Ayr United were absolutely delighted to have The Ghillie Dhu donate their services last Tuesday evening. They supported the Honest Men by catering for the squad and serving a delicious post-match take away meal to all our players on a very chilly night. 👉 ayrunitedfc.co.uk/the-ghillie-dhu
🆕 On Black & White TV: hear from manager David Hopkin and new 'keeper PJ Morrison following today's 1-1 draw versus Dunfermline. Sign-up and watch for free ➡️ ayrunitedfc.co.uk/black-white-tv
Ayr and Dunfermline share the points for a third time this season.
🔁 65' | First change for the Honest Men sees Dre Wright come on for Luke McCowan upfront. AYR 1-1 DUN
⏱️ 56' | Michael Miller meets a deep free-kick played into the Dunfermline box but his header goes over the bar. AYR 1-1 DUN
Underway again at Somerset. AYR 1-1 DUN
All square at the break after Michael Miller cancels out Dunfermline's opener.
⏱️ 38' | Dangerous ball across the box by Kevin O'Hara is for the Pars is well held by PJ Morrison. AYR 1-1 DUN
⚽️ GOOAAALLL AYR! | Luke McCowan threads the ball through to McKenzie who cuts back and plays the it across the goal where Mikey Miller slides in to direct it past Fon Williams for the equaliser. AYR 1-1 DUN
⏱️ 15' | McCowan goes close with a curling free-kick just over the crossbar after Aaron Muirhead is felled at the edge of the box. AYR 0-1 DUN
⚽️ GOAL | Ewan Henderson crosses from the right and Declan McManus beats Morrison with a well positioned header to give the visitors the lead after 13 minutes. AYR 0-1 DUN
⏱️ 6' | Brief halt in play as Aaron Muirhead receives treatment but he is good to continue. AYR 0-0 DUN
Referee Greg Aitken blows his whistle and we are underway at a sunny Somerset Park. United will shoot towards the Railway End in the first half.
Just under 10 minutes until kick-off. Still time to get your half-time draw tickets and make your @HonestMenPicks selections.
📋 | Your Ayr United team this afternoon. PJ Morrison is in goal, one of four changes made by David Hopkin. Sam Roscoe, Michael Miller and Jamie Barjonas also start.
Don't forget to get your virtual half-time draw tickets! This week sponsored by Crossroads South Ayrshire ➡️ tickets.ayrunitedfc.co.uk/packages/LZEmO…
We can tonight confirm that goalkeeper Viljami Sinisalo has returned to Aston Villa due to injury and his loan spell has now ended. ➡️ ayrunitedfc.co.uk/viljami-sinisa…
Full time at Somerset.
🔁 90' | A fourth change due to Josh Todd's earlier head knock sees Michael Moffat replaces Luke McCowan who looks to have damaged his shoulder. AYR 0-3 DUN
⚽️ GOAL | Paul McGowan with Dundee's third. AYR 0-3 DUN
🔁 79' | Final change for the Honest Men. AYR 0-2 DUN
🔁 75' | Second change for United. AYR 0-2 DUN
⚽️ GOAL | Second goal for Dundee after substitute Jonathan Afolabi pounces on a deflected shot to score. AYR 0-2 DUN
⏱️70' | It has been a contest between Danny Mullen and Aaron Muirhead all evening and Mullen is the first to go into the book for a late challenge on the Ayr man. AYR 0-1 DUN
⚽️ GOAL | Dundee break and a deflected cross into the box finds Max Anderson in space and he turns and shoots past Sinisalo to give Dundee the lead. AYR 0-1 DUN