Home15
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Clyde 0, East Stirling 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Clyde 0, East Stirling 1.

Attempt missed. Scott Linton (Clyde) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Delay in match Michael McMullin (East Stirling) because of an injury.

Michael Bolochoweckyj (Clyde) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Thomas Orr (East Stirling).

Foul by David Marsh (Clyde).

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

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Aron Lynas replaces Trialist.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Scott Durie.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Andrew Kay replaces Andrew Russell.

Foul by Sean Higgins (Clyde).

Neil McCabe (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Clyde. Marvin Andrews replaces Ross Millen.

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

Foul by Jon Paul McGovern (Clyde).

Attempt missed. Chris Townsley (East Stirling) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Ross Millen.

Foul by Sean Higgins (Clyde).

Ross Fisher (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Michael Bolochoweckyj (Clyde) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, Clyde. Conceded by Reece Donaldson.

Corner, Clyde. Conceded by Trialist.

Attempt blocked. Scott Linton (Clyde) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Clyde. Conceded by Ross Fisher.

Attempt missed. Sean Higgins (Clyde) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, Clyde. Conceded by Ross Fisher.

Corner, Clyde. Conceded by Reece Donaldson.

Attempt saved. Michael Bolochoweckyj (Clyde) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt saved. Neil McCabe (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt blocked. David McKenna (East Stirling) left footed shot from very close range is blocked.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Ross Millen.

Attempt missed. Thomas Orr (East Stirling) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Foul by David Marsh (Clyde).

Reece Donaldson (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt blocked. Andrew Russell (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt blocked. Neil McCabe (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. David Marsh (Clyde) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Clyde. Jamie Watson replaces Paul Slane.

David Marsh (Clyde) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Elgin26144845341146
2East Fife2713594334944
3Queen's Park26126834221242
4Clyde25123103528739
5Annan Athletic2511684539639
6Stirling26106103731636
7Arbroath2695123333032
8Montrose2795133954-1532
9Berwick2685133247-1529
10East Stirlingshire2683153354-2127
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