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Stirling Albion 3-2 Stenhousemuir

Stenhousemuir were consigned to a relegation play-off after defeat by demoted Stirling Albion left them second bottom of Scottish League One.

The visitors needed to win and hope Ayr United lost at Forfar Athletic and Stenny led through Colin McMenamin's header.

Gordon Smith levelled but Stirling fell behind again, Craig Sutherland netting.

Ross Forsyth fired Albion's second equaliser and their victory was secured when Andrew Stirling curled home.

Stenhousemuir will meet East Fife in the League One play-off semi-final, over two legs.

Line-ups

Stirling

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Binnie
  • 2McGeachie
  • 6CumminsBooked at 80mins
  • 5Davidson
  • 3Forsyth
  • 7JohnstonBooked at 14mins
  • 8Comrie
  • 4BeithSubstituted forHurstat 82'minutes
  • 11CunninghamSubstituted forPatonat 82'minutes
  • 9SmithSubstituted forSmithat 67'minutes
  • 10Stirling

Substitutes

  • 12Smith
  • 14Smith
  • 15Hurst
  • 16Herron
  • 17Robertson
  • 18McKenzie
  • 19Paton

Stenhousemuir

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Fleming
  • 2Meechan
  • 4Lithgow
  • 5McMillan
  • 3Summers
  • 11MarenghiSubstituted forMillarat 58'minutes
  • 8FauldsSubstituted forSutherlandat 73'minutes
  • 6Hodge
  • 10WattBooked at 50minsSubstituted forGallacherat 87'minutes
  • 7McMullan
  • 9McMenamin

Substitutes

  • 12McCormack
  • 14Millar
  • 15Fotheringham
  • 16Gallacher
  • 17Smith
  • 18da Silva Moutinho
  • 19Sutherland
Referee:
Stephen Finnie
Attendance:
766

Match Stats

Home TeamStirlingAway TeamStenhousemuir
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home10
Away11
Shots on Target
Home6
Away4
Corners
Home4
Away4
Fouls
Home18
Away11

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Stirling Albion 3, Stenhousemuir 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Stirling Albion 3, Stenhousemuir 2.

  3. Goal!

    Goal! Stirling Albion 3, Stenhousemuir 2. Andy Stirling (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from outside the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Craig Comrie.

  4. Post update

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

  5. Post update

    Foul by Colin McMenamin (Stenhousemuir).

  6. Post update

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

  7. Goal!

    Goal! Stirling Albion 2, Stenhousemuir 2. Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion) left footed shot from outside the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Andy Stirling.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Greg Hurst (Stirling Albion).

  9. Post update

    Ciaran Summers (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  10. Post update

    Kieran Millar (Stenhousemuir) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Philip Johnston (Stirling Albion).

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, Stenhousemuir. Lee Gallacher replaces Josh Watt.

  13. Post update

    Attempt missed. Andy Stirling (Stirling Albion) left footed shot from the right side of the box is too high.

  14. Post update

    Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Ciaran Summers.

  15. Post update

    Attempt saved. Darren L. Smith (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  16. Post update

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

  17. Post update

    Foul by Ross McMillan (Stenhousemuir).

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Stirling Albion. Greg Hurst replaces Angus Beith.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, Stirling Albion. Chris Paton replaces Sandy Cunningham.

  20. Booking

    Adam Cummins (Stirling Albion) is shown the yellow card.

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