Ayr United 1
Greenock Morton 1
League (Championship)


Ayr United
1 - 1
Morton 

League (Championship)
Saturday, November 5th, 2022
Somerset Park
Attendance: 2,819

Goalscorers
Alex Kirk (3)
Quitongo (16)

Team Managers
Lee Bullen
Unknown.

Starting Eleven
21. Charlie Albinson
4. Frankie Musonda
5. Sean McGinty
15. Alex Kirk
14. Josh Mullin
6. Andy Murdoch
11. Jayden Mitchell-Lawson
17. Nick McAllister
8. Ben Dempsey
9. Dipo Akinyemi
18. Brad Young
1 Schwake
23 Grimshaw
12 Ambrose
5 Baird
3 Strapp
8 Blues
21 Gillespie
9 Muirhead
14 Crawford
17 McGrattan
10 Quitongo

Bench
1. Aiden McAdams
3. Patrick Reading
25. Finn Ecrepont
26. Kinlay Bilham
10. Daire OConnor
29. David Bangala
22. Mark McKenzie
23. Sam Ashford
30. Fraser Bryden
2 Pignatiello
7 Kabia
16 Hynes
24 McGregor
25 King
47 Lithgow

Substitutions
Patrick Reading for Frankie Musonda (60)
Sam Ashford for Brad Young (60)
Mark McKenzie for Nick McAllister (72)
Daire OConnor for Jayden Mitchell-Lawson (85)
None.

Cautions
Sean McGinty
Andy Murdoch
Jayden Mitchell-Lawson
Grimshaw
Strapp
Gillespie

Red Cards
None. None.
Match Officials

Euan Anderson (Referee)


Photography by SNS Group

Match Report


Scottish Championship leaders Ayr United missed the chance to extend their lead at the summit with a tight draw against Morton.

The hosts took the lead in the top-of-the-table meeting after just three minutes through Alex Kirk.

However, an entertaining game was levelled 13minutes later through Jai Quitongo.

Morton stay three points off Ayr, with just goal difference separating them from Raith Rovers and Dundee.

Match report written by BBC



Squad Statistics (as at November 5th, 2022)


2022-23 All Time
Age
Charlie Albinson (GK)26 16 - 27 -
Frankie Musonda24 18 - 18 -
Alex Kirk20 122122
Sean McGinty29 141492
Josh Mullin - 103103
Ben Dempsey22 192262
Nick McAllister21 10 - 23 -
Jayden Mitchell-Lawson - 121121
Andy Murdoch - 172764
Dipo Akinyemi25 19121912
Brad Young - 8282
Patrick Reading (sub)23 18 - 703
Mark McKenzie (sub)22 172654
Daire OConnor (sub)25 13 - 381
Sam Ashford (sub)26 16 - 292






League Table (as at November 5th, 2022)


Pld W D L Pts
1. Ayr United 14 7 4 3 25
2. Morton 14 6 4 4 22
3. Raith Rovers 14 7 1 6 22
4. Dundee 14 6 4 4 22
5. ICT 14 6 4 4 22
6. Queen's Park 14 6 3 5 21
7. Partick Thistle 14 6 2 6 20
8. Cove Rangers 14 4 4 6 16
9. Arbroath 14 2 5 7 11
10. Hamilton Academical 14 2 5 7 11