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Stranraer 4-1 Dunfermline Athletic

Stranraer came from behind to secure a convincing victory at home to Dunfermline.

The Pars took the lead when Brad McKay made the most of some poor defending to slot home from a corner.

Mark McGuigan scored from close range to restore parity before Craig Malcolm nodded the hosts in front. Andy Stirling then extended their lead.

Malcolm added a fourth goal to seal the win in style with an impressive finish on the turn.

Line-ups

Stranraer

  • 26Belford
  • 4Pettigrew
  • 2RobertsonSubstituted forRumsbyat 89'minutes
  • 8Bell
  • 15Dick
  • 10Stirling
  • 23Thomson
  • 7Cairney
  • 33GibsonSubstituted forKempat 73'minutes
  • 9Malcolm
  • 20McGuiganSubstituted forLongworthat 87'minutes

Substitutes

  • 5Barron
  • 6Aitken
  • 12Kemp
  • 13Currie
  • 14Longworth
  • 16Turner
  • 24Rumsby

Dunfermline

  • 1Hutton
  • 2Williamson
  • 4McKayBooked at 85mins
  • 5MartinSubstituted forReidat 69'minutes
  • 3Talbot
  • 11DuthieSubstituted forByrneat 61'minutesBooked at 78mins
  • 6Robinson
  • 8FalkinghamBooked at 53mins
  • 10Hopkirk
  • 7Wallace
  • 9Moffat

Substitutes

  • 12Reid
  • 14Byrne
  • 15El Bakhtaoui
  • 16Cardle
  • 17Richards-Everton
  • 20Murdoch
Referee:
Crawford Allan
Attendance:
545

Match Stats

Home TeamStranraerAway TeamDunfermline
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home19
Away9
Shots on Target
Home8
Away3
Corners
Home10
Away7
Fouls
Home14
Away13

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Stranraer 4, Dunfermline Athletic 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Stranraer 4, Dunfermline Athletic 1.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Paul Cairney (Stranraer).

  4. Post update

    Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  5. Substitution

    Substitution, Stranraer. Scott Rumsby replaces Scott Robertson.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Paul Cairney (Stranraer).

  7. Post update

    David Hopkirk (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  8. Substitution

    Substitution, Stranraer. Jamie Longworth replaces Mark McGuigan.

  9. Goal!

    Goal! Stranraer 4, Dunfermline Athletic 1. Craig Malcolm (Stranraer) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Paul Cairney.

  10. Booking

    Brad McKay (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  11. Post update

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

  12. Post update

    Foul by Brad McKay (Dunfermline Athletic).

  13. Post update

    Corner, Stranraer. Conceded by Ryan Williamson.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Steven Bell (Stranraer).

  15. Post update

    David Hopkirk (Dunfermline Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  16. Booking

    Shaun Byrne (Dunfermline Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  17. Post update

    Calvin Kemp (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Shaun Byrne (Dunfermline Athletic).

  19. Post update

    Corner, Dunfermline Athletic. Conceded by Scott Robertson.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Craig Malcolm (Stranraer).

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