Scottish Championship
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Dumbarton 0-3 Livingston

Livingston scored three first-half goals to beat Dumbarton and consolidate second place in the Scottish Championship.

Lee Miller rifled home from close range and Ryan Hardie extended the visitors' advantage.

Raffaele De Vita added a third to put Livi out of sight.

Josh Mullin hit the post as the visitors threatened in the second half and the Sons had Aidan Wilson sent off for two bookings.

Livingston move closer to leaders St Mirren, who now have a 12-point advantage, and are seven points in front of Dundee United.

Line-ups

Dumbarton

Formation 4-4-1-1

  • 1Gallacher
  • 30WilsonBooked at 80mins
  • 55BarrBooked at 71mins
  • 15HillBooked at 73mins
  • 22Dick
  • 20FroxyliasSubstituted forStewartat 45'minutes
  • 6CarswellBooked at 63mins
  • 14Hutton
  • 25Stirling
  • 10WalshSubstituted forGallagherat 82'minutes
  • 7GallagherSubstituted forNisbetat 69'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3McLaughlin
  • 5Gallagher
  • 8Wilson
  • 9Stewart
  • 19Ewings
  • 24Nisbet
  • 31Burt

Livingston

Formation 3-5-2

  • 1Alexander
  • 5Buchanan
  • 31GallagherBooked at 74mins
  • 3Longridge
  • 2McMillan
  • 23De VitaSubstituted forThompsonat 61'minutes
  • 8Pittman
  • 6Byrne
  • 11CaddenSubstituted forMullinat 56'minutes
  • 9HardieSubstituted forBoydat 72'minutesBooked at 83mins
  • 18Miller

Substitutes

  • 7Mullin
  • 10Boyd
  • 14Jacobs
  • 17Robinson
  • 20Maley
  • 24Thompson
Referee:
Barry Cook
Attendance:
670

Match Stats

Home TeamDumbartonAway TeamLivingston
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home5
Away21
Shots on Target
Home2
Away6
Corners
Home3
Away10
Fouls
Home10
Away12

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Dumbarton 0, Livingston 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Dumbarton 0, Livingston 3.

  3. Post update

    Corner, Dumbarton. Conceded by Josh Mullin.

  4. Post update

    Steven Boyd (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Dougie Hill (Dumbarton).

  6. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Josh Mullin (Livingston) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  7. Post update

    Attempt saved. Kyle Hutton (Dumbarton) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  8. Post update

    Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Scott Gallacher.

  9. Post update

    Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Kevin Nisbet.

  10. Post update

    Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Scott Gallacher.

  11. Post update

    Attempt saved. Jordan Thompson (Livingston) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

  12. Booking

    Steven Boyd (Livingston) is shown the yellow card.

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Dumbarton. Grant Gallagher replaces Tom Walsh.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Steven Boyd (Livingston).

  15. Post update

    Andy Stirling (Dumbarton) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  16. Post update

    Foul by Steven Boyd (Livingston).

  17. Post update

    Andy Stirling (Dumbarton) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  18. Dismissal

    Second yellow card to Aidan Wilson (Dumbarton) for a bad foul.

  19. Post update

    Jordan Thompson (Livingston) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Aidan Wilson (Dumbarton).

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