Scottish League Two
MontroseMontrose0East FifeEast Fife3

Montrose 0-3 East Fife

East Fife secured a comfortable away victory over Montrose in Scottish League Two.

The visitors took a first-half lead when Sean Dickson headed home Fraser Mullen's cross from close range.

Ross Brown doubled East Fife's advantage by steering in Nathan Austin's cross midway through the second half.

And Brown then set up Mullen to complete the scoring with a shot late in the match.

Line-ups

Montrose

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1McKenzie
  • 2CrawfordBooked at 56minsSubstituted forWatsonat 62'minutes
  • 5Andrews
  • 4Moyes
  • 3Graham
  • 7JohnstonSubstituted forJohnstonat 76'minutes
  • 6McCordSubstituted forO'Neillat 76'minutes
  • 8BanjoBooked at 81mins
  • 11Allan
  • 9Wood
  • 10Campbell

Substitutes

  • 12O'Neill
  • 14Harkins
  • 15Harwood
  • 16Deasley
  • 17Johnston
  • 18Watson
  • 21McCafferty

East Fife

Formation 5-3-2

  • 1Fleming
  • 20Smith
  • 22Etxabeguren
  • 4Campbell
  • 24Page
  • 15NaysmithSubstituted forSmithat 88'minutes
  • 8Brown
  • 2Mullen
  • 23Dickson
  • 10SmithSubstituted forCookat 46'minutes
  • 9AdeyemoSubstituted forAustinat 46'minutesBooked at 51mins

Substitutes

  • 3Smith
  • 11Cook
  • 14Austin
  • 16Barr
  • 21Connon
Referee:
Gavin Duncan
Attendance:
371

Match Stats

Home TeamMontroseAway TeamEast Fife
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home12
Away9
Shots on Target
Home4
Away6
Corners
Home2
Away4
Fouls
Home21
Away10

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Montrose 0, East Fife 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Montrose 0, East Fife 3.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Paul Watson (Montrose) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Ross Brown (East Fife).

  5. Post update

    Paul Watson (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Scott Smith (East Fife).

  7. Post update

    Ross McCord (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  8. Post update

    Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Jordan Allan.

  9. Post update

    Sean Dickson (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Paul Watson (Montrose).

  11. Post update

    Attempt missed. Jordan Allan (Montrose) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, East Fife. Scott Smith replaces Gary Naysmith.

  13. Post update

    Attempt saved. Nathan Austin (East Fife) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  14. Goal!

    Goal! Montrose 0, East Fife 3. Fraser Mullen (East Fife) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Ross Brown with a cross.

  15. Post update

    Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Stuart McKenzie.

  16. Post update

    Attempt saved. Nathan Austin (East Fife) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Paul Watson (Montrose).

  18. Post update

    Ross Brown (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  19. Post update

    Julen Etxabeguren Leanizbarrutia (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Garry Wood (Montrose).

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Arbroath23144550262446
2Albion24144639231646
3Queen's Park25136638211745
4Annan Athletic249693534133
5Berwick238694234830
6East Fife227783231128
7Clyde2375112738-1126
8Elgin216692331-824
9Montrose2565143156-2523
10East Stirlingshire2271142447-2322
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