Falkirk 0 Morton 2 ... as it happened

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An impressive unbeaten run came to an end in the 18th game at The Falkirk Stadium this season.

The Falkirk Herald watched on as Morton scoredtwice without reply from Falkirk, and here's how it happenned from The Falkirk Herald's new live update centre.

7:44 Both teamare out and preparing to kick off.

Team lines to follow....

Tuesday March 20, 2012 7:44

7:46 Falkirk: McGovern, Murdoch, Scobbie, Dods, Wallace, Fulton, Weatherston, Millar, White, Gibson, Alston

Tuesday March 20, 2012 7:46

7:46 Morton: Combe, Graham, Forsyth, Smyth, Evans, Tidser, Young, Bachirou, MacDonald, Campbell, O'Brien

Tuesday March 20, 2012 7:46

7:48 Murdoch's cross is too high for Alston

Tuesday March 20, 2012 7:48

7:50 Great save McGovern from O'Brien after good link-up play with MacDonald and Campbell

Tuesday March 20, 2012 7:50

7:52 Jay Fulton is in his more preferred central role, with Murdoch switched to a full-back position where he played while on loan at East Fife

Tuesday March 20, 2012 7:52

7:54 Givbson has a good shot on the turn tipped over by Combe

Tuesday March 20, 2012 7:54

7:58 Gibson drops his shoulder and nicks through two defenders, swings a deft cross in but the ball sticks under David Weatherston's feet and spins out for a corner.

Scobbie goes close at the corner, helping on Grant Evans’ knockdown as the Morton defender tries to clear, but the ball is cleared off the line

Tuesday March 20, 2012 7:58

8:12 David O'Brien again goes close for Morton but Darren Dods blocks

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:12

8:19 Peter McDonald nicks the ball from Murdoch and Dods and rounds the goalkeeper but hammers it into the sidenetting

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:19

8:21 Again Murdoch is robbed by Campbell this time who takes it first time. McGovern touches it and Wallace clears off the line

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:21

8:24 Grant Evans' header is nodded off the line by Jordan White

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:24

8:26 Weatherston zips a shot past the post from 25m yards

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:26

8:32 Half-time at The Falkirk Stadium 0-0

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:32

8:44 Morton have kicked off the second half

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:44

8:45 Rhys Bennett on for Murdoch

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:45

8:48 Mistake by Fulton as he returns ball back to the penalty box. After a muddle it's cleared

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:48

8:48 Graham blasts over.

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:48

8:55 Jordan White goes close with a header needed just a glance to Scobbie's cross but the ball flashes acrioss goal

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:55

8:56 GOAL MORTON

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:56

8:56 Michael Tidser turns in Archie Campbell's cross and the ball squirms through Michael McGovern's arms and over the line

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:56

8:58 Attendance is 2395 (143 away)

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:58

8:59 White off for Kingsley

Tuesday March 20, 2012 8:59

9:03 Low cross Mark Millar scooped on to the post by Rhys Bennett

Tuesday March 20, 2012 9:03

9:10 Kris Faulds on for Blair Alston

Tuesday March 20, 2012 9:10

9:12 Andrew Graham header to David O'Brien cleared off the line by Mark Millar standing on the post

Tuesday March 20, 2012 9:12

9:18 Weatherston shot from the byline spins off Combe and is gathered at the second attempt by the goalkeeper before it can bounce over the line.

Tuesday March 20, 2012 9:18

9:22 Bachirou outpacesd Faulds and cuts the ball inside to Archie Campbell, Murray Wallace had given the former Rangers man space and he took it to slide the ball beyond McGovern

Tuesday March 20, 2012 9:22

9:22 GOAL MORTON - CAMPBELL

Tuesday March 20, 2012 9:22

9:23 Fans are now pouring from The Falkirk Stadium

Tuesday March 20, 2012 9:23

9:27 Campbell screws the ball wide close in

Tuesday March 20, 2012 9:27

9:32 FINAL SCORE - FALKIRK 0 MORTON 2

Join us again on Saturday when Livingston are the visitors to The Falkirk Stadium.