Scottish League Two
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Albion Rovers 2-3 East Fife

Albion Rovers missed the chance to go top of Scottish League Two after losing at home to East Fife.

Marc McKenzie's long-range strike gave the hosts the lead but Kevin Smith levelled with a left-foot shot after the break.

Nathan Austin headed the Fifers ahead only for John Gemmell to equalise with a penalty following Allan Walker's foul on Ross Davidson.

Smith struck again with five minutes left and Rovers could not recover.

Line-ups

Albion

  • 1Parry
  • 2ReidSubstituted forFisherat 71'minutes
  • 6DunlopBooked at 79mins
  • 5Dunlop
  • 3MullinBooked at 59mins
  • 7McKenzie
  • 4DavidsonBooked at 51mins
  • 8ChaplainSubstituted forLoveat 63'minutes
  • 10Phillips
  • 9CusackSubstituted forPollockat 79'minutes
  • 11GemmellBooked at 89mins

Substitutes

  • 12Donnelly
  • 14Pollock
  • 15Fisher
  • 16Love
  • 17Hughes
  • 18McCluskey

East Fife

  • 1Fleming
  • 2Smith
  • 4Etxabeguren
  • 5Page
  • 3Naysmith
  • 6Campbell
  • 7Brown
  • 8WalkerSubstituted forMullenat 90'minutes
  • 10Smith
  • 11DicksonSubstituted forBarrat 87'minutes
  • 9AdeyemoSubstituted forAustinat 57'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Smith
  • 14Barr
  • 15Mullen
  • 16Cook
  • 17Austin
  • 21Connon
Referee:
Gavin Ross
Attendance:
403

Match Stats

Home TeamAlbionAway TeamEast Fife
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home7
Away8
Shots on Target
Home5
Away6
Corners
Home4
Away6
Fouls
Home16
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Albion Rovers 2, East Fife 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Albion Rovers 2, East Fife 3.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Gary Phillips.

Attempt missed. Ally Love (Albion Rovers) left footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Foul by Gary Fisher (Albion Rovers).

Gary Naysmith (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ross Davidson (Albion Rovers).

Kevin Smith (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Fraser Mullen replaces Allan Walker.

Booking

John Gemmell (Albion Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by John Gemmell (Albion Rovers).

Gary Naysmith (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ally Love (Albion Rovers).

Allan Walker (East Fife) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Lewis Barr replaces Sean Dickson.

Goal!

Goal! Albion Rovers 2, East Fife 3. Kevin Smith (East Fife) left footed shot from the left side of the box to the centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Albion Rovers 2, East Fife 2. John Gemmell (Albion Rovers) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the high centre of the goal.

Penalty Albion Rovers. Ross Davidson draws a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty conceded by Allan Walker (East Fife) after a foul in the penalty area.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Jonathan Page.

Goal!

Goal! Albion Rovers 1, East Fife 2. Nathan Austin (East Fife) header from the left side of the six yard box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Gary Naysmith following a set piece situation.

Booking

Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers).

Nathan Austin (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Jamie Pollock replaces Liam Cusack.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Gary Phillips.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Ross Davidson.

Ross Davidson (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kevin Smith (East Fife).

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Ross Davidson.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Gary Fisher replaces Alan Reid because of an injury.

Foul by John Gemmell (Albion Rovers).

Liam Smith (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Josh Mullin (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Nathan Austin (East Fife).

Liam Cusack (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Gary Naysmith (East Fife).

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Ally Love replaces Scott Chaplain.

Attempt missed. John Gemmell (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high following a set piece situation.

Marc McKenzie (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

goal

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Tuesday 10th February 2015

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Arbroath22144449232646
2Albion23144539211846
3Queen's Park24136538191945
4Annan Athletic238693334-130
5Berwick227693933627
6East Fife216782931-225
7Elgin206682330-724
8Clyde2265112538-1323
9Montrose2465133153-2223
10East Stirlingshire2161142347-2419
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