Match ends, Montrose 2, Annan Athletic 1.
Managerless Montrose beat promotion hopefuls Annan Athletic thanks to goals from Bryan Deasley and Gary Wood.
Top-scorer Deasley gave the Gable Endies the lead in the 29th minute from six yards.
Annan striker David Hopkirk fired the equaliser in the 74th minute when he latched onto a back-heel from Blair Henderson.
But Montrose were not to be denied as Gary Wood scored from the left side of the penalty area two minutes later.
Jim Chapman's Annan side remain in second place going into their last game but are now without a win in three as they approach the promotion play-offs.
- 2CrawfordBooked at 3mins
- 3BellSubstituted forMcIntoshat 86'minutes
- 4WilsonSubstituted forGrayat 45'minutes
- 8WatsonBooked at 86mins
- 11DeasleyBooked at 90mins
- 9HendersonSubstituted forDavidsonat 80'minutes
- 10HopkirkSubstituted forMackayat 80'minutes
- Gavin Ross
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Montrose 2, Annan Athletic 1.
Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Jonathan Crawford.
Bryan Deasley (Montrose) is shown the yellow card.
Foul by Bryan Deasley (Montrose).
Iain Chisholm (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Scott Davidson (Annan Athletic) hits the bar with a right footed shot from outside the box.
Attempt missed. Steven Swinglehurst (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.
Substitution, Montrose. Ricky McIntosh replaces Craig Bell.
Paul Watson (Montrose) is shown the yellow card.
Foul by Paul Watson (Montrose).
Martin McNiff (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Attempt missed. Steven Swinglehurst (Annan Athletic) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left following a set piece situation.
Steven Swinglehurst (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Foul by David Gray (Montrose).
Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Stuart McKenzie.
Attempt saved. Kieran Brannan (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
Attempt missed. Ally Love (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.
Substitution, Annan Athletic. Kenneth Mackay replaces David Hopkirk.
Substitution, Annan Athletic. Scott Davidson replaces Blair Henderson.