Scottish League Two
ElginElgin City5East StirlingshireEast Stirlingshire0

Elgin City hammered East Stirlingshire at Borough Briggs to record manager Barry Wilson's first home win in the league since taking over in January.

Craig Gunn right-footed strike found the top corner just before the break.

Graham Bayne finished from the edge of the six-yard box after the break and Samuel Urqhart drilled in the third.

Jamie Duff's headed the third before Iain Thomson had a penalty saved by Elgin goalkeeper John Gibson and Paul Harkins added another on 90 minutes.

Line-ups

Elgin

  • 1Gibson
  • 2NivenBooked at 19minsSubstituted forBeveridgeat 64'minutes
  • 3Finlayson
  • 6Nicolson
  • 4Crighton
  • 5Duff
  • 7Gunn
  • 8Masson
  • 11BayneSubstituted forUrquhartat 61'minutes
  • 9WynessSubstituted forHarkinsat 78'minutes
  • 10Sutherland

Substitutes

  • 12Beveridge
  • 14Harkins
  • 15McLean
  • 16MacLeod
  • 17Urquhart
  • 18McHardy
  • 21Jellema

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Gordon
  • 2MacGregor
  • 11Shepherd
  • 3LamieBooked at 66mins
  • 5Bolochoweckyj
  • 4TownsleySubstituted forGreenhillat 63'minutes
  • 6Miller
  • 7DevlinBooked at 53minsSubstituted forGlasgowat 71'minutes
  • 10QuinnSubstituted forWrightat 62'minutes
  • 9Turner
  • 8Thomson

Substitutes

  • 12Glasgow
  • 14Greenhill
  • 15Wright
  • 16Tapping
  • 17Hay
  • 18Herd
  • 19Maxwell
Referee:
Andrew Dallas
Attendance:
588

Match Stats

Home TeamElginAway TeamEast Stirlingshire
Possession
Home58%
Away42%
Shots
Home15
Away15
Shots on Target
Home9
Away7
Corners
Home4
Away4
Fouls
Home10
Away10

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Elgin City 5, East Stirling 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Elgin City 5, East Stirling 0.

  3. Goal!

    Goal! Elgin City 5, East Stirling 0. Paul Harkins (Elgin City) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Craig Gunn.

  4. Post update

    Penalty saved! Iain Thomson (East Stirling) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom left corner.

  5. Post update

    Penalty conceded by Jamie Duff (Elgin City) after a foul in the penalty area.

  6. Post update

    Penalty East Stirling. David Greenhill draws a foul in the penalty area.

  7. Post update

    Attempt missed. David Greenhill (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

  8. Goal!

    Goal! Elgin City 4, East Stirling 0. Jamie Duff (Elgin City) header from very close range to the high centre of the goal.

  9. Post update

    Attempt saved. Jamie Duff (Elgin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  10. Post update

    Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Graeme MacGregor.

  11. Post update

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

  12. Post update

    Michael Bolochoweckyj (East Stirling) hits the bar with a header from the left side of the six yard box.

  13. Post update

    Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Sean Crighton.

  14. Post update

    Jamie Masson (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Graeme MacGregor (East Stirling).

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, Elgin City. Paul Harkins replaces Dennis Wyness.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Mark Nicolson (Elgin City).

  18. Post update

    Kevin Turner (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, East Stirling. Jamie Glasgow replaces Rhys Devlin.

  20. Post update

    Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Jamie Duff.