Scottish Championship
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Brechin City 0-1 Dumbarton

Bottom side Brechin City's winless run in the Scottish Championship continued as Dumbarton secured victory with a late own goal at Glebe Park.

Brechin, with two draws this season, are now seven points behind Falkirk.

The hosts' Mark Stewart twice netted from offside positions in a scoreless first half.

And Willie Dyer's own goal from Christopher McLaughlin's cross gave the Sons a win that puts them four points clear of the second bottom Bairns.

Line-ups

Brechin

Formation 5-3-2

  • 1Smith
  • 15SparkSubstituted forLynasat 86'minutes
  • 20Crighton
  • 2McLean
  • 4Fusco
  • 3Dyer
  • 11Watt
  • 6Dale
  • 21SinclairSubstituted forGrahamat 51'minutes
  • 18Orsi
  • 10LayneSubstituted forMcLennanat 60'minutes

Substitutes

  • 8Graham
  • 12O'Neil
  • 14Lynas
  • 17McLennan
  • 19O'Neil
  • 29Smith

Dumbarton

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Gallacher
  • 12Wardrop
  • 4Dowie
  • 15HillBooked at 19mins
  • 3McLaughlin
  • 6Carswell
  • 14Hutton
  • 7GallagherSubstituted forMorrisonat 60'minutes
  • 10Walsh
  • 17RoySubstituted forWilsonat 77'minutes
  • 9StewartSubstituted forJohnstonat 86'minutes

Substitutes

  • 8Wilson
  • 11Johnston
  • 16Morrison
  • 18Prior
  • 19Ewings
Referee:
Don Robertson
Attendance:
538

Match Stats

Home TeamBrechinAway TeamDumbarton
Possession
Home52%
Away48%
Shots
Home9
Away13
Shots on Target
Home4
Away4
Corners
Home2
Away8
Fouls
Home9
Away11

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Brechin City 0, Dumbarton 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Brechin City 0, Dumbarton 1.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Sean Crighton (Brechin City).

  4. Post update

    Andy Dowie (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Post update

    Attempt missed. Sean Crighton (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

  6. Goal!

    Own Goal by Willie Dyer, Brechin City. Brechin City 0, Dumbarton 1.

  7. Post update

    Willie Dyer (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Greg Morrison (Dumbarton).

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Brechin City. Aron Lynas replaces Euan Spark.

  10. Substitution

    Substitution, Dumbarton. Chris Johnston replaces Mark Stewart.

  11. Post update

    Attempt saved. David Wilson (Dumbarton) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  12. Post update

    Willie Dyer (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Mark Stewart (Dumbarton).

  14. Post update

    Attempt missed. Kalvin Orsi (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

  15. Post update

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  16. Post update

    Delay in match Graeme Smith (Brechin City) because of an injury.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Euan Spark (Brechin City).

  18. Post update

    Greg Morrison (Dumbarton) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, Dumbarton. David Wilson replaces Ally Roy.

  20. Post update

    Attempt missed. Tom Walsh (Dumbarton) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.