Scottish League Two
East Stirling2Montrose2

East Stirlingshire 2-2 Montrose

East Stirlingshire slipped out of the play-off places as they twice surrendered a lead against 10-man Montrose at Ochilview Park.

Callum Gallagher scored his first goal of the season to fire the hosts into a seventh minute lead.

Gary Wood levelled, turning in Alan Campbell's cross, before Iain Thomson lashed Shire back in front.

Graham Webster curled in a great equaliser and the visitors held on despite Terry Masson's red card.

Line-ups

East Stirling

  • 1Hay
  • 2Herd
  • 3MaxwellBooked at 44mins
  • 6Thomson
  • 4Townsley
  • 5BolochoweckyjBooked at 85mins
  • 7GlasgowSubstituted forGreenhillat 71'minutes
  • 8O'DonoghueSubstituted forMacGregorat 72'minutes
  • 10McKechnieSubstituted forTurnerat 45'minutes
  • 9Gallagher
  • 11Wright

Substitutes

  • 12Turner
  • 14Quinn
  • 15MacGregor
  • 16Greenhill
  • 17Gordon
  • 18Tapping
  • 19Devlin

Montrose

  • 1McKenzie
  • 2MassonBooked at 74mins
  • 8Watson
  • 6WebsterSubstituted forMcIntoshat 85'minutes
  • 4Campbell
  • 5JohnstonSubstituted forCrawfordat 64'minutes
  • 7Johnston
  • 11ReidSubstituted forGrayat 67'minutes
  • 10Deasley
  • 9Wood
  • 3Bell

Substitutes

  • 12Gray
  • 14Bonar
  • 15Sturrock
  • 16McIntosh
  • 17Crawford
  • 21Wood
Referee:
Kevin Graham
Attendance:
244

Match Stats

Home TeamEast StirlingAway TeamMontrose
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home16
Away9
Shots on Target
Home6
Away6
Corners
Home15
Away4
Fouls
Home19
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, East Stirling 2, Montrose 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, East Stirling 2, Montrose 2.

Foul by Kevin Turner (East Stirling).

Alan Campbell (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Alan Campbell.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Alan Campbell.

Foul by Michael Bolochoweckyj (East Stirling).

Garry Wood (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Chris Townsley (East Stirling).

Alan Campbell (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Alan Campbell.

Attempt blocked. Max Wright (East Stirling) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

Foul by David Greenhill (East Stirling).

Garry Wood (Montrose) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Alan Campbell.

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. Ricky McIntosh replaces Graham Webster.

Booking

Michael Bolochoweckyj (East Stirling) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Michael Bolochoweckyj (East Stirling).

Garry Wood (Montrose) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Chris Townsley (East Stirling) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the top right corner.

Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Craig Bell.

Foul by Max Wright (East Stirling).

Scott Johnston (Montrose) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Attempt saved. David Gray (Montrose) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. David Greenhill (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Dismissal

Terry Masson (Montrose) is shown the red card.

Max Wright (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Terry Masson (Montrose).

Attempt missed. Calum Gallagher (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top left corner.

Attempt saved. Paul Watson (Montrose) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. Graeme MacGregor replaces Ross O'Donoghue.

Substitution

Substitution, East Stirling. David Greenhill replaces Jamie Glasgow.

Jamie Glasgow (East Stirling) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box.

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. David Gray replaces Jamie Reid.

Substitution

Substitution, Montrose. Jonathan Crawford replaces Luke Johnston.

Attempt missed. Calum Gallagher (East Stirling) header from the centre of the box misses to the right following a set piece situation.

Booking

Terry Masson (Montrose) is shown the yellow card.

Max Wright (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Terry Masson (Montrose).

Foul by Kevin Turner (East Stirling).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLGDPts
1Peterhead189631633
2Clyde18945231
3Annan Athletic17845628
4Albion18756426
5East Stirling18756-126
6Stirling17746125
7Montrose18657-223
8Berwick18648422
9Elgin17557-120
10Queen's Park171412-297
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