Scottish Cup - Fourth Round - Replay
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Forfar Athletic win 4-3 on penalties

Forfar Athletic 3-3 Brechin City (aet) 4-3 pens

Forfar triumphed on penalties to settle a thrilling clash against Brechin and set up a Scottish Cup fifth-round tie at home to St Johnstone.

Andy Jackson fired Brechin ahead but Chris Templeman headed the hosts level.

City led again when Alan Trouten converted a penalty before Gavin Malin equalised in the 85th minute.

Brechin hit first in extra time through Allan Walker, only for Templeman to score and force a penalty shoot-out, where Forfar were victorious.

Line-ups

Forfar

  • 1Douglas
  • 2McCabeSubstituted forMalinat 58'minutes
  • 3Campbell
  • 6Fusco
  • 4Faeroe
  • 5Dods
  • 7Kader
  • 8Dale
  • 10SwankieSubstituted forSmithat 54'minutes
  • 9Templeman
  • 11FotheringhamSubstituted forMcManusat 72'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Campbell
  • 14Andrews
  • 15McManus
  • 16Malin
  • 17Hay
  • 18Smith
  • 19Hill

Brechin

  • 1Smith
  • 2Jackson
  • 3BrownBooked at 74mins
  • 8Molloy
  • 4Hay
  • 5McLaughlanBooked at 120mins
  • 6PetrieBooked at 43mins
  • 11RobbSubstituted forWalkerat 69'minutes
  • 9JacksonSubstituted forDonnellyat 112'minutes
  • 7Trouten
  • 10CarcarySubstituted forBarrat 80'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Walker
  • 14Cameron
  • 15Donnelly
  • 16McLean
  • 17Barr
  • 19Nelson
Referee:
John McKendrick
Attendance:
811

Match Stats

Home TeamForfarAway TeamBrechin
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home16
Away15
Shots on Target
Home5
Away9
Corners
Home14
Away8
Fouls
Home19
Away25

Live Text

Match ends, Forfar Athletic 3(4), Brechin City 3(3).

Penalties over

Penalty Shootout ends, Forfar Athletic 3(4), Brechin City 3(3).

Goal!

Goal! Forfar Athletic 3(4), Brechin City 3(3). Craig Smith (Forfar Athletic) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the high centre of the goal.

Penalty saved! Alan Trouten (Brechin City) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom right corner.

Penalty saved! Iain Campbell (Forfar Athletic) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Forfar Athletic 3(3), Brechin City 3(3). Graham Hay (Brechin City) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the high centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Forfar Athletic 3(3), Brechin City 3(2). Gary Fusco (Forfar Athletic) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Forfar Athletic 3(2), Brechin City 3(2). Alan Trouten (Brechin City) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Forfar Athletic 3(2), Brechin City 3(1). Gavin Malin (Forfar Athletic) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Forfar Athletic 3(1), Brechin City 3(1). Steven Jackson (Brechin City) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the high centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Forfar Athletic 3(1), Brechin City 3. Paul McManus (Forfar Athletic) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

Penalty saved! Jonathan Brown (Brechin City) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom right corner.

Penalties in progress

Penalty Shootout begins Forfar Athletic 3, Brechin City 3.

Second Half Extra Time ends, Forfar Athletic 3, Brechin City 3.

Booking

Gerry McLaughlan (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

Omar Kader (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Gerry McLaughlan (Brechin City).

Attempt saved. Alan Trouten (Brechin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Attempt blocked. Darren Dods (Forfar Athletic) header from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Steven Jackson.

Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Steven Jackson.

Darren Dods (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Graham Hay (Brechin City).

Alan Trouten (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Omar Kader (Forfar Athletic).

Attempt missed. Darren Petrie (Brechin City) left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is too high.

Attempt saved. Ryan Donnelly (Brechin City) header from very close range is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Ryan Donnelly replaces Andy Jackson because of an injury.

Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Graeme Smith.

Paul McManus (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Jonathan Brown (Brechin City).

Goal!

Goal! Forfar Athletic 3, Brechin City 3. Christopher Templeman (Forfar Athletic) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.

Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Steven Jackson.

Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Darren Petrie.

Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Jonathan Brown.

Second Half Extra Time begins Forfar Athletic 2, Brechin City 3.

First Half Extra Time ends, Forfar Athletic 2, Brechin City 3.

Attempt saved. Andy Jackson (Brechin City) left footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the left is saved in the bottom right corner.

Foul by Gary Fusco (Forfar Athletic).

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

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