Match ends, Ayr United 2, Arbroath 1.
Ayr United defeated Scottish League One bottom side Arbroath, despite having Michael Donald sent off.
Craig Malcolm gave the home side the perfect start with a low strike but a reckless tackle by Donald resulted in a red card.
Kenny Deuchar headed his first goal since coming out of retirement to pull Arbroath level.
But Ayr regained the advantage through Michael Moffat's 25th goal of the season, a left-foot shot.
- 3PopeBooked at 83mins
- 6GilmourSubstituted forMcAuslandat 90+3'minutes
- 4CampbellBooked at 57mins
- 7McLaughlinSubstituted forForrestat 76'minutes
- 8HunterBooked at 62mins
- 11DonaldBooked at 22mins
- 2BanjoSubstituted forScottat 72'minutes
- 6KeddieBooked at 43mins
- 8ChisholmSubstituted forCookat 59'minutes
- 10McManusSubstituted forRobertsonat 79'minutes
- 9DeucharBooked at 59mins
- Greg Aitken
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Ayr United 2, Arbroath 1.
Substitution, Ayr United. Kyle McAusland replaces Brian Gilmour.
Attempt missed. Kenny Deuchar (Arbroath) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.
(Ayr United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Kenny Deuchar (Arbroath).
Foul by Alan Forrest (Ayr United).
Kevin Nicoll (Arbroath) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Martyn Campbell.
Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Michael McGowan.
Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Adam Hunter.
Gordon Pope (Ayr United) is shown the yellow card.
Foul by Gordon Pope (Ayr United).
Kenny Deuchar (Arbroath) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Attempt missed. Kenny Deuchar (Arbroath) header from the centre of the box misses to the left.
Attempt saved. Alan Forrest (Ayr United) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved in the centre of the goal.
Substitution, Arbroath. Dayle Robertson replaces Paul McManus.
Michael McGowan (Ayr United) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Foul by Kevin Nicoll (Arbroath).
Foul by Michael Moffat (Ayr United).