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Scott Johnston is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Alexander Clark.
Douglas Cameron produces a cross.
Scott Johnston takes a shot. Jamie Duff gets a block in.
The official flags Martin Boyle offside. Alexander Clark takes the indirect free kick.
Jonathan Smart goes off and Steven McNalley comes on. Steven Edwards on for Jason Crooks. Paul Millar joins the action as a substitute, replacing Craig Gunn. Sean Pierce leaves the field to be replaced by David Dimilta.
The ball is sent over by David Niven, save by Michael Andrews.
Jason Crooks is ruled offside. (Elgin) makes a substitution, with Graeme Beveridge coming on for Brian Cameron. Michael Andrews takes the free kick.
Sean Crighton decides to take a short corner.
Effort from the edge of the penalty box by Scott Johnston goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Corner taken by Douglas Cameron, save made by Alexander Clark.
Centre by Daniel Moore, Jonathan Smart manages to make a clearance.
Steven McPhee fouled by Brian Cameron, the ref awards a free kick. Steven McPhee crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by David Niven. Steven McPhee takes a inswinging corner.
Craig Gunn takes a shot. Jonathan Smart gets a block in.
Jason Crooks fouled by Alan Cambell, the ref awards a free kick. Strike comes in from Daniel Moore from the free kick.
The ball is swung over by Scott Johnston, Mark Nicolson manages to make a clearance.
Steven McPhee is brought on as a substitute for Terry Masson.
Effort on goal by Daniel Moore from long distance goes over the crossbar.
Shot from a long way out by Terry Masson goes wide of the left-hand post.
Corner taken left-footed by Daniel Moore from the right by-line, Mark Nicolson takes a shot. The assist for the goal came from Mark Nicolson. Jason Crooks scores a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Elgin 3-1 Montrose.Blocked by Jason Crooks.
Daniel Moore produces a cross, clearance made by Douglas Cameron.
Stuart Leslie takes a shot. Save by Michael Andrews. Craig Gunn takes a shot. Inswinging corner taken by Daniel Moore from the right by-line, clearance made by Sean Crighton. Craig Gunn takes a shot. Blocked by Jonathan Smart.
Martin Boyle takes a shot. Blocked by Mark Nicolson. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Douglas Cameron, Mark Nicolson manages to make a clearance.
The offside flag is raised against Craig Gunn. Michael Andrews restarts play with the free kick.
Sean Pierce is shown a yellow card for dissent.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Martin Boyle. Alexander Clark restarts play with the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Daniel Moore.
Outswinging corner taken by Douglas Cameron, clearance made by Jamie Duff.
Corner taken right-footed by Jamie Winter, Martin Boyle takes a shot. Blocked by Stuart Leslie.
Scott Johnston takes a shot. Jamie Duff gets a block in. Effort on goal by Jamie Winter from outside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the bar.
Stuart Leslie sends in a cross, Jonathan Smart makes a clearance.
Scott Johnston crosses the ball, Mark Nicolson gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken by Jamie Winter from the right by-line, Jonathan Smart takes a shot. Blocked by Mark Nicolson.
Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Scott Johnston, Stuart Leslie makes a clearance.
Martin Boyle takes a shot. Blocked by Daniel Moore.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Daniel Moore, Jamie Duff takes a shot. Save made by Michael Andrews.
The ball is delivered by Craig Gunn, clearance by Alan Cambell.
The ball is delivered by Daniel Moore, blocked by Jonathan Smart.
Martin Boyle takes a shot. Blocked by Mark Nicolson.
Effort on goal by Sean Pierce from deep inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.
Jamie Winter takes a shot. Mark Nicolson gets a block in.
Shot from just outside the area by Jason Crooks goes over the bar.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Daniel Moore, save made by Michael Andrews.
Jason Crooks produces a cross, Jonathan Smart manages to make a clearance.
Sean Pierce takes a shot. Save by Alexander Clark. Outswinging corner taken by Douglas Cameron.
Effort from the edge of the penalty box by Stuart Leslie goes wide of the right-hand upright.
The ball is swung over by Brian Cameron, Alan Cambell makes a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Craig Gunn by Sean Crighton results in a free kick. Sean Crighton shown a yellow card. Direct free kick taken by Daniel Moore.
Scott Johnston scores a goal from just outside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Elgin 2-1 Montrose.
The official flags Jason Crooks offside. Michael Andrews restarts play with the free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Daniel Moore. Indirect free kick taken by Michael Andrews.
Header from deep inside the area by Brian Cameron goes harmlessly over the crossbar.
The ball is crossed by Daniel Moore, Alan Cambell manages to make a clearance.
Jamie Winter challenges Archibald MacPhee unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Archibald MacPhee.
Ross O'Donoghue finds the net with a goal from long distance high into the middle of the goal. Elgin 2-0 Montrose.The assist for the goal came from Daniel Moore.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Scott Johnston by Jamie Duff. Terry Masson restarts play with the free kick.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Jason Crooks. Free kick taken by Michael Andrews.
Ross O'Donoghue fires in a goal from just outside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Elgin 1-0 Montrose.Assist on the goal came from Brian Cameron.
Sean Pierce crosses the ball, blocked by David Niven. Douglas Cameron takes a outswinging corner to the near post, clearance by Stuart Leslie.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ross O'Donoghue by Scott Johnston. Free kick crossed by Daniel Moore.
The ball is crossed by Martin Boyle, Brian Cameron manages to make a clearance.
Corner taken by Daniel Moore from the right by-line.
Brian Cameron takes a shot. Douglas Cameron gets a block in.
Unfair challenge on Terry Masson by David Niven results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Scott Johnston.
Daniel Moore takes a shot.
Elgin suffer double blow
Elgin will be without Paul Kaczan and Craig Frizzell when Montrose visit Borough Briggs.
Kaczan is suffering from a back injury, while Frizzell has a stomach problem and the pair join Barry Wilson and Blair Lawrie on the sidelines.
However, manager Ross Jack has included striker Paul Miller in his squad for the first time since he returned to the club after a spell working with the Royal Air Force in the Falkland Islands.
Jack is hoping that his forwards start hitting the net on a more regular basis, saying: "We are creating a lot of chances but not taking them.
"At Berwick we failed to kill the game off and dropped points. Hopefully we can put that right against Montrose, although they are on a good run just now."
Montrose boss Ray Farningham has no injury or suspension worries for the second game running as his side head north to face Elgin.
The Gable Endies are in their best form of the season with three wins in their last four games and Farningham is no mood to see standards fall away.
"Elgin will rightly be favourites for this game but we are going there with a bit of confidence. It would be great if we can build on what we have done and go on the type of run that lifts you a few places up the table," he said.
"It is great that we have managed to get some wins behind us and the players deserve great credit for that."
O`Donoghue at the double for City
Ross O'Donoghue and Jason Crooks scored their first goals of the season as Elgin beat Montrose 3-1 at Borough Briggs.
After Brian Cameron had gone close for Elgin early on, O`Donoghue struck two quickfire goals to put the hosts in control.
The first was a neat finish into the bottom corner from the edge of the area after 10 minutes. The second a 30-yard effort seven minutes later which flew over goalkeeper Michael Andrews.
Scott Johnston pulled a goal back for Montrose with a rising 20-yard shot just before the half-hour mark, and only a fingertip save from Alexander Clark to divert Sean Pierce`s shot around a post prevented an equaliser before the break.
Andrews parried a header from Stuart Leslie before Craig Gunn followed up and hit the crossbar from seven yards out.
Crooks restored Elgin`s two-goal advantage in the 66th minute, steering home after Mark Nicolson`s shot came his way.
Johnston could have pulled another goal back for the visitors but he shot wide with 11 minutes remaining.
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