Scottish League Two
ArbroathArbroath2BerwickBerwick Rangers0

Arbroath 2-0 Berwick Rangers

Arbroath stretched their lead at the top of Scottish League Two to five points with victory over Berwick Rangers.

Simon Murray's shot from close range gave Arbroath the lead midway through the first half.

Berwick threatened an equaliser with Paul Willis and Darren Lavery having efforts saved.

Bobby Linn made sure of the points for the hosts, his strike finding its way into the top-left corner.

Line-ups

Arbroath

  • 1McCallum
  • 2Little
  • 5McBride
  • 6Whatley
  • 3JohnstoneBooked at 76mins
  • 7Linn
  • 4Nicoll
  • 8Hunter
  • 11LowdonSubstituted forBuchanat 88'minutes
  • 9McManusSubstituted forSmithat 90+2'minutes
  • 10Murray

Substitutes

  • 12Smith
  • 14Buchan
  • 15Lindsay
  • 16El-Zubaidi
  • 21Morrison

Berwick

  • 1Andrews
  • 2JacobsBooked at 22mins
  • 5Young
  • 6Fairbairn
  • 3HoskinsSubstituted forDrummondat 70'minutes
  • 10GoldSubstituted forCurrieat 60'minutes
  • 4NotmanBooked at 86mins
  • 8Currie
  • 7Willis
  • 9RussellSubstituted forDalzielat 70'minutes
  • 11Lavery

Substitutes

  • 12Dargo
  • 14Drummond
  • 15Maxwell
  • 16Dalziel
  • 17Currie
  • 18Horribine
  • 20Bald
Referee:
Kevin Graham
Attendance:
641

Match Stats

Home TeamArbroathAway TeamBerwick
Possession
Home46%
Away54%
Shots
Home6
Away7
Shots on Target
Home3
Away2
Corners
Home6
Away0
Fouls
Home10
Away7

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Arbroath 2, Berwick Rangers 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Arbroath 2, Berwick Rangers 0.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Bobby Linn (Arbroath).

  4. Post update

    Steven Notman (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Substitution

    Substitution, Arbroath. Jack Smith replaces Paul McManus.

  6. Post update

    Attempt missed. Paul Willis (Berwick Rangers) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  7. Post update

    Attempt missed. Kevin Buchan (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

  8. Substitution

    Substitution, Arbroath. Kevin Buchan replaces Jordan Lowdon.

  9. Post update

    Jonathon Fairbairn (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Paul McManus (Arbroath).

  11. Booking

    Steven Notman (Berwick Rangers) is shown the yellow card.

  12. Post update

    Jordan Lowdon (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Steven Notman (Berwick Rangers).

  14. Post update

    Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers) hits the bar with a right footed shot from outside the box.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Scott Dalziel (Berwick Rangers).

  16. Post update

    Kevin Nicoll (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  17. Post update

    Steven Notman (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Bobby Linn (Arbroath).

  19. Booking

    Craig Johnstone (Arbroath) is shown the yellow card.

  20. Post update

    Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Arbroath17131339162340
2Queen's Park17112429131635
3Albion17104325111434
4Annan Athletic175662123-221
5East Fife175572423120
6Berwick165472824419
7Clyde175392030-1018
8Montrose175391835-1718
9East Stirlingshire1651101935-1616
10Elgin152581225-1311
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