Scottish League Two
East Fife4Annan Athletic2

East Fife 4-2 Annan Athletic

East Fife moved top of League Two with victory over Annan at Bayview.

Jamie Insall tapped Kyle Wilkie's cross into the back of the net from close range, before Jonathan Page doubled the lead; slotting into the bottom corner from Gary Naysmith's floated corner.

Peter Weatherson pulled one back for Annan with a free-kick but Page headed his second.

Hibs loanee Insall fired into the top corner before Smart Osadolor reduced the deficit

Line-ups

East Fife

  • 21Kelly
  • 16Mercer
  • 17Kerr
  • 5Page
  • 15Naysmith
  • 8Brown
  • 4CampbellSubstituted forMurrayat 56'minutes
  • 3SlatteryBooked at 90mins
  • 11WilkieBooked at 64mins
  • 20InsallSubstituted forAustinat 90+1'minutes
  • 10Smith

Substitutes

  • 1Goodfellow
  • 2Mullen
  • 7Murray
  • 12O'Kane
  • 18Austin
  • 19Coote

Annan Athletic

  • 1Currie
  • 2Jago
  • 3NicollSubstituted forSwinglehurstat 73'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 5WatsonBooked at 45minsSubstituted forOsadolorat 74'minutes
  • 4McNiff
  • 7OmarSubstituted forBlackat 73'minutes
  • 6Cuddihy
  • 8Flynn
  • 11Morton
  • 9Weatherson
  • 10Guy

Substitutes

  • 12Hart
  • 14Black
  • 15Osadolor
  • 16Sloan
  • 17Swinglehurst
  • 18McStay
  • 19Park
Referee:
Gavin Ross
Attendance:
600

Match Stats

Home TeamEast FifeAway TeamAnnan Athletic
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home9
Away6
Shots on Target
Home5
Away2
Corners
Home4
Away2
Fouls
Home9
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, East Fife 4, Annan Athletic 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, East Fife 4, Annan Athletic 2.

Booking

Patrick Slattery (East Fife) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Patrick Slattery (East Fife).

Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Booking

Steven Swinglehurst (Annan Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Jordan Austin (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Steven Swinglehurst (Annan Athletic).

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Jordan Austin replaces Jamie Insall.

Gary Naysmith (East Fife) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Smart Osadolor (Annan Athletic).

Attempt missed. Kyle Wilkie (East Fife) left footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right.

Foul by Scott Mercer (East Fife).

Jordan Morton (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Scott Mercer (East Fife).

Lewis Guy (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Goal!

Goal! East Fife 4, Annan Athletic 2. Smart Osadolor (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal.

Foul by Kevin Smith (East Fife).

Lewis Guy (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Kyle Wilkie (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Barry Cuddihy (Annan Athletic).

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Smart Osadolor replaces Peter Watson.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Steven Swinglehurst replaces Kevin Nicoll.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Steven Black replaces Rabin Omar.

Attempt missed. Jamie Insall (East Fife) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is high and wide to the right.

Goal!

Goal! East Fife 4, Annan Athletic 1. Jamie Insall (East Fife) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Kevin Smith.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Craig Murray.

Booking

Kyle Wilkie (East Fife) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Kyle Wilkie (East Fife).

Rabin Omar (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Martin McNiff.

Attempt blocked. Jamie Insall (East Fife) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Rabin Omar (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left.

Goal!

Goal! East Fife 3, Annan Athletic 1. Jonathan Page (East Fife) header from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Kevin Smith.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Rabin Omar.

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Craig Murray replaces Steven Campbell.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Ben Jago.

Foul by Jason Kerr (East Fife).

Lewis Guy (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Goal!

Goal! East Fife 2, Annan Athletic 1. Peter Weatherson (Annan Athletic) from a free kick with a right footed shot to the high centre of the goal.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1East Fife29155950371350
2Elgin29154104839949
3Clyde281441042311146
4Queen's Park28128835231244
5Annan Athletic2711795046440
6Stirling29116123934539
7Berwick29106133647-1136
8Montrose29106134457-1336
9Arbroath29105143637-135
10East Stirlingshire2983183564-2927
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