Scottish League Two
East StirlingshireEast Stirlingshire2PeterheadPeterhead0

East Stirlingshire 2-0 Peterhead

East Stirlingshire dented Peterhead's promotion hopes by beating the Scottish League Two leaders at Ochilview.

Christopher Townsley headed Jamie Glasgow's corner beyond goalkeeper Graeme Smith to put Shire ahead just before the quarter-hour mark.

Rory McAllister forced a good save from from Grant Hay as Peterhead tried to find a leveller.

But David Greenhill converted from Iain Thomson's pass to seal victory for the hosts.

Line-ups

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Hay
  • 2Herd
  • 3Maxwell
  • 8GreenhillSubstituted forMcKechnieat 79'minutes
  • 4Townsley
  • 5Bolochoweckyj
  • 7MacGregor
  • 6Thomson
  • 10MillerBooked at 59minsSubstituted forDevlinat 77'minutesBooked at 88mins
  • 9GlasgowSubstituted forWattat 63'minutes
  • 11Wright

Substitutes

  • 12Watt
  • 14Tapping
  • 15Devlin
  • 16McKechnie
  • 17Gordon
  • 18Shepherd

Peterhead

  • 1Smith
  • 2Sharp
  • 3McCannSubstituted forMcGlincheyat 75'minutes
  • 8Redman
  • 4Noble
  • 5Ross
  • 7RodgersSubstituted forBuchanat 80'minutes
  • 6Cowie
  • 10GilfillanSubstituted forBrownat 66'minutes
  • 9McAllisterBooked at 86mins
  • 11Strachan

Substitutes

  • 12Brown
  • 14McGlinchey
  • 15Buchan
  • 16Tully
  • 21Jarvie
Referee:
George Salmond
Attendance:
310

Match Stats

Home TeamEast StirlingshireAway TeamPeterhead
Possession
Home41%
Away59%
Shots
Home8
Away13
Shots on Target
Home5
Away6
Corners
Home5
Away7
Fouls
Home18
Away12

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, East Stirling 2, Peterhead 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, East Stirling 2, Peterhead 0.

  3. Post update

    Attempt saved. Max Wright (East Stirling) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Graeme Sharp (Peterhead).

  5. Post update

    Max Wright (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  6. Post update

    Attempt missed. Josh Watt (East Stirling) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

  7. Booking

    Rhys Devlin (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card.

  8. Post update

    Connor McGlinchey (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  9. Post update

    Foul by Rhys Devlin (East Stirling).

  10. Post update

    Rory McAllister (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Iain Thomson (East Stirling).

  12. Booking

    Rory McAllister (Peterhead) is shown the yellow card.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Rory McAllister (Peterhead).

  14. Post update

    Michael Bolochoweckyj (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  15. Post update

    Attempt missed. Dean Cowie (Peterhead) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top left corner.

  16. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Scott Ross (Peterhead) header from the centre of the box is blocked.

  17. Post update

    Corner, Peterhead. Conceded by Chris Townsley.

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Peterhead. Kevin Buchan replaces Andy Rodgers.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, East Stirling. Jordan McKechnie replaces David Greenhill.

  20. Post update

    Michael Bolochoweckyj (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.