Scottish League Two
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Berwick Rangers 1-0 Stirling Albion

Stirling missed a penalty in stoppage time as 10-man Berwick held on to win.

The hosts went ahead after 24 seconds when Blair Henderson got on the end of Michael McKenna's cross before slotting in from close range.

Stirling went close but Moses Olanrewaju's effort was superbly blocked by Johnny Fairbairn.

Brian Martin was sent off after handling in the area but Stirling were unable to equalise, with Sean Dickson missing from the spot.

Line-ups

Berwick

  • 1Walker
  • 5Wilson
  • 6Fairbairn
  • 11MartinBooked at 90mins
  • 2McNeil
  • 7Graham
  • 4Notman
  • 3Crane
  • 8McKennaBooked at 81minsSubstituted forMcGregorat 90+3'minutes
  • 9Henderson
  • 10Lavery

Substitutes

  • 12McGregor
  • 13Coultress
  • 14Beveridge
  • 15Stevenson
  • 20Walters

Stirling

  • 1Smith
  • 5McGeachieSubstituted forOlanrewajuat 72'minutes
  • 6McMillan
  • 3Smith
  • 2VerlaqueSubstituted forForsythat 56'minutes
  • 4RobertsonBooked at 22minsSubstituted forComrieat 39'minutesBooked at 81mins
  • 8Dickson
  • 11Johnston
  • 7Smith
  • 9Doris
  • 10BeattieBooked at 20mins

Substitutes

  • 12Hamilton
  • 14Lamont
  • 15Burns
  • 16Olanrewaju
  • 17Binnie
  • 18Comrie
  • 19Forsyth
Referee:
David Lowe
Attendance:
502

Match Stats

Home TeamBerwickAway TeamStirling
Possession
Home55%
Away45%
Shots
Home12
Away11
Shots on Target
Home5
Away4
Corners
Home3
Away4
Fouls
Home13
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Berwick Rangers 1, Stirling Albion 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Berwick Rangers 1, Stirling Albion 0.

Substitution

Substitution, Berwick Rangers. Jordan McGregor replaces Michael McKenna.

Penalty missed! Bad penalty by Sean Dickson (Stirling Albion) left footed shot is just a bit too high. Sean Dickson should be disappointed.

Dismissal

Brian Martin (Berwick Rangers) is shown the red card.

Penalty conceded by Brian Martin (Berwick Rangers) with a hand ball in the penalty area.

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Kevin Walker.

Attempt saved. Darren L. Smith (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Kevin Walker.

Attempt saved. Ross Smith (Stirling Albion) header from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Foul by Robert Wilson (Berwick Rangers).

Craig Beattie (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Craig Beattie (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

Attempt missed. Michael McKenna (Berwick Rangers) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Craig Comrie.

Booking

Michael McKenna (Berwick Rangers) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Craig Comrie (Stirling Albion) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Michael McKenna (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Craig Comrie (Stirling Albion).

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Steven Notman.

Foul by Jonathon Fairbairn (Berwick Rangers).

Craig Beattie (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt blocked. Moses Olanrewaju (Stirling Albion) left footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is blocked.

Substitution

Substitution, Stirling Albion. Moses Olanrewaju replaces Ross McGeachie.

Hand ball by Ewan McNeil (Berwick Rangers).

Attempt missed. Finn Graham (Berwick Rangers) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Finn Graham (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion).

Attempt missed. Calum Crane (Berwick Rangers) right footed shot from the left side of the box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Berwick Rangers. Conceded by Ross McGeachie.

Foul by Robert Wilson (Berwick Rangers).

Craig Beattie (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Robert Wilson.

Substitution

Substitution, Stirling Albion. Ross Forsyth replaces David Verlaque.

Attempt missed. Ewan McNeil (Berwick Rangers) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is just a bit too high.

Calum Crane (Berwick Rangers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Craig Comrie (Stirling Albion).

Foul by Michael McKenna (Berwick Rangers).

Craig Comrie (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Michael McKenna (Berwick Rangers).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1East Fife29155950371350
2Elgin29154104839949
3Clyde281441042311146
4Queen's Park28128835231244
5Annan Athletic2711795046440
6Stirling29116123934539
7Berwick29106133647-1136
8Montrose29106134457-1336
9Arbroath29105143637-135
10East Stirlingshire2983183564-2927
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