provided another shooting chance for Blair six minutes later but the shot
was wide. Davie Nicholls had a great run into the right side of the
opposition penalty box to square for Dempsey but the shot went wide right.
McGarty had a pop at goal in the 23rd minute only to see it deflected for
a corner. Steven Hampshire beat the offside trap but his shot was at
Wermer. With Jimmy Calderwood encouraging his team to push forward the
second goal did eventually come on the half hour.
Fotheringham who was patrolling the right side of the Pars attack cut the
ball back for McGarty who picked out HAMPSHIRE with a fine pass and the
striker turned advanced into the box and smacked in the second.
free kick two minutes later was tapped by Thomson to Nicholls who belted
in a shot from 30 yards out. The keeper spilled it and Gary DEMPSEY hit
home from close in.
young Irishman should have made it four when Jason Dair sent him through
the middle in the 36th minute but the keeper was able to make the save.
Next Dempsey did the same for Blair and he also shot at the keeper.
loose clearance from midfield was received by Jason DAIR and the Pars
utility man took route one to goal from 40 yards out to place a left
footed shot passed the advancing keeper with three minutes remaining to
Pars then scored a fifth following a tantalising run from Kilgannon which
eventually picked out Nicholls wide left to cross for FOTHERINGHAM to head
in at the near post.