Scottish Championship
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Dumbarton 4-1 Alloa Athletic

Dumbarton moved to within three points of the Championship's play-off zone with a comfortable win over Alloa Athletic.

Colin Nash set Mark Gilhaney up for his first goal since August to give the Sons the lead before Garry Fleming's low shot doubled the Sons' lead.

Scott Agnew increased their advantage and Nish set up Chris Kane to fire Dumbarton's fourth.

Liam Caddis registered with a low finish for the Wasps late on.

Line-ups

Dumbarton

  • 19Ewings
  • 2McGinn
  • 16Linton
  • 15Kirkpatrick
  • 4Graham
  • 5McLaughlin
  • 7GilhaneyBooked at 55minsSubstituted forMcDougallat 81'minutes
  • 12PruntySubstituted forAgnewat 68'minutes
  • 17Nish
  • 14FlemingSubstituted forKaneat 66'minutes
  • 9Megginson

Substitutes

  • 1Grindlay
  • 3Smith
  • 8Agnew
  • 11McDougall
  • 18Thomson
  • 21Kane
  • 26Murray

Alloa

  • 1Bain
  • 2Doyle
  • 3Meggatt
  • 6Young
  • 4Gordon
  • 5Lindsay
  • 11FernsSubstituted forCaldwellat 59'minutes
  • 8McCord
  • 9KirkSubstituted forCaddisat 74'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 7Cawley
  • 10Holmes

Substitutes

  • 12Caldwell
  • 14Flannigan
  • 15Tiffoney
  • 16Caddis
  • 17Robertson
  • 18Marr
  • 21McDowall
Referee:
Andrew Dallas
Attendance:
677

Match Stats

Home TeamDumbartonAway TeamAlloa
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home16
Away9
Shots on Target
Home11
Away4
Corners
Home4
Away11
Fouls
Home12
Away7

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Dumbarton 4, Alloa Athletic 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Dumbarton 4, Alloa Athletic 1.

  3. Post update

    Attempt saved. Scott Agnew (Dumbarton) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner.

  4. Booking

    Liam Caddis (Alloa Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

  5. Post update

    Scott Linton (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Liam Caddis (Alloa Athletic).

  7. Post update

    Attempt missed. Scott Agnew (Dumbarton) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

  8. Goal!

    Goal! Dumbarton 4, Alloa Athletic 1. Liam Caddis (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box to the centre of the goal.

  9. Post update

    Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Andy Graham.

  10. Post update

    Attempt saved. Mitchel Megginson (Dumbarton) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  11. Goal!

    Goal! Dumbarton 4, Alloa Athletic 0. Christopher Kane (Dumbarton) header from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Colin Nish.

  12. Post update

    Christopher Kane (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Liam Lindsay (Alloa Athletic).

  14. Substitution

    Substitution, Dumbarton. Steven McDougall replaces Mark Gilhaney.

  15. Goal!

    Goal! Dumbarton 3, Alloa Athletic 0. Scott Agnew (Dumbarton) left footed shot from outside the box to the top left corner.

  16. Post update

    Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Jamie Ewings.

  17. Post update

    Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Scott Linton.

  18. Post update

    Mitchel Megginson (Dumbarton) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Daryll Meggatt (Alloa Athletic).

  20. Post update

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