Match ends, Forfar Athletic 4, Stirling Albion 0.
Forfar remain a point behind Scottish League One leaders Stranraer after a resounding home win over Stirling.
The visitors went close twice in the opening seven minutes through Sandy Cunningham and Chris Smith.
But, Forfar turned the match on its head with two goals in three minutes through Dale Hilson and a Chris Smith own goal.
Omar Kader broke on the right and added a third before Chris Templeman headed in the fourth at the near post late on.
- 7DenholmBooked at 28minsSubstituted forKaderat 45'minutes
- 6MalinSubstituted forHusbandat 65'minutes
- 8FotheringhamSubstituted forDaleat 65'minutes
- 1ReidfordSubstituted forBinnieat 45'minutes
- 7HamiltonSubstituted forJohnstonat 73'minutes
- 11CunninghamSubstituted forSmithat 81'minutes
- Stephen Finnie
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Forfar Athletic 4, Stirling Albion 0.
Goal! Forfar Athletic 4, Stirling Albion 0. Chris Templeman (Forfar Athletic) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Stephen Husband.
Attempt missed. Gordon Smith (Stirling Albion) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right from a direct free kick.
Foul by Michael Dunlop (Forfar Athletic).
Gordon Smith (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Attempt missed. Chris Smith (Stirling Albion) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.
Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Iain Campbell.
Substitution, Stirling Albion. Gordon Smith replaces Sandy Cunningham.
Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Cameron Binnie.
Attempt saved. Iain Campbell (Forfar Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner.
Stephen Husband (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Sandy Cunningham (Stirling Albion).
Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Ross McGeachie.
Michael Dunlop (Forfar Athletic) hits the bar with a right footed shot from the centre of the box following a corner.
Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Adam Cummins.
Attempt blocked. Dale Hilson (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
Omar Kader (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Craig Comrie (Stirling Albion).
Substitution, Stirling Albion. Philip Johnston replaces Lee Hamilton.