Falkirk 1-1 Airdrie United

Falkirk continue to search for their first home win of the season after being pegged back against Airdrie United.

The Bairns took the lead when Stewart Murdoch converted a 35th-minute penalty, awarded after David Lilley had fouled Sean Higgins.

Alan Cook slotted home from close range to level matters midway through the second half.

Airdrie's Jamie Bain fired wide and Falkirk defender Darren Dods headed straight at goalkeeper Kenny Arthur as both sides chased a winner.

Falkirk: McGovern, Duffie, Dods, Flynn, Kingsley, Haworth, Faulds, Murdoch, Weatherston (Alston 84), Taylor, Higgins. Subs Not Used: Bowman, McGeever, Dale Fulton, Leahy.

Booked: Murdoch.

Goals: Murdoch 35 pen.

Airdrie Utd: Arthur, Hart, MacDonald, Lilley, Evans, Bain, Lynch, Blockley, Cook (Watt 79), John Boyle (McLaren 57), Donnelly (Brown 68). Subs Not Used: Duncan, Barclay.

Booked: Evans, Lynch, Lilley, Arthur.

Goals: Cook 68.

Att: 2,951

Ref: Steven McLean