Scottish League Two
East Fife1Berwick0

Scottish League Two: East Fife 1-0 Berwick Rangers

Nathan Austin scored his 16th goal of the season in all competitions to seal victory for East Fife.

The home side almost took the lead in the 18th minute when Jason Kerr's long-range hit the post.

They did go in front just two minutes after the break when Kyle Wilkie's cross was headed into the back of the net by Nathan Austin.

The visitors had chances to level things up in the second half, but they were unable to find an equaliser.

Line-ups

East Fife

  • 21Kelly
  • 16Mercer
  • 17KerrBooked at 90mins
  • 5Page
  • 15Naysmith
  • 8BrownSubstituted forInsallat 77'minutes
  • 4CampbellBooked at 90mins
  • 3SlatteryBooked at 89mins
  • 7Murray
  • 9Austin
  • 11Wilkie

Substitutes

  • 1Goodfellow
  • 2Mullen
  • 12O'Kane
  • 14MacGregor
  • 18Austin
  • 20Insall

Berwick

  • 1Walker
  • 2McNeilSubstituted forBeveridgeat 69'minutes
  • 6Wilson
  • 5McGregor
  • 3Crane
  • 7Stevenson
  • 4NotmanBooked at 90mins
  • 8WalkerBooked at 8mins
  • 11MorrisSubstituted forTrialistat 61'minutes
  • 9HendersonSubstituted forRussellat 78'minutes
  • 10Lavery

Substitutes

  • 12Trialist
  • 13Beveridge
  • 14Coultress
  • 15Drummond
  • 16Russell
  • 17Denton
  • 20Walters
Referee:
Alan Newlands
Attendance:
445

Match Stats

Home TeamEast FifeAway TeamBerwick
Possession
Home58%
Away42%
Shots
Home7
Away3
Shots on Target
Home3
Away2
Corners
Home7
Away3
Fouls
Home12
Away14

Live Text

Match ends, East Fife 1, Berwick Rangers 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, East Fife 1, Berwick Rangers 0.

Booking

Jason Kerr (East Fife) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Steven Notman (Berwick Rangers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Jason Kerr (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Steven Notman (Berwick Rangers).

Booking

Steven Campbell (East Fife) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Steven Campbell (East Fife).

Calum Crane (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Booking

Patrick Slattery (East Fife) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Patrick Slattery (East Fife).

Jordan McGregor (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Gary Naysmith (East Fife) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers).

Attempt missed. Nathan Austin (East Fife) header from the left side of the six yard box is just a bit too high following a corner.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Trialist.

Kyle Wilkie (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jordan McGregor (Berwick Rangers).

Hand ball by Nathan Austin (East Fife).

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Kevin Walker.

Jamie Insall (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Dylan Stevenson (Berwick Rangers).

Substitution

Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Andrew Russell replaces Blair Henderson.

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Jamie Insall replaces Ross Brown.

Attempt missed. Dylan Stevenson (Berwick Rangers) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Scott Mercer (East Fife) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Blair Henderson (Berwick Rangers).

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Robert Wilson.

Substitution

Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Graeme Beveridge replaces Ewan McNeil.

Steven Campbell (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Steven Notman (Berwick Rangers).

Scott Mercer (East Fife) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Dylan Stevenson (Berwick Rangers).

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Allan Walker.

Kyle Wilkie (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Trialist (Berwick Rangers).

Substitution

Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Trialist replaces David Morris.

Attempt saved. Steven Campbell (East Fife) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by David Morris.

Nathan Austin (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Elgin20113638271136
2Queen's Park19102728171132
3Annan Athletic189453023731
4Clyde189362920930
5East Fife208482925428
6Stirling198382424027
7Arbroath197392627-124
8Montrose2072112838-1023
9Berwick1963102337-1421
10East Stirlingshire1861112643-1719
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