Scottish League One
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Stranraer 3-1 Stenhousemuir

Stranraer maintained their push for the final Scottish League One play-off place with victory over Stenhousemuir at Stair Park.

Mark McGuigan's calm finish gave Stranraer the lead and Scott Robertson fired home the hosts' second.

McGuigan notched his second from Kyle Turner's assist before the break.

Stenny pulled one back in the second half from the penalty spot, Jason Scotland converting after Craig Pettigrew had fouled Mark Gilhaney.

Line-ups

Stranraer

Formation 4-5-1

  • 26BelfordBooked at 62mins
  • 4Pettigrew
  • 2Robertson
  • 8Bell
  • 15Dick
  • 10Stirling
  • 16TurnerSubstituted forMalcolmat 74'minutes
  • 7CairneySubstituted forMcCloskeyat 87'minutes
  • 23Thomson
  • 33GibsonBooked at 47minsSubstituted forKempat 89'minutes
  • 20McGuigan

Substitutes

  • 6Aitken
  • 9Malcolm
  • 11McCloskey
  • 12Kemp
  • 13Currie
  • 14Longworth
  • 24Rumsby

Stenhousemuir

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1McCabe
  • 2McCormack
  • 4Meechan
  • 5MurrayBooked at 36mins
  • 3Summers
  • 7Mazana-MartinezSubstituted forMalcolmat 88'minutes
  • 6McCroary
  • 8Gilhaney
  • 11CookSubstituted forMarenghiat 73'minutes
  • 9McMenamin
  • 10ScotlandBooked at 33minsSubstituted forSmallat 62'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Marenghi
  • 14Malcolm
  • 15Nash
  • 16Allan
  • 17Barclay
  • 18Small
Referee:
Nick Walsh
Attendance:
446

Match Stats

Home TeamStranraerAway TeamStenhousemuir
Possession
Home57%
Away43%
Shots
Home8
Away7
Shots on Target
Home6
Away2
Corners
Home3
Away3
Fouls
Home11
Away10

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Stranraer 3, Stenhousemuir 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Stranraer 3, Stenhousemuir 1.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Ryan Thomson (Stranraer) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

  4. Post update

    Attempt saved. Mark McGuigan (Stranraer) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  5. Post update

    Attempt missed. Colin McMenamin (Stenhousemuir) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  6. Substitution

    Substitution, Stranraer. Calvin Kemp replaces William Gibson.

  7. Substitution

    Substitution, Stenhousemuir. Stuart Malcolm replaces Carlos Mazana-Martinez.

  8. Substitution

    Substitution, Stranraer. Sam McCloskey replaces Paul Cairney.

  9. Post update

    Hand ball by Liam McCroary (Stenhousemuir).

  10. Post update

    Foul by Craig Malcolm (Stranraer).

  11. Post update

    Anthony Marenghi (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  12. Post update

    Attempt missed. Anthony Marenghi (Stenhousemuir) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

  13. Post update

    Hand ball by Lewis Small (Stenhousemuir).

  14. Post update

    Corner, Stranraer. Conceded by Jamie McCormack.

  15. Post update

    Mark McGuigan (Stranraer) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  16. Post update

    Foul by Jamie McCormack (Stenhousemuir).

  17. Post update

    Corner, Stenhousemuir. Conceded by Cameron Belford.

  18. Post update

    Attempt saved. Carlos Mazana-Martinez (Stenhousemuir) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Liam Dick (Stranraer).

  20. Post update

    Colin McMenamin (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick on the right wing.