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Brechin City 0-1 Albion Rovers

Brechin City sustained a fifth home loss in six as Albion Rovers claimed a narrow Scottish League One win at Glebe Park.

The visitors got their noses in front when Joshua Mullin swung in a cross and Paul Willis nodded past Graeme Smith.

In the second period, Mullin threatened to extend the lead, while Willie Dyer had a couple of dangerous efforts for Brechin.

The win takes Rovers up to third, as Brechin remain bottom.

Line-ups

Brechin

  • 1Smith
  • 2McLean
  • 5Bates
  • 4Perry
  • 3Dyer
  • 7SmithBooked at 54mins
  • 8McCormack
  • 6Fusco
  • 10WeatherstonSubstituted forMontgomeryat 58'minutes
  • 9Jackson
  • 11TiffoneySubstituted forJohnstonat 70'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Molloy
  • 14Johnston
  • 15Montgomery
  • 16Dale
  • 17Dods
  • 21O'Neil

Albion

  • 1Stewart
  • 2Talu
  • 6Dunlop
  • 5Dunlop
  • 3Turnbull
  • 7MullinSubstituted forMcBrideat 80'minutes
  • 4Fisher
  • 8Davidson
  • 11LoveSubstituted forReidat 88'minutes
  • 10Willis
  • 9BarrowmanSubstituted forGemmellat 85'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Ferry
  • 14Young
  • 15McBride
  • 16Reid
  • 17Lochhead
  • 18Gemmell
Referee:
Steven Kirkland
Attendance:
414

Match Stats

Home TeamBrechinAway TeamAlbion
Possession
Home55%
Away45%
Shots
Home10
Away13
Shots on Target
Home3
Away2
Corners
Home3
Away5
Fouls
Home9
Away8

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Brechin City 0, Albion Rovers 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Brechin City 0, Albion Rovers 1.

  3. Post update

    Ross Perry (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  4. Post update

    Foul by John Gemmell (Albion Rovers).

  5. Substitution

    Substitution, Albion Rovers. Alan Reid replaces Ally Love.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Willie Dyer (Brechin City).

  7. Post update

    Ricardo Talu (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  8. Post update

    Willie Dyer (Brechin City) hits the right post with a left footed shot from more than 35 yards.

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Albion Rovers. John Gemmell replaces Andrew Barrowman.

  10. Post update

    Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Ross Dunlop.

  11. Post update

    Attempt saved. Darren McCormack (Brechin City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

  12. Post update

    Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Michael Dunlop.

  13. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Euan Smith (Brechin City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

  14. Post update

    Foul by David Bates (Brechin City).

  15. Post update

    Andrew Barrowman (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, Albion Rovers. Scott McBride replaces Josh Mullin.

  17. Post update

    Attempt missed. Darren McCormack (Brechin City) header from the centre of the box misses to the right.

  18. Post update

    Delay in match Andy Jackson (Brechin City) because of an injury.

  19. Post update

    Andy Jackson (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Gary Fisher (Albion Rovers).

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Dunfermline118123782925
2Ayr1173124131124
3Albion116141313019
4Airdrieonians115151313016
5Forfar114341919015
6Peterhead113531814414
7Stenhousemuir113351626-1012
8Stranraer11407819-1112
9Cowdenbeath113261628-1211
10Brechin112181122-117
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