Scottish Championship
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Raith Rovers 2-2 Falkirk

Ross Callachan rescued a point for Raith Rovers with a stoppage-time equaliser against Falkirk.

The Bairns took the lead when John Baird converted a penalty after Rory Loy had been fouled.

A Will Vaulks own goal drew Raith level but David McCracken headed Falkirk back in front.

Callachan met Christian Nade's pass to fire home the equaliser and keep Rovers six points behind Falkirk in the Scottish Championship.

Line-ups

Raith Rovers

  • 20McGurn
  • 2Thomson
  • 4Watson
  • 5Hill
  • 23McKeown
  • 7Anderson
  • 8MoonBooked at 74minsSubstituted forFoxat 82'minutes
  • 12Callachan
  • 14ConroySubstituted forMcKayat 70'minutes
  • 9Stewart
  • 27NadeBooked at 53mins

Substitutes

  • 1Cuthbert
  • 6Fox
  • 11Scott
  • 16Vaughan
  • 19McKay
  • 31Matthews
  • 55Barr

Falkirk

  • 1MacDonald
  • 2Duffie
  • 5McCracken
  • 14GrantBooked at 53mins
  • 19Leahy
  • 10SibbaldSubstituted forAlstonat 68'minutes
  • 6Vaulks
  • 7Taiwo
  • 11Kerr
  • 33LoySubstituted forMorganat 84'minutes
  • 35BairdSubstituted forSmithat 86'minutes

Substitutes

  • 8Alston
  • 9Smith
  • 12Bowman
  • 15Dick
  • 17Maybury
  • 28Bia Bi
  • 36Morgan
Referee:
Barry Cook
Attendance:
2,092

Match Stats

Home TeamRaith RoversAway TeamFalkirk
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home6
Away14
Shots on Target
Home4
Away6
Corners
Home6
Away9
Fouls
Home10
Away8

Live Text

Match ends, Raith Rovers 2, Falkirk 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Raith Rovers 2, Falkirk 2.

Goal!

Goal! Raith Rovers 2, Falkirk 2. Ross Callachan (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Christian Nade.

Attempt missed. David Smith (Falkirk) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Liam Fox.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Jamie MacDonald.

Attempt saved. Liam Fox (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the top left corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. David Smith replaces John Baird.

Rory McKeown (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Taylor Morgan (Falkirk).

Rory McKeown (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Taylor Morgan (Falkirk).

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Taylor Morgan replaces Rory Loy.

Foul by Mark Stewart (Raith Rovers).

Kieran Duffie (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Raith Rovers. Liam Fox replaces Kevin Moon.

Grant Anderson (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Blair Alston (Falkirk).

Attempt missed. Will Vaulks (Falkirk) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Booking

Kevin Moon (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Kevin Moon (Raith Rovers).

Will Vaulks (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Raith Rovers. Barrie McKay replaces Ryan Conroy.

Goal!

Goal! Raith Rovers 1, Falkirk 2. David McCracken (Falkirk) header from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Tom Taiwo.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Blair Alston replaces Craig Sibbald.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Ross Callachan.

Attempt saved. Ryan Conroy (Raith Rovers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Goal!

Own Goal by Will Vaulks, Falkirk. Raith Rovers 1, Falkirk 1.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by David McCracken.

Attempt missed. Grant Anderson (Raith Rovers) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Rory McKeown (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Tom Taiwo (Falkirk).

Booking

Peter Grant (Falkirk) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Christian Nade (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Paul Watson.

Attempt missed. Rory Loy (Falkirk) header from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Paul Watson.

Attempt saved. Rory Loy (Falkirk) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved in the bottom left corner.

Second Half

Second Half begins Raith Rovers 0, Falkirk 1.

Half Time

First Half ends, Raith Rovers 0, Falkirk 1.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Hearts24203162164663
2Hibernian24127547232443
3Rangers21132642222041
4Queen of Sth23116641271439
5Falkirk249963634236
6Raith Rovers238692640-1430
7Dumbarton2465132756-2923
8Cowdenbeath2353152154-3318
9Alloa2436151736-1915
10Livingston2445152536-1112
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