Scottish League Two
East Fife1Stirling1

East Fife 1-1 Stirling Albion

East Fife dropped to second in League Two after being held at home by struggling Stirling.

Nathan Austin gave the home side the lead when he lobbed in the opening goal.

Stirling were level when Willie Robertson fired right-footed into the bottom left corner of the goal.

East Fife pushed for a winning goal but had to settle a point which saw them surrender top spot to Annan, who were 2-0 winners at Arbroath.

Line-ups

East Fife

  • 1Goodfellow
  • 12O'KaneSubstituted forNaysmithat 82'minutes
  • 17Kerr
  • 5Page
  • 16Mercer
  • 2MullenSubstituted forWalkerat 69'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 3Slattery
  • 7MurraySubstituted forBrownat 56'minutes
  • 11Wilkie
  • 10Smith
  • 9Austin

Substitutes

  • 6Walker
  • 8Brown
  • 14MacGregor
  • 15Naysmith
  • 18Sutherland
  • 19MacDonald
  • 21McGovern

Stirling

  • 1Smith
  • 4McGeachie
  • 6McMillan
  • 5Smith
  • 2MazelBooked at 79mins
  • 10ComrieBooked at 44mins
  • 8RobertsonBooked at 90mins
  • 3ForsythBooked at 30mins
  • 7LanderSubstituted forLamontat 71'minutes
  • 9Doris
  • 11Cunningham

Substitutes

  • 12Hamilton
  • 14Lamont
  • 15Smith
  • 16McNab
  • 17Binnie
  • 18Kavanagh
  • 19McAllister
Referee:
Gavin Duncan
Attendance:
673

Match Stats

Home TeamEast FifeAway TeamStirling
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home8
Away10
Shots on Target
Home2
Away2
Corners
Home5
Away7
Fouls
Home15
Away15

Live Text

Match ends, East Fife 1, Stirling Albion 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, East Fife 1, Stirling Albion 1.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Ross McMillan.

Dismissal

Second yellow card to Willie Robertson (Stirling Albion) for a bad foul.

Nathan Austin (East Fife) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Willie Robertson (Stirling Albion).

Attempt blocked. Kyle Wilkie (East Fife) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Booking

Allan Walker (East Fife) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Allan Walker (East Fife).

Sandy Cunningham (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Booking

Willie Robertson (Stirling Albion) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Ross Brown (East Fife) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Willie Robertson (Stirling Albion).

Jason Kerr (East Fife) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ross McMillan (Stirling Albion).

Attempt blocked. Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Scott Mercer (East Fife).

Steven Doris (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Gary Naysmith replaces Declan O'Kane.

Attempt missed. Steven Doris (Stirling Albion) left footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the left following a set piece situation.

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Jason Kerr.

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Jonathan Page.

Booking

Aurelien Mazel (Stirling Albion) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Kevin Smith (East Fife) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Aurelien Mazel (Stirling Albion).

Hand ball by Willie Robertson (Stirling Albion).

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Scott Mercer.

Kyle Wilkie (East Fife) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Willie Robertson (Stirling Albion).

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Kevin Smith.

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Jason Kerr.

Attempt blocked. Steven Doris (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Patrick Slattery (East Fife).

Mark Lamont (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Patrick Slattery (East Fife).

Willie Robertson (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Ross McMillan.

Substitution

Substitution, Stirling Albion. Mark Lamont replaces Kyle Lander.

Corner, East Fife. Conceded by Willie Robertson.

Substitution

Substitution, East Fife. Allan Walker replaces Fraser Mullen.

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