NEXT: The Blues look to bounce back against Alloa Athletic at home on Saturday 24 February (3pm)
NEXT: The Blues look to bounce back against Alloa Athletic at home on Saturday 24 February (3pm)
DUNFERMLINE: Ryan Scully; Ross Millen, Gregor Buchanan, Lewis Martin, Alex Whittle; Finn Graham, Shaun Byrne (Kyle McAusland 56), Andy Geggan, (c), Ryan Thomson; Allan Smith (Faissal El Bakhtaoui 69), Michael Moffat. SUBS NOT USED: Ryan Williamson, Declan O'Kane, David Hopkirk, Andy Barrowman, Jamie Wilson (GK). SCORERS: El Bakhtaoui (83). YELLOW CARD: Thomson (67), Graham (73)

STRANRAER: David Mitchell; Craig Pettigrew, Scott Rumsby, Frank McKeown, Jackson Longridge; Sean Winter, Grant Gallagher, Chris Aitken, Willie Gibson; Craig Malcolm (Daniel Stoney 78), Jamie Longworth SUBS NOT USED: Steven Bell, Scott Robertson, Stephen Stirling, Barry Russell, Jon McShane, Daniel Tobin (GK). YELLOW CARD: Pettigrew (42), Winter (73)

REFEREE: Mat Northcroft ATTENDANCE: 1951

Match Highlights now available from Parstv YouTube channel
cmalcolm1415smallA great instinctive finish by Craig Malcolm was enough to give the Blues a 1-0 win at Stair Park on Saturday. The result keeps the Blues 1 point ahead of Forfar and 4 points ahead of Morton with just 4 games remaining. Next up for Stranraer is Dunfermline away at East End Park.

Stranraer: David Mitchell, Craig Pettigrew, Jackson Longridge, Scott Rumsby, Frank McKeown, Chris Aitken, Sean Winter, Grant Gallagher, Craig Malcolm, Jamie Longworth, Willie Gibson. Substitutes: Stephen Stirling, Scott Robertson,  Barry Russell,  Jon McShane, Danny Stoney, Daniel Tobin (GK).

Ayr United: Hutton, Devlin, Donald, Murphy, McKenna, McGovern, Campbell, Crawford, Preston, Beattie, Blakeman.
Substitute: Robertson, Muir, Gilmour, Nisbet, Murray, Neill, Newman (GK)

Referee: Kevin Graham Attendance: 1,010
wgibson1415smalljlongworth1415smallPeterhead: Smith, Kerr, Ross (Riley - 74'), Smith, Steven Noble, Dzierzawski, Redman (Brown - 79'), Strachan, Cox (McDonald - 60'), Rodgers, Stevenson. Subs Not Used: Donaldson, Cowie, Jarvie. Scorer: Rodgers (34') Booked: Dzierzawski, Cox.

Stranraer: David Mitchell, Craig Pettigrew, Jackson Longridge, Scott Rumsby, Frank McKeown, Chris Aitken (Scott Robertson - 87'), Sean Winter (Danny Stoney - 75'), Grant Gallagher, Craig Malcolm (Stephen Stirling - 74'), Jamie Longworth, Willie Gibson. Subs Not Used: Steven Bell, Barry Russell, Daniel Tobin. Scorers: Willie Gibson (57'), Jamie Longworth (82').

Referee: Gavin Ross Attendance: 516

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wgibson1415smallA contender for goal of the season from Blues winger Willie Gibson proved to be the difference between the sides in this hard fought but entertaining SPFL League 1 clash at Stair Park. The victory keeps the Blues in top spot with just 6 games remaining. Next up for the Blues is the long trip to Peterhead before returning to play Ayr United in a south west derby at Stair Park.

Stranraer: David Mitchell, Craig Pettigrew, Jackson Longridge, Scott Rumsby, Frank McKeown, Steven Bell, Sean Winter (Scott Robertson - 92'), Grant Gallagher, Craig Malcolm (Danny Stoney - 77'), Jamie Longworth, Willie Gibson (Chris Aitken - 89'). Subs Not Used: Stephen Stirling, Barry Russell, Daniel Tobin. Scorer: Willie Gibson (83).

Airdrieonians: McNeil, Bain, Gasparotto, Lindsay, O'Neil, Docherty, Blockley, Fitzpatrick, Fraser (Richford - 86'), Morton (Boyle - 76'), Prunty (Watt - 76'), Subs Not Used: Gray, Wilson, Ferguson, Stewart.

Referee: Colin Steven Attendance: 498

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wgibson1415smallThe Blues moved back into 1st place in SPFL League 1 with a narrow 1-0 win at Forthbank on Tuesday evening thanks to a Willie Gibson free-kick midway through the 2nd half.

Stirling Albion: Reidford, McGeachie, Robertson, Smith, McKinlay, Johnston (Hamilton - 67'), Comrie, Cummins, Stirling (Cunningham - 71'), Coult, Smith (Shepherd - 80') Subs Not Used: Forsyth, Petrie, Paterson, Weir.

Stranraer: Mitchell, Pettigrew, Rumsby, McKeown, Longridge, Winter, Gallagher, Aitken (Bell - 71'), Gibson, Malcolm (Stoney - 83'), Longworth (Stirling - 89'). Subs Not Used: Russell, Tobin. Scorer: Gibson (68)

Referee: Crawford Allan Attendance: 442

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swinter1415smallForfar: Douglas, Baxter, Travis, Dods, Campbell, Denholm ( Kader - 80'), Young, Husband (Fotheringham - 80'), Swankie, Templeman, Hilson. Subs Not Used: Dunlop , Dale, Malin, Hay, King. Scorer: Swankie (20)

Stranraer: David Mitchell, Craig Pettigrew, Jackson Longridge, Scott Robertson, Frank McKeown, Chris Aitken (Grant Gallagher - 72'), Sean Winter, Steven Bell, Craig Malcolm (Jamie Longworth - 72'), Jon McShane (Danny Stoney - 64'). Subs Not Used: Stephen Stirling, Barry Russell, Scott Rumsby, Daniel Tobin.

Referee: Nick Walsh Attendance: 545 

SPFL 3L1 6474

 Pos  Team  Pld   Pts 
1 Raith Rovers 26 57
2 Ayr United 25 51
3 Alloa Athletic 24 39
4 Arbroath 23 38
6 Airdrieonians 25 32
7 East Fife 26 30
8 Forfar Athletic 26
9 Albion Rovers 24 23
10 Queen's Park 26 21

Updated 17/2/18 at 5pm


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