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Livingston 0-0 Dunfermline Athletic

Jordan Thompson was sent off as Livingston and Dunfermline Athletic drew to move closer to Scottish Championship leaders St Mirren.

Livi's Thompson saw red for a challenge on Andy Ryan midway through the second half.

The hosts threatened through Nicky Cadden, his shot curling into goalkeeper Lee Robinson's arms

The Pars also had chances with Declan McManus, Nicky Clark and James Craigen having efforts.

Livingston now sit second after overtaking Dundee United on goal difference with the Pars six points behind having moved above Greenock Morton on goal difference.

Livi have a game in hand, while United and Morton have two.

Line-ups

Livingston

Formation 3-5-2

  • 1Alexander
  • 31Gallagher
  • 26Halkett
  • 4Lithgow
  • 23De Vita
  • 6ByrneBooked at 25minsSubstituted forBoydat 26'minutes
  • 8Pittman
  • 24ThompsonBooked at 69mins
  • 11Cadden
  • 18MillerSubstituted forMcMillanat 72'minutes
  • 9HardieSubstituted forRobinsonat 81'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2McMillan
  • 3Longridge
  • 5Buchanan
  • 7Mullin
  • 10Boyd
  • 17Robinson
  • 20Maley

Dunfermline

Formation 4-4-2

  • 25Robinson
  • 2Williamson
  • 4MvotoBooked at 35mins
  • 6Ashcroft
  • 14Talbot
  • 28Craigen
  • 31BeadlingBooked at 41mins
  • 16RyanSubstituted forArmstrongat 72'minutes
  • 26VincentBooked at 42mins
  • 9McManus
  • 10Clark

Substitutes

  • 5Morris
  • 8Wedderburn
  • 11Cardle
  • 12Armstrong
  • 17Aird
  • 20Gill
  • 27Shiels
Referee:
Greg Aitken
Attendance:
1,579

Match Stats

Home TeamLivingstonAway TeamDunfermline
Possession
Home42%
Away58%
Shots
Home4
Away17
Shots on Target
Home1
Away5
Corners
Home4
Away8
Fouls
Home18
Away10

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Livingston 0, Dunfermline Athletic 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Livingston 0, Dunfermline Athletic 0.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Declan McManus (Dunfermline Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

  4. Post update

    Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Alan Lithgow.

  5. Post update

    Attempt missed. Nicky Clark (Dunfermline Athletic) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

  6. Post update

    Ryan Williamson (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  7. Post update

    Foul by Nicky Cadden (Livingston).

  8. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Tom Beadling (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  9. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Ryan Williamson (Dunfermline Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  10. Post update

    Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Ryan Williamson.

  11. Post update

    Attempt missed. Tom Beadling (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

  12. Post update

    Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Craig Halkett.

  13. Post update

    James Vincent (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Nicky Cadden (Livingston).

  15. Substitution

    Substitution, Livingston. Scott Robinson replaces Ryan Hardie.

  16. Post update

    Nicky Clark (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Declan Gallagher (Livingston).

  18. Post update

    Attempt saved. James Craigen (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  19. Post update

    Ryan Williamson (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Nicky Cadden (Livingston).

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1St Mirren24173445242154
2Livingston23117536251140
3Dundee Utd2212463026440
4Dunfermline2497839281134
5Morton2297632221034
6Queen of Sth239683733433
7Inverness CT238693028230
8Falkirk2468102739-1226
9Dumbarton2248101530-1520
10Brechin2304191854-364
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