Scottish League One
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Stranraer 2-0 Peterhead

Stranraer moved four points clear at the top of Scottish League One courtesy of a home victory over Peterhead.

William Gibson went close for the hosts before Jamie Longworth broke the deadlock, heading in from close range.

Scott Ross almost drew Peterhead level with a fierce right-footed shot that was narrowly off target.

Jon McShane doubled Stranraer's lead immediately after the break, tapping in after Grant Gallagher's initial shot had been saved.

Line-ups

Stranraer

  • 1Mitchell
  • 2Pettigrew
  • 4Rumsby
  • 5McKeown
  • 3Longridge
  • 7Winter
  • 8BellSubstituted forGallagherat 20'minutes
  • 6Aitken
  • 11Gibson
  • 9McShaneSubstituted forMalcolmat 62'minutes
  • 10LongworthSubstituted forStoneyat 82'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Malcolm
  • 14Stirling
  • 15Robertson
  • 16Russell
  • 17Gallagher
  • 18Tobin
  • 19Stoney

Peterhead

  • 1Smith
  • 2Kerr
  • 4Strachan
  • 5Ross
  • 3DonaldsonSubstituted forBrownat 75'minutes
  • 10Smith
  • 6Dzierzawski
  • 8Redman
  • 11RileySubstituted forRodgersat 55'minutes
  • 7McDonald
  • 9CoxSubstituted forMcLarenat 82'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Rodgers
  • 14Brown
  • 15McLaren
  • 21Jarvie
Referee:
George Salmond
Attendance:
371

Match Stats

Home TeamStranraerAway TeamPeterhead
Possession
Home44%
Away56%
Shots
Home8
Away3
Shots on Target
Home4
Away0
Corners
Home2
Away1
Fouls
Home9
Away15

Live Text

Match ends, Stranraer 2, Peterhead 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Stranraer 2, Peterhead 0.

Scott Rumsby went off injured after Stranraer had used all subs.

(Stranraer) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Scott Ross (Peterhead).

Andy Rodgers (Peterhead) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Scott Rumsby (Stranraer).

Grant Gallagher (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Andy Rodgers (Peterhead).

Substitution

Substitution, Stranraer. Daniel Stoney replaces Jamie Longworth.

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Fraser McLaren replaces David Cox.

Attempt missed. Craig Pettigrew (Stranraer) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Fraser McLaren (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Chris Aitken (Stranraer).

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

Foul by David Cox (Peterhead).

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Jordon Brown replaces Reece Donaldson.

Sean Winter (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kevin Dzierzawski (Peterhead).

Attempt saved. William Gibson (Stranraer) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Ryan Strachan (Peterhead) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

Attempt missed. Craig Malcolm (Stranraer) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Corner, Peterhead. Conceded by Grant Gallagher.

Foul by Jackson Longridge (Stranraer).

Cameron Kerr (Peterhead) wins a free kick on the right wing.

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

Foul by Scott Ross (Peterhead).

Substitution

Substitution, Stranraer. Craig Malcolm replaces Jon McShane because of an injury.

Foul by Jon McShane (Stranraer).

Kevin Dzierzawski (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Andy Rodgers replaces Nicky Riley.

Foul by Sean Winter (Stranraer).

Reece Donaldson (Peterhead) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Jackson Longridge (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Scott Ross (Peterhead).

Foul by Grant Gallagher (Stranraer).

Cameron Kerr (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Frank McKeown (Stranraer) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by David Cox (Peterhead).

Foul by Grant Gallagher (Stranraer).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Stranraer24137443261746
2Morton24133839291042
3Forfar2412663729842
4Dunfermline23106735241136
5Brechin229943728936
6Peterhead229672731-433
7Airdrieonians247983431330
8Ayr2364132840-1222
9Stenhousemuir2463152841-1321
10Stirling2427152756-2913
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