Scottish League One
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Albion Rovers 0-1 Dunfermline Athletic

Faissal El Bakhtaoui's 30th goal of the season secured victory for Scottish League One champions Dunfermline Athletic against Albion Rovers.

The hosts' Spas Georgiev and Dunfermline's El Bakhtaoui and David Hopkirk had efforts saved and Dunfermline's Ryan Wallace hit a post.

Brad McKay's header was cleared off the Rovers goal-line before El Bakhtaoui converted Joe Cardle's cross late on.

And Cardle also hit the woodwork before the end.

Line-ups

Albion

  • 1Stewart
  • 2Reid
  • 6Dunlop
  • 5Dunlop
  • 3Turnbull
  • 7Georgiev
  • 4Fisher
  • 8Davidson
  • 11LoveBooked at 80mins
  • 10McBride
  • 9ArchibaldBooked at 67minsSubstituted forWillisat 72'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Ferry
  • 14Young
  • 15Kerjean
  • 17Lochhead
  • 18Willis

Dunfermline

  • 1Hutton
  • 2ReidSubstituted forRooneyat 9'minutesBooked at 80mins
  • 4McKay
  • 5Richards-Everton
  • 3TalbotBooked at 78mins
  • 6GegganBooked at 62mins
  • 7Paton
  • 8McCabeBooked at 77mins
  • 11HopkirkSubstituted forMoffatat 82'minutes
  • 10El BakhtaouiBooked at 87mins
  • 9WallaceSubstituted forCardleat 74'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Cardle
  • 14Martin
  • 15Rooney
  • 16Moffat
  • 17Robinson
  • 18Byrne
  • 20Gill
Referee:
Mat Northcroft
Attendance:
1,413

Match Stats

Home TeamAlbionAway TeamDunfermline
Possession
Home40%
Away60%
Shots
Home6
Away10
Shots on Target
Home2
Away5
Corners
Home5
Away7
Fouls
Home8
Away15

Live Text

Match ends, Albion Rovers 0, Dunfermline Athletic 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Albion Rovers 0, Dunfermline Athletic 1.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Paul Willis.

Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Paul Willis (Albion Rovers).

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Ben Richards-Everton.

Joe Cardle (Dunfermline Athletic) hits the left post with a right footed shot from the centre of the box.

Booking

Faissal El Bakhtaoui (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card for excessive celebration.

Goal!

Goal! Albion Rovers 0, Dunfermline Athletic 1. Faissal El Bakhtaoui (Dunfermline Athletic) header from very close range to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Joe Cardle following a fast break.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Ben Richards-Everton.

Attempt saved. Scott McBride (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Dunfermline Athletic. Michael Moffat replaces David Hopkirk.

Booking

Ally Love (Albion Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Shaun Rooney (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Shaun Rooney (Dunfermline Athletic).

Ally Love (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Booking

Jason Talbot (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Paul Willis (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jason Talbot (Dunfermline Athletic).

Booking

Rhys McCabe (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Rhys McCabe (Dunfermline Athletic).

Ally Love (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Rhys McCabe (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Paul Willis (Albion Rovers).

Substitution

Substitution, Dunfermline Athletic. Joe Cardle replaces Ryan Wallace.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Paul Willis replaces Paul Archibald.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Michael Paton.

Attempt blocked. Brad McKay (Dunfermline Athletic) header from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Ross Dunlop.

Booking

Paul Archibald (Albion Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Shaun Rooney (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Paul Archibald (Albion Rovers).

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Shaun Rooney.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Kyle Turnbull.

Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Kyle Turnbull.

Booking

Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Andrew Geggan (Dunfermline Athletic).

Spas Georgiev (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Faissal El Bakhtaoui (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Kyle Turnbull (Albion Rovers).

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