Brechin came back from from two goals down to beat second-placed Dunfermline.

Lewis Martin picked out Lawrence Shankland who scored his second goal in three games, then Ryan Wallace scored his ninth this term after outpacing the hosts' defence.

Brechin hit back through Derek Carcary, then levelled when Andrew Jackson scored from close range on the hour mark.

Darren Petrie secured the points when he fired through a crowd of players.

Lineup, Bookings (8) & Substitutions (6)

Brechin City

  • 01 Smith
  • 02 McLean
  • 03 Brown Booked
  • 06 McLauchlan (Carcary - 45' )
  • 05 Moyes
  • 04 Hay
  • 07 Ferguson (Robb - 83' )
  • 08 Molloy Booked (Walker - 45' Booked )
  • 09 Jackson
  • 10 Petrie Booked
  • 11 Barr

Substitutes

  • 12 Carcary
  • 14 Jackson
  • 15 Walker
  • 16 Robb
  • 21 Nelson

Dunfermline

  • 01 Scully
  • 02 Williamson
  • 03 Whittle
  • 06 Geggan Booked
  • 04 Martin
  • 05 Young
  • 07 Byrne (Spence - 71' )
  • 08 Husband Booked (Thomson - 85' )
  • 11 Shankland (Moore - 76' )
  • 09 Wallace Booked
  • 10 Falkingham Booked

Substitutes

  • 12 Moore
  • 14 Millen
  • 15 Page
  • 16 Thomson
  • 17 Spence
  • 18 Drummond
  • 20 Goodfellow
Ref: Greg Aitken
Att: 854

Match Stats

Shots

11 14

On target

7 5

Corners

4 9

Fouls

14 11

Live Text Commentary

Full time

Full Time Match ends, Brechin City 3, Dunfermline Athletic 2.

90:00 +2:40 Full time

Full Time Second Half ends, Brechin City 3, Dunfermline Athletic 2.

90:00 +2:32

Foul by Allan Walker (Brechin City).

90:00 +2:32

Kerr Young (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

90:00 +1:46

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Allan Walker.

90:00 +1:14

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Jonathan Brown.

88:04 Goal scored

Goal! Goal! Brechin City 3, Dunfermline Athletic 2. Darren Petrie (Brechin City) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Andy Jackson.

84:44 Substitution

Substitution Substitution, Dunfermline Athletic. Ryan Thomson replaces Stephen Husband.

83:40 Booking

Booking Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

83:36

Bobby Barr (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

83:36

Foul by Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic).

82:07 Substitution

Substitution Substitution, Brechin City. Steven Robb replaces Ryan Ferguson.

79:51

Attempt saved. Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

79:09

Foul by Derek Carcary (Brechin City).

79:09

Josh Falkingham (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the left wing.

77:54

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Paul McLean.

75:43 Substitution

Substitution Substitution, Dunfermline Athletic. Jordan Moore replaces Lawrence Shankland.

73:36 Booking

Booking Stephen Husband (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

73:32

Bobby Barr (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

73:32

Foul by Stephen Husband (Dunfermline Athletic).

72:56 Booking

Booking Jonathan Brown (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

72:46

Hand ball by Jonathan Brown (Brechin City).

70:38 Substitution

Substitution Substitution, Dunfermline Athletic. Lewis Spence replaces Shaun Byrne.

69:54

Attempt saved. Bobby Barr (Brechin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

68:10

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Jonathan Brown.

67:23

Attempt blocked. Bobby Barr (Brechin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

66:33 Booking

Booking Allan Walker (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

66:29

Foul by Allan Walker (Brechin City).

66:29

Josh Falkingham (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

66:16

Paul McLean (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

66:16

Foul by Stephen Husband (Dunfermline Athletic).

64:42

Attempt missed. Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

63:52

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

62:30

Foul by Paul McLean (Brechin City).

62:30

Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

60:17 Goal scored

Goal! Goal! Brechin City 2, Dunfermline Athletic 2. Andy Jackson (Brechin City) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box to the top left corner. Assisted by Bobby Barr.

59:42

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Ryan Williamson.

59:02

Attempt missed. Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

57:14

Foul by Andy Jackson (Brechin City).

57:14

Stephen Husband (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

56:27 Goal scored

Goal! Goal! Brechin City 1, Dunfermline Athletic 2. Derek Carcary (Brechin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Bobby Barr.

56:10

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

53:24 Goal scored

Goal! Goal! Brechin City 0, Dunfermline Athletic 2. Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic) left footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Stephen Husband.

52:50

Attempt saved. Lawrence Shankland (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the centre of the goal.

52:18

Attempt saved. Bobby Barr (Brechin City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

51:29

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Ryan Williamson.

48:43

Delay in match Stephen Husband (Dunfermline Athletic) because of an injury.

46:15

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Graham Hay.

45:28

Foul by Paul McLean (Brechin City).

45:28

Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the left wing.

45:15

Attempt blocked. Allan Walker (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

45:00

Second Half begins Brechin City 0, Dunfermline Athletic 1.

45:00 Substitution

Substitution Substitution, Brechin City. Allan Walker replaces Craig Molloy.

45:00 Substitution

Substitution Substitution, Brechin City. Derek Carcary replaces Gerry McLauchlan.

45:00 +1:37 Half time

Half Time First Half ends, Brechin City 0, Dunfermline Athletic 1.

45:00 +0:29

Attempt blocked. Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic) header from the centre of the box is blocked.

42:30

Attempt missed. Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the left.

41:44

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Ryan Williamson.

40:46

Foul by Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic).

40:46

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

39:01 Booking

Booking Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

39:00

Bobby Barr (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

38:57

Foul by Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic).

36:59

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

35:38

Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Kerr Young.

34:15

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Graham Hay.

33:35

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Gerry McLauchlan.

32:33 Booking

Booking Craig Molloy (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

32:24

Alex Whittle (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

32:24

Foul by Craig Molloy (Brechin City).

31:33

Lewis Martin (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

31:33

Foul by Ryan Ferguson (Brechin City).

30:02 Goal scored

Goal! Goal! Brechin City 0, Dunfermline Athletic 1. Lawrence Shankland (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Lewis Martin.

29:32

Foul by Darren Petrie (Brechin City).

29:32

Lawrence Shankland (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

28:23

Attempt saved. Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

26:16

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Gerry McLauchlan.

26:02

Attempt blocked. Shaun Byrne (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

22:24 Booking

Booking Darren Petrie (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

22:16

Foul by Darren Petrie (Brechin City).

22:16

Stephen Husband (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

19:38

Attempt blocked. Lawrence Shankland (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

19:08

Ryan Ferguson (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

19:08

Foul by Alex Whittle (Dunfermline Athletic).

18:00

Bobby Barr (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

18:00

Foul by Shaun Byrne (Dunfermline Athletic).

16:23

Foul by Gerry McLauchlan (Brechin City).

16:23

Shaun Byrne (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

16:00

Bobby Barr (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

15:56

Foul by Lewis Martin (Dunfermline Athletic).

14:59

Attempt blocked. Lawrence Shankland (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is blocked.

14:35

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Darren Petrie.

12:13 Booking

Booking Josh Falkingham (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

12:06

Bobby Barr (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

12:06

Foul by Josh Falkingham (Dunfermline Athletic).

10:36

Attempt missed. Stephen Husband (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

10:24

Foul by Paul McLean (Brechin City).

10:24

Shaun Byrne (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

9:54

Attempt saved. Andy Jackson (Brechin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

7:13

Foul by Craig Molloy (Brechin City).

7:13

Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

6:22

Jonathan Brown (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

6:22

Foul by Josh Falkingham (Dunfermline Athletic).

5:45

Andy Jackson (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

5:45

Foul by Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic).

1:36

Attempt missed. Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the box is high and wide to the right.

0:00

First Half begins.

0:00

Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

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