Scottish Championship
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Alloa Athletic 1-1 Falkirk

Alloa fought back with 10 men to snatch their first home point of the season in the Scottish Championship as Colin Hamilton's last-minute equaliser secured a draw with Falkirk.

Defender Hamilton fired home to cancel out John Baird's second-half penalty for Falkirk.

The home side had defender Jason Marr sent off for a professional foul.

Baird converted the subsequent penalty, but 10-man Alloa hit back with an emphatic finish from inside the area.

Line-ups

Alloa

  • 21Crawford
  • 2McAusland
  • 6MarrBooked at 68mins
  • 3Hill
  • 5Hamilton
  • 27Crawford
  • 14McManus
  • 8O'BrienSubstituted forWilliamsat 71'minutes
  • 10HolmesSubstituted forChopraat 77'minutes
  • 16Flannigan
  • 7DuffySubstituted forFernsat 84'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1McNeil
  • 4Reintam
  • 9Chopra
  • 11Ferns
  • 13Paun
  • 18Hetherington
  • 20Williams

Falkirk

  • 1Rogers
  • 6Vaulks
  • 44Watson
  • 14Grant
  • 3Leahy
  • 17SmithSubstituted forAlstonat 58'minutes
  • 7TaiwoSubstituted forBlairat 83'minutes
  • 11Kerr
  • 10Sibbald
  • 9Baird
  • 18MillerSubstituted forMcHughat 77'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Muirhead
  • 5McCracken
  • 8Alston
  • 12Bowman
  • 19McHugh
  • 20Cooper
  • 22Blair
Referee:
Don Robertson
Attendance:
1,572

Match Stats

Home TeamAlloaAway TeamFalkirk
Possession
Home33%
Away67%
Shots
Home6
Away9
Shots on Target
Home2
Away4
Corners
Home2
Away9
Fouls
Home10
Away11

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Alloa Athletic 1, Falkirk 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Alloa Athletic 1, Falkirk 1.

  3. Goal!

    Goal! Alloa Athletic 1, Falkirk 1. Colin Hamilton (Alloa Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner.

  4. Post update

    Colin Hamilton (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Ryan Blair (Falkirk).

  6. Post update

    Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Danny Rogers.

  7. Post update

    Craig Sibbald (Falkirk) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Robbie Crawford (Alloa Athletic).

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Edward Ferns replaces Michael Duffy.

  10. Substitution

    Substitution, Falkirk. Ryan Blair replaces Tom Taiwo.

  11. Post update

    Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Kyle McAusland.

  12. Post update

    Hand ball by Will Vaulks (Falkirk).

  13. Post update

    Robbie Crawford (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Craig Sibbald (Falkirk).

  15. Post update

    Foul by Robbie Crawford (Alloa Athletic).

  16. Post update

    Craig Sibbald (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  17. Substitution

    Substitution, Alloa Athletic. Michael Chopra replaces Graeme Holmes.

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Falkirk. Robert McHugh replaces Lee Miller.

  19. Post update

    Attempt saved. Craig Sibbald (Falkirk) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top right corner.

  20. Post update

    Robbie Crawford (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.