Annan Athletic 2-1 Montrose- Match Report

Annan register first league win

Annan survived a late rally by Montrose to claim a 2-1 win, their first of the new campaign.

Both sides hit the woodwork in a competitive first half. Montrose defender Graham Webster struck the angle of the goal with a curling effort before Annan midfielder Alistair Love's 20-yard half-volley crashed off the bar.

Annan did take the lead on thehour when Kenny McKay latched onto a Peter Bradley throughball and slotted home.

Athletic doubled their advantage 15 minutes from time as Steven Black met a Love corner with his head.

Gary Wood pulled one back for the visitors from the penalty spot with four minutes to go but Annan were not to be denied.

Source: PA

Source: PA