Scottish League One
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Stenhousemuir 1-2 Airdrieonians

Airdrieonians stretched their unbeaten run to seven matches and inflicted a second successive defeat on promotion-chasing Stenhousemuir.

Scott Stewart stroking the ball home for his first professional goal to put the Diamonds ahead after 28 minutes.

The visitors doubled their lead on 63 minutes when Craig Barr headed home.

Sean Dickson pegged them back just 60 seconds later with a left-footed strike, but the Ochilview side could not find an equaliser.

Defeat leaves Stenhousemuir a point behind Ayr United in the race for the last promotion play-off spot with one game remaining.

Ayr host East Fife, who need points to avoid relegation, while Stenny are away to Brechin City.

Line-ups

Stenhousemuir

  • 1Smith
  • 2DevlinBooked at 90mins
  • 5Summers
  • 8FauldsSubstituted forGemmellat 67'minutes
  • 3Greacen
  • 4McMillanSubstituted forLawsonat 22'minutes
  • 7Dickson
  • 6Hodge
  • 10HigginsBooked at 75mins
  • 9GreenhalghSubstituted forSmithat 61'minutes
  • 11LynchBooked at 79mins

Substitutes

  • 12Lawson
  • 14Rowson
  • 15Smith
  • 16Watt
  • 17Shaw
  • 18Douglas
  • 19Gemmell

Airdrieonians

  • 1Adam
  • 2Barr
  • 3Bain
  • 8BlockleyBooked at 79mins
  • 4Watt
  • 5Stewart
  • 7McAleer
  • 6Milojevic Bjekovic
  • 9CaddenBooked at 51minsSubstituted forBuchananat 76'minutes
  • 10ParkerSubstituted forListerat 88'minutes
  • 11Boyle

Substitutes

  • 12Lister
  • 14Buchanan
  • 15O'Neil
  • 16Coogans
  • 17McCluskey
  • 18Coult
  • 19Glackin
Referee:
Kevin Graham
Attendance:
812

Match Stats

Home TeamStenhousemuirAway TeamAirdrieonians
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home11
Away8
Shots on Target
Home2
Away5
Corners
Home9
Away2
Fouls
Home11
Away9

Live Text

Match ends, Stenhousemuir 1, Airdrieonians 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Stenhousemuir 1, Airdrieonians 2.

Attempt missed. Ciaran Summers (Stenhousemuir) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top right corner.

Booking

Nicky Devlin (Stenhousemuir) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Nicky Devlin (Stenhousemuir).

Scott Stewart (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Sean Lynch (Stenhousemuir) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Chris Smith (Stenhousemuir) header from the centre of the box is too high.

Corner, Stenhousemuir. Conceded by Patrick Boyle.

Substitution

Substitution, Airdrieonians. James Lister replaces Keigan Parker.

Corner, Stenhousemuir. Conceded by Jamie Bain.

Attempt missed. Darren Smith (Stenhousemuir) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Sean Dickson (Stenhousemuir) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left.

Corner, Stenhousemuir. Conceded by Grant Adam.

Booking

Nathan Blockley (Airdrieonians) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Sean Lynch (Stenhousemuir) is shown the yellow card.

Sean Lynch (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Nathan Blockley (Airdrieonians).

Substitution

Substitution, Airdrieonians. Gregor Buchanan replaces Nicky Cadden.

Foul by Stewart Greacen (Stenhousemuir).

Scott Stewart (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Booking

Sean Higgins (Stenhousemuir) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Sean Higgins (Stenhousemuir).

Nathan Blockley (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Sean Lynch (Stenhousemuir) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Foul by John Gemmell (Stenhousemuir).

Nathan Blockley (Airdrieonians) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. John Gemmell (Stenhousemuir) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Nicky Devlin (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Nicky Cadden (Airdrieonians).

Ciaran Summers (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Craig Barr (Airdrieonians).

Substitution

Substitution, Stenhousemuir. John Gemmell replaces Kristopher Faulds.

Corner, Stenhousemuir. Conceded by Patrick Boyle.

Goal!

Goal! Stenhousemuir 1, Airdrieonians 2. Sean Dickson (Stenhousemuir) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.

Goal!

Goal! Stenhousemuir 0, Airdrieonians 2. Craig Barr (Airdrieonians) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner following a corner.

Corner, Airdrieonians. Conceded by Chris Smith.

Attempt saved. Liam Watt (Airdrieonians) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Stenhousemuir. Darren Smith replaces Ben Greenhalgh.

Hand ball by Sean Dickson (Stenhousemuir).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLGDPts
1Rangers35332088101
2Dunfermline35195111462
3Stranraer3513913-248
4Ayr3513715-446
5Stenhousemuir35111212-1145
6Forfar3512716-543
7Brechin3512617-1242
8Airdrieonians3511915-1242
9East Fife359521-3532
10Arbroath359422-2131
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