Scottish Championship
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Alloa Athletic 2-1 Hibernian

Iain Flannigan scores for Alloa Athletic against Hibernian
Flannigan's free-kick floored Hibs

A late goal from Iain Flannigan secured Alloa Athletic a home win over Scottish Championship strugglers Hibernian.

Midfielder Jason Cummings headed the visitors in front when he met Sam Stanton's corner on the quarter-hour mark.

Liam Buchanan drew Allow level when he smashed into the roof of the net after an initial good save by Mark Oxley.

Jordon Forster's volley sailed just over the bar before Flannigan's free-kick gave the Wasps all three points.

Line-ups

Alloa

  • 21McDowall
  • 4GordonBooked at 53mins
  • 5Meggatt
  • 3Docherty
  • 17Doyle
  • 6SimmonsSubstituted forFlanniganat 84'minutes
  • 10Holmes
  • 8McCord
  • 7Cawley
  • 9Spence
  • 19BuchananSubstituted forHetheringtonat 90+1'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Tiffoney
  • 11Ferns
  • 15Marr
  • 16Flannigan
  • 18Hetherington
  • 20Asghar
  • 31Couser

Hibernian

  • 1Oxley
  • 16Stevenson
  • 6Forster
  • 5Fontaine
  • 2Gray
  • 11Stanton
  • 35CummingsSubstituted forHandlingat 65'minutes
  • 20Allan
  • 10CraigBooked at 51mins
  • 30KennedySubstituted forHarrisat 64'minutes
  • 9El AlaguiSubstituted forHeffernanat 41'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Hanlon
  • 7Harris
  • 8Robertson
  • 14Heffernan
  • 19Handling
  • 22Booth
  • 31Perntreou
Referee:
Stephen Finnie
Attendance:
2,476

Match Stats

Home TeamAlloaAway TeamHibernian
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home9
Away8
Shots on Target
Home4
Away3
Corners
Home12
Away3
Fouls
Home12
Away14

Live Text

Match ends, Alloa Athletic 2, Hibernian 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Alloa Athletic 2, Hibernian 1.

Michael Doyle (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Paul Heffernan (Hibernian).

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Steven Hetherington replaces Liam Buchanan.

Attempt missed. Greig Spence (Alloa Athletic) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is just a bit too high.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Jordan Forster.

Daniel Handling (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Liam Buchanan (Alloa Athletic).

Attempt saved. Paul Heffernan (Hibernian) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Alloa Athletic 2, Hibernian 1. Iain Flannigan (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box to the top right corner following a set piece situation.

Kevin Cawley (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Liam Fontaine (Hibernian).

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Iain Flannigan replaces Stephen Simmons.

Attempt missed. Liam Buchanan (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Foul by Daryll Meggatt (Alloa Athletic).

Paul Heffernan (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Graeme Holmes (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Alex Harris (Hibernian).

Kevin Cawley (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Scott Allan (Hibernian).

Attempt saved. Alex Harris (Hibernian) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Attempt missed. Samuel Stanton (Hibernian) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the right.

Foul by Greig Spence (Alloa Athletic).

Jordan Forster (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Liam Buchanan (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Lewis Stevenson (Hibernian).

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by David Gray.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by David Gray.

Foul by Ben Gordon (Alloa Athletic).

Daniel Handling (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Jordan Forster (Hibernian) right footed shot from the left side of the box is just a bit too high.

Foul by Stephen Simmons (Alloa Athletic).

Daniel Handling (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Scott Allan.

Daryll Meggatt (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Paul Heffernan (Hibernian).

Substitution

Substitution, Hibernian. Daniel Handling replaces Jason Cummings.

Substitution

Substitution, Hibernian. Alex Harris replaces Matthew Kennedy.

Hand ball by Liam Buchanan (Alloa Athletic).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Hearts4400123912
2Rangers430111569
3Raith Rovers43017619
4Queen of Sth42119547
5Alloa42025416
6Livingston411245-14
7Falkirk411248-44
8Hibernian410346-23
9Dumbarton4103311-83
10Cowdenbeath4013410-61
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