Match ends, East Fife 1, Brechin City 3.
Brechin City beat East Fife to leapfrog their rivals in League One.
City hit the front on the half-hour mark when Andy Jackson fired home his eighth of the campaign.
Bobby Barr's low drive gave Brechin hope in the 54th minute, but Ryan Stewart replied with a glancing header on 70 minutes.
Derek Carcary's left-footed strike a minute from time settled the contest and gave Brechin their second win of the season over East Fife.
- 3JohnstoneBooked at 53mins
- 6StewartBooked at 48mins
- 4ThomsonBooked at 57mins
- 7BrownSubstituted forStewartat 56'minutes
- 10ClarkeSubstituted forBuchananat 56'minutes
- 19AustinSubstituted forHendersonat 62'minutes
- 6McLaughlanSubstituted forBarrat 45'minutes
- 4HayBooked at 28mins
- 10DonnellySubstituted forCarcaryat 74'minutes
- 11RobbBooked at 67mins
- Craig Charleston
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, East Fife 1, Brechin City 3.
Goal! East Fife 1, Brechin City 3. Derek Carcary (Brechin City) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Graham Hay.
Foul by Lewis Barr (East Fife).
Andy Jackson (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Attempt missed. Paul McLean (Brechin City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.
Foul by Craig Johnstone (East Fife).
Bobby Barr (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Attempt missed. Alan Trouten (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.
Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Gary Fisher.
Foul by Jonathan Stewart (East Fife).
Craig Molloy (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Blair Henderson (East Fife) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Paul McLean (Brechin City).
Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by James Thomson.
Gary Fisher (East Fife) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Foul by Andy Jackson (Brechin City).
Substitution, Brechin City. Derek Carcary replaces Ryan Donnelly.
Foul by Gary Fisher (East Fife).
Craig Molloy (Brechin City) wins a free kick on the right wing.