Scottish League Two
Arbroath0East Stirlingshire0

Arbroath 0-0 East Stirlingshire

Scottish League Two bottom side East Stirlingshire survived a second-half onslaught to draw at Arbroath.

The hosts' Andy Munro was unfortunate to see an early close-range header clear the bar before efforts by Kane Hester and Jordan Lowdon sailed wide

At the other end, Richard Little blocked a Neil McCabe attempt.

Arbroath's Jamie Reid shot wide in the second half, Mark Whatley was then denied and Shire had to sustain further pressure to claim a point.

Line-ups

Arbroath

  • 1Fleming
  • 2Wilson
  • 4Little
  • 5Munro
  • 3RutherfordSubstituted forRamsayat 61'minutes
  • 7Linn
  • 6Whatley
  • 8AlvarezSubstituted forSkellyat 68'minutes
  • 11Lowdon
  • 10ReidSubstituted forStewartat 68'minutes
  • 9Hester

Substitutes

  • 12Skelly
  • 14Stewart
  • 15Williams
  • 16Ramsay
  • 21Brodie

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Barnard
  • 2Greene
  • 4Townsley
  • 5FisherBooked at 90mins
  • 3DonaldsonBooked at 19mins
  • 7Ferries
  • 6Lynas
  • 8McCabeBooked at 25mins
  • 11McMullinSubstituted forMcMillanat 85'minutes
  • 10FauldsBooked at 57minsSubstituted forMcKennaat 64'minutes
  • 9OrrSubstituted forRussellat 64'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12McKenna
  • 14Russell
  • 15Kinnaird
  • 16Kay
  • 17Dolan
  • 18McMillan
  • 19Cairnie
Referee:
Scott Millar
Attendance:
334

Match Stats

Home TeamArbroathAway TeamEast Stirlingshire
Possession
Home55%
Away45%
Shots
Home18
Away6
Shots on Target
Home4
Away1
Corners
Home4
Away0
Fouls
Home14
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Arbroath 0, East Stirling 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Arbroath 0, East Stirling 0.

Attempt missed. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

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

Foul by Andrew Russell (East Stirling).

Attempt missed. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right from a direct free kick.

Booking

Ross Fisher (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Bobby Linn (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ross Fisher (East Stirling).

Attempt saved. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Gavin McMillan replaces Michael McMullin.

Attempt saved. Josh Skelly (Arbroath) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Kane Hester (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ross Fisher (East Stirling).

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

Attempt missed. Kane Hester (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

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

Attempt missed. Keiran Stewart (Arbroath) header from the centre of the box misses to the left following a corner.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Chris Townsley.

Attempt blocked. Darren Ramsay (Arbroath) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

Foul by Josh Skelly (Arbroath).

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

Josh Skelly (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Aron Lynas (East Stirling).

Foul by Josh Skelly (Arbroath).

Aron Lynas (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Arbroath. Keiran Stewart replaces Jamie Reid.

Substitution

Substitution, Arbroath. Josh Skelly replaces Sergio Alvarez.

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

Foul by Andrew Russell (East Stirling).

Foul by Sergio Alvarez (Arbroath).

Scott Ferries (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Andrew Russell replaces Thomas Orr.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. David McKenna replaces Kristopher Faulds.

Foul by Bobby Linn (Arbroath).

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

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Aron Lynas.

Substitution

Substitution, Arbroath. Darren Ramsay replaces Shaun Rutherford.

Attempt blocked. Michael McMullin (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Shaun Rutherford (Arbroath).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1East Fife26135843311244
2Elgin2513484334943
3Queen's Park2511683122939
4Annan Athletic2411584337638
5Clyde2311393427736
6Stirling25105103529635
7Arbroath2595113332132
8Montrose2695123953-1432
9Berwick2575133147-1626
10East Stirlingshire2473143252-2024
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