Scottish Championship
Cowdenbeath0Alloa2

Cowdenbeath 0-2 Alloa Athletic

Kevin Cawley's third league goal of the season helped Alloa Athletic to a Championship win away to Cowdenbeath.

The Wasps went ahead through Cawley, who lashed in Ryan McCord's pass after 18 minutes.

Andy Kirk doubled the advantage just after the half hour mark when he headed home Jonathan Tiffoney's cross.

Alloa goalkeeper Scott Bain fouled Greg Stewart, but substitute Marc McKenzie had his his spot-kick saved by the visitor's number one.

Line-ups

Cowdenbeath

  • 1Flynn
  • 2Cowan
  • 3AdamsonBooked at 42mins
  • 6Wedderburn
  • 4O'Brien
  • 5Armstrong
  • 11MortonBooked at 13minsSubstituted forMcKenzieat 46'minutesBooked at 83mins
  • 8StevensonSubstituted forMillerat 71'minutes
  • 21Hemmings
  • 9Stewart
  • 22Robertson

Substitutes

  • 7McKenzie
  • 10Russell
  • 14Brett
  • 17Adam
  • 18Milne
  • 20Miller

Alloa

  • 1Bain
  • 2Doyle
  • 3Meggat
  • 6Simmons
  • 4Gordon
  • 5Marr
  • 11Tiffoney
  • 8McCordSubstituted forYoungat 72'minutes
  • 7Cawley
  • 9KirkSubstituted forMcManusat 83'minutes
  • 10Holmes

Substitutes

  • 12Young
  • 14McManus
  • 15Ferns
  • 16Flannigan
  • 17Salmon
  • 18Robertson
  • 21McDowall
Referee:
Stephen Finnie
Attendance:
346

Match Stats

Home TeamCowdenbeathAway TeamAlloa
Possession
Home57%
Away43%
Shots
Home8
Away10
Shots on Target
Home4
Away5
Corners
Home8
Away2
Fouls
Home5
Away8

Live Text

Match ends, Cowdenbeath 0, Alloa Athletic 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Cowdenbeath 0, Alloa Athletic 2.

Nathaniel Wedderburn (Cowdenbeath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kevin Cawley (Alloa Athletic).

Attempt saved. Marc McKenzie (Cowdenbeath) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt missed. Kyle Miller (Cowdenbeath) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Declan McManus replaces Andy Kirk.

Booking

Marc McKenzie (Cowdenbeath) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Marc McKenzie (Cowdenbeath).

Kevin Cawley (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Jon Robertson (Cowdenbeath) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Graeme Holmes (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Nathaniel Wedderburn (Cowdenbeath).

Attempt saved. Andy Kirk (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Darren Young replaces Ryan McCord.

Substitution

Substitution, Cowdenbeath. Kyle Miller replaces Jamie Stevenson because of an injury.

Attempt missed. Jonathan Tiffoney (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Corner, Cowdenbeath. Conceded by Michael Doyle.

Hand ball by Jon Robertson (Cowdenbeath).

Attempt missed. Jamie Stevenson (Cowdenbeath) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Corner, Cowdenbeath. Conceded by Ben Gordon.

Corner, Cowdenbeath. Conceded by Daryll Meggat.

Corner, Cowdenbeath. Conceded by Ben Gordon.

Jamie Stevenson (Cowdenbeath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Kevin Cawley (Alloa Athletic).

Attempt missed. Kevin Cawley (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt saved. Marc McKenzie (Cowdenbeath) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Cowdenbeath. Conceded by Jason Marr.

Corner, Cowdenbeath. Conceded by Ben Gordon.

Corner, Cowdenbeath. Conceded by Michael Doyle.

Penalty saved! Marc McKenzie (Cowdenbeath) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the centre of the goal.

Penalty Cowdenbeath. Greg Stewart draws a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty conceded by Scott Bain (Alloa Athletic) after a foul in the penalty area.

Substitution

Substitution, Cowdenbeath. Marc McKenzie replaces Jordan Morton.

Second Half

Second Half begins Cowdenbeath 0, Alloa Athletic 2.

Half Time

First Half ends, Cowdenbeath 0, Alloa Athletic 2.

Attempt blocked. Daryll Meggat (Alloa Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Booking

Kenny Adamson (Cowdenbeath) is shown the yellow card.

Jonathan Tiffoney (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kenny Adamson (Cowdenbeath).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Hamilton128311751227
2Dundee1272322121023
3Raith Rovers126421914522
4Falkirk125341913618
5Alloa125251414017
6Livingston124261824-614
7Dumbarton124261724-714
8Queen of Sth123361617-112
9Cowdenbeath123271523-811
10Morton122371324-119
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