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Elgin City 1-2 Spartans

Homecoming Scottish Cup

Non-league Spartans dumped Third Division outfit Elgin out of the Scottish Cup with victory in their third-round replay at Borough Briggs.

Elgin took the lead in the fifth minute when Kenny Wright was fouled in the box by Stewart Fowlie and Steven Mackay scored from the spot.

Spartans levelled after 36 minutes when Omar Kadir fired home from 18 yards.

Gavin Malin scrambled home Spartans' second before Mark Nicolson was sent off for Elgin in injury-time.

Elgin: Ridgers, Nicolson, MacDonald (Gilbert 78), Niven, Kaczan (Kerr 46), Hind (Crooks 71), Campbell, O'Donoghue, Wright, Shallicker, MacKay.
Subs Not Used: Ramsay, McNulty.

Sent Off: Nicolson (90). Booked: Hind, Nicolson, MacKay, Niven, Gilbert.

Goals: MacKay 5 pen.

Spartans: Flockhart, O'Donnell, Fowlie, Archibald, Gerrard, Manson, Malin, Kader (Devil 85), Walker, McLeod, Henretty.
Subs Not Used: Hair, Woods, Snodgrass, Ewarn Smart.

Booked: Malin.

Goals: Kader 36, Malin 72.

Att: 551

Ref: C Brown

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