Scottish League One
Brechin3East Fife0

Brechin City 3-0 East Fife

Andy Jackson netted his 10th goal of the season as Brechin City eased to victory over Scottish League One rivals East Fife.

Bobby Barr beat Greg Paterson with a low, left-footed strike midway through the first half for the opener.

Jackson received a Steven Robb pass before firing a low drive into the net shortly before the break.

And Robert Thomson sealed the victory with a lob from the left-hand side in the second half.

Line-ups

Brechin

  • 1Smith
  • 2McLean
  • 3Brown
  • 6RobbSubstituted forJacksonat 69'minutes
  • 4Hay
  • 5McLauchlan
  • 7Ferguson
  • 8Walker
  • 10ThomsonSubstituted forCarcaryat 69'minutes
  • 9Jackson
  • 11Barr

Substitutes

  • 12Carcary
  • 14Jackson
  • 15Moyes
  • 16Trouten
  • 17Cameron
  • 21Nelson

East Fife

  • 1Paterson
  • 2Cowan
  • 3Durie
  • 8FisherSubstituted forBrownat 68'minutes
  • 4RutkiewiczSubstituted forStewartat 68'minutes
  • 5Mbu
  • 7McKenzie
  • 6CampbellBooked at 58mins
  • 10Smith
  • 19Buchanan
  • 11WillisSubstituted forStewartat 58'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Thom
  • 14Naysmith
  • 15Stewart
  • 16Stewart
  • 17O'Neill
  • 18Brown
  • 21Shaw
Referee:
Crawford Allan
Attendance:
523

Match Stats

Home TeamBrechinAway TeamEast Fife
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home11
Away15
Shots on Target
Home5
Away7
Corners
Home3
Away6
Fouls
Home12
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Brechin City 3, East Fife 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Brechin City 3, East Fife 0.
Kevin Smith (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Graham Hay (Brechin City).
Foul by Steven Campbell (East Fife).
Andy Jackson (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Attempt missed. Liam Buchanan (East Fife) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right following a set piece situation.
Marc McKenzie (East Fife) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Foul by Jonathan Brown (Brechin City).
Attempt missed. Steven Jackson (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.
Hand ball by Jonathan Stewart (East Fife).
Kevin Smith (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Graham Hay (Brechin City).
Attempt missed. Bobby Barr (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.
Attempt missed. Ryan Stewart (East Fife) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.
Attempt saved. Liam Buchanan (East Fife) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
Ross Brown (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Allan Walker (Brechin City).
Foul by Scott Durie (East Fife).
Allan Walker (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Derek Carcary replaces Robert Thomson.

Substitution

Substitution, Brechin City. Steven Jackson replaces Steven Robb.

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Jonathan Stewart replaces Kevin Rutkiewicz.

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Ross Brown replaces Gary Fisher.
Andy Jackson (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Foul by Ryan Stewart (East Fife).
Attempt blocked. Robert Thomson (Brechin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Marc McKenzie.
Attempt saved. Gary Fisher (East Fife) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Brechin City 3, East Fife 0. Robert Thomson (Brechin City) right footed shot from long range on the left to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Andy Jackson.
Steven Campbell (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Allan Walker (Brechin City).

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Ryan Stewart replaces Paul Willis.

Booking

Steven Campbell (East Fife) is shown the yellow card.
Foul by Steven Campbell (East Fife).
Steven Robb (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Paul Willis (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Jonathan Brown (Brechin City).
Liam Buchanan (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Steven Robb (Brechin City).
Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Kevin Rutkiewicz.
Attempt missed. Steven Campbell (East Fife) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right from a direct free kick.
Liam Buchanan (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Steven Robb (Brechin City).
Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Jonathan Brown.
Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Jonathan Brown.
Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Graeme Smith.
Attempt saved. Liam Buchanan (East Fife) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Second Half

Second Half begins Brechin City 2, East Fife 0.

Half Time

First Half ends, Brechin City 2, East Fife 0.
Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Scott Durie.
Attempt saved. Steven Robb (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Brechin City 2, East Fife 0. Andy Jackson (Brechin City) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Steven Robb.
Attempt saved. Steven Campbell (East Fife) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
Attempt missed. Marc McKenzie (East Fife) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.
Attempt missed. Liam Buchanan (East Fife) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.
Attempt saved. Steven Campbell (East Fife) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Steven Robb.
Attempt missed. Robert Thomson (Brechin City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the left.
Attempt saved. Paul Willis (East Fife) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.
Paul Willis (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLGDPts
1Rangers2322106567
2Dunfermline2314271144
3Ayr231067-136
4Stranraer2110561035
5Brechin249411-631
6Stenhousemuir237610-1327
7Forfar227510126
8East Fife237214-2523
9Arbroath235216-2017
10Airdrieonians234514-2217
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