Scottish League One
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Peterhead 1-0 Forfar Athletic

Forfar Athletic were knocked off the top of Scottish League One by Stranraer after losing at Peterhead.

James Redman's first-half header from Steven Noble's delivery proved to be the only goal.

Redman had earlier gone close with a shot over the crossbar as Peterhead started brightly.

Forfar goalkeeper Rab Douglas made saves to deny Jordon Brown on two occasions as the visitors slipped to third in the division.

Line-ups

Peterhead

  • 1Smith
  • 2SmithBooked at 79mins
  • 5Ross
  • 4Strachan
  • 3Noble
  • 8RedmanBooked at 59mins
  • 6McDonald
  • 10Brown
  • 7RileySubstituted forCowieat 65'minutes
  • 9McAllisterSubstituted forCoxat 78'minutes
  • 11RodgersBooked at 67minsSubstituted forDzierzawskiat 70'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Dzierzawski
  • 14Cowie
  • 15Cox
  • 16Donaldson
  • 21MacDonald

Forfar

  • 1Douglas
  • 2Dunlop
  • 4Travis
  • 5Dods
  • 3Campbell
  • 7KaderSubstituted forMalinat 72'minutes
  • 6YoungSubstituted forDenholmat 45'minutes
  • 8Fotheringham
  • 10Swankie
  • 9TemplemanSubstituted forHusbandat 72'minutes
  • 11Hilson

Substitutes

  • 12Husband
  • 14Denholm
  • 15Dale
  • 16Malin
  • 17Malcolm
  • 18Hay
  • 21King
Referee:
George Salmond
Attendance:
743

Match Stats

Home TeamPeterheadAway TeamForfar
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home13
Away11
Shots on Target
Home5
Away3
Corners
Home5
Away5
Fouls
Home17
Away15

Live Text

Match ends, Peterhead 1, Forfar Athletic 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Peterhead 1, Forfar Athletic 0.

Foul by Gary McDonald (Peterhead).

Martin Fotheringham (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Jamie Redman (Peterhead) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Iain Campbell (Forfar Athletic).

(Peterhead) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Martin Fotheringham (Forfar Athletic).

Attempt blocked. Stephen Husband (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Scott Ross (Peterhead).

Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Ross Smith (Peterhead) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic).

Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Graeme Smith.

Attempt saved. Stephen Husband (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Corner, Peterhead. Conceded by Iain Campbell.

Ryan Strachan (Peterhead) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Danny Denholm (Forfar Athletic).

Foul by David Cox (Peterhead).

Darren Dods (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Peterhead. Conceded by Gavin Malin.

Booking

Ross Smith (Peterhead) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Ross Smith (Peterhead).

Danny Denholm (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. David Cox replaces Rory McAllister.

Attempt missed. Dean Cowie (Peterhead) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Foul by Gary McDonald (Peterhead).

Martin Fotheringham (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Corner, Peterhead. Conceded by Stephen Husband.

Substitution

Substitution, Forfar Athletic. Stephen Husband replaces Chris Templeman.

Substitution

Substitution, Forfar Athletic. Gavin Malin replaces Omar Kader.

Attempt blocked. Omar Kader (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Kevin Dzierzawski replaces Andy Rodgers.

Attempt missed. Andy Rodgers (Peterhead) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

Booking

Andy Rodgers (Peterhead) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Andy Rodgers (Peterhead).

Martin Fotheringham (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Ross Smith.

Substitution

Substitution, Peterhead. Dean Cowie replaces Nicky Riley.

Attempt missed. Martin Fotheringham (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Stranraer34197856352164
2Morton342031160392163
3Forfar34196955371863
4Brechin341513655411458
5Airdrieonians3414101049371252
6Peterhead34149115050051
7Dunfermline34139124342148
8Stenhousemuir3484223858-2028
9Ayr3477203859-2128
10Stirling3438233278-4617
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