Scottish League Two
ClydeClyde0East StirlingshireEast Stirlingshire1

David McKenna's early goal gave bottom side East Stirlingshire a narrow win that denied promotion hopefuls Clyde a fourth straight League Two victory.

Only two minutes had gone when Thomas Orr providing the pass for McKenna to slot home his ninth goal of the season.

Shire's Richard Barnard saved from Scott McLaughlin, but Clyde's Marc Walters also had good saves.

Both teams had chances in the second period, but Shire'w win narrowed the gap with Berwick Rangers to two points.

Meanwhile, Clyde missed an opportunity to draw level with third-top Queen's Park with a game in hand.

Line-ups

Clyde

  • 1Waters
  • 6SmithBooked at 34mins
  • 5Bolochoweckyj
  • 22MillenSubstituted forAndrewsat 83'minutes
  • 2Durie
  • 12Marsh
  • 24McGovern
  • 15SlaneSubstituted forWatsonat 56'minutes
  • 7McLaughlin
  • 3Linton
  • 11Higgins

Substitutes

  • 14Brisbane
  • 16Glackin
  • 18Gibson
  • 19Watson
  • 23Andrews

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Barnard
  • 2Greene
  • 4Townsley
  • 5Fisher
  • 3Donaldson
  • 6TrialistBooked at 38minsSubstituted forLynasat 89'minutes
  • 8McCabe
  • 9RussellSubstituted forKayat 86'minutes
  • 11McMullin
  • 7Orr
  • 10McKenna

Substitutes

  • 12Lynas
  • 13Dolan
  • 14Kay
  • 15Kinnaird
  • 16Faulds
  • 18McMillan
  • 19Cairnie
Referee:
Kevin Graham
Attendance:
453

Match Stats

Home TeamClydeAway TeamEast Stirlingshire
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home16
Away12
Shots on Target
Home4
Away4
Corners
Home9
Away7
Fouls
Home15
Away11

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Clyde 0, East Stirling 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Clyde 0, East Stirling 1.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Scott Linton (Clyde) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

  4. Post update

    Delay in match Michael McMullin (East Stirling) because of an injury.

  5. Post update

    Michael Bolochoweckyj (Clyde) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Thomas Orr (East Stirling).

  7. Post update

    Foul by David Marsh (Clyde).

  8. Post update

    Reece Donaldson (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, East Stirling. Aron Lynas replaces Trialist.

  10. Post update

    Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Scott Durie.

  11. Substitution

    Substitution, East Stirling. Andrew Kay replaces Andrew Russell.

  12. Post update

    Foul by Sean Higgins (Clyde).

  13. Post update

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

  14. Substitution

    Substitution, Clyde. Marvin Andrews replaces Ross Millen.

  15. Post update

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

  16. Post update

    Foul by Jon Paul McGovern (Clyde).

  17. Post update

    Attempt missed. Chris Townsley (East Stirling) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

  18. Post update

    Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Ross Millen.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Sean Higgins (Clyde).

  20. Post update

    Ross Fisher (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Elgin26144845341146
2East Fife2713594334944
3Queen's Park26126834221242
4Clyde25123103528739
5Annan Athletic2511684539639
6Stirling26106103731636
7Arbroath2695123333032
8Montrose2795133954-1532
9Berwick2685133247-1529
10East Stirlingshire2683153354-2127
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