Scottish League One
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Forfar Athletic 1-2 Brechin City

Brechin City ended their Scottish League One campaign with victory over relegated Forfar Athletic.

Darren McCormack headed home Liam Watt's delivery to put Brechin ahead just before the break.

Forfar's Andy Ryan was sent off for a second bookable offence and Jamie Robson fired the visitors' second.

City also had a man sent off with Craig Molloy red-carded for a foul on Gavin Swankie and Danny Denholm headed a late consolation for the hosts.

Line-ups

Forfar

  • 1Hill
  • 2Spark
  • 5Rodger
  • 3Kennedy
  • 6SmithSubstituted forFotheringhamat 85'minutes
  • 7MartinBooked at 24mins
  • 4Hodge
  • 10YoungSubstituted forKaderat 72'minutes
  • 8Craig
  • 9RyanBooked at 52mins
  • 11Denholm

Substitutes

  • 12Swankie
  • 14Aitken
  • 15Kader
  • 16Fotheringham
  • 17Devine
  • 18Campbell
  • 21King

Brechin

  • 1Smith
  • 5Fusco
  • 4McCormackBooked at 59mins
  • 2McLean
  • 3Dyer
  • 7Robson
  • 8Dale
  • 11WattSubstituted forMontgomeryat 90+3'minutes
  • 6SmithSubstituted forMolloyat 82'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 9Jackson
  • 10Thomson

Substitutes

  • 12Molloy
  • 14Coogans
  • 15Tiffoney
  • 16Montgomery
  • 17Weatherston
  • 18Dods
  • 21O'Neil
Referee:
Mat Northcroft
Attendance:
928

Match Stats

Home TeamForfarAway TeamBrechin
Possession
Home43%
Away57%
Shots
Home10
Away12
Shots on Target
Home1
Away4
Corners
Home3
Away8
Fouls
Home11
Away16

Live Text

Match ends, Forfar Athletic 1, Brechin City 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Forfar Athletic 1, Brechin City 2.

Foul by Gareth Rodger (Forfar Athletic).

Robert Thomson (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Jamie Montgomery replaces Liam Watt.

Attempt missed. Martyn Fotheringham (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Goal!

Goal! Forfar Athletic 1, Brechin City 2. Danny Denholm (Forfar Athletic) header from very close range to the centre of the goal.

Dismissal

Craig Molloy (Brechin City) is shown the red card.

Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Craig Molloy (Brechin City).

Goal!

Goal! Forfar Athletic 0, Brechin City 2. Jamie Robson (Brechin City) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Willie Dyer with a cross.

Attempt missed. Robert Thomson (Brechin City) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Michael Kennedy.

Substitution

Substitution, Forfar Athletic. Martyn Fotheringham replaces Scott Smith.

Attempt missed. Steven Craig (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Steven Craig (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Craig Molloy replaces Euan Smith.

Bryan Hodge (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jamie Robson (Brechin City).

Attempt missed. Omar Kader (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Steven Craig (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Darren McCormack (Brechin City).

Attempt missed. Gary Fusco (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Foul by Bryan Hodge (Forfar Athletic).

Robert Thomson (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Scott Smith (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Robert Thomson (Brechin City).

Substitution

Substitution, Forfar Athletic. Omar Kader replaces Derek Young.

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Scott Martin.

Scott Martin (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Paul McLean (Brechin City).

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Michael Kennedy.

Foul by Steven Craig (Forfar Athletic).

Euan Smith (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt missed. Steven Craig (Forfar Athletic) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Booking

Darren McCormack (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Danny Denholm (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Darren McCormack (Brechin City).

Attempt missed. Liam Watt (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Liam Watt (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Dunfermline36247583305379
2Ayr361941365471861
3Peterhead361611972472559
4Stranraer36156154349-651
5Airdrieonians36147154850-249
6Albion361310134044-449
7Brechin36126184759-1242
8Stenhousemuir36117184680-3440
9Cowdenbeath36116194672-2639
10Forfar36810184860-1234
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