Scottish League Cup - First Round
BerwickBerwick Rangers3AlloaAlloa Athletic2

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

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Berwick Rangers 3, Alloa Athletic 2.

  2. Post update

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

  3. Booking

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

  4. Post update

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

  5. Post update

    Foul by Ross Drummond (Berwick Rangers).

  6. Post update

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

  7. Post update

    Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Andy McNeil.

  8. Post update

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

  9. Post update

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

  10. Post update

    Foul by Mark Williams (Alloa Athletic).

  11. Post update

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

  12. Post update

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

  13. Post update

    Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Jonathon Fairbairn.

  14. Post update

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

  15. Post update

    Foul by Jonathon Fairbairn (Berwick Rangers).

  16. Post update

    Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Mark Williams.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Omar Kader (Alloa Athletic).

  18. Post update

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

  19. Booking

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

  20. Post update

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