Scottish League One
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Stirling Albion 0-2 Greenock Morton

Greenock Morton moved up to second in Scottish League One with victory over relegated Stirling Albion.

Morton almost took the lead when Stirling keeper Cammy Binnie pushed a Mark Russell shot onto the bar and Ross Caldwell headed the loose ball over.

But Jamie McCluskey was successful on the rebound in the second half an initial header had been cleared off the line.

And Declan McManus ran clear to slot home the visitors'' second.

Morton trail new leaders Stranaer by a point with two games to go.

Line-ups

Stirling

  • 1Binnie
  • 2McGeachie
  • 4Beith
  • 5Cummins
  • 3McKinlay
  • 6Forsyth
  • 8Comrie
  • 10Stirling
  • 7JohnstonSubstituted forCunninghamat 74'minutes
  • 11SmithSubstituted forSinclairat 75'minutes
  • 9PatonSubstituted forHurstat 74'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Smith
  • 14Hurst
  • 15Weir
  • 16Cunningham
  • 17Robertson
  • 18Smith
  • 19Sinclair

Morton

  • 1Gaston
  • 2Kilday
  • 5Crighton
  • 6Lamie
  • 3Russell
  • 7McCluskeySubstituted forMacDonaldat 87'minutes
  • 4Miller
  • 8Forbes
  • 11McCluskey
  • 9CaldwellSubstituted forO'Wareat 60'minutes
  • 10McManus

Substitutes

  • 12McKee
  • 14Scullion
  • 15Orr
  • 16MacDonald
  • 17O'Ware
  • 20Adam
Referee:
Nick Walsh
Attendance:
963

Match Stats

Home TeamStirlingAway TeamMorton
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home9
Away11
Shots on Target
Home7
Away5
Corners
Home2
Away5
Fouls
Home11
Away11

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Stirling Albion 0, Morton 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Stirling Albion 0, Morton 2.

  3. Post update

    Corner, Morton. Conceded by Ross Forsyth.

  4. Substitution

    Substitution, Morton. Peter MacDonald replaces Jamie McCluskey.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Sandy Cunningham (Stirling Albion).

  6. Post update

    Lee Kilday (Morton) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  7. Post update

    Greg Hurst (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Ricki Lamie (Morton).

  9. Post update

    Attempt saved. Andy Stirling (Stirling Albion) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  10. Post update

    Attempt missed. Kevin McKinlay (Stirling Albion) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

  11. Substitution

    Substitution, Stirling Albion. Jordan Sinclair replaces Gordon Smith.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, Stirling Albion. Greg Hurst replaces Chris Paton.

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Stirling Albion. Sandy Cunningham replaces Philip Johnston.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Thomas O'Ware (Morton).

  15. Post update

    (Stirling Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  16. Post update

    Corner, Morton. Conceded by Ross McGeachie.

  17. Post update

    Attempt missed. Jamie McCluskey (Morton) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

  18. Post update

    Stefan McCluskey (Morton) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Chris Paton (Stirling Albion).

  20. Post update

    Declan McManus (Morton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

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