Scottish League One
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Raith Rovers v Brechin City

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Line-ups

Raith Rovers

  • 1Thomson
  • 5Murray
  • 4Davidson
  • 6Benedictus
  • 3Crane
  • 11MilneSubstituted forStevensonat 64'minutes
  • 12MatthewsBooked at 58mins
  • 14WedderburnBooked at 18mins
  • 16Flanagan
  • 9BuchananSubstituted forSmithat 77'minutes
  • 15Nisbet

Substitutes

  • 17Silva
  • 18McKay
  • 19Berry
  • 20Watson
  • 21Stevenson
  • 23Smith
  • 25Valentine

Brechin

  • 1Brennan
  • 6SparkBooked at 28mins
  • 4McGeeverBooked at 45mins
  • 5HillBooked at 42mins
  • 3Burns
  • 14SmithSubstituted forBluesat 77'minutes
  • 8Tapping
  • 12LynasBooked at 52mins
  • 9Jackson
  • 7OrsiBooked at 23mins
  • 23HendrySubstituted forMelinguiat 65'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2McLean
  • 15Morena
  • 16Tapping
  • 17Melingui
  • 19O'Neil
  • 22Blues
Referee:
Graham Beaton
Attendance:
1,495

Match Stats

Home TeamRaith RoversAway TeamBrechin
Possession
Home56%
Away44%
Shots
Home12
Away11
Shots on Target
Home3
Away3
Corners
Home5
Away1
Fouls
Home10
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Raith Rovers 2, Brechin City 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Raith Rovers 2, Brechin City 1.

Attempt missed. Callum Tapping (Brechin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Goal!

Goal! Raith Rovers 2, Brechin City 1. Andrew Jackson (Brechin City) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.

Foul by Euan Murray (Raith Rovers).

Kalvin Orsi (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Goal!

Goal! Raith Rovers 2, Brechin City 0. Kevin Nisbet (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Jack Smith.

Ross Matthews (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Cameron Blues (Brechin City).

Attempt missed. Jack Smith (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Ross Matthews (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Callum Tapping (Brechin City).

Attempt blocked. Ryan Stevenson (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Kyle Benedictus (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Callum Tapping (Brechin City).

Attempt missed. Nathan Flanagan (Raith Rovers) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

Kevin Nisbet (Raith Rovers) hits the bar with a left footed shot from the centre of the box.

Attempt missed. Kalvin Orsi (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Foul by Ross Matthews (Raith Rovers).

Sean Burns (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt saved. Boris Melingui (Brechin City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Cameron Blues replaces Euan Smith.

Substitution

Substitution, Raith Rovers. Jack Smith replaces Liam Buchanan.

Attempt blocked. Ryan Stevenson (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Boris Melingui (Brechin City) hits the bar with a right footed shot from outside the box.

Attempt missed. Aron Lynas (Brechin City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Boris Melingui replaces Callum Hendry.

Substitution

Substitution, Raith Rovers. Ryan Stevenson replaces Lewis Milne.

Foul by Kyle Benedictus (Raith Rovers).

(Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt saved. Euan Murray (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Dougie Hill.

Attempt blocked. Kevin Nisbet (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt saved. Euan Smith (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Kalvin Orsi.

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match Kevin Nisbet (Raith Rovers) because of an injury.

Booking

Ross Matthews (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Sean Burns (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ross Matthews (Raith Rovers).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Arbroath129302791830
2Raith Rovers1265127151223
3East Fife126151715219
4Forfar125341520-518
5Stranraer124351314-115
6Montrose124261321-814
7Airdrieonians124171718-113
8Brechin123451619-313
9Stenhousemuir124081019-912
10Dumbarton123271722-511
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