Scottish League Two
Montrose0Annan Athletic5

Montrose 0-5 Annan Athletic

Annan Athletic moved into the League Two play-off places, routing Montrose.

Veteran striker Peter Weatherson bagged a first-half brace, including a penalty, to put the visitors firmly in control at Links Park.

Matthew Flynn and Josh Todd both struck from close range around the hour-mark.

Todd added his second of late on, with Jim Chapman's side rising to fourth, one point clear of Queen's Park, while Montrose drop to ninth after Berwick Rangers and Arbroath both won.

Line-ups

Montrose

  • 1Millar
  • 2McWalterSubstituted forHesterat 82'minutes
  • 5Clarke
  • 6Steeves
  • 3MartyniukSubstituted forHarwoodat 72'minutes
  • 11Mallagaray
  • 7Comrie
  • 4Masson
  • 10Campbell
  • 8Templeman
  • 9FraserSubstituted forWebsterat 63'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Pascazio
  • 14Webster
  • 15Ferguson
  • 16Harwood
  • 17Hester
  • 18Milne
  • 21Tokarczyk

Annan Athletic

  • 1Hart
  • 7Jago
  • 5Watson
  • 2Black
  • 3OmarSubstituted forParkat 88'minutes
  • 10Todd
  • 8FlynnSubstituted forSloanat 82'minutes
  • 6Cuddihy
  • 4McNiff
  • 11GuySubstituted forOsadolorat 78'minutes
  • 9Weatherson

Substitutes

  • 12Currie
  • 14Osadolor
  • 15McStay
  • 16McColm
  • 17Sloan
  • 18Park
Referee:
Mike Roncone
Attendance:
452

Match Stats

Home TeamMontroseAway TeamAnnan Athletic
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home8
Away13
Shots on Target
Home4
Away9
Corners
Home4
Away5
Fouls
Home11
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, Montrose 0, Annan Athletic 5.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Montrose 0, Annan Athletic 5.

Goal!

Goal! Montrose 0, Annan Athletic 5. Josh Todd (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Peter Weatherson.

Attempt missed. Graham Webster (Montrose) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Foul by Liam Park (Annan Athletic).

Lloyd Hester (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Liam Park replaces Rabin Omar.

Foul by Smart Osadolor (Annan Athletic).

Andrew Steeves (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Martin McNiff (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ross Campbell (Montrose).

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Steve Sloan replaces Matthew Flynn.

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. Lloyd Hester replaces Kieran McWalter.

Attempt missed. Chris Templeman (Montrose) header from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left following a set piece situation.

Foul by Rabin Omar (Annan Athletic).

Adrian Mallagaray (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Hand ball by Graham Webster (Montrose).

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Smart Osadolor replaces Lewis Guy.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Aaron Comrie.

Rabin Omar (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Adrian Mallagaray (Montrose).

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. Adam Harwood replaces Neil Martyniuk.

Barry Cuddihy (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Terry Masson (Montrose).

Goal!

Goal! Montrose 0, Annan Athletic 4. Josh Todd (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.

Attempt saved. Lewis Guy (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Attempt missed. Jamie Clarke (Montrose) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left.

Attempt saved. Chris Templeman (Montrose) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. Graham Webster replaces Gary Fraser.

Foul by Peter Watson (Annan Athletic).

Adrian Mallagaray (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Goal!

Goal! Montrose 0, Annan Athletic 3. Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal.

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

Chris Templeman (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Rabin Omar (Annan Athletic).

Attempt missed. Martin McNiff (Annan Athletic) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Neil Martyniuk.

Attempt blocked. Lewis Guy (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Terry Masson (Montrose) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Second Half

Second Half begins Montrose 0, Annan Athletic 2.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1East Fife31166957381954
2Clyde311641149361352
3Elgin31155114942750
4Annan Athletic311471060491149
5Queen's Park31139939281148
6Stirling31126134240242
7Berwick31116143848-1039
8Arbroath31115153940-138
9Montrose31107144563-1837
10East Stirlingshire3183203771-3427
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