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Michael Hunter is brought on as a substitute for Simon Lynch.
Brown Ferguson challenges Iain Thomson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Eric Paton.
Brian Gilmuir joins the action as a substitute, replacing Grant Anderson.
Corner taken by Andrew Scott played to the near post, clearance by Grant Anderson.
Nathan Taggart takes a shot. Chris McCluskey makes a fantastic save.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Michael McGowan from the left by-line, clearance made by Mike Devlin.
Foul by Brown Ferguson on Grant Anderson, free kick awarded. Brown Ferguson receives a yellow card. Stephen Murray crosses the ball in from the free kick, Scott Walker makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Bryan Prunty by Gary Thom. Michael McGowan has a direct shot on goal from the free kick, blocked by Mike Devlin.
Corner taken left-footed by Stephen Murray to the near post, clearance made by William Gibson.
Corner taken by Stephen Murray, Jamie Ewings makes a comfortable save.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Stephen Murray, Scott Walker makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Dalziel on Brown Ferguson. Scott Dalziel receives a caution. Free kick crossed right-footed by William Gibson.
Michael McGowan has a drilled shot. Save by Chris McCluskey.
Nathan Taggart joins the action as a substitute, replacing Kurtis Byrne. Bryan Prunty joins the action as a substitute, replacing Darren Smith.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Stephen Murray from the right by-line, Andrew Scott makes a clearance.
A goal is scored by Eric Paton from just inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Alloa 1-2 Stenhousemuir.Assist by Stephen Murray.
Free kick taken by Stephen Murray.
Stephen Murray sends in a cross, Grant Anderson finds the back of the net with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Alloa 1-1 Stenhousemuir.Assist on the goal came from Stephen Murray.
Scott Dalziel joins the action as a substitute, replacing Stuart Love.
Michael McGowan has an effort at goal from just outside the penalty box hitting the post.
James Lister is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Chris McCluskey.
Grant Anderson produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Kurtis Byrne. Chris McCluskey takes the free kick.
Brown Ferguson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Simon Lynch. Direct free kick taken by Mike Devlin.
The ball is swung over by William Lyle.
Andrew Scott takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Darren Smith.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Darren Smith played to the near post, Chris McCluskey makes a save.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Darren Smith, Chris McCluskey makes a comfortable save.
Inswinging corner taken by Andrew Scott from the left by-line, Sean Dickson manages to make a clearance.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Darren Smith, Michael Dunlop takes a shot. Blocked by William Lyle.
Foul by Michael McGowan on Stephen Murray, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Eric Paton, Darren Smith makes a clearance.
Andrew Scott takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Iain Thomson.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Thom on James Lister. Strike comes in from Brown Ferguson from the free kick, fantastic save by Chris McCluskey.
Corner taken by Darren Smith from the right by-line, Scott Walker scores a headed goal from close in. Alloa 1-0 Stenhousemuir.Assist by Darren Smith.
Simon Lynch is ruled offside. Scott Walker takes the free kick.
David McClune concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen Murray. Booking for David McClune for unsporting behaviour. Mike Devlin takes the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Darren Smith played to the near post, clearance by Sean Dickson.
Grant Anderson fouled by Michael McGowan, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Grant Anderson from right channel, Scott Walker manages to make a clearance.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Andrew Scott, Chris McCluskey makes a save.
Effort from the edge of the area by James Lister goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Kurtis Byrne takes a shot. Comfortable save by Chris McCluskey.
Stephen Murray takes the inswinging corner, clearance by James Lister.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Stephen Murray, James Lister makes a clearance.
The ball is sent over by Grant Anderson, Effort from deep inside the area by Stephen Murray misses to the right of the goal.
Corner taken left-footed by Darren Smith from the right by-line, William Lyle makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Stuart Love on Brown Ferguson. Brown Ferguson takes the free kick.
Defensive duo doubtful for Athletic
Alloa have doubts over defensive pair James Bloom and Mark Brown for their crunch relegation clash with Stenhousemuir.
Manager Allan Maitland has already ruled out back-up goalkeeper Stephen Robertson and young defender Ross Philp through injury.
Maitland said: "Hopefully we can put relegation thoughts to bed after this game and start bringing the curtain down on a disappointing campaign.
"We thought we would be challenging at the top of the table but it simply never happened and not we have to go out and ensure we do not get involved in a challenge at the foot of the table."
Stenhousemuir go into the clash without Scott Gibb.
The defender is suspended but on-loan Hamilton youngster Michael Devlin is now fully fit after he struggled through last week's draw with East Fife.
Striker Scott Dalziel could return after recovering from a stomach injury.
Manager David Irons said: "This is make-or-break for us in terms of being involved in the play-offs. A win is what is required and nothing else will do. We have to look to get three points from this one and then pull back another point in our last two games.
"We have had better recent form than Alloa and hopefully that will get us through."
Stenny boost survival bid
Stenhousemuir came from a goal down to boost their Division Two survival hopes with a 2-1 win over relegation rivals Alloa.
Alloa defender Scott Walker headed the hosts into a 20th-minute lead from Darren Smith's inswinging corner but his side went on to miss a couple of good chances to further their advantage before Stenny came back to snatch the points.
Michael Dunlop was guilty of missing a 30th-minute header from close range before Michael McGowan's curling effort hit the post in the 54th minute.
Visiting midfielder Grant Anderson levelled matters in the 57th minute when he neatly converted Stephen Murray's pin-point cross before Eric Paton completed the comeback with a fierce effort from the edge of the 18-yard-box.
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