Scottish Cup - Third Round
Edinburgh City1Inverness CT1

Edinburgh force Scottish Cup replay with Inverness after 1-1 draw

Liam Henderson scores
Edinburgh City drew level in the closing stages

Liam Henderson's strike secured Edinburgh City a Scottish Cup replay against Inverness Caledonian Thistle.

Championship side Inverness moved into the lead before half-time when Shaun Rooney headed in Liam Polworth's cross.

The League Two leaders twice threatened an equaliser through Allan Smith before Henderson fired them level late on.

The winner of the replay on 4 December will take on East Kilbride in round four, which will take place over the third weekend in January.

Line-ups

Edinburgh City

  • 1Antell
  • 2Thomson
  • 5Balatoni
  • 22Henderson
  • 3McIntyre
  • 7Smith
  • 4Black
  • 6LairdBooked at 66mins
  • 11TaylorSubstituted forWatsonat 70'minutes
  • 19ShepherdSubstituted forRodgerat 84'minutes
  • 9Henderson

Substitutes

  • 14Rodger
  • 17Hall
  • 18Kennedy
  • 20Watson
  • 21Morton
  • 23Lumsden

Inverness CT

  • 1Ridgers
  • 2RooneySubstituted forTraffordat 74'minutes
  • 5Donaldson
  • 22McKay
  • 6McCart
  • 11Walsh
  • 15Welsh
  • 4Chalmers
  • 7Polworth
  • 9AustinSubstituted forOakleyat 55'minutes
  • 19WhiteSubstituted forMackayat 71'minutes

Substitutes

  • 14Oakley
  • 23Mackay
  • 24Trafford
  • 35Macgregor
  • 37Brown
  • 40Harper
  • 42Hoban
Referee:
David Munro
Attendance:
867

Match Stats

Home TeamEdinburgh CityAway TeamInverness CT
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home7
Away12
Shots on Target
Home4
Away4
Corners
Home7
Away10
Fouls
Home14
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Edinburgh City 1, Inverness CT 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Edinburgh City 1, Inverness CT 1.

Foul by Allan Smith (Edinburgh City).

(Inverness CT) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Inverness CT. Conceded by Conrad Balatoni.

Corner, Edinburgh City. Conceded by Daniel Mackay.

Corner, Edinburgh City. Conceded by Joe Chalmers.

Corner, Edinburgh City. Conceded by Daniel Mackay.

Allan Smith (Edinburgh City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Brad McKay (Inverness CT).

Attempt saved. Tom Walsh (Inverness CT) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top left corner.

Marc Laird (Edinburgh City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by George Oakley (Inverness CT).

Goal!

Goal! Edinburgh City 1, Inverness CT 1. Liam Henderson (Edinburgh City) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.

Allan Smith (Edinburgh City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Charlie Trafford (Inverness CT).

Foul by Blair Henderson (Edinburgh City).

Charlie Trafford (Inverness CT) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Edinburgh City. Gareth Rodger replaces Scott Shepherd.

Corner, Inverness CT. Conceded by Conrad Balatoni.

Attempt blocked. George Oakley (Inverness CT) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Marc Laird (Edinburgh City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by George Oakley (Inverness CT).

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

Foul by Craig Thomson (Edinburgh City).

Sean Welsh (Inverness CT) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Inverness CT. Charlie Trafford replaces Shaun Rooney.

Marc Laird (Edinburgh City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by George Oakley (Inverness CT).

Attempt missed. Allan Smith (Edinburgh City) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, Edinburgh City. Conceded by Coll Donaldson.

Substitution

Substitution, Inverness CT. Daniel Mackay replaces Jordan White.

Substitution

Substitution, Edinburgh City. Adam Watson replaces Graham Taylor.

Hand ball by Scott Shepherd (Edinburgh City).

Allan Smith (Edinburgh City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Coll Donaldson (Inverness CT).

Attempt missed. Sean Welsh (Inverness CT) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right from a direct free kick.

Booking

Marc Laird (Edinburgh City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Marc Laird (Edinburgh City).

Liam Polworth (Inverness CT) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

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