Stenhousemuir had the chance to make the play-offs, and Tam Scobbie marked his final game as a Bairn, here’s how the day unfolded with The Falkirk Herald.
The Falkirk Herald was at Ochilview and The Falkirk Stadium to keep you up to date with the action from both games.
But it ended in tears for the Warriors as they blew a chance to make the promotion play-offs, wuhile there werre tears of a different kind for Tam Scobbie.
Herald Sport. Falkirk host Ayr in the final game of the season, one that is also the final match in a Falkirk shirt for Thomas Scobbie
Herald Sport. Scobbie plays after missing out against Partick last week and a portion of this week’s training with an ankle injury
Herald Sport. Teams will follow
FalkirkHeraldSp. Ayr Utd. McWilliams, Armstrong, Longridge, Robertson, Smith, McKernan, Hutchison, Crawford, Patterson, Moffat, McGill.
FalkirkHeraldSp. RT @FalkirkHeraldSp. Rhys Bennett not in the matchday squad and in the stand in his Bolton jacket. Teams follow...
FalkirkHeraldSp. RT @FalkirkHeraldSp. Falkirk. McGovern, Alston, Scobbie, Dods, Wallace, J Fulton, Sibbald, Millar, El Alagui, Faulds, Kingsley. Likely 3-5-2
Herald Sport. Ayr’s team is essentially a youth team supplemented by Chris Smith and Michael Moffat
FalkirkHeraldSp. RT @craiggtelfer. #SFC team for today. Brown; N. Devlin, McMillan, M. Devlin, McKinlay; Anderson, Millar, Paton, Ferguson; Kean, Rodgers.
alkirkHeraldSp. RT @craiggtelfer. On the #SFC bench. Deuchar, Dickson, Murray, Thomson, Shaw.
Herald Sport. Falkirk have yet to beat Ayr this season.... they’ve played three times in the league and once in the cup
Herald Sport. Up against Ayr’s youths Falkirk look very experienced.... and were a very tempting 11/10 with William Hill to win by a margin of more than a goal
FalkirkHeraldSp. RT @craiggtelfer. GOAL. #SFC 0-1 #FAFC Horrible defending allows Motion in. Brown parries his shot but it hits off McMillan and into the ...
Herald Sport. Nightmare start for Stenhousemuir at Ochilview
Herald Sport. Tam Scobbie is captain for the day at Falkirk
FalkirkHeraldSp. PENALTY FALKIRK
FalkirkHeraldSp. Scobbie to take..... fairytale stuff this....
FalkirkHeraldSp. Goal! Scobbie 7 minutes
FalkirkHeraldSp. He runs to the stand patting the steeple on his chest. 1-0 Falkirk
FalkirkHeraldSp. RT @craiggtelfer. There’s a stretcher on for McMillan. Went up for a header and was wiped out. Thomson stripped and will come on.
FalkirkHeraldSp. RT @craiggtelfer. GOAL. #SFC 1-1 #FAFC ANDERSON! What a signing he’s been. Great pass from Paton slips in the winger, cool finish. Game on!
craiggtelfer. GOAL. #SFC 1-2 #FAFC Stenny have several opportunities to clear their lines but don’t. Fotheringham leathers it in from 18 yards.
Herald Sport. All the supporters functions and trophies seem to have caught up with Farid El Alagui - he’s looking exhausted.
FalkirkHeraldSp. Half-time 1-0... Falkirk comfortable
DunipaceJuniors. Pace 1 neilston 0 ft
Herald Sport. Header El Alagui easily taken by Ryan McWilliams
Herald Sport. GOAL AYR
FalkirkHeraldSp. GOAL AYR Michael Moffat
FalkirkHeraldSp. Moffat cut inside Wallace and though the defender lunged he couldn’t push the ball away from Ayr man....
FalkirkHeraldSp. ...and the shot was touched by McGovern but not enough to keep it out 1-1
FalkirkHeraldSp. Ball in the net for Falkirk from Faulds but given offside. Midfielder didn’t need to touch Scobbie’s header over the line
FalkirkHeraldSp. FARID 2-1
Herald Sport. You don’t have to say much more than his name..... Goal 28 of the season.
craiggtelfer. DEUCHAR TURNS AND BEATS A MAN. RT please.
FalkirkHeraldSp. GOAL Alston. 3 games in a row for Blair Alston, taps in at a corner
FalkirkHeraldSp. Action from ochilview. Courtesy @gary_photo1 http.//t.co/okePu7gf
FalkirkHeraldSp. Action from ochilview. Courtesy @gary_photo1 http.//t.co/MsEZZ7Ph
FalkirkHeraldSp. GOAL AYR Moffat 81
FalkirkHeraldSp. RT @craiggtelfer. Running out of time at Ochilview. Forfar look the more likely to score. Just can’t break them down at all.
FalkirkHeraldSp. Mark Millar subbed for Falkirk to standing ovation and hugs from Pressley and staff. Steven Brisbane is on
FalkirkHeraldSp. Farid El Alagui gets his moment too. 90Jordan White on
FalkirkHeraldSp. Thomas Scobbie leaves the park for Falkirk
FalkirkHeraldSp. replaced by Liam Dick
FalkirkHeraldSp. Game over. 3-2 Falkirk.
FalkirkHeraldSp. Players now taking a lap of honour round the park
FalkirkHeraldSp. Scobbie’s perfect send-off - Falkirk FC - Falkirk Herald. http.//t.co/EJS5ZUBn #falkirk #falkirkbairns
KennyDeuchar. All good things come to an end! Taking a break from the game and at 31 that probably means #retired Thanks to the fans of all my clubs!
TScobb88. Thank you too all the fans today. Was a fantastic way to end. I will never forget it. #onceabairnalwaysabairn