Scottish Cup - Fourth Round
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Ayr United 4-1 Arbroath

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Highlights: Ayr Utd 4-1 Arbroath

Declan McDaid scored twice as Ayr United comfortably beat League One rivals Arbroath in the fourth round of the Scottish Cup.

McDaid struck an early opener and Lawrence Shankland fired Ayr's second after the break.

Ryan McCord's shot reduced the visitors' deficit but McDaid soon got his second.

Craig Moore rounded off the scoring for Ian McCall's side deep into stoppage time.

Line-ups

Ayr

  • 20Ruddy
  • 14FergusonBooked at 85mins
  • 26Reid
  • 5Rose
  • 3Boyle
  • 11McDaid
  • 16Adams
  • 7Moffat
  • 10ForrestSubstituted forMcGuffieat 90+1'minutes
  • 17Shankland
  • 9MooreSubstituted forMurphyat 90+4'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Hart
  • 12McGuffie
  • 18Faulds
  • 24Murphy
  • 25McCowan

Arbroath

  • 1HuttonBooked at 85mins
  • 2Little
  • 4O'Brien
  • 3HamiltonBooked at 62mins
  • 7LinnSubstituted forMcCordat 65'minutes
  • 5YuleSubstituted forGoldat 65'minutes
  • 8MartinBooked at 85mins
  • 6Whatley
  • 11Denholm
  • 10Swankie
  • 9McIntoshSubstituted forKaderat 65'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Hester
  • 14Gold
  • 15Kader
  • 16McCord
  • 17Skelly
  • 21Gomes
Referee:
Mike Roncone
Attendance:
1,151

Match Stats

Home TeamAyrAway TeamArbroath
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home11
Away23
Shots on Target
Home7
Away10
Corners
Home6
Away9
Fouls
Home11
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, Ayr United 4, Arbroath 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Ayr United 4, Arbroath 1.

Substitution

Substitution, Ayr United. Leon Murphy replaces Craig Moore.

Goal!

Goal! Ayr United 4, Arbroath 1. Craig Moore (Ayr United) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Lawrence Shankland.

Attempt saved. Omar Kader (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Ayr United. Craig McGuffie replaces Alan Forrest.

Attempt saved. Gavin Swankie (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner.

Omar Kader (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jamie Adams (Ayr United).

Attempt missed. Thomas O'Brien (Arbroath) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Patrick Boyle.

Attempt blocked. Ryan McCord (Arbroath) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Foul by Mark Whatley (Arbroath).

Jamie Adams (Ayr United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Thomas O'Brien (Arbroath) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Arbroath. Conceded by Craig Reid.

Booking

David Ferguson (Ayr United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Omar Kader (Arbroath) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by David Ferguson (Ayr United).

Booking

David Hutton (Arbroath) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Scott Martin (Arbroath) is shown the yellow card.

Goal!

Goal! Ayr United 3, Arbroath 1. Declan McDaid (Ayr United) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.

Attempt blocked. Scott Martin (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Thomas O'Brien (Arbroath).

Lawrence Shankland (Ayr United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Thomas O'Brien (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Lawrence Shankland (Ayr United).

Attempt missed. Scott Martin (Arbroath) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

Goal!

Goal! Ayr United 2, Arbroath 1. Ryan McCord (Arbroath) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.

Attempt missed. Lawrence Shankland (Ayr United) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Attempt blocked. Ryan McCord (Arbroath) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Corner, Ayr United. Conceded by Thomas O'Brien.

Attempt blocked. Thomas O'Brien (Arbroath) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Scott Martin (Arbroath).

Alan Forrest (Ayr United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Scott Martin (Arbroath) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Michael Moffat (Ayr United).

Attempt blocked. Lawrence Shankland (Ayr United) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Substitution

Substitution, Arbroath. Omar Kader replaces Leighton McIntosh.

Substitution

Substitution, Arbroath. Ryan McCord replaces Bobby Linn.

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