Scottish League One
BrechinBrechin City0ForfarForfar Athletic2

Brechin City 0-2 Forfar Athletic

Forfar Athletic moved top of Scottish League One after beating bottom side Brechin City at Glebe Park.

Derek Young Young headed in Martyn Fotheringham's cross to give Forfar the lead.

Omar Kader doubled the visitors' advantage shortly after the break from Iain Campbell's corner.

The hosts failed to turn the few chances they had into goals as they suffered their eighth straight loss in all competitions.

Line-ups

Brechin

  • 1Smith
  • 2TiffoneySubstituted forBuchanat 84'minutes
  • 4McCormack
  • 5BatesBooked at 85mins
  • 3Dyer
  • 7WeatherstonSubstituted forMcLeanat 75'minutes
  • 6Fusco
  • 8Molloy
  • 11DaleSubstituted forJohnstonat 58'minutes
  • 9Jackson
  • 10Thomson

Substitutes

  • 12Johnston
  • 14Montgomery
  • 15Smith
  • 16Buchan
  • 17McLean
  • 18Dods
  • 21O'Neil

Forfar

  • 1Gallacher
  • 2TravisBooked at 80mins
  • 4Nicoll
  • 5O'Brien
  • 3Campbell
  • 7KaderSubstituted forTemplemanat 75'minutes
  • 6YoungSubstituted forHayat 58'minutes
  • 8HodgeBooked at 88mins
  • 11Denholm
  • 10FotheringhamBooked at 21minsSubstituted forBlackat 45'minutes
  • 9Allan

Substitutes

  • 12Templeman
  • 14Swankie
  • 15Hay
  • 16Black
  • 17Dunlop
  • 18Smith
  • 21King
Referee:
Mat Northcroft
Attendance:
602

Match Stats

Home TeamBrechinAway TeamForfar
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home9
Away7
Shots on Target
Home2
Away3
Corners
Home5
Away3
Fouls
Home10
Away20

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Brechin City 0, Forfar Athletic 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Brechin City 0, Forfar Athletic 2.

  3. Post update

    Foul by David Bates (Brechin City).

  4. Post update

    Chris Templeman (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Booking

    Bryan Hodge (Forfar Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  6. Post update

    Craig Molloy (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  7. Post update

    Foul by Bryan Hodge (Forfar Athletic).

  8. Post update

    Danny Denholm (Forfar Athletic) hits the right post with a left footed shot from the centre of the box.

  9. Post update

    Attempt missed. Iain Campbell (Forfar Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high from a direct free kick.

  10. Booking

    David Bates (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  11. Post update

    Foul by David Bates (Brechin City).

  12. Post update

    Kerr Hay (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Brechin City. Kevin Buchan replaces Jonathan Tiffoney.

  14. Post update

    Jonathan Tiffoney (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Iain Campbell (Forfar Athletic).

  16. Booking

    Michael Travis (Forfar Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  17. Post update

    Craig Johnston (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Michael Travis (Forfar Athletic).

  19. Post update

    Foul by Gary Fusco (Brechin City).

  20. Post update

    Bryan Hodge (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.