Goalkeeper Mark Oxley scored an outrageous effort on his league debut for Hibernian as they got their Scottish Championship campaign off to a winning start by beating Livingston 2-1 at Easter Road.

Oxley, on-loan from Hull, managed to find the back of the net after a huge clearance from a goal-kick sailed over the head of opposite number Darren Jamieson.

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The last goalkeeper to score for Hibs was Andy Goram back in 1988 against Morton and Oxley's goal sparked wild celebrations from his team-mates.

Farid El Alagui had headed the hosts in front from a Liam Craig corner before Oxley's speculative effort three minutes later.

Livingston gave themselves a lifeline on the hour when Oxley could only palm a Keaghan Jacobs free-kick into the path of Declan Gallacher who turned in the rebound.

Hibs held on, though, and Oxley's goal will surely be one which lives long in the memory.