Scottish Championship
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Livingston 0-0 Falkirk

Livingston midfielder Josh Mullin
Livingston midfielder Josh Mullin had a goal disallowed

Livingston slipped 12 points behind the Scottish Championship leaders St Mirren as they were held to a goalless draw at home by Falkirk.

The hosts had the ball in the net after 21 minutes, but the assistant referee flagged Joshua Mullin offside as he turned in Alan Lithgow's cross.

Livi's Scott Pittman nodded over from Jackson Longridge's cross

Meanwhile, Raffaele De Vita had a late header cleared off the line by Aaron Muirhead.

But Livi had to make do with a second successive goalless draw as St Mirren eased to a 3-1 victory away to Queen of the South.

Falkirk remain seventh, nine points behind Greenock Morton in fourth-place in the race for a promotion play-off place.

Line-ups

Livingston

Formation 3-5-2

  • 1Alexander
  • 5Buchanan
  • 26Halkett
  • 4Lithgow
  • 7MullinSubstituted forDe Vitaat 65'minutes
  • 8Pittman
  • 31GallagherBooked at 75mins
  • 14Jacobs
  • 3LongridgeSubstituted forMcMillanat 90+2'minutes
  • 10BoydBooked at 56minsSubstituted forMillerat 68'minutes
  • 9Hardie

Substitutes

  • 2McMillan
  • 11Cadden
  • 17Robinson
  • 18Miller
  • 20Maley
  • 23De Vita
  • 24Thompson

Falkirk

Formation 3-5-2

  • 18Hazard
  • 4Muirhead
  • 5Grant
  • 3McGhee
  • 16TumiltySubstituted forKiddat 90'minutes
  • 10Sibbald
  • 21Blair
  • 14LongridgeBooked at 71mins
  • 42RobsonSubstituted forWatsonat 90+1'minutes
  • 22Jakubiak
  • 43NelsonSubstituted forO'Haraat 81'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Thomson
  • 2Kidd
  • 6McKee
  • 7Taiwo
  • 20O'Hara
  • 44Watson
  • 45Welsh
Referee:
Gavin Duncan
Attendance:
1,319

Match Stats

Home TeamLivingstonAway TeamFalkirk
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home3
Away3
Shots on Target
Home0
Away3
Corners
Home5
Away4
Fouls
Home6
Away5

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Livingston 0, Falkirk 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Livingston 0, Falkirk 0.

  3. Post update

    Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Lewis Kidd.

  4. Substitution

    Substitution, Livingston. Jack McMillan replaces Jackson Longridge.

  5. Substitution

    Substitution, Falkirk. Paul Watson replaces Thomas Robson because of an injury.

  6. Substitution

    Substitution, Falkirk. Lewis Kidd replaces Reghan Tumilty because of an injury.

  7. Post update

    Gregor Buchanan (Livingston) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Louis Longridge (Falkirk).

  9. Post update

    Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Jordan McGhee.

  10. Substitution

    Substitution, Falkirk. Kevin O'Hara replaces Andrew Nelson.

  11. Post update

    Attempt missed. Ryan Hardie (Livingston) header from the centre of the box misses to the right.

  12. Post update

    Corner, Livingston. Conceded by Jordan McGhee.

  13. Booking

    Declan Gallagher (Livingston) is shown the yellow card.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Declan Gallagher (Livingston).

  15. Post update

    Craig Sibbald (Falkirk) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  16. Post update

    Ryan Hardie (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Thomas Robson (Falkirk).

  18. Booking

    Louis Longridge (Falkirk) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  19. Post update

    Craig Halkett (Livingston) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Louis Longridge (Falkirk).

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