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Livingston 0-0 Falkirk

Livingston midfielder Josh Mullin
Livingston midfielder Josh Mullin had a goal disallowed

Livingston slipped 12 points behind the Scottish Championship leaders St Mirren as they were held to a goalless draw at home by Falkirk.

The hosts had the ball in the net after 21 minutes, but the assistant referee flagged Joshua Mullin offside as he turned in Alan Lithgow's cross.

Livi's Scott Pittman nodded over from Jackson Longridge's cross

Meanwhile, Raffaele De Vita had a late header cleared off the line by Aaron Muirhead.

But Livi had to make do with a second successive goalless draw as St Mirren eased to a 3-1 victory away to Queen of the South.

Falkirk remain seventh, nine points behind Greenock Morton in fourth-place in the race for a promotion play-off place.

Line-ups

Livingston

  • 1Alexander
  • 5Buchanan
  • 26Halkett
  • 4Lithgow
  • 7MullinSubstituted forDe Vitaat 65'minutes
  • 8Pittman
  • 31GallagherBooked at 75mins
  • 14Jacobs
  • 3LongridgeSubstituted forMcMillanat 90+2'minutes
  • 10BoydBooked at 56minsSubstituted forMillerat 68'minutes
  • 9Hardie

Substitutes

  • 2McMillan
  • 11Cadden
  • 17Robinson
  • 18Miller
  • 20Maley
  • 23De Vita
  • 24Thompson

Falkirk

  • 18Hazard
  • 4Muirhead
  • 5Grant
  • 3McGhee
  • 16TumiltySubstituted forKiddat 90'minutes
  • 10Sibbald
  • 21Blair
  • 14LongridgeBooked at 71mins
  • 42RobsonSubstituted forWatsonat 90+1'minutes
  • 22Jakubiak
  • 43NelsonSubstituted forO'Haraat 81'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Thomson
  • 2Kidd
  • 6McKee
  • 7Taiwo
  • 20O'Hara
  • 44Watson
  • 45Welsh
Referee:
Gavin Duncan
Attendance:
1,319

Match Stats

Home TeamLivingstonAway TeamFalkirk
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home3
Away3
Shots on Target
Home0
Away3
Corners
Home5
Away4
Fouls
Home6
Away5

Live Text

Match ends, Livingston 0, Falkirk 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Livingston 0, Falkirk 0.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Lewis Kidd.

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Jack McMillan replaces Jackson Longridge.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Paul Watson replaces Thomas Robson because of an injury.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Lewis Kidd replaces Reghan Tumilty because of an injury.

Gregor Buchanan (Livingston) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Louis Longridge (Falkirk).

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Jordan McGhee.

Substitution

Substitution, Falkirk. Kevin O'Hara replaces Andrew Nelson.

Attempt missed. Ryan Hardie (Livingston) header from the centre of the box misses to the right.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Jordan McGhee.

Booking

Declan Gallagher (Livingston) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Declan Gallagher (Livingston).

Craig Sibbald (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Ryan Hardie (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Thomas Robson (Falkirk).

Booking

Louis Longridge (Falkirk) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Craig Halkett (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Louis Longridge (Falkirk).

Foul by Alan Lithgow (Livingston).

Aaron Muirhead (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Lee Miller replaces Steven Boyd.

Attempt missed. Ryan Hardie (Livingston) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Livingston. Raffaele De Vita replaces Josh Mullin.

Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Jordan McGhee.

Attempt saved. Andrew Nelson (Falkirk) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Booking

Steven Boyd (Livingston) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Steven Boyd (Livingston).

Peter Grant (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Ryan Hardie (Livingston) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top left corner.

Attempt saved. Alex Jakubiak (Falkirk) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Declan Gallagher (Livingston) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Craig Sibbald (Falkirk).

Second Half

Second Half begins Livingston 0, Falkirk 0.

Half Time

First Half ends, Livingston 0, Falkirk 0.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Craig Halkett.

Corner, Falkirk. Conceded by Craig Halkett.

Foul by Ryan Hardie (Livingston).

Peter Grant (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1St Mirren28203552292363
2Livingston28149544281651
3Dundee Utd2513573530544
4Morton291110838281043
5Dunfermline28109940301039
6Queen of Sth28108104140138
7Falkirk28810103140-934
8Inverness CT2687113132-131
9Dumbarton2769121933-1427
10Brechin2704231960-414
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