Scottish Championship
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Dumbarton 2-1 Brechin City

Dumbarton's Mark Stewart
Dumbarton's Mark Stewart struck the equaliser against Brechin before his side went on to win

Dumbarton claimed their first league win of the season after coming from behind to beat 10-man Brechin.

The visitors took the lead in the second minute when Jordan Sinclair scored from a tight angle.

The game changed after the dismissal of Aron Lynas in the 71st minute for a foul on David Wilson.

Dumbarton capitalised, with Mark Stewart equalising in the 82nd minute before Dimitris Froxylias scored the winner four minutes later.

The victory ended Dumbarton's five-game winless streak and saw them climb to seventh in the Championship, while Brechin slipped to the foot of the table.

Line-ups

Dumbarton

Formation 4-4-1-1

  • 1Gallacher
  • 12Wardrop
  • 55Barr
  • 15Hill
  • 3McLaughlin
  • 2SmithSubstituted forStewartat 45'minutes
  • 6CarswellSubstituted forHuttonat 68'minutes
  • 8Wilson
  • 10Walsh
  • 20Froxylias
  • 16MorrisonSubstituted forNadeat 60'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Dowie
  • 7Gallagher
  • 9Stewart
  • 14Hutton
  • 17Roy
  • 19Ewings
  • 27Nade

Brechin

Formation 3-5-2

  • 1Smith
  • 20Crighton
  • 5McGeever
  • 2McLeanBooked at 43mins
  • 14LynasBooked at 71mins
  • 8Graham
  • 6DaleBooked at 90mins
  • 21SinclairSubstituted forWattat 72'minutes
  • 3Dyer
  • 17McLennanSubstituted forSparkat 77'minutes
  • 18OrsiSubstituted forLayneat 87'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Fusco
  • 7Love
  • 10Layne
  • 11Watt
  • 12O'Neil
  • 15Spark
  • 19O'Neil
Referee:
Nick Walsh
Attendance:
589

Match Stats

Home TeamDumbartonAway TeamBrechin
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home15
Away9
Shots on Target
Home8
Away3
Corners
Home10
Away4
Fouls
Home11
Away11

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Dumbarton 2, Brechin City 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Dumbarton 2, Brechin City 1.

  3. Booking

    James Dale (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  4. Post update

    David Wilson (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Post update

    Foul by James Dale (Brechin City).

  6. Post update

    Foul by Kyle Hutton (Dumbarton).

  7. Post update

    Finn Graham (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  8. Substitution

    Substitution, Brechin City. Isaac Layne replaces Kalvin Orsi.

  9. Goal!

    Goal! Dumbarton 2, Brechin City 1. Dimitris Froxylias (Dumbarton) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Christian Nade.

  10. Post update

    Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Sam Wardrop.

  11. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Kalvin Orsi (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  12. Post update

    Foul by Dougie Hill (Dumbarton).

  13. Post update

    Kalvin Orsi (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  14. Post update

    Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Christopher McLaughlin.

  15. Goal!

    Goal! Dumbarton 1, Brechin City 1. Mark Stewart (Dumbarton) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Christian Nade.

  16. Post update

    Corner, Dumbarton. Conceded by Graeme Smith.

  17. Post update

    Attempt saved. Dimitris Froxylias (Dumbarton) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  18. Post update

    Corner, Dumbarton. Conceded by Sean Crighton.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, Brechin City. Euan Spark replaces Connor McLennan.

  20. Post update

    Attempt missed. Dougie Hill (Dumbarton) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.