Scottish Championship - Play-offs - 2nd Leg
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Stranraer 1-1 Forfar Athletic (agg 1-4)

Forfar Athletic will take on Alloa Athletic in the Scottish Championship play-off final after completing an aggregate victory over Stranraer.

The visitors led 3-0 following Wednesday's first leg but fell behind before half-time.

Michael Travis fouled Willie Gibson and Chris Aitken converted the resulting penalty.

Stranraer won a spot-kick after the break when Sean Winter felled Omar Kader and Gavin Swankie netted.

The first leg of the final will be on Wednesday, with the return next Saturday.

Line-ups

Stranraer

  • 1Mitchell
  • 2PettigrewBooked at 90mins
  • 4Robertson
  • 5McKeown
  • 3Longridge
  • 7Winter
  • 8Bell
  • 6AitkenSubstituted forStoneyat 63'minutes
  • 11Gibson
  • 9MalcolmSubstituted forStirlingat 69'minutes
  • 10McShaneSubstituted forLongworthat 54'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Longworth
  • 14Stirling
  • 15Stoney
  • 16Russell
  • 17Rumsby
  • 18Tobin

Forfar

  • 1Douglas
  • 2Travis
  • 4Dunlop
  • 5Dods
  • 3Kennedy
  • 7Kader
  • 6Young
  • 8FotheringhamSubstituted forDenholmat 45'minutes
  • 11DaleBooked at 37minsSubstituted forMalinat 59'minutes
  • 9TemplemanSubstituted forSmithat 73'minutes
  • 10Swankie

Substitutes

  • 12Malin
  • 14Denholm
  • 15Clark
  • 16Smith
  • 17Hay
  • 18Yates
  • 21King
Referee:
Bobby Madden
Attendance:
519

Match Stats

Home TeamStranraerAway TeamForfar
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home7
Away12
Shots on Target
Home2
Away7
Corners
Home11
Away12
Fouls
Home7
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, Stranraer 1, Forfar Athletic 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Stranraer 1, Forfar Athletic 1.

Booking

Craig Pettigrew (Stranraer) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Craig Pettigrew (Stranraer).

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

Corner, Stranraer. Conceded by Derek Young.

Steven Bell (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Derek Young (Forfar Athletic).

Foul by Scott Robertson (Stranraer).

Craig Smith (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt saved. Sean Winter (Stranraer) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Corner, Stranraer. Conceded by Derek Young.

Corner, Stranraer. Conceded by Derek Young.

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

Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by David Mitchell.

Attempt saved. Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Forfar Athletic. Craig Smith replaces Chris Templeman.

Substitution

Substitution, Stranraer. Stephen Stirling replaces Craig Malcolm.

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

Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by David Mitchell.

Attempt saved. Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt blocked. Jamie Longworth (Stranraer) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt blocked. Gavin Swankie (Forfar Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Substitution

Substitution, Stranraer. Daniel Stoney replaces Chris Aitken.

William Gibson (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Omar Kader (Forfar Athletic).

Corner, Forfar Athletic. Conceded by Sean Winter.

Chris Templeman (Forfar Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by William Gibson (Stranraer).

Steven Bell (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Derek Young (Forfar Athletic).

Substitution

Substitution, Forfar Athletic. Gavin Malin replaces James Dale.

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

Corner, Stranraer. Conceded by Derek Young.

Corner, Stranraer. Conceded by Rab Douglas.

Corner, Stranraer. Conceded by Michael Dunlop.

Attempt blocked. Sean Winter (Stranraer) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Craig Malcolm (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Derek Young (Forfar Athletic).

Substitution

Substitution, Stranraer. Jamie Longworth replaces Jon McShane.

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