Scottish League Two
Annan Athletic2Arbroath2

Annan Athletic 2-2 Arbroath

Arbroath came back from two goals down to secure a draw against League Two leaders Annan Athletic at Galabank.

Peter Weatherson's left-foot strike swept past Arbroath goalkeeper Allan Fleming for his ninth of the season.

The hosts got their second when Smart Osadolor smashed in his eighth goal of the season.

The visitors replied through Robert Linn before he turned provider for Greg Rutherford to slot his shot into the bottom-right corner.

The result sends Arbroath level on points with Berwick in ninth with goal-difference separating the two, with Annan remaining top with a three-point gap above Clyde.

Line-ups

Annan Athletic

  • 1Hart
  • 5Watson
  • 2Black
  • 3Swinglehurst
  • 7Omar
  • 10ToddSubstituted forFinnieat 85'minutes
  • 6SloanSubstituted forMcColmat 89'minutes
  • 8Flynn
  • 4McNiff
  • 9Weatherson
  • 11Osadolor

Substitutes

  • 12Currie
  • 14McColm
  • 15McStay
  • 16McDonald
  • 17Watson
  • 18Finnie
  • 21Park

Arbroath

  • 1Fleming
  • 2Wilson
  • 4Watson
  • 5Munro
  • 3Lowdon
  • 10AlvarezSubstituted forClarkeat 45'minutes
  • 6Whatley
  • 8Gold
  • 11Ramsay
  • 7Linn
  • 9Rutherford

Substitutes

  • 12Grehan
  • 14Clarke
  • 15Reid
  • 16McWalter
  • 17Hester
  • 21Brodie
Referee:
Steven Kirkland
Attendance:
424

Match Stats

Home TeamAnnan AthleticAway TeamArbroath
Possession
Home46%
Away54%
Shots
Home15
Away11
Shots on Target
Home5
Away5
Corners
Home4
Away10
Fouls
Home8
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Annan Athletic 2, Arbroath 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Annan Athletic 2, Arbroath 2.

Attempt saved. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Stuart McColm.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Stuart McColm replaces Steve Sloan.

Attempt missed. Greg Rutherford (Arbroath) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Annan Athletic. Ryan Finnie replaces Josh Todd.

Attempt missed. Andy Munro (Arbroath) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Steven Swinglehurst.

Attempt missed. Peter Watson (Annan Athletic) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

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

Foul by David Gold (Arbroath).

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 2, Arbroath 2. Greg Rutherford (Arbroath) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Bobby Linn following a set piece situation.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Rabin Omar.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Steven Swinglehurst.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Rabin Omar.

Attempt blocked. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

Foul by Smart Osadolor (Annan Athletic).

Jordan Lowdon (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Steven Swinglehurst (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Greg Rutherford (Arbroath).

Attempt missed. Peter Weatherson (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Steven Swinglehurst (Annan Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Greg Rutherford (Arbroath).

Attempt saved. Greg Rutherford (Arbroath) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 2, Arbroath 1. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Andy Munro.

Goal!

Goal! Annan Athletic 2, Arbroath 0. Smart Osadolor (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Craig Wilson.

Attempt blocked. Rabin Omar (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the left from a direct free kick.

Darren Ramsay (Arbroath) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Peter Watson (Annan Athletic).

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Peter Watson.

Attempt missed. Josh Todd (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Josh Todd (Annan Athletic) hits the right post with a right footed shot from the centre of the box.

Corner, Annan Athletic. Conceded by Jordan Lowdon.

Attempt missed. Matthew Flynn (Annan Athletic) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Bobby Linn (Arbroath) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Peter Weatherson (Annan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Second Half

Second Half begins Annan Athletic 1, Arbroath 0.

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