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The referee brings the game to a close.
Kevin Nicoll goes into the referee's book.
Foul by Kevin Nicoll on Joshua Falkingham, free kick awarded.
The referee blows for offside against Ryan Wallace.
Clearance by Ross Millen.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Robert Linn.
Ryan Wallace concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Travis.
Paul McManus fouled by Andrew Geggan, the ref awards a free kick.
Free kick taken by Joshua Falkingham.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Joshua Falkingham by Ross Chisholm.
Danny Grainger crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Ryan Wallace fouled by Kevin Nicoll, the ref awards a free kick.
Free kick crossed by Danny Grainger.
Michael Travis concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Geggan.
Ryan Wallace takes a shot. A parry by Scott Morrison prevents the goal.
Andrew Geggan scores with a right foot finish. Arbroath 1-2 Dunfermline.The assist for the goal came from Danny Grainger.
David Banjo comes on in place of Alan Cook.
Faissal El Bakhtaoui leaves the field to be replaced by Ryan Wallace.
Free kick taken by Danny Grainger.
Kevin Nicoll challenges Andrew Geggan unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Ross Chisholm on for Paul Sheerin.
Unfair challenge on Michael Travis by Faissal El Bakhtaoui results in a free kick.
Leighton McIntosh on for Kenny Deuchar.
Clearance made by Colin Hamilton.
Shaun Byrne replaces Stephen Husband.
Ross Forbes leaves the field to be replaced by Lewis Spence.
Chance falls to Alan Cook who heads at goal. A parry by Ryan Scully prevents the goal.
Corner taken by Robert Linn from the .
Danny Grainger makes a clearance.
Corner from the taken by Robert Linn.
Michael Travis restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Robert Linn by Andrew Geggan results in a free kick.
Faissal El Bakhtaoui takes a shot. A parry by Scott Morrison prevents the goal.
Michael Travis heads the ball into the goal. Arbroath 1-1 Dunfermline.Robert Linn provided the assist for the goal.
Corner taken by Robert Linn.
The official flags Paul McManus offside.
The game restarts for the second half.
The referee calls an end to the first half.
Free kick taken by Scott Morrison.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Ross Millen.
Free kick crossed by Robert Linn.
Alan Cook fouled by Ross Forbes, the ref awards a free kick.
Paul Sheerin receives a caution.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Sheerin on Joshua Falkingham.
Colin Hamilton restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kenny Deuchar by Callum Morris.
Foul by Paul McManus on Callum Morris, free kick awarded.
Clearance by Ryan McGeever.
Danny Grainger has an effort at goal.
The ball is crossed by Faissal El Bakhtaoui.
Clearance by Jonathan Page.
Danny Grainger manages to make a clearance.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Paul Sheerin.
Kenny Deuchar has a headed effort at goal. Ryan Scully parries the ball away.
Paul McManus takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Clearance made by Ryan Scully.
Alexander Keddie makes a clearance.
Stephen Husband takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Ryan Thomson by Alexander Keddie results in a free kick.
Clearance by Callum Morris.
Paul Sheerin crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Danny Grainger challenges Robert Linn unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Free kick taken by Colin Hamilton.
Ross Forbes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alan Cook.
The match has kicked off.
Nicoll boost for Red Lichties
Kevin Nicoll comes back into the reckoning for Arbroath as they look to climb off the bottom of the table by defeating Dunfermline.
Nicoll is available again after serving a ban but Connor Birse remains out with a knee injury for the Gayfield side.
Seven points from the last three matches have given the Red Lichties hope that they can avoid the drop and player/manager Paul Sheerin said: "We had been playing well for a while and now we are finally getting the rewards.
"It will be tough to win against Dunfermline but if we do and East Fife lose it will be a massive boost."
Ryan Wallace returns for the Pars, who are bound for the play-offs.
Wallace is back in contention after more than a month out following leg surgery but Alex Whittle and Lawrence Shankland are injury doubts while Jordan Moore continues his fight against skin cancer.
Ahead of the game, Dunfermline manager Jim Jefferies said: "I am delighted that we have this game against a side that have plenty to play for. Arbroath have given themselves a chance of avoiding the drop and will be out to build on that against us.
"The determined approach they will have will be fantastic preparation for the play-offs and the players we select have the chance to ensure starting jerseys when the play-offs kick off."
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