Broxburn were under pressure early doors when Philip  Anderson put a great ball into the hosts box but Luke Murray headed clear for a corner with Ross Aitchinson lurking behind him .  A minute later a long ball caught the Broxburn defence out and Marc Berry was through on goal but Conor Wallace saved pushing the ball wide right . It was Gala with the chances early and in 7 minutes a free kick into the box was headed wide right of the target .Marc Berry was through again on goals on 10 minutes but shot weakly at Wallace . Broxburn created a chance on 13 minutes when Cammie Ross went down the right but his effort was deflected for a corner . .Broxburn did take the lead on the 20th  minute when CAMMIE ROSS  received the ball on the edge of the box on the right and despatched the ball into the bottom left hand corner .On 27 minutes Zander Murray was through on the left but shot well over . With ten minutes left of the half Aitchinson got down the left to the by line but his ball across the six yard box found no takers . A minute later Daniel Galbraith tried a shot that deflected of Harrison over the bar for a corner . Murray made a good run down the right and laid the ball of to Berry who shot just wide right . The same player shot wide left from inside the box on the right hand side . Cammie Ross and Liam Ireland saw two attempts at goal blocked and cleared with a couple of minutes left .The last efforts of the first half came when Murray shot shaved the post and bar on its way by .

Two minutes into the second half Luke Murray  hit the bar with a cross come shot from the right hand side . Three minutes later Jordan Hopkinson  saw an effort saved .On  52 minutes Murray headed over from inside the six yard box from a corner . A minute later ALEXANDER MURRAY  got his side on level terms when Callum Hall put him through to score . On the hour mark Conor Kelly shot just wide of the goals . The hosts took the lead on 63 minutes when a ball came out the box twenty five yards out CRAIG TURNBULL let fly with a rocket giving the keeper no chance . The lead was short lived as a ball from the left into the near post got tangled up with Donaldson and ended up coming off SHAUN DONOGHUE  the substitute keeper who was not long on the park and bobbled into the goals . The game became a midfield battle half way through the second half Calum Hall saw an effort well saved from Donoghue on 77 minutes as he stretched to push the ball wide right . The last chance of the game came with 2 minutes remaining when Gareth Rodger sent a great ball across the home six yard box but no team mates were there to take advantage . . A good match with more game time to the players  with the season starting the following week


Date Time League Season
October 3, 2020 2:30 pm Friendly 2020/21




Club1st Half2nd HalfGoals
Broxburn Athletic112
Gala Fairydean022

Broxburn Athletic

Gordon Donaldson Defender
Shaun Donoghue Goalkeeper
Connor Wallace Goalkeeper
Scott Richards Midfielder
Andrew Gillen Defender
Shaun Harrison Defender
Conor Kelly Forward
Cameron Ross Midfielder
Jordan Wright Defender
Greg Nicol Midfielder
David Greenhill Midfielder
Tom Cowley Midfielder
Liam Ireland Midfielder
Jordan Hopkinson Forward
Gary Brass Forward
Andrew Grant Defender
Luke Murray Defender
Greg Redmond Midfielder
Craig Turnbull Defender
Yellow Cards
Red Cards

KO 46 46 46 63 63 63 63 63 FT

League Table

1Broxburn Athletic3074
2Musselburgh Athletic3063
3Jeanfield Swifts3060
4Dunbar United3056
5Hutchieson Vale3055
6Sauchie Juniors3054
7Hill of Beath3050
8Haddington Athletic3044



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