Scottish League Two
ArbroathArbroath0Annan AthleticAnnan Athletic2

Arbroath 0-2 Annan Athletic

Annan moved top of Scottish League Two following a deserved victory at Arbroath.

Peter Weatherson scored an impressive right-footed finish from outside the penalty area to give his side the lead.

Annan went 2-0 ahead when Arbroath's Ricky Little scored an own goal amid further pressure from a corner.

Arbroath sit eighth in the table and from a nine games have a total of 10 points, keeping them four clear of the relegation zone.

Line-ups

Arbroath

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Fleming
  • 2Munro
  • 4LittleBooked at 83mins
  • 5Watson
  • 3JohnstoneSubstituted forVitoriaat 81'minutes
  • 7Linn
  • 6Whatley
  • 8StewartSubstituted forGoldat 62'minutes
  • 11RamsayBooked at 71mins
  • 9RyanSubstituted forGrehanat 50'minutes
  • 10Alvarez

Substitutes

  • 12Grehan
  • 14Lowdon
  • 15Clarke
  • 16Gold
  • 17Wilson
  • 18Vitoria
  • 21Brodie

Annan Athletic

Formation 3-5-2

  • 1Hart
  • 5Watson
  • 2Black
  • 3SwinglehurstBooked at 53mins
  • 7OmarSubstituted forWatsonat 90+2'minutes
  • 6Gilfillan
  • 8Flynn
  • 10Todd
  • 4McNiff
  • 9WeathersonSubstituted forFergusonat 84'minutes
  • 11OsadolorSubstituted forFinnieat 68'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Currie
  • 14Ferguson
  • 15McStay
  • 16McDonald
  • 17Watson
  • 18Finnie
  • 21Park
Referee:
Kevin Graham
Attendance:
492

Match Stats

Home TeamArbroathAway TeamAnnan Athletic
Possession
Home62%
Away38%
Shots
Home15
Away8
Shots on Target
Home7
Away3
Corners
Home1
Away5
Fouls
Home9
Away11

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Arbroath 0, Annan Athletic 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Arbroath 0, Annan Athletic 2.

  3. Substitution

    Substitution, Annan Athletic. Jamie Watson replaces Rabin Omar.

  4. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Darren Ramsay (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  5. Post update

    Martin Grehan (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Steven Swinglehurst (Annan Athletic).

  7. Post update

    Sergio Alvarez (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Bryan Gilfillan (Annan Athletic).

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Annan Athletic. David Ferguson replaces Peter Weatherson.

  10. Booking

    Ricky Little (Arbroath) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Ricky Little (Arbroath).

  12. Post update

    Rabin Omar (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  13. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Darren Ramsay (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  14. Substitution

    Substitution, Arbroath. Joao Pereira Vitoria replaces Craig Johnstone.

  15. Post update

    Martin Grehan (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  16. Post update

    Foul by Ryan Finnie (Annan Athletic).

  17. Post update

    Sergio Alvarez (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Bryan Gilfillan (Annan Athletic).

  19. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Sergio Alvarez (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  20. Post update

    Ricky Little (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.