Scottish Championship
AlloaAlloa Athletic0Raith RoversRaith Rovers0

Alloa Athletic 0-0 Raith Rovers

Alloa Athletic moved to within a point of third-bottom Cowdenbeath with a draw against Raith Rovers.

Wasps trio Mark Docherty, Stephen Simmons and Kevin Cawley as well as Raith pair Ross Callachan and Grant Anderson all had first-half shots.

Rovers striker Calum Elliot and Alloa defender Michael Doyle forced saves in the second period.

Raith substitute Christian Nade fired wide, as did Cawley before Doyle and Simmons squandered late chances.

Line-ups

Alloa

Formation 4-1-4-1

  • 21McDowall
  • 17Doyle
  • 14Benedictus
  • 4GordonBooked at 41mins
  • 5Meggatt
  • 6SimmonsBooked at 65mins
  • 7Cawley
  • 10HolmesSubstituted forSpenceat 73'minutes
  • 3DochertyBooked at 88mins
  • 8McCord
  • 19Buchanan

Substitutes

  • 1Gibson
  • 2Tiffoney
  • 9Spence
  • 12Weatherston
  • 15Marr
  • 18Hetherington
  • 26Layne

Raith Rovers

Formation 4-4-1-1

  • 20McGurn
  • 2Thomson
  • 4Watson
  • 5Hill
  • 23McKeown
  • 7Anderson
  • 12CallachanBooked at 90mins
  • 11Scott
  • 14ConroySubstituted forMcKayat 80'minutes
  • 9Stewart
  • 10ElliotSubstituted forNadeat 65'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Cuthbert
  • 6Fox
  • 8Moon
  • 16Vaughan
  • 19McKay
  • 27Nade
  • 55Barr
Referee:
Kevin Graham
Attendance:
914

Match Stats

Home TeamAlloaAway TeamRaith Rovers
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home12
Away6
Shots on Target
Home1
Away3
Corners
Home8
Away6
Fouls
Home11
Away17

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Alloa Athletic 0, Raith Rovers 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Alloa Athletic 0, Raith Rovers 0.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Stephen Simmons (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top right corner.

  4. Post update

    Attempt missed. Michael Doyle (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

  5. Booking

    Ross Callachan (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

  6. Post update

    Michael Doyle (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  7. Post update

    Foul by Ross Callachan (Raith Rovers).

  8. Post update

    Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Ben Gordon.

  9. Post update

    Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Kyle Benedictus.

  10. Booking

    Mark Docherty (Alloa Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Mark Docherty (Alloa Athletic).

  12. Post update

    Jason Thomson (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  13. Post update

    Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Dougie Hill.

  14. Post update

    Michael Doyle (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Martin Scott (Raith Rovers).

  16. Post update

    Liam Buchanan (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Paul Watson (Raith Rovers).

  18. Post update

    Kyle Benedictus (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Christian Nade (Raith Rovers).

  20. Post update

    Greig Spence (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Top Stories