Scottish Championship
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Falkirk 0-0 Livingston

Falkirk were held to a goalless draw by Livingston, who climbed off the bottom of the Scottish Championship table.

Livi goalkeeper Darren Jamieson made a superb double save from Alex Cooper and David Smith after 11 minutes to deny the dominant Bairns in the first half.

The visitors improved after the break, as Falkirk's Luke Leahy blocked a Burton O'Brien effort and Michael McKenna and Gary Glen went close.

And Falkirk's Will Vaulks had a header cleared off the line by Kyle Jacobs.

Line-ups

Falkirk

  • 1MacDonald
  • 17Maybury
  • 5McCracken
  • 14Grant
  • 19Leahy
  • 8Alston
  • 6VaulksBooked at 65mins
  • 10SibbaldSubstituted forBia Biat 68'minutes
  • 20CooperSubstituted forShepherdat 78'minutes
  • 9Smith
  • 33Loy

Substitutes

  • 3Shaughnessy
  • 7Taiwo
  • 12Bowman
  • 22Blair
  • 23Shepherd
  • 24McGeever
  • 28Bia Bi

Livingston

  • 1JamiesonBooked at 76mins
  • 6Jacobs
  • 2SivesBooked at 45minsSubstituted forRobertsonat 60'minutesBooked at 82mins
  • 5FordyceBooked at 44mins
  • 3Talbot
  • 8O'BrienBooked at 51mins
  • 17McKennaBooked at 54mins
  • 31Rutherford
  • 19GlenSubstituted forMullenat 89'minutes
  • 18White
  • 9OglebySubstituted forHippolyteat 72'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Mensing
  • 10Robertson
  • 11Hippolyte
  • 15Praprotnik
  • 16Beaumont
  • 20Mullen
  • 21Grant
Referee:
Andrew Dallas
Attendance:
3,021

Match Stats

Home TeamFalkirkAway TeamLivingston
Possession
Home52%
Away48%
Shots
Home16
Away10
Shots on Target
Home8
Away2
Corners
Home5
Away7
Fouls
Home8
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Falkirk 0, Livingston 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Falkirk 0, Livingston 0.

Foul by David McCracken (Falkirk).

David Robertson (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Rory Loy (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kyle Jacobs (Livingston).

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Daniel Mullen replaces Gary Glen because of an injury.

Will Vaulks (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Shaun Rutherford (Livingston).

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Shaun Rutherford.

Foul by Botti Bia Bi (Falkirk).

Jason Talbot (Livingston) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Will Vaulks (Falkirk).

David Robertson (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Booking

David Robertson (Livingston) is shown the yellow card.

Will Vaulks (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by David Robertson (Livingston).

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Scott Shepherd replaces Alex Cooper.

Attempt missed. Jordan White (Livingston) left footed shot from very close range is close, but misses to the left.

Foul by David McCracken (Falkirk).

Jordan White (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Booking

Darren Jamieson (Livingston) is shown the yellow card.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Jordan White.

Luke Leahy (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Myles Hippolyte (Livingston).

Attempt saved. David Smith (Falkirk) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt blocked. Rory Loy (Falkirk) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Botti Bia Bi (Falkirk) header from the centre of the box misses to the left.

Attempt saved. Rory Loy (Falkirk) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Myles Hippolyte replaces Robert Ogleby.

Attempt missed. Alex Cooper (Falkirk) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Kyle Jacobs.

Attempt blocked. Will Vaulks (Falkirk) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Shaun Rutherford.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Botti Bia Bi replaces Craig Sibbald.

Attempt saved. Michael McKenna (Livingston) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Booking

Will Vaulks (Falkirk) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Will Vaulks (Falkirk).

David Robertson (Livingston) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Attempt saved. Blair Alston (Falkirk) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

goal

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Tuesday 21st October 2014

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Hearts109103152628
2Rangers961224101419
3Queen of Sth105231914517
4Hibernian104241511414
5Raith Rovers104241321-814
6Falkirk10253814-611
7Dumbarton10244818-1010
8Livingston10226816-88
9Cowdenbeath92251221-98
10Alloa102171018-87
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