Scottish Cup - Second Round - Replay
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Forres Mechanics 1-3 Elgin City

Elgin City will play Boness United in the third round of the Scottish Cup after coming through a replay with Forres Mechanics.

Scott Moore gave the Highland League side a 65th-minute lead.

However, Craig Gunn converted a penalty 10 minutes later and grabbed his second goal after Bryan Cameron had also struck for the visitors.

Stuart Soane was sent off for the hosts in the closing minutes, ensuring there would be no comeback.

Line-ups

Forres Mechanics

Formation 4-5-1

  • 1Knight
  • 23MacIntosh
  • 5FraserBooked at 85mins
  • 15FraserBooked at 45mins
  • 2Smith
  • 16Khutsishvili
  • 7MooreSubstituted forSoaneat 69'minutesBooked at 87mins
  • 10Scott
  • 12JonesSubstituted forArchibaldat 79'minutes
  • 11McGovern
  • 9Fraser

Substitutes

  • 3Allan
  • 8Duncan
  • 14Fraser
  • 17Archibald
  • 19Forbes
  • 22Bowden
  • 25Soane

Elgin

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Fraser
  • 2Finlayson
  • 4Nicolson
  • 5Andrews
  • 3McHardy
  • 8BeveridgeSubstituted forMacEwanat 88'minutes
  • 9CameronBooked at 23mins
  • 6MacPhee
  • 11MooreSubstituted forWynessat 73'minutes
  • 7Gunn
  • 10SutherlandBooked at 45mins

Substitutes

  • 12McLean
  • 14MacEwan
  • 15Duff
  • 16Wyness
  • 17Bayne
  • 21Black
Referee:
Graham Fraser
Attendance:
865

Match Stats

Home TeamForres MechanicsAway TeamElgin
Possession
Home42%
Away58%
Shots
Home3
Away13
Shots on Target
Home2
Away9
Corners
Home6
Away7
Fouls
Home8
Away5

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Forres Mechanics 1, Elgin City 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Forres Mechanics 1, Elgin City 3.

  3. Post update

    Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Steven Fraser.

  4. Substitution

    Substitution, Elgin City. Rory MacEwan replaces Graeme Beveridge.

  5. Dismissal

    Stuart Soane (Forres Mechanics) is shown the red card.

  6. Booking

    Graeme Fraser (Forres Mechanics) is shown the yellow card.

  7. Goal!

    Goal! Forres Mechanics 1, Elgin City 3. Craig Gunn (Elgin City) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Gordon Finlayson.

  8. Post update

    Attempt missed. Craig McGovern (Forres Mechanics) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

  9. Goal!

    Goal! Forres Mechanics 1, Elgin City 2. Brian Cameron (Elgin City) right footed shot from very close range to the top left corner. Assisted by Dennis Wyness.

  10. Substitution

    Substitution, Forres Mechanics. Ross Archibald replaces Duncan Jones.

  11. Goal!

    Goal! Forres Mechanics 1, Elgin City 1. Craig Gunn (Elgin City) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

  12. Post update

    Penalty conceded by Steven Fraser (Forres Mechanics) after a foul in the penalty area.

  13. Post update

    Penalty Elgin City. Craig Gunn draws a foul in the penalty area.

  14. Substitution

    Substitution, Elgin City. Dennis Wyness replaces Daniel Moore.

  15. Post update

    Attempt saved. Marvin Andrews (Elgin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  16. Post update

    Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Stuart Knight.

  17. Post update

    Attempt saved. Daniel Moore (Elgin City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Forres Mechanics. Stuart Soane replaces Scott Moore.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Dachi Khutsishvili (Forres Mechanics).

  20. Post update

    Darryl McHardy (Elgin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.