Scottish Cup - Third Round
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Forfar Athletic 2-1 East Fife

Dale Hilson and Chris Templeman scored as Forfar edged past East Fife to the fourth round of the Scottish Cup.

On the stroke of half-time, Hilson fired in an opener after good work from Marvin Andrews.

Templeman doubled the lead in the 69th minute, forcing the ball over the line after East Fife had failed to clear a corner.

Craig Johnstone pulled a goal back five minutes later when he collected Stephen Hughes' pass and fired in.

Line-ups

Forfar

  • 1Douglas
  • 2Baxter
  • 3CampbellBooked at 8mins
  • 6Fusco
  • 4AndrewsBooked at 17minsSubstituted forMalcolmat 65'minutes
  • 5Dods
  • 7McCluskeySubstituted forCampbellat 78'minutes
  • 8MalinSubstituted forDaleat 73'minutes
  • 10SwankieBooked at 80mins
  • 9Templeman
  • 11Hilson

Substitutes

  • Salmon
  • 12Campbell
  • 14McManus
  • 15Dale
  • 16Fotheringham
  • 17Malcolm
  • 18Kader

East Fife

  • 1Andrews
  • 2Durie
  • 3McBride
  • 6CampbellBooked at 54minsSubstituted forClarkeat 66'minutes
  • 5Mbu
  • 4Thom
  • 7Stewart
  • 10Hughes
  • 19Buchanan
  • 8BrownSubstituted forStewartat 17'minutes
  • 11JohnstoneSubstituted forAustinat 84'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Dutot
  • 14Stewart
  • 15Clarke
  • 16Moosari
  • 17Austin
  • 18Lennie
  • 21Paterson
Referee:
Andrew Dallas
Attendance:
485

Match Stats

Home TeamForfarAway TeamEast Fife
Possession
Home52%
Away48%
Shots
Home8
Away11
Shots on Target
Home3
Away4
Corners
Home4
Away6
Fouls
Home9
Away11

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Forfar Athletic 2, East Fife 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Forfar Athletic 2, East Fife 1.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Christopher Templeman (Forfar Athletic).

  4. Post update

    Joe Mbu (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Post update

    Dale Hilson (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Joe Mbu (East Fife).

  7. Post update

    Attempt missed. Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right.

  8. Post update

    Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Mark Baxter.

  9. Post update

    Pat Clarke (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Darren Dods (Forfar Athletic).

  11. Post update

    Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Iain Campbell.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, East Fife. Nathan Austin replaces Craig Johnstone.

  13. Post update

    Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Stephen Hughes.

  14. Post update

    Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Michael Andrews.

  15. Booking

    Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

  16. Post update

    Foul by Mark Baxter (Forfar Athletic).

  17. Post update

    Scott McBride (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Forfar Athletic. Ross Campbell replaces Jamie McCluskey.

  19. Post update

    Attempt saved. Iain Campbell (Forfar Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top left corner.

  20. Post update

    Dale Hilson (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.