Scottish League Two
East StirlingshireEast Stirlingshire2StirlingStirling Albion3

Stirling Albion recorded their first win of the new Scottish League Two season after downing local rivals East Stirling.

Alex Cunningham and Steven Doris struck early for Albion.

East Stirling pulled a goal back though Nathan Shepherd, however Albion restored their two-goal lead with a Ross McMillan's header.

Ally Roy set up a grandstand finish with a free-kick but the visitors held on.

Line-ups

East Stirlingshire

  • 1Barnard
  • 2Kinnaird
  • 5Tully
  • 6DonaldsonBooked at 45mins
  • 3Shepherd
  • 7Wright
  • 8McCabeSubstituted forKayat 75'minutes
  • 4Greene
  • 11Faulds
  • 9CourtSubstituted forWallaceat 69'minutes
  • 10McKennaSubstituted forRoyat 66'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Wallace
  • 14Roy
  • 15Kay
  • 16Carruthers
  • 17Dolan
  • 18Murray

Stirling

  • 1Smith
  • 2McGeachie
  • 5Smith
  • 6McMillan
  • 8Comrie
  • 4RobertsonBooked at 79mins
  • 10Dickson
  • 3Forsyth
  • 7HamiltonSubstituted forMcKinlayat 71'minutes
  • 9DorisSubstituted forTrialistat 82'minutes
  • 11CunninghamBooked at 52minsSubstituted forLanderat 63'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Kouider-Aissa
  • 14Lander
  • 15McKinlay
  • 16Trialist
  • 17Binnie
  • 18Mazel
  • 19Kavanagh
Referee:
Alan Muir
Attendance:
511

Match Stats

Home TeamEast StirlingshireAway TeamStirling
Possession
Home40%
Away60%
Shots
Home11
Away11
Shots on Target
Home6
Away4
Corners
Home11
Away9
Fouls
Home12
Away20

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, East Stirling 2, Stirling Albion 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, East Stirling 2, Stirling Albion 3.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Jon Tully (East Stirling).

  4. Post update

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

  5. Post update

    Andrew Kay (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Ross McGeachie (Stirling Albion).

  7. Post update

    Corner, East Stirling. Conceded by Ross Smith.

  8. Post update

    Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Nathan Shepherd.

  9. Post update

    Corner, Stirling Albion. Conceded by Connor Greene.

  10. Post update

    Attempt missed. Steven Doris (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

  11. Post update

    Attempt missed. Trialist (Stirling Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

  12. Goal!

    Goal! East Stirling 2, Stirling Albion 3. Ally Roy (East Stirling) from a free kick with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

  13. Post update

    Max Wright (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion).

  15. Post update

    Attempt missed. Max Wright (East Stirling) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

  16. Post update

    Michael Wallace (East Stirling) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Ross McGeachie (Stirling Albion).

  18. Post update

    Andrew Kay (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Ross Forsyth (Stirling Albion).

  20. Post update

    Lloyd Kinnaird (East Stirling) wins a free kick on the right wing.