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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

  • 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

  • 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

Match ends, Livingston 0, Dunfermline Athletic 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Livingston 0, Dunfermline Athletic 0.

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

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Alan Lithgow.

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

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

Foul by Nicky Cadden (Livingston).

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

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

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Ryan Williamson.

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

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Craig Halkett.

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

Foul by Nicky Cadden (Livingston).

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Scott Robinson replaces Ryan Hardie.

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

Foul by Declan Gallagher (Livingston).

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

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

Foul by Nicky Cadden (Livingston).

Substitution

Substitution, Dunfermline Athletic. Daniel Armstrong replaces Andy Ryan.

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Jack McMillan replaces Lee Miller.

Lee Ashcroft (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ryan Hardie (Livingston).

Dismissal

Jordan Thompson (Livingston) is shown the red card.

Andy Ryan (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jordan Thompson (Livingston).

Attempt missed. Nicky Clark (Dunfermline Athletic) header from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Nicky Cadden.

Attempt blocked. Declan McManus (Dunfermline Athletic) header from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Jordan Thompson.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Nicky Cadden.

Attempt saved. Declan McManus (Dunfermline Athletic) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Declan Gallagher.

Attempt blocked. Declan McManus (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Hand ball by Jordan Thompson (Livingston).

Lee Miller (Livingston) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jean-Yves Mvoto (Dunfermline Athletic).

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Scott Pittman.

Foul by Steven Boyd (Livingston).

goal

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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