Arbroath 1-1 Brechin City

Scottish Football League

Arbroath missed the chance to go top of Scottish Football League Division Two as Paul McManus claimed a point for Brechin City.

Stuart Malcolm's header struck the bar as Arbroath threatened in the first half.

The deadlock was broken on 63 minutes when Josh Falkingham lashed the ball past Brechin goalkeeper Craig Nelson.

But substitute McManus turned home Derek Carcary's deep cross in the last minute to ensure a draw.

Arbroath: Hill, Baxter, McAnespie, Kerr, Malcolm, Wedderburn, Falkingham (Sheerin 84), Gibson, Caddis (Sibanda 69), Doris, Swankie. Subs Not Used: White, Busch, Bryce.

Goals: Falkingham 63.

Brechin: Nelson, McLean, Smith, Buist, Dunlop, David Crawford (Carcary 74), Brady, Molloy, Hodge, Lister (McManus 68), King (McKenna 80). Subs Not Used: Scott, McClune.

Booked: Buist.

Goals: McManus 90.

Att: 1,104

Ref: Gary Hilland