Scottish League Two
Elgin2Peterhead4

Elgin City 2-4 Peterhead

Three goals in the first seven minutes of the second half helped Peterhead to a League Two win away to Elgin City.

Andrew Rodgers fired the visitors ahead after 21 minutes then Rory McAllister doubled the lead after half-time.

Peterhead went three up as McAllister fired low into the bottom-left corner.

Dean Cowie put the visitors four goals in front, but a consolation strike from Craig Gunn after 84 minutes was followed by a Sam Urqhart header to make it 4-2.

Line-ups

Elgin

  • 1Jellema
  • 4BeveridgeSubstituted forUrquhartat 59'minutes
  • 3McMullen
  • 8Nicolson
  • 2Niven
  • 5Duff
  • 6Harkins
  • 10Sutherland
  • 9WynessSubstituted forMcKinnonat 80'minutes
  • 7Gunn
  • 11MckenzieSubstituted forMcHardyat 69'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Urquhart
  • 14McKinnon
  • 15Khutsishvili
  • 16McHardy
  • 17Vastano
  • 21Black

Peterhead

  • 1Smith
  • 2Sharp
  • 3RichardsonSubstituted forMcGlincheyat 68'minutes
  • 8Redman
  • 4Noble
  • 5TullyBooked at 70mins
  • 7RodgersSubstituted forMcCannat 66'minutes
  • 6Cowie
  • 11GilfillanBooked at 26minsSubstituted forBuchanat 84'minutes
  • 9McAllister
  • 10Brown

Substitutes

  • 12McGlinchey
  • 14McCann
  • 15McGeever
  • 16Tait
  • 17Buchan
  • 21Jarvie
Referee:
Colin Steven
Attendance:
622

Match Stats

Home TeamElginAway TeamPeterhead
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home13
Away11
Shots on Target
Home5
Away5
Corners
Home6
Away2
Fouls
Home11
Away15

Live Text

Match ends, Elgin City 2, Peterhead 4.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Elgin City 2, Peterhead 4.

Goal!

Goal! Elgin City 2, Peterhead 4. Samuel Urquhart (Elgin City) header from the centre of the box to the top left corner following a set piece situation.

Darryl McHardy (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Dean Cowie (Peterhead).

Shane Sutherland (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Connor McGlinchey (Peterhead).

Foul by Paul McMullen (Elgin City).

Kevin Buchan (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Ross McKinnon (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jordon Brown (Peterhead).

Goal!

Goal! Elgin City 1, Peterhead 4. Craig Gunn (Elgin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top right corner.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Craig Tully.

Craig Gunn (Elgin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Kevin Buchan (Peterhead).

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Kevin Buchan replaces Bryan Gilfillan.

Attempt missed. Rory McAllister (Peterhead) right footed shot from more than 35 yards is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Ross McKinnon replaces Dennis Wyness.

Attempt blocked. Samuel Urquhart (Elgin City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Rory McAllister (Peterhead) hits the bar with a right footed shot from the left side of the box.

Foul by Dean Cowie (Peterhead).

David Niven (Elgin City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Corner, Peterhead. Conceded by David Niven.

Attempt blocked. Jordon Brown (Peterhead) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Craig Tully.

Attempt blocked. Shane Sutherland (Elgin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Booking

Craig Tully (Peterhead) is shown the yellow card.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Darryl McHardy replaces Allen Mckenzie.

Foul by Rory McAllister (Peterhead).

Jamie Duff (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Connor McGlinchey replaces Dean Richardson.

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Ryan McCann replaces Andy Rodgers.

Samuel Urquhart (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Bryan Gilfillan (Peterhead).

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Craig Tully.

Samuel Urquhart (Elgin City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Andy Rodgers (Peterhead).

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Samuel Urquhart replaces Graeme Beveridge.

Attempt missed. Rory McAllister (Peterhead) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left.

Foul by David Niven (Elgin City).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLGDPts
1East Stirling11623220
2Annan Athletic11524317
3Stirling11524-117
4Clyde11524-117
5Peterhead11443216
6Albion11434315
7Montrose10424314
8Elgin11344-113
9Berwick10334412
10Queen's Park11146-147
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