Match ends, East Stirling 3, Annan Athletic 1.
Nathan Shepherd hit a brace to guide East Stirling to a comfortable win against Annan Athletic.
After Josh Todd hit the bar the visitors went ahead when Smart Osadolor converted from close range.
However, the lead did not last long as Kris Faulds got on the end of Maxwell Wright's pass to level.
Shepherd then took centre stage and scored twice; after latching onto Jonny Court's ball then settling matters after being set up by Faulds.
- 6DonaldsonBooked at 42mins
- 7WrightSubstituted forWallaceat 89'minutes
- 11KayBooked at 24minsSubstituted forCarruthersat 84'minutes
- 1HartBooked at 65mins
- 2BlackSubstituted forWatsonat 64'minutes
- 3SwinglehurstBooked at 82mins
- 6SloanSubstituted forParkat 68'minutes
- 5McColmSubstituted forMcDonaldat 83'minutes
- Mat Northcroft
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, East Stirling 3, Annan Athletic 1.
Attempt missed. Peter Weatherson (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.
Attempt saved. Jonathan Court (East Stirling) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
Attempt saved. Smart Osadolor (Annan Athletic) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Neil McCabe.
Substitution, East Stirling. Michael Wallace replaces Max Wright.
Attempt missed. Greig McDonald (Annan Athletic) header from very close range is close, but misses to the left following a set piece situation.
Foul by Connor Greene (East Stirling).
Josh Todd (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Attempt saved. Nathan Shepherd (East Stirling) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Jordan Hart.
Attempt saved. Kristopher Faulds (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.
Goal! East Stirling 3, Annan Athletic 1. Nathan Shepherd (East Stirling) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Kristopher Faulds.
Substitution, East Stirling. Kyle Carruthers replaces Andrew Kay.
Substitution, Annan Athletic. Greig McDonald replaces Stuart McColm.
Attempt missed. Nathan Shepherd (East Stirling) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high from a direct free kick.
Steven Swinglehurst (Annan Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Neil McCabe (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Steven Swinglehurst (Annan Athletic).