Scottish League One
BrechinBrechin City3ForfarForfar Athletic3

Forfar Athletic slipped to second in the Scottish League One table after a thrilling draw away to Brechin City.

Andrew Jackson headed City into the lead from a pass by Bobby Barr, who doubled the advantage by firing high into the net with his right foot.

Omar Kader's right-footed shot reduced Forfar's arrears and Gavin Swankie slotted in an equaliser.

Chris Templeman headed Forfar into the lead, but substitute Alan Trouten levelled with a low right-footed shot.

Line-ups

Brechin

  • 1Smith
  • 2McNeil
  • 5McLauchlanBooked at 84mins
  • 4McCormackBooked at 88mins
  • 3McLean
  • 7Barr
  • 6Fusco
  • 8CameronSubstituted forMolloyat 69'minutesBooked at 86mins
  • 10Masson
  • 9Jackson
  • 11ThomsonSubstituted forTroutenat 69'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Trouten
  • 14Molloy
  • 15McCormack
  • 16Ferguson
  • 17O'Neil
  • 21Tough

Forfar

  • 1Douglas
  • 2Dunlop
  • 5DodsBooked at 87mins
  • 4MalcolmBooked at 23mins
  • 3JamesSubstituted forMalinat 85'minutes
  • 7Kader
  • 6HusbandSubstituted forTrialistat 85'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 10Swankie
  • 11SmithSubstituted forDaleat 85'minutes
  • 9Hilson
  • 8Templeman

Substitutes

  • 12Malin
  • 14Dale
  • 15Denholm
  • 16Trialist
  • 17Neave
  • 18Hay
  • 20Salmon
Referee:
Alan Newlands
Attendance:
749

Match Stats

Home TeamBrechinAway TeamForfar
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home10
Away13
Shots on Target
Home7
Away6
Corners
Home7
Away5
Fouls
Home10
Away12

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Brechin City 3, Forfar Athletic 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Brechin City 3, Forfar Athletic 3.

  3. Post update

    Darren Dods (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Paul McLean (Brechin City).

  5. Booking

    Trialist (Forfar Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Trialist (Forfar Athletic).

  7. Post update

    Bobby Barr (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Dale Hilson (Forfar Athletic).

  9. Post update

    (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  10. Post update

    Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Darren McCormack.

  11. Post update

    Attempt saved. Bobby Barr (Brechin City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  12. Post update

    Foul by Chris Templeman (Forfar Athletic).

  13. Post update

    Darren McCormack (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  14. Booking

    Darren McCormack (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

  15. Booking

    Darren Dods (Forfar Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

  16. Booking

    Craig Molloy (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

  17. Post update

    Omar Kader (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Craig Molloy (Brechin City).

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, Forfar Athletic. James Dale replaces Scott Smith.

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, Forfar Athletic. Trialist replaces Stephen Husband.

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