Scottish Cup - Third Round
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Scottish Cup: Stranraer 3-1 Buckie Thistle

League One Stranraer comfortably beat Highland League side Buckie Thistle to reach the fourth round of the Scottish Cup.

Luciano Nequecaur headed the hosts ahead from Paul Cairney's corner and Mark McGuigan fired their second from Ryan Thomson's long ball.

Paul Napier's free-kick reduced Buckie's deficit.

But Thomson's solo effort put the tie beyond doubt before Chris Angus was sent off for the visitors late on.

Line-ups

Stranraer

  • 1McGurn
  • 4Pettigrew
  • 24Rumsby
  • 8Bell
  • 5BarronSubstituted forMcCloskeyat 85'minutes
  • 20McGuiganSubstituted forMcGillat 77'minutes
  • 2RobertsonBooked at 61mins
  • 23ThomsonBooked at 57mins
  • 7CairneySubstituted forTurnerat 80'minutes
  • 9Malcolm
  • 25Nequecaur

Substitutes

  • 11McCloskey
  • 13Currie
  • 16Turner
  • 18McGill
  • 22Rowan

Buckie Thistle

  • 1Sim
  • 2WoodSubstituted forHodgeat 56'minutes
  • 4HegartyBooked at 27mins
  • 5MacKinnon
  • 3Carroll
  • 7Fraser
  • 6Munro
  • 8AngusBooked at 84mins
  • 11NapierSubstituted forTaylorat 81'minutes
  • 9WynessSubstituted forCopelandat 73'minutes
  • 10Ross

Substitutes

  • 12Fraser
  • 13MacRae
  • 14Scott
  • 15Taylor
  • 16Copeland
  • 17Hodge
  • 22Strong
Referee:
Barry Cook
Attendance:
415

Match Stats

Home TeamStranraerAway TeamBuckie Thistle
Possession
Home56%
Away44%
Shots
Home10
Away10
Shots on Target
Home3
Away3
Corners
Home3
Away8
Fouls
Home18
Away5

Live Text

Match ends, Stranraer 3, Buckie Thistle 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Stranraer 3, Buckie Thistle 1.

Corner, Buckie Thistle. Conceded by David McGurn.

Attempt saved. Donald Munro (Buckie Thistle) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Stranraer. Sam McCloskey replaces David Barron.

Craig Malcolm (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Dismissal

Chris Angus (Buckie Thistle) is shown the red card.

Foul by Chris Angus (Buckie Thistle).

Attempt blocked. Peter McGill (Stranraer) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Luciano Nequecaur (Stranraer).

Stuart Hodge (Buckie Thistle) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Buckie Thistle. Stuart Taylor replaces Kevin Fraser.

Substitution

Substitution, Stranraer. Kyle Turner replaces Paul Cairney.

Attempt blocked. Chris Angus (Buckie Thistle) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

Foul by Peter McGill (Stranraer).

Chris Angus (Buckie Thistle) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Stranraer. Peter McGill replaces Mark McGuigan.

Corner, Buckie Thistle. Conceded by David McGurn.

Attempt missed. Chris Angus (Buckie Thistle) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Steven Bell (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Chris Angus (Buckie Thistle).

Substitution

Substitution, Buckie Thistle. Drew Copeland replaces Dennis Wyness.

Goal!

Goal! Stranraer 3, Buckie Thistle 1. Ryan Thomson (Stranraer) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.

Hand ball by Scott Robertson (Stranraer).

Craig Malcolm (Stranraer) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Stuart Hodge (Buckie Thistle).

Foul by Scott Robertson (Stranraer).

Chris Hegarty (Buckie Thistle) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Booking

Scott Robertson (Stranraer) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Corner, Buckie Thistle. Conceded by David McGurn.

Attempt saved. Chris Angus (Buckie Thistle) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Craig Pettigrew (Stranraer) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top left corner.

Booking

Ryan Thomson (Stranraer) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Ryan Thomson (Stranraer).

Kevin Fraser (Buckie Thistle) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Buckie Thistle. Stuart Hodge replaces Shaun Wood.

Goal!

Goal! Stranraer 2, Buckie Thistle 1. Paul Napier (Buckie Thistle) from a free kick with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

Goal!

Goal! Stranraer 2, Buckie Thistle 0. Mark McGuigan (Stranraer) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Ryan Thomson.

Foul by Paul Cairney (Stranraer).

Kevin Fraser (Buckie Thistle) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

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