Berwick Rangers were comfortable winners at home to Scottish League Two opponents Stirling Albion.

Derek Lavery headed the hosts ahead in the opening minute and Dean Hoskins nodded their second.

Lee Currie converted a spot-kick in the second half after Ross Gray had been brought down in the Stirling penalty area.

And Currie netted again with a powerful left-foot shot from the edge of the box.

Lineup, Bookings (1) & Substitutions (6)

Berwick Rangers

  • 01 Andrews
  • 02 Notman
  • 03 Jacobs
  • 04 Cameron (Turner - 61' )
  • 05 Dunlop
  • 06 Hoskins
  • 08 Currie
  • 10 Currie
  • 09 Dalziel Booked (Morris - 72' )
  • 07 Gray
  • 11 Lavery (O'Brien - 73' )

Substitutes

  • 12 O'Brien
  • 14 Morris
  • 15 Fairburn
  • 16 Bald
  • 17 Turner

Stirling Albion

  • 01 Crawford
  • 02 McGeachie
  • 03 Ashe
  • 08 Forsyth
  • 05 Bishop
  • 06 McAnespie
  • 07 Weatherston (Cunningham - 45' )
  • 04 Fulton (McClune - 45' )
  • 10 Weir
  • 09 White
  • 11 Ferry (Johnston - 45' )

Substitutes

  • 12 Johnston
  • 14 McClune
  • 15 Day
  • 16 Cunningham
  • 17 Reidford
  • 18 Comrie
  • 19 Munn
Ref: Des Roache
Att: 464

Match Stats

Shots

9 4

On target

8 1

Corners

3 4

Fouls

5 10

Live Text Commentary

Full time

Full Time Match ends, Berwick Rangers 4, Stirling Albion 0.

90:00 +0:49 Full time

Full Time Second Half ends, Berwick Rangers 4, Stirling Albion 0.

89:21

Delay in match Josh Morris (Berwick Rangers) because of an injury.

87:34

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Ross McGeachie.

83:14

Attempt missed. David McClune (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

79:21

Ross Gray (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

79:21

Foul by Jordan White (Stirling Albion).

77:55

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Steven Notman.

72:57 Substitution

Substitution Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Kenny O'Brien replaces Darren Lavery.

72:37

Attempt missed. Jordan White (Stirling Albion) header from the centre of the box is too high.

72:03

Foul by Lewis Turner (Berwick Rangers).

72:03

Graham Weir (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick on the left wing.

71:28 Substitution

Substitution Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Josh Morris replaces Scott Dalziel.

70:55

Attempt saved. Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

66:44

Scott Dalziel (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

66:44

Foul by Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion).

65:33

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Devon Jacobs.

61:25

Kieran McAnespie went off injured after Stirling Albion had used all subs.

60:06 Substitution

Substitution Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Lewis Turner replaces Colin Cameron.

58:37 Goal scored

Goal! Goal! Berwick Rangers 4, Stirling Albion 0. Paul Currie (Berwick Rangers) left footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Steven Notman.

55:56 Booking

Booking Scott Dalziel (Berwick Rangers) is shown the yellow card.

55:17

Foul by Ross Gray (Berwick Rangers).

55:17

Kieran McAnespie (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick on the right wing.

53:14 Goal scored

Goal! Goal! Berwick Rangers 3, Stirling Albion 0. Lee Currie (Berwick Rangers) converts the penalty with a left footed shot to the high centre of the goal.

52:33

Penalty Berwick Rangers. Ross Gray draws a foul in the penalty area.

52:33

Penalty conceded by Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion) after a foul in the penalty area.

49:30

Attempt saved. Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

47:42

Attempt missed. Jordan White (Stirling Albion) header from the centre of the box is too high.

47:03

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Steven Notman.

45:19

Attempt saved. Sandy Cunningham (Stirling Albion) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

45:00

Second Half begins Berwick Rangers 2, Stirling Albion 0.

45:00 Substitution

Substitution Substitution, Stirling Albion. Philip Johnston replaces Mark Ferry.

45:00 Substitution

Substitution Substitution, Stirling Albion. Sandy Cunningham replaces David Weatherston.

45:00 Substitution

Substitution Substitution, Stirling Albion. David McClune replaces Dale Fulton.

45:00 +0:13 Half time

Half Time First Half ends, Berwick Rangers 2, Stirling Albion 0.

44:32

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Steven Notman.

44:08

Foul by Michael Dunlop (Berwick Rangers).

44:08

David Weatherston (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

42:39

Attempt saved. Paul Currie (Berwick Rangers) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

41:56

Foul by Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers).

41:56

Graham Weir (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick on the left wing.

34:35 Goal scored

Goal! Goal! Berwick Rangers 2, Stirling Albion 0. Dean Hoskins (Berwick Rangers) header from the left side of the six yard box to the top left corner. Assisted by Lee Currie with a cross.

34:00

Ross Gray (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

33:58

Foul by Mark Ferry (Stirling Albion).

29:35

Colin Cameron (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

29:35

Foul by Jordan White (Stirling Albion).

28:05

Foul by Scott Dalziel (Berwick Rangers).

28:05

Jamie Bishop (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

26:16

Steven Notman (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick on the left wing.

26:16

Foul by Mark Ferry (Stirling Albion).

19:14

Attempt missed. Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is just a bit too high.

19:01

Colin Cameron (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

19:01

Foul by Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion).

17:08

Attempt saved. Scott Dalziel (Berwick Rangers) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

16:55

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Jamie Bishop.

16:29

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Jamie Bishop.

16:14

Foul by Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion).

16:14

Ross Gray (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

15:09

Foul by Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion).

15:09

Paul Currie (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

3:04

Colin Cameron (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

3:04

Foul by Jordan White (Stirling Albion).

0:28 Goal scored

Goal! Goal! Berwick Rangers 1, Stirling Albion 0. Darren Lavery (Berwick Rangers) header from the centre of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Paul Currie.

0:00

First Half begins.

0:00

Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

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