Dundee 1-0 Alloa Athletic

Kevin McBride's injury-time penalty handed Dundee a win over Alloa, their first since relegation from the Scotland's top flight.

The visitors had the better of the first half but failed to make the most of their opportunities. Ryan McCord saw his header brilliantly saved by Kyle Letheren, James Creaney's 30-yard strike flashed just over the bar and Daryll Meggatt headed over as Alloa pressed for the opener.

It was a role reversal after the break, with Dundee having all the possession and pinning Alloa in. Substitute Martin Boyle was denied by a stunning save by goalkeeper Scott Bain before the late drama.

Willie Robertson tripped substitute Steven Doris on the edge of the box and McBride fired home the resulting spot-kick.

Dundee: Letheren, Gallacher, Iain Davidson, Benedictus, Irvine, McBride, Rae, Conroy (Boyle 59), McAlister, MacDonald (Reid 83), Monti (Doris 59). Subs Not Used: Lockwood, Dyer, Wighton.

Booked: Iain Davidson.

Goals: McBride 90 pen.

Alloa: Bain, Michael Doyle, Gordon, Meggatt, Creaney, Cawley, Simmons, McCord, McManus (Robertson 72), Kirk, Holmes (Tiffoney 87). Subs Not Used: Marr, Hynd, Forsyth, Gemmell, McDowall.

Booked: Simmons, Cawley, Gordon.

Att: 4,167

Ref: Euan Norris

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