Scottish League Cup - First Round
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Raith Rovers 3-0 Albion Rovers

New manager Ray McKinnon made it two wins in as many games as Raith Rovers beat Albion Rovers 3-0 in the Scottish League Cup.

Lewis Vaughan put the home side ahead after 16 minutes, converting a penalty after Ross Callachan was fouled.

Gary Fisher squandered a chance to equalise and goalkeeper Kevin Cuthbert made a comfortable save.

Kyle Benedictus headed home Ryan McCord's corner then Rory McKeown made supplied a neat finish inside the box.

Line-ups

Raith Rovers

  • 1Cuthbert
  • 2Thomson
  • 6Benedictus
  • 22Bates
  • 23McKeown
  • 4Callachan
  • 8McCordBooked at 23minsSubstituted forCraigenat 77'minutes
  • 3Petrie
  • 10VaughanSubstituted forAndersonat 30'minutes
  • 9StewartSubstituted forMegginsonat 66'minutes
  • 18Wighton

Substitutes

  • 7Anderson
  • 11Megginson
  • 12Matthews
  • 20McGurn
  • 25Ford
  • 27Campbell
  • 28Craigen

Albion

  • 1Stewart
  • 2ReidBooked at 16minsSubstituted forFerryat 74'minutes
  • 5Dunlop
  • 6Dunlop
  • 3Turnbull
  • 10Fisher
  • 4Young
  • 8DavidsonSubstituted forMcRobbieat 61'minutes
  • 7Mullin
  • 9BarrowmanSubstituted forWillisat 61'minutes
  • 11Love

Substitutes

  • 12Gemmell
  • 14McRobbie
  • 15Willis
  • 16Ferry
  • 17Lochhead
Referee:
Nick Walsh
Attendance:
1,163

Match Stats

Home TeamRaith RoversAway TeamAlbion
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home11
Away5
Shots on Target
Home7
Away2
Corners
Home6
Away3
Fouls
Home16
Away11

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Raith Rovers 3, Albion Rovers 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Raith Rovers 3, Albion Rovers 0.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Mitchel Megginson (Raith Rovers).

  4. Post update

    Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Kyle Benedictus (Raith Rovers).

  6. Post update

    Callum McRobbie (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  7. Post update

    Attempt saved. James Craigen (Raith Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Kyle Benedictus (Raith Rovers).

  9. Post update

    Callum McRobbie (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Ross Callachan (Raith Rovers).

  11. Post update

    Paul Willis (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  12. Post update

    Foul by Mitchel Megginson (Raith Rovers).

  13. Post update

    Ross Dunlop (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Grant Anderson (Raith Rovers).

  15. Post update

    Mark Ferry (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  16. Post update

    Attempt saved. Paul Willis (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  17. Post update

    Attempt saved. Ally Love (Albion Rovers) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the bottom right corner.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Darren Petrie (Raith Rovers).

  19. Post update

    Gary Fisher (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  20. Post update

    Grant Anderson (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.