Scottish League One
Raith Rovers2Ayr1

Raith Rovers v Ayr United

Line-ups

Raith Rovers

  • 1Smith
  • 2Thomson
  • 14Davidson
  • 6BenedictusSubstituted forHerronat 19'minutesBooked at 80mins
  • 5Murray
  • 11Barr
  • 12Matthews
  • 8Robertson
  • 10VaughanBooked at 33mins
  • 7SpenceSubstituted forOsei-Opokuat 90+1'minutes
  • 9BuchananSubstituted forZanattaat 62'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Berry
  • 4Herron
  • 15Osei-Opoku
  • 16Court
  • 17Brian
  • 18McKay
  • 19Zanatta

Ayr

  • 1Hart
  • 26Reid
  • 5Rose
  • 2HigginsBooked at 88mins
  • 14FergusonBooked at 22mins
  • 11McDaid
  • 6Geggan
  • 8Crawford
  • 12McGuffieSubstituted forMurphyat 84'minutes
  • 7Moffat
  • 17ShanklandBooked at 24minsSubstituted forGilmourat 74'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Gilmour
  • 15Hilton
  • 18Faulds
  • 20Avci
  • 21Waite
  • 24Murphy
  • 25McCowan
Referee:
Alan Muir
Attendance:
2,286

Match Stats

Home TeamRaith RoversAway TeamAyr
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home10
Away18
Shots on Target
Home4
Away8
Corners
Home5
Away7
Fouls
Home10
Away14

Live Text

Match ends, Raith Rovers 2, Ayr United 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Raith Rovers 2, Ayr United 1.

Substitution

Substitution, Raith Rovers. Yaw Osei-Opoku replaces Greig Spence.

Attempt blocked. Dario Zanatta (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Lewis Vaughan (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Leon Murphy (Ayr United).

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Leon Murphy.

Dismissal

Second yellow card to Chris Higgins (Ayr United) for a bad foul.

Dario Zanatta (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Chris Higgins (Ayr United).

Attempt saved. Andrew Geggan (Ayr United) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt blocked. Euan Murray (Raith Rovers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

Substitution

Substitution, Ayr United. Leon Murphy replaces Craig McGuffie.

Foul by John Herron (Raith Rovers).

Andrew Geggan (Ayr United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Craig McGuffie.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Michael Rose.

Foul by Ross Matthews (Raith Rovers).

Declan McDaid (Ayr United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Raith Rovers. Conceded by Michael Rose.

Attempt blocked. Iain Davidson (Raith Rovers) header from the centre of the box is blocked.

Booking

John Herron (Raith Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Chris Higgins (Ayr United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Greig Spence (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Chris Higgins (Ayr United).

Foul by Dario Zanatta (Raith Rovers).

David Ferguson (Ayr United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Greig Spence (Raith Rovers).

Andrew Geggan (Ayr United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Ayr United. Brian Gilmour replaces Lawrence Shankland.

Attempt saved. Craig McGuffie (Ayr United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Delay in match Jason Thomson (Raith Rovers) because of an injury.

Attempt blocked. Declan McDaid (Ayr United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt blocked. Michael Rose (Ayr United) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Ayr United. Conceded by Iain Davidson.

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

Substitution

Substitution, Raith Rovers. Dario Zanatta replaces Liam Buchanan.

Attempt missed. Craig McGuffie (Ayr United) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Goal!

Goal! Raith Rovers 2, Ayr United 1. Jason Thomson (Raith Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Liam Buchanan.

Corner, Ayr United. Conceded by Graeme Smith.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Raith Rovers54101431113
2Ayr530214869
3Albion5302131039
4Airdrieonians52127707
5Stranraer5212910-17
6Arbroath521289-17
7Alloa521245-17
8East Fife520349-56
9Queen's Park5113510-54
10Forfar5104411-73
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