Scottish League Two
East StirlingshireEast Stirlingshire3MontroseMontrose1

East Stirling were lifted off the foot of the League Two table after recording a win at home to Montrose.

Jordan Cairnie's header opened the scoring for the home side after Ross Salmon failed to claim a cross.

Andy Kay doubled the lead following Ross Gilmour's pass.

Kris Faulds found David McKenna with a superb pass and the striker notched his fourth league goal of the season, before Gary Fraser added a late consolation.

Line-ups

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Dolan
  • 2Kinnaird
  • 4Townsley
  • 5Cairnie
  • 3ShepherdSubstituted forCourtat 90+3'minutes
  • 7KayBooked at 14minsSubstituted forGreeneat 69'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 8McCabe
  • 6Faulds
  • 11Gilmour
  • 10McKenna
  • 9WrightSubstituted forRoyat 88'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Greene
  • 14Roy
  • 15Wallace
  • 16Tully
  • 17Fairbanks
  • 18Court
  • 19Murray

Montrose

  • 1Salmon
  • 2Howlett-MundleBooked at 27mins
  • 4CurranSubstituted forKennethat 54'minutes
  • 5Pascazio
  • 3Johnston
  • 7FergusonSubstituted forMilneat 80'minutes
  • 8MalinSubstituted forMallagarayat 61'minutes
  • 6Allan
  • 11WebsterBooked at 49mins
  • 9FraserBooked at 79mins
  • 10CampbellBooked at 49mins

Substitutes

  • 12Reoch
  • 14Mallagaray
  • 15Kenneth
  • 16Reid
  • 17Harwood
  • 18Milne
  • 21Butter
Referee:
Colin Steven
Attendance:
238

Match Stats

Home TeamEast StirlingshireAway TeamMontrose
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home9
Away6
Shots on Target
Home5
Away2
Corners
Home7
Away9
Fouls
Home15
Away14

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, East Stirling 3, Montrose 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, East Stirling 3, Montrose 1.

  3. Post update

    Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Ryan Kenneth.

  4. Post update

    Ross Gilmour (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Ryan Kenneth (Montrose).

  6. Post update

    Attempt missed. Scott Johnston (Montrose) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

  7. Post update

    Corner, Montrose. Conceded by Neil McCabe.

  8. Substitution

    Substitution, East Stirling. Jonathan Court replaces Nathan Shepherd.

  9. Booking

    Connor Greene (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Connor Greene (East Stirling).

  11. Post update

    Graham Webster (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  12. Post update

    Attempt saved. Ally Roy (East Stirling) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  13. Post update

    Corner, Montrose. Conceded by Connor Greene.

  14. Substitution

    Substitution, East Stirling. Ally Roy replaces Max Wright.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Neil McCabe (East Stirling).

  16. Post update

    Graham Webster (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  17. Post update

    Jordan Cairnie (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Adrian Mallagaray (Montrose).

  19. Post update

    Neil McCabe (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Scott Johnston (Montrose).