Scottish League Two
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Stirling Albion 2-0 Albion Rovers

Stirling Albion claimed a well-deserved victory against Albion Rovers in Scottish League Two.

After a fairly even first half, Stirling took command in the second with superior possession and chances.

David Weatherston headed home the opener midway through the second period.

And Jordan White wrapped up all three points when he tucked home Stephen Day's cross with eight minutes remaining.

Line-ups

Stirling

  • 1Crawford
  • 2McGeachie
  • 3Ashe
  • 4SmithBooked at 62minsSubstituted forHamiltonat 63'minutes
  • 5Bishop
  • 6O'Byrne
  • 7Comrie
  • 8Ferry
  • 10WeatherstonSubstituted forCunninghamat 85'minutes
  • 9White
  • 11DaySubstituted forBoyleat 90+1'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Cunningham
  • 14Boyle
  • 15Munn
  • 16Hamilton
  • 17Reidford
  • 18McDonald
  • 19McCulloch

Albion

  • 1Parry
  • 2MaguireSubstituted forInnesat 72'minutes
  • 3Dunlop
  • 5KennedySubstituted forWalkerat 72'minutes
  • 4RussellBooked at 90mins
  • 6Dunlop
  • 7Chaplain
  • 8CusackSubstituted forCrawfordat 17'minutes
  • 10Dallas
  • 9McGuigan
  • 11Phillips

Substitutes

  • 12Crawford
  • 14Flood
  • 15Tiffney
  • 16Walker
  • 17McGinley
  • 18Innes
Referee:
Ian MacNabb
Attendance:
541

Match Stats

Home TeamStirlingAway TeamAlbion
Possession
Home55%
Away45%
Shots
Home9
Away2
Shots on Target
Home4
Away0
Corners
Home7
Away6
Fouls
Home11
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, Stirling Albion 2, Albion Rovers 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Stirling Albion 2, Albion Rovers 0.

Booking

Barry Russell (Albion Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Jordan White (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Barry Russell (Albion Rovers).

Substitution

Substitution, Stirling Albion. Reece Boyle replaces Stephen Day.

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Barry Russell.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Stephen Day.

Foul by Jamie Bishop (Stirling Albion).

Patrick Walker (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Stirling Albion. Sandy Cunningham replaces David Weatherston.

Peter Innes (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Daniel Ashe (Stirling Albion).

Goal!

Goal! Stirling Albion 2, Albion Rovers 0. Jordan White (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from very close range to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Stephen Day.

Attempt saved. Daniel Ashe (Stirling Albion) left footed shot from very close range is saved in the bottom left corner.

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Barry Russell.

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Ross Dunlop.

Foul by Barry Russell (Albion Rovers).

Jordan White (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Mark McGuigan.

Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Barry Russell.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Peter Innes replaces Martin Maguire.

Substitution

Substitution, Albion Rovers. Patrick Walker replaces Dominic Kennedy.

Foul by Daniel Ashe (Stirling Albion).

Scott Chaplain (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Mark Ferry (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Goal!

Goal! Stirling Albion 1, Albion Rovers 0. David Weatherston (Stirling Albion) header from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Lee Hamilton.

Mick O'Byrne (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Dominic Kennedy (Albion Rovers).

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Jamie Bishop.

Substitution

Substitution, Stirling Albion. Lee Hamilton replaces Darren Smith.

Booking

Darren Smith (Stirling Albion) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Darren Smith (Stirling Albion).

Barry Russell (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Stephen Day (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Mark McGuigan (Albion Rovers).

Hand ball by Mick O'Byrne (Stirling Albion).

Foul by Jordan White (Stirling Albion).

David Crawford (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Stephen Day (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Peterhead24146448282048
2Annan Athletic23115744341038
3Clyde2411583031-138
4East Stirlingshire2510783633337
5Stirling2410683636036
6Berwick2596104234833
7Albion248793032-231
8Montrose2587103235-331
9Elgin2476114146-527
10Queen's Park2435161949-3014
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