Scottish League One
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Willie Gibson scores a penalty for Stranraer against Brechin City
Willie Gibson scored twice from the spot for Stranraer

Stranraer finished as runners-up to Greenock Morton in Scottish League One after beating Brechin City

The visitors started the day third and moved ahead when Stephen Stirling struck.

Ryan Ferguson levelled for Brechin but Willie Gibson won and converted a penalty for Stranraer's second

Darren McCormack's handball meant a second booking and dismissal as well as a second penalty for the visitors, and Gibson duly completed the scoring.

Line-ups

Brechin

  • 1O'Neil
  • 2McNeil
  • 4McCormackBooked at 74mins
  • 3McLean
  • 5JacksonBooked at 27mins
  • 6Fusco
  • 8Molloy
  • 7Ferguson
  • 10TappingSubstituted forBarrat 71'minutesBooked at 75mins
  • 11MassonSubstituted forTroutenat 71'minutes
  • 9Thomson

Substitutes

  • 12Trouten
  • 14Barr
  • 15Durojaiye
  • 16Hamilton
  • 17McLauchlan
  • 18Tough
  • 21Smith

Stranraer

  • 1Mitchell
  • 2Pettigrew
  • 4Rumsby
  • 5Robertson
  • 3Russell
  • 7Winter
  • 6Bell
  • 8StirlingBooked at 36minsSubstituted forLongridgeat 83'minutes
  • 11Gibson
  • 9Stoney
  • 10LongworthSubstituted forMcShaneat 57'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12McKeown
  • 14Longridge
  • 15Malcolm
  • 16McShane
  • 18Tobin
Referee:
Craig Charleston
Attendance:
538

Match Stats

Home TeamBrechinAway TeamStranraer
Possession
Home61%
Away39%
Shots
Home6
Away13
Shots on Target
Home4
Away6
Corners
Home5
Away5
Fouls
Home9
Away11

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Brechin City 1, Stranraer 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Brechin City 1, Stranraer 3.

  3. Post update

    Bobby Barr (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Jackson Longridge (Stranraer).

  5. Post update

    Attempt missed. Sean Winter (Stranraer) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

  6. Post update

    Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Scott Robertson.

  7. Post update

    Craig Molloy (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Jackson Longridge (Stranraer).

  9. Post update

    Attempt missed. Alan Trouten (Brechin City) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left.

  10. Post update

    Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by David Mitchell.

  11. Post update

    Attempt saved. Bobby Barr (Brechin City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, Stranraer. Jackson Longridge replaces Stephen Stirling.

  13. Post update

    Corner, Brechin City. Conceded by Craig Pettigrew.

  14. Goal!

    Goal! Brechin City 1, Stranraer 3. William Gibson (Stranraer) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

  15. Booking

    Bobby Barr (Brechin City) is shown the yellow card.

  16. Dismissal

    Darren McCormack (Brechin City) is shown the red card for hand ball.

  17. Post update

    Penalty conceded by Darren McCormack (Brechin City) with a hand ball in the penalty area.

  18. Post update

    Craig Molloy (Brechin City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Sean Winter (Stranraer).

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, Brechin City. Alan Trouten replaces Jamie Masson.

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