Scottish League Two
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Annan Athletic 4-2 Elgin City

Elgin saw their lead at the top of League Two cut to two points as fourth-placed Annan eased to victory.

Josh Todd slotted Annan into the lead before turning provider for Matt Flynn grabbed a quick double.

Elgin's Dylan Easton hit the woodwork with a free-kick shortly before Kyle MacLeod fired home.

Easton was sent off but they made it 3-2 through Archie MacPhee, only for debutant Ben Jago to seal the win for Annan.

Line-ups

Annan Athletic

  • 1Hart
  • 7Finnie
  • 5WatsonBooked at 58mins
  • 3Gilfillan
  • 4McNiff
  • 2McStaySubstituted forJagoat 65'minutes
  • 6Sloan
  • 8FlynnSubstituted forOsadolorat 90+1'minutes
  • 9Omar
  • 11Morton
  • 10Todd

Substitutes

  • 12Currie
  • 14Osadolor
  • 15McDonald
  • 16McColm
  • 17Park
  • 18Norman
  • 19Jago

Elgin

  • 1Hurst
  • 2CooperSubstituted forDuffat 75'minutes
  • 4McHardy
  • 5NicolsonBooked at 49mins
  • 3MacPheeBooked at 12mins
  • 7McKenzieSubstituted forMcLarenat 68'minutes
  • 8Cameron
  • 6Reilly
  • 11MooreSubstituted forMacleodat 57'minutes
  • 10EastonBooked at 71mins
  • 9Gunn

Substitutes

  • 12Macleod
  • 14McLaren
  • 15Duff
  • 16Halsman
  • 17Bruce
  • 21Black
Referee:
Kevin Graham
Attendance:
399

Match Stats

Home TeamAnnan AthleticAway TeamElgin
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home15
Away8
Shots on Target
Home11
Away5
Corners
Home4
Away2
Fouls
Home14
Away7

Live Text

Match ends, Annan Athletic 4, Elgin City 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Annan Athletic 4, Elgin City 2.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Peter Watson.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Smart Osadolor replaces Matthew Flynn.

Attempt saved. Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic) header from very close range is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Foul by Kyle Macleod (Elgin City).

Bryan Gilfillan (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

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

Foul by Josh Todd (Annan Athletic).

Foul by Darryl McHardy (Elgin City).

Bryan Gilfillan (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Kyle Macleod (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ryan Finnie (Annan Athletic).

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Mark Hurst.

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 4, Elgin City 2. Ben Jago (Annan Athletic) header from the left side of the six yard box to the top left corner. Assisted by Jordan Morton.

Attempt saved. Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Mark Nicolson.

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 3, Elgin City 2. Archie MacPhee (Elgin City) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner following a set piece situation.

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

Foul by Jordan Morton (Annan Athletic).

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Ryan Finnie.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Jamie Duff replaces Matthew Cooper because of an injury.

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Dismissal

Dylan Easton (Elgin City) is shown the red card.

Foul by Dylan Easton (Elgin City).

Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Darryl McHardy (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Rabin Omar (Annan Athletic).

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Connor McLaren replaces Marc McKenzie.

Darryl McHardy (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Josh Todd (Annan Athletic).

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Ben Jago replaces Ryan McStay.

Attempt missed. Craig Gunn (Elgin City) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 3, Elgin City 1. Kyle Macleod (Elgin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.

Attempt saved. Craig Gunn (Elgin City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Rabin Omar (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt saved. Kyle Macleod (Elgin City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Attempt saved. Craig Gunn (Elgin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Dylan Easton (Elgin City) hits the bar with a right footed shot from outside the box following a set piece situation.

Booking

Peter Watson (Annan Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Elgin22123741311039
2East Fife23114838281037
3Queen's Park21104729181134
4Annan Athletic2110473731634
5Clyde209383024630
6Arbroath219393128330
7Stirling208482424028
8Montrose2283113140-927
9Berwick2063112338-1521
10East Stirlingshire2061132749-2219
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