Scottish League Two
Stirling0East Fife6

Stirling Albion 0-6 East Fife

East Fife routed Stirling Albion and moved three points clear at the top of Scottish League Two.

Ross Brown gave the Fifers an early lead and Kevin Smith's deflected looping volley doubled their advantage.

Nathan Austin slotted home from Kyle Wilkie's pass and scored his second with a header from Smith's cross.

Stevie Campbell waltzed through the home defence to further extend East Fife's dominance and Smith set up Ali Coote's late finish.

Line-ups

Stirling

  • 1SmithBooked at 87mins
  • 2Johnston
  • 5BuistSubstituted forMcGeachieat 20'minutes
  • 6McMillanBooked at 80mins
  • 3Forsyth
  • 7MclearBooked at 90mins
  • 4RobertsonBooked at 34mins
  • 8DicksonSubstituted forOlanrewajuat 65'minutes
  • 11Lamont
  • 9Doris
  • 10SmithSubstituted forBeattieat 74'minutes

Substitutes

  • 14Olanrewaju
  • 15Comrie
  • 16Mazel
  • 17Binnie
  • 18McGeachie
  • 19Beattie

East Fife

  • 21Kelly
  • 16Mercer
  • 5Page
  • 17Kerr
  • 15NaysmithSubstituted forMullenat 80'minutes
  • 3Slattery
  • 8BrownSubstituted forCooteat 83'minutes
  • 4Campbell
  • 11Wilkie
  • 20InsallSubstituted forAustinat 71'minutes
  • 10SmithBooked at 44mins

Substitutes

  • 1Goodfellow
  • 2Mullen
  • 6McManus
  • 7Murray
  • 9Austin
  • 12O'Kane
  • 19Coote
Referee:
Steven Reid
Attendance:
709

Match Stats

Home TeamStirlingAway TeamEast Fife
Possession
Home45%
Away55%
Shots
Home2
Away8
Shots on Target
Home0
Away7
Corners
Home5
Away6
Fouls
Home11
Away9

Live Text

Match ends, Stirling Albion 0, East Fife 6.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Stirling Albion 0, East Fife 6.

Booking

Lewis Mclear (Stirling Albion) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Kyle Wilkie (East Fife) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Lewis Mclear (Stirling Albion).

Patrick Slattery (East Fife) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Willie Robertson (Stirling Albion).

Booking

Chris Smith (Stirling Albion) is shown the yellow card.

Goal!

Goal! Stirling Albion 0, East Fife 6. Alistair Coote (East Fife) right footed shot from very close range to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Kevin Smith.

Goal!

Goal! Stirling Albion 0, East Fife 5. Steven Campbell (East Fife) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Scott Mercer.

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Alistair Coote replaces Ross Brown because of an injury.

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Fraser Mullen replaces Gary Naysmith.

Booking

Ross McMillan (Stirling Albion) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Nathan Austin (East Fife) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Ross McMillan (Stirling Albion).

Goal!

Goal! Stirling Albion 0, East Fife 4. Nathan Austin (East Fife) header from the right side of the six yard box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Kevin Smith.

Substitution

Substitution, Stirling Albion. Craig Beattie replaces Darren L. Smith.

Goal!

Goal! Stirling Albion 0, East Fife 3. Nathan Austin (East Fife) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Kyle Wilkie following a fast break.

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Nathan Austin replaces Jamie Insall.

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

Foul by Philip Johnston (Stirling Albion).

Foul by Kevin Smith (East Fife).

Ross McMillan (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Stirling Albion. Moses Olanrewaju replaces Sean Dickson.

Foul by Jonathan Page (East Fife).

Darren L. Smith (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Ross McGeachie.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Chris Smith.

Attempt saved. Jamie Insall (East Fife) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Kevin Smith (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ross McMillan (Stirling Albion).

Foul by Jamie Insall (East Fife).

Lewis Mclear (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Philip Johnston.

Attempt missed. Lewis Mclear (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left from a direct free kick.

Steven Doris (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jason Kerr (East Fife).

Philip Johnston (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Kyle Wilkie (East Fife).

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Steven Campbell.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1East Fife30165956371953
2Elgin30155104940950
3Clyde291541046331349
4Queen's Park30138938271147
5Annan Athletic2913795447746
6Stirling30116133940-139
7Montrose30107134558-1337
8Berwick30106143648-1236
9Arbroath30105153739-235
10East Stirlingshire3083193768-3127
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