Match ends, Forfar Athletic 1, Morton 2.
Morton leapfrogged Forfar into second place in Scottish League One after a narrow victory at Station Park.
The Ton had two efforts cleared off the line early on as Ross Caldwell and Stefan McCluskey went close.
Joe McKee tapped in after Rab Douglas saved Caldwell's header though Forfar levelled when Danny Denholm finished off a Chris Templeman long-range pass.
Peter McDonald restored Morton's lead with a rifled shot five minutes later, then Denholm hit the visitors' bar.
- 2TravisBooked at 53minsSubstituted forHusbandat 78'minutes
- 7KaderSubstituted forHilsonat 81'minutes
- 9FotheringhamSubstituted forTemplemanat 54'minutes
- 8ForbesBooked at 17minsSubstituted forPepperat 78'minutes
- 7McKeeSubstituted forMillerat 78'minutes
- 9MacDonaldSubstituted forFerrisat 90+1'minutes
- Alan Newlands
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Forfar Athletic 1, Morton 2.
Danny Denholm (Forfar Athletic) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box following a set piece situation.
Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Conor Pepper.
Substitution, Morton. Aidan Ferris replaces Peter MacDonald.
Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Ricki Lamie.
Foul by Conor Pepper (Morton).
Danny Denholm (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Stephen Husband (Forfar Athletic) hits the bar with a right footed shot from the centre of the box.
Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Mark Russell.
Substitution, Forfar Athletic. Dale Hilson replaces Omar Kader.
Attempt missed. Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.
Attempt saved. Stephen Husband (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from very close range is saved in the top centre of the goal.
Ross Caldwell (Morton) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic).
Substitution, Forfar Athletic. Stephen Husband replaces Michael Travis.
Substitution, Morton. Michael Miller replaces Joe McKee.
Substitution, Morton. Conor Pepper replaces Ross Forbes.
Attempt saved. Mark Russell (Morton) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the left is saved in the centre of the goal.
Attempt blocked. Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from more than 35 yards is blocked.