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Lewis Milne replaces Marc McKenzie.
The referee shows Scott Chaplain a red card. Scott Chaplain gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jordan Morton. Direct free kick taken by Thomas Flynn.
Scott Chaplain is given a yellow card.
Scott Chaplain finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Cowdenbeath 2-1 Albion.Assist by Larry Acqua.
The ball is swung over by Anthony Stevenson, comfortable save by Thomas Flynn.
Jordan Morton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alan Reid. Free kick crossed right-footed by Ryan McStay, clearance by Kenneth Adamson.
Marc McKenzie takes a shot. Save by Derek Gaston.
Corner taken by Chris Hamilton from the right by-line, clearance by John Armstrong.
Anthony Stevenson fouled by Dean Brett, the ref awards a free kick. Dean Brett receives a yellow card for dissent. Free kick crossed by Anthony Stevenson, clearance by Thomas O'Brien.
Larry Acqua fouled by Craig Winter, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Ryan McStay, John Armstrong makes a clearance.
Craig Winter comes on in place of Kyle Miller.
Inswinging corner taken by Marc McKenzie from the left by-line, comfortable save by Derek Gaston.
The official flags Chris Hamilton offside. Thomas Flynn takes the free kick.
Kal Naismith takes a shot. Save made by Derek Gaston.
The referee shows Alan Reid a yellow card for dissent.
Greg Stewart leaves the field to be replaced by Jordan Morton.
Kyle Miller is ruled offside. Derek Gaston takes the free kick.
Kenneth Adamson fouled by Christopher Boyle, the ref awards a free kick. Kenneth Adamson takes the free kick.
Shot from deep inside the area by Jon Robertson clears the crossbar.
Unfair challenge on Greg Stewart by Anthony Stevenson results in a free kick. Jon Robertson takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Anthony Stevenson on Kal Naismith. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Jon Robertson, clearance made by Todd Lumsden.
Outswinging corner taken by Marc McKenzie from the right by-line played to the near post, Micheal O'Byrne manages to make a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kal Naismith by Chris Hamilton. Scott Linton restarts play with the free kick.
Christopher Boyle concedes a free kick for a foul on Dean Brett. Thomas Flynn takes the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken by Marc McKenzie, Micheal O'Byrne makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Anthony Stevenson by Thomas O'Brien. Anthony Stevenson takes the direct free kick.
Inswinging corner taken by Ryan McStay from the right by-line, clearance by Dean Brett.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Marc McKenzie on Christopher Boyle. Free kick crossed right-footed by Barry Russell, clearance made by John Armstrong.
Chris Hamilton comes on in place of Steven Canning.
Alan Reid delivers the ball, clearance made by Thomas O'Brien.
Corner taken right-footed by Christopher Boyle, Thomas Flynn makes a clearance.
The ball is swung over by Ryan McStay, clearance made by Thomas O'Brien.
Corner taken by Christopher Boyle from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Thomas Flynn.
The offside flag is raised against Barry Russell. Free kick taken by Thomas Flynn.
The ball is sent over by Marc McKenzie, Micheal O'Byrne makes a clearance.
Marc McKenzie takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Anthony Stevenson.
Kenneth Adamson produces a cross, Alan Reid manages to make a clearance.
Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Kal Naismith by Christopher Boyle. Penalty taken left-footed by Kal Naismith and scored. Cowdenbeath 2-0 Albion.
Scott Linton takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Derek Gaston makes a comfortable save.
Christopher Boyle challenges Dean Brett unfairly and gives away a free kick. Thomas Flynn takes the indirect free kick.
Foul by Jon Robertson on Christopher Boyle, free kick awarded. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from John Gemmell, John Armstrong gets a block in.
A cross is delivered by Alan Reid, John Armstrong makes a clearance.
The ball is delivered by Alan Reid, Headed effort from inside the area by Christopher Boyle misses to the right of the target.
Kal Naismith takes a shot. Save by Derek Gaston.
Foul by Scott Linton on Micheal O'Byrne, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Steven Canning.
The ball is delivered by Marc McKenzie.
Thomas O'Brien crosses the ball, Kal Naismith finds the net with a goal from inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Cowdenbeath 1-0 Albion.The assist for the goal came from Thomas O'Brien.
Marc McKenzie fouled by Christopher Boyle, the ref awards a free kick. Kyle Miller takes the indirect free kick, The ball is delivered by Ryan McStay, clearance by John Armstrong.
Anthony Stevenson produces a cross, save by Thomas Flynn.
A cross is delivered by John Gemmell, Thomas Flynn makes a comfortable save.
A cross is delivered by Marc McKenzie, Headed chance falls to Kyle Miller, save made by Derek Gaston.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Barry Russell on Kyle Miller. Free kick taken by Dean Brett.
Makel confined to dugout
Cowdenbeath entertain Albion at Central Park and manager Colin Cameron will be forced to do without assistant player-manager Lee Makel due to injury.
Makel's absence adds to an already-large Blue Brazil injury list, with Mark Ramsay, Danny Mackay and Dene Droudge, who all have knee injuries, also unavailable.
Cameron said: "I am looking for us to build on last week's 4-0 success at Dumbarton, which was particularly pleasing as it was the first time we kept a clean sheet this season.
"Albion Rovers played well against Stenhousemuir last Saturday and this will be a far from easy three points to pick up.
"The key to this one is to start as well as we did at Dumbarton and, if we do, I am sure we will be more than okay."
Albion welcome back Ryan McStay for their trip.
McStay has been suspended recently and will almost certainly go straight back into the starting line-up against the Blue Brazil.
That means Rovers head into the encounter on the back of a double boost given that fit-again player-assistant manager Todd Lumsden in also set to return to the XI.
Barry Russell has returned to training following a recent appendix operation and may travel, but captain Ciaran Donnelly misses out through suspension.
Joseph Acquah has a hamstring strain and Chris Boyle is suffering from a neck injury, although both should be fit.
Coatbridge boss Paul Martin said: "If Barry, Joseph and Chris are all passed fit, I have options for selection for the first time this season, which is great. It is a good problem to have against a Cowdenbeath side that is playing well."
Naismith at the double
Two goals from Cowdenbeath midfielder Kal Naismith earned his side all three points in a 2-1 win over Albion at Central Park.
Naismith's first goal came after 21 minutes, the Rangers loanee breaking the deadlock with a left-footed effort after good work from Thomas O'Brien on the left wing.
The 19-year-old then doubled the lead for Colin Cameron's side eight minutes before half-time from the penalty spot. That came after Naismith had been upended by Albion midfielder Christopher Boyle inside the area.
Albion came back into the game seven minutes before the full-time whistle thanks to Scott Chaplain's left-footed effort but the striker was then dismissed for violent conduct.
That scuppered their chances of finding a leveller and allowed Cowdenbeath to stay second in the Irn-Bru Scottish Second Division table.
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