Scottish League One
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Brechin City 2-0 Cowdenbeath

Brechin made it back-to-back victories in League One as second-half strikes gave them a win over 10-man Cowdenbeath.

Sam Orritt sent an early chance over the bar for Cowden before Paul McLean, Robert Thomson and Darren Dods all went close.

David Bates converted from close range before Jonathan Tiffoney made it two with a neat finish.

Cowden were reduced to 10 men when Dean Brett received two yellow cards.

Line-ups

Brechin

  • 1Smith
  • 2McLean
  • 4Dods
  • 5BatesBooked at 63mins
  • 3Dyer
  • 7TiffoneyBooked at 66minsSubstituted forMcCormackat 73'minutes
  • 6Fusco
  • 8MolloyBooked at 43minsSubstituted forSmithat 56'minutes
  • 10ThomsonSubstituted forJohnstonat 74'minutes
  • 11Shields
  • 9Jackson

Substitutes

  • 12Johnston
  • 14McCormack
  • 15Weatherston
  • 16Smith
  • 17Perry
  • 18Montgomery
  • 21O'Neil

Cowdenbeath

  • 1Sneddon
  • 2BrettBooked at 85mins
  • 4Scullion
  • 5El-Zubaidi
  • 3Adamson
  • 7Smith
  • 6Hughes
  • 8MillerSubstituted forJohnstonat 58'minutes
  • 11OrrittSubstituted forCallaghanat 69'minutes
  • 9SpenceSubstituted forArmstrongat 52'minutes
  • 10Buchanan

Substitutes

  • 12Armstrong
  • 14Callaghan
  • 15Johnston
  • 16Kane
  • 17Hunter
  • 18Armstrong
  • 19Yaqub
Referee:
Gavin Ross
Attendance:
408

Match Stats

Home TeamBrechinAway TeamCowdenbeath
Possession
Home52%
Away48%
Shots
Home18
Away8
Shots on Target
Home9
Away6
Corners
Home6
Away7
Fouls
Home16
Away16

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Brechin City 2, Cowdenbeath 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Brechin City 2, Cowdenbeath 0.

  3. Post update

    Attempt saved. Craig Johnston (Brechin City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  4. Post update

    Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Robbie Buchanan.

  5. Post update

    Corner, Cowdenbeath. Conceded by Paul McLean.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Paul McLean (Brechin City).

  7. Post update

    Declan Hughes (Cowdenbeath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  8. Post update

    Craig Johnston (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  9. Post update

    Foul by Gordon Smith (Cowdenbeath).

  10. Post update

    Gary Fusco (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Robbie Buchanan (Cowdenbeath).

  12. Post update

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

  13. Dismissal

    Second yellow card to Dean Brett (Cowdenbeath) for a bad foul.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Dean Brett (Cowdenbeath).

  15. Post update

    Penalty saved! Robbie Buchanan (Cowdenbeath) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom right corner.

  16. Post update

    Penalty Cowdenbeath. Robbie Buchanan draws a foul in the penalty area.

  17. Post update

    Penalty conceded by Craig Johnston (Brechin City) after a foul in the penalty area.

  18. Post update

    Corner, Cowdenbeath. Conceded by Graeme Smith.

  19. Post update

    Attempt saved. Dean Brett (Cowdenbeath) right footed shot from very close range is saved in the bottom left corner.

  20. Post update

    Foul by David Bates (Brechin City).