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Alan Forrest scores with their right foot. East Fife 0-5 Ayr.The assist for the goal came from Mark Shankland.
Corner taken by Stephen Hughes from the left by-line.
The referee signals the end of the game.
Corner taken by Craig Johnstone from the right by-line.
Corner taken by Craig Johnstone.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Stephen Hughes.
Stephen Hughes takes the chance to get an effort at goal. A parry by David Hutton prevents the goal.
Shot by Adam Hunter missed to the left of goal.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Craig Johnstone.
Free kick crossed by Brian Gilmour.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Donald by Jonathan Stewart.
Stephen Hughes produces a cross.
Kevin Kyle leaves the field to be replaced by Mark Shankland.
Nathan Austin replaces Gary Thom.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Scott McLaughlin.
Adam Hunter takes a shot. Greg Paterson parries the effort to safety.
Corner taken by Scott McLaughlin from the left by-line.
Alan Forrest replaces Martyn Campbell.
Caution for Gary Thom.
Gary Thom challenges Michael Donald unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Adam Hunter takes a shot. Greg Paterson blocks the ball.
Kevin Rutkiewicz gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kevin Kyle.
Michael McGowan shown a yellow card.
David Hutton takes the free kick.
Scott McLaughlin fouled by Liam Buchanan, the ref awards a free kick.
Greg Paterson takes the free kick.
Kevin Kyle challenges Scott Durie unfairly and gives away a free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Craig Johnstone.
The second half begins.
Brian Gilmour gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marc McKenzie.
The referee blows for half time.
Corner taken by Scott McLaughlin. Kevin Kyle grabs a goal with a right foot finish. East Fife 0-3 Ayr.
Unfair challenge on Gordon Pope by Stephen O'Neill results in a free kick.
Shot by Scott Durie went over.
Michael Moffat scores with a right foot finish. East Fife 0-2 Ayr.
Penalty taken right-footed by Michael Moffat and scored. East Fife 0-1 Ayr.
Michael Donald fouled by Jonathan Stewart, the ref awards a Penalty.
Clearance made by Martyn Campbell.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Stephen O'Neill.
Greg Paterson makes a clearance.
Martyn Campbell takes the free kick.
Steven Campbell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Donald.
Stephen O'Neill concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael McGowan.
Shot by Adam Hunter.
The ball is crossed by Stephen Hughes.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Stephen Hughes.
Gary Thom takes a shot. A parry by David Hutton prevents the goal.
Free kick taken by Michael McGowan.
Kevin Kyle fouled by Scott Durie, the ref awards a free kick.
Scott McLaughlin receives a caution.
Scott McLaughlin gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott Durie.
Corner taken by Stephen Hughes.
Gary Thom manages to make a clearance.
Free kick taken by Gary Thom.
Kevin Kyle challenges Gary Thom unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Stephen Hughes crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Foul by Martyn Campbell on Liam Buchanan, free kick awarded.
The ref blows the whistle to start the match.
Five out for Fifers
Jonny Stewart comes back into the reckoning for East Fife but manager Gary Naysmith will be without five other players against Ayr United.
Stewart is available again after suspension but Gary Fisher (elbow), David Cowan (hamstring), Joe Mbu (knee) Scott McBride (hip) and Ross Brown (ankle) are all absent for the Fifers, who have not won in seven games.
Naysmith said: "Ayr will be difficult opponents but we are responsible for what happens now. We have slipped down the table and the only people that will get us moving up the way are the people here.
"Ayr will be flying after putting five past Stranraer but if we play like we did against Rangers recently then we can do well."
The Honest Men have Scott McLaughlin available after injury while Kevin Kyle also returns from a one-match ban.
However, Kyle McAusland and Craig Malcolm are missing for the visitors through suspension.
Ayr player/manager Mark Roberts is asking his men to deliver to a high standard again.
He said: "We were terrific in the 5-0 win over Stranraer and all I can ask for is the same again. From positions three to 10 in this league everyone is fighting for something so we have to play well consistently to keep our play-off place.
"East Fife have tremendous experience in their ranks so we cannot just turn up there and expect the win."
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