Cowdenbeath 2-0 Airdrie United

Scottish Football League

Cowdenbeath moved eight points clear at the top of Scottish Division Two after beating Airdrie United.

Lewis Coult fired straight at goalkeeper Connor Fairley as Cowden began to threaten.

Marc McKenzie slotted home from six yards to break the deadlock on 37 minutes.

The hosts' second came from the penalty spot, Mark Ramsay converting after Fairley had upended Coult in the area.

Cowdenbeath: Flynn, Cowan, Armstrong, Mbu, Adamson (Linton 46), McKenzie, Cameron, Robertson, Coult, Ramsay (Milne 81), Cusack (Lyle 62). Subs Not Used: Bejaoui, Winter.

Booked: Adamson.

Goals: McKenzie 37, Ramsay 58 pen.

Airdrie Utd: Fairley, Bain, Lilley, Stallard, Lovering, Stevenson (Morton 83), Blockley, Lynch (Devlin 71), McLaren (Boyle 46), Holmes, Donnelly. Subs Not Used: Duncan, Green.

Booked: Fairley, Stallard.

Att: 408

Ref: Charlie Richmond