Scottish League Two
ArbroathArbroath2ElginElgin City3

Arbroath 2-3 Elgin City

Elgin extended their lead at the top of the League Two table after they came from behind to win at Arbroath.

Connor McLaren gave the visitors the lead but Greg Rutherford levelled after a mistake from Elgin keeper Mark Hurst.

Darren Ramsay put Arbroath in front but Elgin drew level with a Craig Gunn penalty.

The league leaders secured all three points in the 77th minute when Easton rifled in to see Elgin open up a four-point gap at the top of the table.

Line-ups

Arbroath

  • 1Fleming
  • 2Wilson
  • 4LittleBooked at 55mins
  • 5Watson
  • 3Lowdon
  • 7LinnBooked at 44mins
  • 6Whatley
  • 8StewartSubstituted forHesterat 76'minutes
  • 11Ramsay
  • 9Rutherford
  • 10GoldSubstituted forClarkeat 85'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Reid
  • 14Munro
  • 15Hester
  • 16Clarke
  • 17Rutherford
  • 18Grehan
  • 21Brodie

Elgin

  • 1HurstBooked at 85mins
  • 2Cooper
  • 4McHardy
  • 5Nicolson
  • 3MacPheeBooked at 83mins
  • 7McLarenSubstituted forMcKenzieat 76'minutes
  • 6Reilly
  • 8Cameron
  • 11Moore
  • 9GunnSubstituted forMacleodat 85'minutes
  • 10EastonBooked at 55minsSubstituted forMcLeanat 90'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12McKenzie
  • 14McLean
  • 15Halsman
  • 16Macleod
  • 17Bruce
  • 18Duff
  • 21Black
Referee:
Grant Irvine
Attendance:
624

Match Stats

Home TeamArbroathAway TeamElgin
Possession
Home44%
Away56%
Shots
Home10
Away13
Shots on Target
Home6
Away4
Corners
Home7
Away7
Fouls
Home11
Away7

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Arbroath 2, Elgin City 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Arbroath 2, Elgin City 3.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Daniel Moore (Elgin City).

  4. Post update

    Bobby Linn (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Substitution

    Substitution, Elgin City. Ceiran McLean replaces Dylan Easton.

  6. Post update

    Attempt missed. Jamie Clarke (Arbroath) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  7. Post update

    Attempt missed. Dylan Easton (Elgin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Kyle Macleod (Elgin City).

  9. Post update

    Craig Watson (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Dylan Easton (Elgin City).

  11. Post update

    Mark Whatley (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  12. Booking

    Mark Hurst (Elgin City) is shown the yellow card.

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Elgin City. Kyle Macleod replaces Craig Gunn.

  14. Substitution

    Substitution, Arbroath. Jamie Clarke replaces David Gold.

  15. Post update

    Attempt missed. Jordan Lowdon (Arbroath) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

  16. Post update

    Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Mark Hurst.

  17. Booking

    Archie MacPhee (Elgin City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Archie MacPhee (Elgin City).

  19. Post update

    Bobby Linn (Arbroath) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  20. Post update

    Brian Cameron (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

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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