Scottish League Two
East StirlingshireEast Stirlingshire1MontroseMontrose2

East Stirlingshire 1-2 Montrose

Montrose celebrated George Shields' first game as permanent Montrose manager with their first away win since January by beating East Stirlingshire.

It means the Gable Endies leapfrogged their opponents to finish sixth in the League Two table.

Garry Wood finishing from 12 yards after Terry Masson picked him out to give Montrose the lead.

Paul Watson doubled the lead from a free-kick before Michael Bolochoweckyj converted Maxwell Wright's free-kick.

Line-ups

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Hay
  • 2Herd
  • 3Maxwell
  • 6ThomsonBooked at 40mins
  • 4TownsleySubstituted forMillerat 76'minutes
  • 5BolochoweckyjBooked at 20mins
  • 11Wright
  • 7O'DonoghueSubstituted forGlasgowat 45'minutes
  • 9Turner
  • 8GreenhillSubstituted forMacGregorat 37'minutes
  • 10Shepherd

Substitutes

  • 12Glasgow
  • 14Miller
  • 15Quinn
  • 16MacGregor
  • 17Gordon
  • 18Devlin
  • 19Lamie

Montrose

  • 1McKenzie
  • 2CrawfordBooked at 68mins
  • 3BellSubstituted forWilsonat 86'minutes
  • 6McCord
  • 4Wood
  • 5Campbell
  • 7MassonBooked at 88mins
  • 10Johnston
  • 9SturrockSubstituted forWebsterat 67'minutes
  • 8Watson
  • 11Deasley

Substitutes

  • 12Milne
  • 14McLeod
  • 15Gray
  • 16Webster
  • 17Bonar
  • 18Wilson
  • 21McCafferty
Referee:
Ryan Milne
Attendance:
265

Match Stats

Home TeamEast StirlingshireAway TeamMontrose
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home9
Away7
Shots on Target
Home4
Away3
Corners
Home7
Away7
Fouls
Home8
Away8

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, East Stirling 1, Montrose 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, East Stirling 1, Montrose 2.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Max Wright (East Stirling) right footed shot from very close range is too high.

  4. Post update

    Jamie Glasgow (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Ross McCord (Montrose).

  6. Post update

    Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Jonathan Crawford.

  7. Post update

    Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Alan Campbell.

  8. Booking

    Terry Masson (Montrose) is shown the yellow card.

  9. Post update

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

  10. Post update

    Foul by Terry Masson (Montrose).

  11. Post update

    Corner, Montrose. Conceded by Ricky Miller.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, Montrose. Colin Wilson replaces Craig Bell.

  13. Post update

    Attempt missed. Iain Thomson (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Kevin Turner (East Stirling).

  15. Post update

    Terry Masson (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, East Stirling. Ricky Miller replaces Chris Townsley.

  17. Post update

    Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Jonathan Crawford.

  18. Post update

    Attempt saved. Michael Bolochoweckyj (East Stirling) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  19. Post update

    Kevin Turner (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Garry Wood (Montrose).