Scottish League One
Peterhead1Stranraer4

Peterhead 1-4 Stranraer

Stranraer remain two points behind Scottish League One leaders Forfar Athletic after a convincing win over Peterhead.

A brilliant early goal by James Stevenson gave the hosts the lead but Frank McKeown's header levelled matters.

Grant Gallagher's close-range finish put Stranraer ahead for the first time and Craig Malcolm headed their third.

And Christopher Aitken added a fourth with a left-foot shot.

Line-ups

Peterhead

  • 1Smith
  • 2KerrBooked at 65mins
  • 8Redman
  • 4Strachan
  • 3Noble
  • 11CoxSubstituted forBrownat 86'minutes
  • 6Cowie
  • 7MillarSubstituted forDonaldsonat 72'minutes
  • 10Stevenson
  • 9McAllister
  • 5GilfillanSubstituted forRodgersat 71'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Rodgers
  • 14Brown
  • 15Richardson
  • 16Donaldson
  • 21Jarvie

Stranraer

  • 1Mitchell
  • 2Pettigrew
  • 4Rumsby
  • 5McKeownBooked at 32mins
  • 3Longridge
  • 7Gallagher
  • 10StirlingSubstituted forLongworthat 50'minutes
  • 6Aitken
  • 8Bell
  • 11WinterSubstituted forRussellat 86'minutes
  • 9MalcolmSubstituted forMarenghiat 78'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Longworth
  • 14Russell
  • 15Marenghi
  • 18Tobin
Referee:
Euan Anderson
Attendance:
428

Match Stats

Home TeamPeterheadAway TeamStranraer
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home7
Away9
Shots on Target
Home1
Away4
Corners
Home5
Away2
Fouls
Home14
Away9

Live Text

Match ends, Peterhead 1, Stranraer 4.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Peterhead 1, Stranraer 4.

Frank McKeown (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Rory McAllister (Peterhead).

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

Foul by Rory McAllister (Peterhead).

Foul by Anthony Marenghi (Stranraer).

Jamie Stevenson (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Stranraer. Barry Russell replaces Sean Winter.

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Jordon Brown replaces David Cox.

Foul by Grant Gallagher (Stranraer).

David Cox (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Jamie Stevenson (Peterhead) right footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.

Foul by Craig Pettigrew (Stranraer).

Steven Noble (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Stranraer. Anthony Marenghi replaces Craig Malcolm.

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

Foul by Dean Cowie (Peterhead).

Goal!

Goal! Peterhead 1, Stranraer 4. Chris Aitken (Stranraer) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the top right corner.

Jamie Longworth (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Dean Cowie (Peterhead).

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Reece Donaldson replaces Mark Millar.

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Andy Rodgers replaces Bryan Gilfillan.

Goal!

Goal! Peterhead 1, Stranraer 3. Craig Malcolm (Stranraer) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Sean Winter.

Attempt missed. Chris Aitken (Stranraer) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Booking

Cameron Kerr (Peterhead) is shown the yellow card.

Steven Bell (Stranraer) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Cameron Kerr (Peterhead).

Goal!

Goal! Peterhead 1, Stranraer 2. Grant Gallagher (Stranraer) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Jamie Longworth.

Attempt missed. Rory McAllister (Peterhead) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Rory McAllister (Peterhead) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Corner, Stranraer. Conceded by Jamie Redman.

Jamie Longworth (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jamie Redman (Peterhead).

Attempt missed. Rory McAllister (Peterhead) right footed shot from the left side of the box is just a bit too high.

Foul by Scott Rumsby (Stranraer).

Rory McAllister (Peterhead) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Stranraer. Jamie Longworth replaces Stephen Stirling because of an injury.

Second Half

Second Half begins Peterhead 1, Stranraer 1.

Half Time

First Half ends, Peterhead 1, Stranraer 1.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Forfar1695227161132
2Stranraer1686232191330
3Morton169162619728
4Dunfermline1683525141127
5Brechin165742725222
6Peterhead155551723-620
7Airdrieonians164572122-117
8Stenhousemuir165292027-717
9Ayr155191926-716
10Stirling1615101639-238
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