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Ryan Stewart takes a shot. Darren Hill makes a save. Ryan Ferguson takes a short corner.
Christopher Templeman is ruled offside. Direct free kick taken by Paul McLean.
Danny Denholm gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul McLean. Michael Andrews takes the direct free kick.
Gavin Malin concedes a free kick for a foul on David McKenna. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Ryan Ferguson, clearance by Odmar Faeroe.
Inswinging corner taken by Iain Campbell from the right by-line.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Iain Campbell, Gerard McLauchlan manages to make a clearance.
Graham Hay gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gavin Swankie. Iain Campbell restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Graham Hay by Christopher Templeman. Free kick taken by Michael Andrews.
Andrew Jackson concedes a free kick for a foul on Iain Campbell. Darren Hill takes the free kick.
Alan Trouten takes a shot. Save by Darren Hill.
Graham Hay gets on the score sheet with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Brechin 1-3 Forfar.The assist for the goal came from Alan Trouten.
Inswinging corner taken by Alan Trouten from the right by-line played to the near post, Michael Bolochoweckyj manages to make a clearance.
Gary Fusco fouled by Gavin Malin, the ref awards a free kick. Gary Fusco takes the free kick.
The offside flag is raised against Gavin Swankie. Free kick taken by Michael Andrews.
Graham Hay challenges Christopher Templeman unfairly and gives away a free kick. Iain Campbell restarts play with the free kick, Christopher Templeman takes a shot. Save by Michael Andrews.
Ryan Ferguson takes a shot. Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Bolochoweckyj on Ryan Ferguson. Alan Trouten is cautioned. Direct free kick taken by Alan Trouten.
Dale Hilson challenges Ryan Ferguson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ryan Ferguson crosses the ball in from the free kick, save made by Darren Hill.
Gavin Malin grabs a goal from inside the penalty box low into the middle of the goal. Brechin 0-3 Forfar.Assist by Dale Hilson.
Paul McLean concedes a free kick for a foul on Gavin Malin. Free kick crossed left-footed by Iain Campbell, Gerard McLauchlan makes a clearance.
Martyn Fotheringham produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.
Unfair challenge on Gavin Malin by Graham Hay results in a free kick. Strike comes in from Iain Campbell from the free kick.
The official flags Gavin Swankie offside. Free kick taken by Graham Hay.
David McKenna on for Derek Carcary.
The ball is swung over by Iain Campbell, Michael Bolochoweckyj finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Brechin 0-2 Forfar.The assist for the goal came from Iain Campbell.
Effort from the edge of the box by Dale Hilson goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Christopher Templeman is caught offside. Free kick taken by Graham Hay.
A cross is delivered by Dale Hilson, clearance made by Ryan Ferguson.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Martyn Fotheringham, Michael Bolochoweckyj produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar.
Martyn Fotheringham takes a shot. Save by Michael Andrews. Martyn Fotheringham takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Paul McLean makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Martyn Fotheringham on Ryan Stewart. Gary Fusco takes the free kick.
Corner taken right-footed by Alan Trouten, free kick awarded for a foul by Graham Hay on Christopher Templeman. Darren Hill takes the direct free kick.
Corner taken right-footed by Alan Trouten to the near post, clearance made by Mark McCulloch.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Iain Campbell, clearance by Gerard McLauchlan.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ryan Stewart on Martyn Fotheringham. A cross is delivered by Martyn Fotheringham, Dale Hilson gets on the score sheet with a goal from just inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Brechin 0-1 Forfar.Christopher Templeman provided the assist for the goal.
Gavin Swankie crosses the ball, clearance by Paul McLean.
Shot from just outside the penalty box by Alan Trouten misses to the left of the target.
Rodger blow for Brechin
Brechin's on-loan St Johnstone youngster Gareth Rodger is struggling to face visitors Forfar due to a hamstring problem that also kept him out of the Glebe Park side's 3-2 defeat against Stranraer at the weekend.
Ankle injuries keep out Ewan Moyes and Jonny Brown with Craig Molloy also missing due to a knee problem as manager Ray McKinnon looks for a positive reaction after Saturday's setback.
McKinnon said: "One of the reasons we lost on Saturday was that we did not kill Stranraer off when we had the chance. We need to be more ruthless against Forfar as they will be coming here boosted by two wins in a row and with the chance of moving back into a play-off place."
Forfar have a full complement of players available to face hosts Brechin, with the exception of long-term injury victims, goalkeeper Derek Soutar and midfielder Keith Gibson.
The Loons can move back into fourth place two points ahead of Arbroath if they win a third game in a row and manager Dick Campbell said: "This is a great time of the season to go on a run of winning games and hopefully we can get another one at Brechin.
"We have the prize of going back into a play-off place waiting for us and I want that prize.
"We played some great stuff against East Fife on Saturday but had to rely on a late goal to beat them 3-2 as we missed chance after chance. Hopefully against Brechin we will be more clinical."
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