Scottish League One
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Stenhousemuir 1-0 Stranraer

Stranraer were knocked off top spot in Scottish League One after a defeat at lowly Stenhousemuir coincided with Morton's 4-0 win over Stirling Albion.

Home midfielder Josh Watt scored the winner in the 20th minute.

Anthony Marenghi ran towards the Stranraer defence and played in Watt, whose shot took a deflection as it flew past goalkeeper David Mitchell.

Paul McMullan missed two good chances for the hosts and Stephen Stirling fired wide for Stranraer.

Line-ups

Stenhousemuir

  • 1Fleming
  • 2Meechan
  • 4Lithgow
  • 5McMillan
  • 3Summers
  • 7McMullan
  • 8MillarBooked at 65mins
  • 6HodgeBooked at 90mins
  • 11WattBooked at 59minsSubstituted forFotheringhamat 74'minutes
  • 9McMenaminSubstituted forGrehanat 90+3'minutes
  • 10Marenghi

Substitutes

  • 12Duncan
  • 14Fotheringham
  • 15Faulds
  • 16Gallacher
  • 17Smith
  • 18Grehan
  • 19Sutherland

Stranraer

  • 1Mitchell
  • 2PettigrewBooked at 90mins
  • 4RobertsonBooked at 73mins
  • 5McKeown
  • 3Longridge
  • 7GallagherSubstituted forWinterat 66'minutes
  • 6Aitken
  • 8StirlingSubstituted forMcShaneat 66'minutes
  • 11Gibson
  • 9Malcolm
  • 10LongworthSubstituted forBellat 66'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Bell
  • 14McShane
  • 15Winter
  • 16Russell
  • 17Rumsby
  • 19Tobin
Referee:
Barry Cook
Attendance:
221

Match Stats

Home TeamStenhousemuirAway TeamStranraer
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home8
Away10
Shots on Target
Home2
Away3
Corners
Home6
Away8
Fouls
Home10
Away14

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Stenhousemuir 1, Stranraer 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Stenhousemuir 1, Stranraer 0.

  3. Substitution

    Substitution, Stenhousemuir. Martin Grehan replaces Colin McMenamin.

  4. Booking

    Craig Pettigrew (Stranraer) is shown the yellow card.

  5. Post update

    Paul McMullan (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Craig Pettigrew (Stranraer).

  7. Booking

    Bryan Hodge (Stenhousemuir) is shown the yellow card.

  8. Post update

    for dissent Bryan Hodge (Stenhousemuir).

  9. Post update

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

  10. Post update

    Corner, Stenhousemuir. Conceded by Chris Aitken.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Sean Winter (Stranraer).

  12. Post update

    Ciaran Summers (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  13. Post update

    Attempt missed. Paul McMullan (Stenhousemuir) right footed shot from the left side of the box is just a bit too high.

  14. Post update

    Corner, Stenhousemuir. Conceded by David Mitchell.

  15. Post update

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

  16. Post update

    Foul by Paul McMullan (Stenhousemuir).

  17. Post update

    Attempt missed. Kieran Millar (Stenhousemuir) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

  18. Post update

    Corner, Stenhousemuir. Conceded by David Mitchell.

  19. Post update

    Attempt saved. Paul McMullan (Stenhousemuir) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  20. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Craig Pettigrew (Stranraer) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Saturday 7th February 2015

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As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Stranraer23127441261543
2Forfar23126536261042
3Morton23132838281041
4Brechin219843627935
5Dunfermline2296732221033
6Peterhead219662729-233
7Airdrieonians236983130127
8Stenhousemuir2363142638-1221
9Ayr2254132439-1519
10Stirling2327142652-2613
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