Scottish Championship
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Alloa Athletic 0-3 Livingston

Liam Buchanan scored twice against his former club as Livingston beat Alloa to climb off the foot of the Scottish Championship.

Buchanan netted either side of a Jordyn Sheerin goal.

Home goalkeeper David Crawford had tipped a Ben Gordon effort over the crossbar.

Mikk Reintam's also went close for Alloa with a looping header cleared off the line by Jackson Longridge as Livi leapfrogged Alloa in the table.

Line-ups

Alloa

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 21Crawford
  • 2McAuslandSubstituted forWilliamsat 67'minutes
  • 4Reintam
  • 3Hill
  • 5Hamilton
  • 14McManus
  • 8O'BrienSubstituted forFernsat 67'minutes
  • 16FlanniganSubstituted forHolmesat 68'minutes
  • 9Chopra
  • 27Crawford
  • 7Duffy

Substitutes

  • 1McNeil
  • 10Holmes
  • 11Ferns
  • 13Paun
  • 17Layne
  • 18Hetherington
  • 20Williams

Livingston

Formation 4-4-2

  • 26McCallum
  • 2Millen
  • 14Gallagher
  • 6Gordon
  • 3Longridge
  • 31GlenSubstituted forGeorgievat 80'minutes
  • 4Cole
  • 7Pittman
  • 11HippolyteSubstituted forda Encarnação Pires Fariaat 62'minutes
  • 19Buchanan
  • 18SheerinSubstituted forWhiteat 80'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Jamieson
  • 8da Encarnação Pires Faria
  • 9White
  • 15Neill
  • 16Gibbons
  • 17Georgiev
  • 20Currie
Referee:
Mat Northcroft
Attendance:
622

Match Stats

Home TeamAlloaAway TeamLivingston
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home5
Away11
Shots on Target
Home4
Away6
Corners
Home9
Away8
Fouls
Home4
Away10

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Alloa Athletic 0, Livingston 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Alloa Athletic 0, Livingston 3.

  3. Post update

    Dougie Hill (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Spas Georgiev (Livingston).

  5. Post update

    Foul by Michael Chopra (Alloa Athletic).

  6. Post update

    Marc McCallum (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  7. Post update

    Corner, Alloa Athletic. Conceded by Darren Cole.

  8. Post update

    Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Mikk Reintam.

  9. Post update

    Edward Ferns (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Spas Georgiev (Livingston).

  11. Post update

    Attempt missed. Colin Hamilton (Alloa Athletic) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, Livingston. Jordan White replaces Jordyn Sheerin.

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Livingston. Spas Georgiev replaces Gary Glen.

  14. Goal!

    Goal! Alloa Athletic 0, Livingston 3. Liam Buchanan (Livingston) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner following a fast break.

  15. Post update

    Michael Chopra (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  16. Post update

    Foul by Hugo Faria (Livingston).

  17. Post update

    Edward Ferns (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Ross Millen (Livingston).

  19. Post update

    Attempt missed. Hugo Faria (Livingston) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

  20. Post update

    Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Mark Williams.