Scottish League Two
AlbionAlbion Rovers1East StirlingshireEast Stirlingshire2

Albion Rovers 1-2 East Stirlingshire

Alan Reid scored before seeing red as Albion's perfect home record ended with a defeat by East Stirlingshire.

The hosts took the lead after 11 minutes, Reid shooting from 30 yards into the top corner.

Nine minutes later, Shire levelled via David McKenna's rebound shot but William Vidler turned in a cross to retake the lead on 38 minutes.

Reid was shown a straight red after 66 minutes, putting a dampener on only his second goal in over 200 appearances.

Line-ups

Albion

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Parry
  • 2ReidBooked at 66mins
  • 6DunlopBooked at 90mins
  • 5Dunlop
  • 3Turnbull
  • 7McKenzie
  • 4Young
  • 8CusackSubstituted forLoveat 61'minutes
  • 11PhillipsBooked at 45minsSubstituted forPollockat 85'minutes
  • 9McGuigan
  • 10McNeilSubstituted forMullinat 75'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Donnelly
  • 14Mullin
  • 15Fisher
  • 16Pollock
  • 17Hughes
  • 18Love
  • 19Chaplain

East Stirlingshire

Formation 4-4-1-1

  • 1Barnard
  • 2Greene
  • 4Bolochoweckyj
  • 5TappingBooked at 90mins
  • 3GilmourBooked at 45mins
  • 11VidlerSubstituted forWrightat 85'minutes
  • 8McCabe
  • 6ShieldsSubstituted forMacGregorat 75'minutes
  • 7GreenhillBooked at 40mins
  • 9Brisbane
  • 10McKennaSubstituted forDoyleat 78'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Wright
  • 14Doyle
  • 15Kinnaird
  • 16Kay
  • 17Quinn
  • 18Brennan
  • 19MacGregor
Referee:
Alan Newlands
Attendance:
566

Match Stats

Home TeamAlbionAway TeamEast Stirlingshire
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home8
Away9
Shots on Target
Home4
Away3
Corners
Home8
Away7
Fouls
Home8
Away13

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Albion Rovers 1, East Stirling 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Albion Rovers 1, East Stirling 2.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers).

  4. Post update

    Jordan Tapping (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  5. Booking

    Jordan Tapping (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card.

  6. Booking

    Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

  7. Post update

    Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Josh Mullin.

  8. Post update

    Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Neil Parry.

  9. Post update

    Jay Doyle (East Stirling) hits the left post with a right footed shot from the right side of the box.

  10. Substitution

    Substitution, East Stirling. Max Wright replaces Billy Vidler.

  11. Substitution

    Substitution, Albion Rovers. Jamie Pollock replaces Gary Phillips.

  12. Post update

    Foul by Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers).

  13. Post update

    Billy Vidler (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  14. Post update

    Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Michael Bolochoweckyj.

  15. Post update

    Kyle Turnbull (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  16. Post update

    Foul by David Greenhill (East Stirling).

  17. Post update

    Attempt saved. Jay Doyle (East Stirling) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  18. Post update

    Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Connor Greene.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, East Stirling. Jay Doyle replaces David McKenna.

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, East Stirling. Graeme MacGregor replaces Martyn Shields.