Scottish League One
Dunfermline1Peterhead0

Dunfermline Athletic 1-0 Peterhead

Joe Cardle scores for Dunfermline against Peterhead
Joe Cardle (far left) netted Dunfermline's winner

Champions Dunfermline Athletic beat Peterhead before being presented with the Scottish League One trophy.

A win for the visitors would have taken them above Ayr United into second but Joe Cardle's strike condemned them to a sixth straight loss.

Cardle netted the winner when he converted from Ryan Wallace's pass.

The Pars go up to the Championship having finished 18 points clear, while Peterhead will take on Ayr in the promotion play-off semi-final.

Dunfermline Athletic players celebrate with the Scottish League One trophy
The Pars were presented with the Scottish League One trophy after the match

Line-ups

Dunfermline

  • 1Murdoch
  • 2ReidSubstituted forWilliamsonat 82'minutes
  • 4McKay
  • 5Richards-Everton
  • 3Talbot
  • 7Hopkirk
  • 6Geggan
  • 8FalkinghamSubstituted forByrneat 78'minutes
  • 11CardleBooked at 63mins
  • 9Moffat
  • 10WallaceSubstituted forEl Bakhtaouiat 76'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Byrne
  • 14El Bakhtaoui
  • 15Rooney
  • 16McCabe
  • 17Williamson
  • 18Crossan
  • 20Hutton

Peterhead

  • 1SmithBooked at 26mins
  • 7StevensonSubstituted forLawrenceat 68'minutes
  • 6Strachan
  • 8RedmanBooked at 52mins
  • 3Noble
  • 18Brown
  • 22Ferry
  • 14DzierzawskiSubstituted forBlockleyat 20'minutes
  • 11RileyBooked at 50minsSubstituted forRodgersat 75'minutes
  • 10Sutherland
  • 15McIntosh

Substitutes

  • 2Blockley
  • 19Lawrence
  • 20Rodgers
  • 21Jarvie
Referee:
John Beaton
Attendance:
6,236

Match Stats

Home TeamDunfermlineAway TeamPeterhead
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home14
Away10
Shots on Target
Home3
Away1
Corners
Home6
Away5
Fouls
Home8
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Dunfermline Athletic 1, Peterhead 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Dunfermline Athletic 1, Peterhead 0.

Foul by Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic).

Andy Rodgers (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Shane Sutherland (Peterhead) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Joe Cardle (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Shaun Byrne (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Leighton McIntosh (Peterhead).

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

Foul by Marc Lawrence (Peterhead).

Attempt missed. Jason Talbot (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Substitution

Substitution, Dunfermline Athletic. Ryan Williamson replaces Craig Reid.

Craig Reid (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jordon Brown (Peterhead).

Attempt blocked. Marc Lawrence (Peterhead) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Shaun Byrne (Dunfermline Athletic).

Leighton McIntosh (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Dunfermline Athletic. Shaun Byrne replaces Josh Falkingham.

Substitution

Substitution, Dunfermline Athletic. Faissal El Bakhtaoui replaces Ryan Wallace.

Attempt missed. Joe Cardle (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt blocked. Shane Sutherland (Peterhead) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Andy Rodgers replaces Nicky Riley.

Attempt missed. Joe Cardle (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Hand ball by Ryan Strachan (Peterhead).

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Marc Lawrence replaces Jamie Stevenson because of an injury.

Hand ball by Ryan Strachan (Peterhead).

Attempt saved. Joe Cardle (Dunfermline Athletic) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt missed. Jamie Stevenson (Peterhead) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Booking

Joe Cardle (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

Attempt blocked. Shane Sutherland (Peterhead) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Michael Moffat (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, Peterhead. Conceded by Jason Talbot.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Ryan Strachan.

Attempt saved. Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Michael Moffat (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Simon Ferry (Peterhead).

Booking

Jamie Redman (Peterhead) is shown the yellow card for dangerous play.

Attempt missed. Jordon Brown (Peterhead) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Dunfermline36247583305379
2Ayr361941365471861
3Peterhead361611972472559
4Stranraer36156154349-651
5Airdrieonians36147154850-249
6Albion361310134044-449
7Brechin36126184759-1242
8Stenhousemuir36117184680-3440
9Cowdenbeath36116194672-2639
10Forfar36810184860-1234
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