Scottish League Cup - First Round
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Berwick Rangers 3-2 Alloa Athletic

David Banjo scored an extra-time winner as Berwick Rangers came from two goals down to surprise Championship side Alloa Athletic in the League Cup.

Midfielder Iain Flannigan handed the visitors a two-goal advantage with fine finishes into the bottom corner.

But Darren Lavery fired into the top corner before sub David Morris headed the equaliser 13 minutes from time.

In extra time, Banjo headed the hosts into the lead for the first time and the League Two side held on to advance.

Line-ups

Berwick

  • 1Walker
  • 2McNeilBooked at 107mins
  • 5Wilson
  • 6Fairbairn
  • 3Beveridge
  • 7McKennaBooked at 39mins
  • 8Banjo
  • 4Graham
  • 11CoultressSubstituted forMorrisat 69'minutes
  • 9HendersonSubstituted forDrummondat 105'minutesBooked at 119mins
  • 10LaverySubstituted forRussellat 105'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Morris
  • 14Drummond
  • 15Graham
  • 16Russell
  • 17Ainslie
  • 18Cameron
  • 20Walters

Alloa

  • 1McNeil
  • 4Reintam
  • 13PaunBooked at 65mins
  • 3Hill
  • 11FernsSubstituted forWilliamsat 67'minutes
  • 14McManusBooked at 119mins
  • 8O'BrienSubstituted forKaderat 100'minutes
  • 16Flannigan
  • 5Hamilton
  • 7Duffy
  • 23MitchellSubstituted forLayneat 67'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2McAusland
  • 6Marr
  • 12Kader
  • 17Layne
  • 18Hetherington
  • 20Williams
  • 21Crawford
Referee:
Craig Charleston
Attendance:
405

Match Stats

Home TeamBerwickAway TeamAlloa
Possession
Home45%
Away55%
Shots
Home14
Away11
Shots on Target
Home10
Away5
Corners
Home5
Away11
Fouls
Home11
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Berwick Rangers 3, Alloa Athletic 2.

Second Half Extra Time ends, Berwick Rangers 3, Alloa Athletic 2.

Booking

Ross Drummond (Berwick Rangers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Mark Williams (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ross Drummond (Berwick Rangers).

Attempt missed. David Banjo (Berwick Rangers) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top right corner.

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Andy McNeil.

Attempt saved. Michael McKenna (Berwick Rangers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Iain Flannigan (Alloa Athletic) header from the centre of the box is too high.

Foul by Mark Williams (Alloa Athletic).

Ross Drummond (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Michael Duffy (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Jonathon Fairbairn.

Isaac Layne (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jonathon Fairbairn (Berwick Rangers).

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Mark Williams.

Foul by Omar Kader (Alloa Athletic).

Graeme Beveridge (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Booking

Ewan McNeil (Berwick Rangers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Second Half Extra Time begins Berwick Rangers 3, Alloa Athletic 2.

Substitution

Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Ross Drummond replaces Blair Henderson.

Substitution

Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Andrew Russell replaces Darren Lavery.

First Half Extra Time ends, Berwick Rangers 3, Alloa Athletic 2.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by David Banjo.

Substitution

Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Omar Kader replaces Burton O'Brien.

Goal!

Goal! Berwick Rangers 3, Alloa Athletic 2. David Banjo (Berwick Rangers) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Michael McKenna with a cross.

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Colin Hamilton.

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

First Half Extra Time begins Berwick Rangers 2, Alloa Athletic 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Berwick Rangers 2, Alloa Athletic 2.

Foul by Mark Williams (Alloa Athletic).

Michael McKenna (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Graeme Beveridge (Berwick Rangers) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Isaac Layne (Alloa Athletic) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Ewan McNeil.

Attempt missed. Isaac Layne (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Graeme Beveridge.

Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Robert Wilson.

Goal!

Goal! Berwick Rangers 2, Alloa Athletic 2. David Morris (Berwick Rangers) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Finn Graham.

Attempt saved. Dougie Hill (Alloa Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

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