ALLAN GETS HOME COMFORTS
this term. We were on top apart from a spell in the second half.”
The visitors took the lead early on through Henderson’s strike.
And Rennie netted from the spot late on after Chris Kane had fouled Henderson.
East Fife boss Darren Young said: “It’s frustrating. The better team on the day won.” Al lan Johnston dedicated Dunfermline’s long-awaited home victory was for their suffering fans.
The Pars racked up just their second league win of the season at East End Park thanks to goals from Aidan Keena, Faissal El Bakhtaoui and James Craigen.
And Pars boss Johnston said: “The boys showed character because the results at home haven’t been good enough.
“It must have been a frustrating Iain Collin chances, hitting the woodwork twice, before they went 2- 0 up.
Ton defender Gregor Buchanan tripped El Bakhtaoui in the box and the Frenchman fired home from the spot. And Craigen netted the third late on. Ton boss Jonatan Johansson said: “The way we defended was not acceptable.”
ZAK RACE Rudden ‘s joy at his opener and (below) Scott Harrison winner
THREE AND EASY Craigen got Pars’ third