Scottish League Two
Annan Athletic2Elgin1

Annan Athletic 2-1 Elgin City

Annan moved up to third in League Two after scoring two late goals to come from behind and beat 10-man Elgin.

The visitors deservedly took the lead when Shane Sutherland headed beyond Annan goalkeeper Kenny Arthur.

However, with 10 minutes left, Elgin 'keeper Raymond Jellema was sent off for bringing down Matt Flynn and Scott Davidson converted the penalty.

Jim Chapman's men broke Elgin hearts when Kenny MacKay popped up to claim a valuable three points for the hosts.

Line-ups

Annan Athletic

  • 1Arthur
  • 8Brannan
  • 11LoveSubstituted forMoffatat 71'minutes
  • 3McNiff
  • 5Swinglehurst
  • 4Watson
  • 2Sloan
  • 6Flynn
  • 10Todd
  • 7DavidsonSubstituted forBradleyat 90+4'minutes
  • 9Mackay

Substitutes

  • 12Bradley
  • 14Brown
  • 15Graham
  • 16Moffat
  • 17Mitchell
  • 18Anderson
  • 19Caldwell

Elgin

  • 1JellemaBooked at 77mins
  • 2Niven
  • 3McMullen
  • 4Crighton
  • 5DuffBooked at 90mins
  • 6Nicolson
  • 10Sutherland
  • 8HarkinsSubstituted forMckenzieat 87'minutes
  • 7Gunn
  • 9WynessSubstituted forBlackat 78'minutes
  • 11Urquhart

Substitutes

  • 12McKinnon
  • 14Beveridge
  • 15Mckenzie
  • 16Khutsishvili
  • 21Black
Referee:
Alan Newlands
Attendance:
401

Match Stats

Home TeamAnnan AthleticAway TeamElgin
Possession
Home46%
Away54%
Shots
Home13
Away7
Shots on Target
Home5
Away5
Corners
Home8
Away2
Fouls
Home9
Away5

Live Text

Match ends, Annan Athletic 2, Elgin City 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Annan Athletic 2, Elgin City 1.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Peter Bradley replaces Scott Davidson.

Booking

Jamie Duff (Elgin City) is shown the yellow card.

Josh Todd (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jamie Duff (Elgin City).

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Allen Mckenzie replaces Paul Harkins.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Samuel Urquhart.

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 2, Elgin City 1. Kenneth Mackay (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.

Mark Nicolson (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic).

Attempt missed. Jordan Moffat (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 1, Elgin City 1. Scott Davidson (Annan Athletic) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Elgin City. Stuart Black replaces Dennis Wyness.

Dismissal

Raymond Jellema (Elgin City) is shown the red card for a bad foul.

Penalty Annan Athletic. Matthew Flynn draws a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty conceded by Raymond Jellema (Elgin City) after a foul in the penalty area.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Jordan Moffat replaces Ally Love.

Attempt saved. Shane Sutherland (Elgin City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt missed. Kieran Brannan (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

Attempt saved. Ally Love (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Craig Gunn (Elgin City) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left from a direct free kick.

Paul Harkins (Elgin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Peter Watson (Annan Athletic).

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 0, Elgin City 1. Shane Sutherland (Elgin City) header from the left side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by David Niven with a cross.

Attempt blocked. Ally Love (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Paul Harkins (Elgin City) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Corner, Elgin City. Conceded by Kenny Arthur.

Attempt saved. Paul Harkins (Elgin City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt saved. Peter Watson (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Sean Crighton.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Paul McMullen.

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

Foul by Kenneth Mackay (Annan Athletic).

Attempt missed. Josh Todd (Annan Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Second Half

Second Half begins Annan Athletic 0, Elgin City 0.

Half Time

First Half ends, Annan Athletic 0, Elgin City 0.

Foul by Peter Watson (Annan Athletic).

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

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by David Niven.

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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