Scottish League Two
ElginElgin City1BerwickBerwick Rangers0

Elgin City 1-0 Berwick Rangers

Leaders Elgin City moved five points clear at the top of Scottish League Two with victory over Berwick Rangers.

Elgin made a bright start, with Archie McPhee and Craig Gunn spurning good chances.

Gunn did score when he slammed the ball into the roof of the net then team-mate Mark Nicolson had a good shot saved.

Berwick's Johnny Fairbairn was sent off for elbowing Dylan Easton and Connor McLaren had the best of the late chances for Elgin.

Line-ups

Elgin

Formation 4-4-1-1

  • 1Hurst
  • 2Cooper
  • 5Nicolson
  • 4McHardy
  • 3MacPhee
  • 7McKenzieSubstituted forMcLarenat 69'minutes
  • 8Cameron
  • 6Reilly
  • 11Moore
  • 10EastonSubstituted forMcLeanat 86'minutesBooked at 89mins
  • 9GunnSubstituted forMacleodat 79'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Macleod
  • 14McLean
  • 15Duff
  • 16Halsman
  • 17Bruce
  • 18McLaren
  • 21Black

Berwick

Formation 4-5-1

  • 1Walker
  • 2McNeil
  • 5McGregor
  • 6FairbairnBooked at 52mins
  • 3CraneBooked at 54mins
  • 7StevensonSubstituted forMorrisat 73'minutes
  • 4NotmanBooked at 31mins
  • 8WalkerSubstituted forCoultressat 73'minutes
  • 9McKenna
  • 11MartinBooked at 37mins
  • 10HendersonSubstituted forGrahamat 61'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Coultress
  • 14Russell
  • 15Wilson
  • 15Beveridge
  • 16Morris
  • 17Graham
  • 20Walters
Referee:
Gavin Duncan
Attendance:
752

Match Stats

Home TeamElginAway TeamBerwick
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home18
Away7
Shots on Target
Home8
Away2
Corners
Home4
Away3
Fouls
Home5
Away16

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Elgin City 1, Berwick Rangers 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Elgin City 1, Berwick Rangers 0.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Kyle Macleod (Elgin City).

  4. Post update

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

  5. Post update

    Attempt missed. Daniel Moore (Elgin City) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

  6. Booking

    Ceiran McLean (Elgin City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  7. Post update

    Foul by Ceiran McLean (Elgin City).

  8. Post update

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

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Elgin City. Ceiran McLean replaces Dylan Easton.

  10. Post update

    Attempt missed. Dylan Easton (Elgin City) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right following a corner.

  11. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Kyle Macleod (Elgin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

  12. Post update

    Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Kevin Walker.

  13. Post update

    Attempt saved. Connor McLaren (Elgin City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the top right corner.

  14. Substitution

    Substitution, Elgin City. Kyle Macleod replaces Craig Gunn.

  15. Post update

    Attempt missed. Finn Graham (Berwick Rangers) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

  16. Post update

    Connor McLaren (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Calum Crane (Berwick Rangers).

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Berwick Rangers. David Morris replaces Dylan Stevenson.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Dwayne Coultress replaces Allan Walker.

  20. Post update

    Connor McLaren (Elgin City) wins a free kick on the left wing.