Scottish Cup - Fifth Round
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Spartans 1-1 Berwick Rangers

Ally MacKinnon scored a stoppage time equaliser to earn Lowland League Spartans a Scottish Cup replay.

League Two Berwick Rangers edged ahead in the first half when Paul Willis drilled the ball into the top corner from outside the box.

Blair Henderson went close to adding to the visitors' lead as they dominated proceedings.

But MacKinnon bagged a leveller two minutes into injury time to ensure Spartans secured a fifth-round replay.

Line-ups

Spartans FC

  • 1Swain
  • 2Nixon
  • 4Malone
  • 5MacKinnon
  • 3CennerazzoBooked at 39mins
  • 7Beesley
  • 8ThomsonSubstituted forBrownat 46'minutes
  • 6MotionSubstituted forDouglasat 63'minutes
  • 11Stevenson
  • 9Bremner
  • 10SluddenBooked at 37minsSubstituted forBeacherat 80'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Douglas
  • 14Beacher
  • 15Brown
  • 16Bruce
  • 17Grant
  • 18Henretty
  • 20Gilpin

Berwick

  • 1Bald
  • 2Jacobs
  • 5Young
  • 6Fairbairn
  • 3Drummond
  • 4NotmanBooked at 53mins
  • 8Currie
  • 7GraySubstituted forMillerat 72'minutes
  • 10LaveryBooked at 73mins
  • 9HendersonSubstituted forRussellat 81'minutes
  • 11Willis

Substitutes

  • 12Dargo
  • 14Russell
  • 15Gold
  • 16Maxwell
  • 17Miller
  • 18Cameron
  • 20Andrews
Referee:
Don Robertson
Attendance:
2,500

Match Stats

Home TeamSpartans FCAway TeamBerwick
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home9
Away13
Shots on Target
Home5
Away7
Corners
Home4
Away8
Fouls
Home18
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Spartans FC 1, Berwick Rangers 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Spartans FC 1, Berwick Rangers 1.

Attempt missed. Jack Beacher (Spartans FC) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

Goal!

Goal! Spartans FC 1, Berwick Rangers 1. Ally MacKinnon (Spartans FC) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.

Foul by Devon Jacobs (Berwick Rangers).

Eddie Malone (Spartans FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Devon Jacobs (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jack Beacher (Spartans FC).

Kerr Young (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jack Beacher (Spartans FC).

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Gary Cennerazzo.

Substitution

Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Andrew Russell replaces Blair Henderson.

Substitution

Substitution, Spartans FC. Jack Beacher replaces Paul Sludden.

Foul by Ben Miller (Berwick Rangers).

Willie Bremner (Spartans FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Ally MacKinnon (Spartans FC) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Spartans FC. Conceded by Lee Currie.

Corner, Spartans FC. Conceded by Kerr Young.

Attempt missed. Alan Brown (Spartans FC) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Booking

Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Steven Notman (Berwick Rangers).

Jack Beesley (Spartans FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Eddie Malone.

Substitution

Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Ben Miller replaces Ross Gray.

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

Foul by Willie Bremner (Spartans FC).

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match Ally MacKinnon (Spartans FC) because of an injury.

Kerr Young (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Paul Sludden (Spartans FC).

Attempt saved. Errol Douglas (Spartans FC) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Foul by Blair Henderson (Berwick Rangers).

Ally MacKinnon (Spartans FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Kerr Young (Berwick Rangers).

Paul Sludden (Spartans FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Spartans FC. Errol Douglas replaces Kevin Motion.

Foul by Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers).

Ally MacKinnon (Spartans FC) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Attempt missed. Paul Sludden (Spartans FC) left footed shot from very close range misses to the left following a fast break.

Attempt saved. Blair Henderson (Berwick Rangers) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

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