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    Incredibly frustrating 

    Sunday, September 25, 2016 4:15:33 PM
    "The Wasps" stay top of the league, but only on goal difference after a late equalising goal for Stenhousemuir gave them a draw in a game which felt like a loss losing such a late goal. Alloa were 2-0 ahead after 51 minutes and controlling the game, but this changed three minutes later when Jim Goodwin was red carded for an incident at a corner. Even after going down to ten men Alloa had chances  to increase their lead but were thwarted by the Stenhousemuir defence. The home side pulled a goal back after 78 minutes to give them hope, while Alloa still looked like scoring on the break. Then deep into stoppage time a long ball to the back post was met by Oliver Shaw who scored his first goal for the club after coming on loan from Hibernian. The players were clearly disappointed at the final whistle but the positive thing was the chances they made in the game.
    Kevin Cawley's cross deflected by Fraser Kerr into goal
    Greig Spence salutes Alloa's opening goal after 3 minutes
    Jordan Kirkpatrick with effort on goal
    Jon Robertson in control in midfield
    Greig Spence just cannot reach chance in first half
    Greig Spence header goes over bar in second half
    Jim Goodwin celebrates first goal for the club, 2 - 0
    Jim Goodwin is red carded
    Stenhousemuir pull goal back after 78 minutes
    Jamie Longworth with chance to increase lead
    Stenhousemuir battle back for late, late equaliser
     
     
     


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