Match ends, Arbroath 2, Annan Athletic 1.
Craig Watson's header set Arbroath back to winning ways with a Scottish League Two victory over Annan Athletic.
After a scoreless first half, Hamilton Academical's on-loan defender Watson nodded the hosts into the lead moments into the second period.
And Martin McNiff's own goal doubled the advantage.
Annan's Peter Weatherson fired home a penalty late on after Watson had handled, but the hosts were able to hold out for the win.
- 5WatsonBooked at 89mins
- 10SkellySubstituted forHesterat 70'minutes
- 3SwinglehurstSubstituted forGilfillanat 22'minutesBooked at 83mins
- 2BlackSubstituted forFinnieat 60'minutes
- 7OmarBooked at 49mins
- 11McDonaldSubstituted forOsadolorat 66'minutes
- Mike Roncone
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Arbroath 2, Annan Athletic 1.
Attempt missed. Peter Weatherson (Annan Athletic) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.
Foul by Greg Rutherford (Arbroath).
Ryan Finnie (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Craig Wilson.
Greg Rutherford (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Ryan Finnie (Annan Athletic).
Craig Watson (Arbroath) is shown the yellow card for hand ball.
Goal! Arbroath 2, Annan Athletic 1. Peter Weatherson (Annan Athletic) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the centre of the goal.
Penalty conceded by Craig Watson (Arbroath) with a hand ball in the penalty area.
Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Allan Fleming.
Attempt saved. Peter Weatherson (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from very close range is saved in the top centre of the goal.
Foul by Jordan Lowdon (Arbroath).
Rabin Omar (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Mark Whatley (Arbroath).
Josh Todd (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Bryan Gilfillan (Annan Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Kane Hester (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Bryan Gilfillan (Annan Athletic).