"I was one on one with the keeper when the boy just took me out. I am just gutted to be honest, not to get the penalty.
Hamish French's side travelled back up the M74 with one of their most emphatic league results ever.
Paul Willis slips Pars into early lead but Arbroath long shot notches 27th minute equaliser. Andy Kirk slotted in what proved to be the winner in 57th minute.
26/09/09: "The bottom line is that if you don't make mistakes you are still in the game. We have just created cardinal sins and they are not learning from the mistakes that they are making...
No way back after losing three goals in the last seven minutes of the first half
23/09/09: "The boys are adamant it's not a penalty ...
Pars take Co-operative Insurance Cup exit
The Pars have won nine of the last twelve league meetings.
Three second half goals sees off highlanders threat
"Both teams were poor - they were better than us, but that just says how poor we were."
19/09/09: "We made a terrible mistake and we were punished. First goals are always crucial and that really knocked the stuffing out of us
Cairney and Donnelly score to give Thistle all three points.
Matches between the clubs are always hotly contested but the Fifers have the upper hand with 30 wins in the 70 league games.
Winning start to Reserve League Cup campaign
Steven McDougall in for suspended Willie Gibson. Dundee 1-0 up through a Gary Harkins penalty in 37.
10/09/09: Jim McIntyre - "We need to approach the game working hard and try to take the three points."
Last victory over Dundee on their home patch was six visits back in October 2004 when goals from Scott Thomson and Derek Young secured the points.
Manager's statement as given in The Game - Dunfermline Athletic's matchday programme.
Macca: Come back a step nearer after surgery
Pars paired with Hearts in The Co-operative Insurance Cup Third Round in a tie to be played on Wednesday 23rd September. Ticket details announced