Scottish Championship
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Raith Rovers 1-1 Alloa Athletic

Alloa Athletic moved off the bottom of the Scottish Championship after claiming a hard-fought draw against Raith Rovers.

Liam Buchanan headed in before the quarter-hour mark to give the visitors the lead.

Grant Anderson nodded Raith level before half-time.

The Wasps were reduced to 10 men when Kyle Benedictus picked up a second yellow card late on but held out for a point.

Line-ups

Raith Rovers

Formation 4-4-2

  • 20McGurn
  • 2Thomson
  • 4Watson
  • 3Perry
  • 23McKeown
  • 19McKaySubstituted forConroyat 72'minutes
  • 8MoonBooked at 45minsSubstituted forCallachanat 88'minutes
  • 6FoxBooked at 77mins
  • 7AndersonSubstituted forVaughanat 85'minutes
  • 9Stewart
  • 11ScottBooked at 79mins

Substitutes

  • 5Hill
  • 12Callachan
  • 14Conroy
  • 16Vaughan
  • 17Laidlaw
  • 30Robertson
  • 31Matthews

Alloa

Formation 5-4-1

  • 21McDowall
  • 17Doyle
  • 4Gordon
  • 14BenedictusBooked at 81mins
  • 5Meggatt
  • 3Docherty
  • 7Cawley
  • 6SimmonsSubstituted forFernsat 11'minutes
  • 8McCord
  • 10Holmes
  • 19BuchananSubstituted forMarrat 82'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Tiffoney
  • 11Ferns
  • 12Weatherston
  • 15Marr
  • 18Hetherington
  • 20Asghar
  • 31Couser
Referee:
Euan Anderson
Attendance:
1,541

Match Stats

Home TeamRaith RoversAway TeamAlloa
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home8
Away9
Shots on Target
Home2
Away5
Corners
Home4
Away5
Fouls
Home15
Away10

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Raith Rovers 1, Alloa Athletic 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Raith Rovers 1, Alloa Athletic 1.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Jason Thomson (Raith Rovers).

  4. Post update

    Mark Docherty (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  5. Post update

    Attempt missed. Mark Stewart (Raith Rovers) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

  6. Substitution

    Substitution, Raith Rovers. Ross Callachan replaces Kevin Moon.

  7. Post update

    Foul by Jason Thomson (Raith Rovers).

  8. Post update

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

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Raith Rovers. Lewis Vaughan replaces Grant Anderson.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Mark Stewart (Raith Rovers).

  11. Post update

    Jason Marr (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  12. Post update

    Foul by Martin Scott (Raith Rovers).

  13. Post update

    Mark Docherty (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  14. Substitution

    Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Jason Marr replaces Liam Buchanan.

  15. Dismissal

    Second yellow card to Kyle Benedictus (Alloa Athletic).

  16. Post update

    Martin Scott (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Kyle Benedictus (Alloa Athletic).

  18. Post update

    Grant Anderson (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Kevin Cawley (Alloa Athletic).

  20. Booking

    Martin Scott (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

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