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Free kick taken by David Mitchell.
The final whistle is blown by the referee.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Geggan on Steven Bell.
Andrew Stirling sends in a cross.
Corner taken by Stephen Husband from the right by-line.
Mark Docherty challenges Lawrence Shankland unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Stephen Husband makes a clearance.
Andrew Stirling delivers the ball.
Frank McKeown concedes a free kick for a foul on Kerr Young.
The referee books B Trialist for unsporting behaviour.
Unfair challenge on Andrew Geggan by B Trialist results in a free kick.
Stephen Husband takes the free kick.
Andrew Stirling gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ryan Williamson.
Free kick taken by Lewis Martin.
Faissal El Bakhtaoui receives a red card.
Faissal El Bakhtaoui fouled by Steven Bell, the ref awards a free kick.
Lewis Martin manages to make a clearance.
(Stranraer) makes a substitution, with B Trialist coming on for Grant Gallagher.
Stephen Husband on for Ryan Wallace.
Free kick taken by Frank McKeown.
Andrew Stirling fouled by Ryan Wallace, the ref awards a free kick.
Free kick taken by Ryan Scully.
Shot by Lawrence Shankland. David Mitchell safely holds on.
Lawrence Shankland slots the ball left footed into the goal. Dunfermline 3-2 Stranraer.
Mark Docherty crosses the ball.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Andrew Stirling.
Grant Gallagher takes a shot and went wide right of the target.
David McKenna on for Martin Grehan.
Free kick taken by Ross Drummond.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ryan Wallace by Grant Gallagher.
Faissal El Bakhtaoui has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.
Unfair challenge on Ross Drummond by Martin Grehan results in a free kick.
Shot by Andrew Geggan cleared the target.
Frank McKeown manages to make a clearance.
Lawrence Shankland joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ryan Thomson.
Ryan Wallace fouled by Mark Docherty, the ref awards a free kick.
The ball is swung over by Ryan Williamson.
Ross Drummond crosses the ball.
Andrew Stirling crosses the ball in from the free kick. Frank McKeown scores with a header. Dunfermline 1-2 Stranraer.The assist for the goal came from Andrew Stirling.
Faissal El Bakhtaoui challenges Sean Winter unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Grant Gallagher restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Kerr Young on Martin Grehan, free kick awarded.
The referee starts the second half.
Andrew Geggan challenges Steven Bell unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Ryan Scully restarts play with the free kick.
The players leave the pitch at half time.
Steven Bell restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Martin Grehan by Kerr Young.
Steven Bell manages to make a clearance.
A cross is delivered by Ross Drummond.
Ryan Wallace has an effort direct from the free kick. Grant Gallagher gets a block in.
Frank McKeown gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ryan Wallace.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Ross Drummond.
David Mitchell takes the free kick.
Ryan Thomson challenges Frank McKeown unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jamie Longworth by Joshua Falkingham.
Corner taken by Ross Drummond. Ryan Thomson heads the ball into the goal. Dunfermline 1-1 Stranraer.Ross Drummond provided the assist for the goal.
The ball is sent over by Faissal El Bakhtaoui.
Ryan Thomson has an effort at goal. Blocked by Scott Rumsby.
Faissal El Bakhtaoui sends in a cross.
David Mitchell restarts play with the free kick.
Handball decision goes against Ryan Thomson.
Ryan Wallace takes a shot. Scott Rumsby gets a block in.
Ryan Wallace restarts play with the free kick.
Clearance made by Ryan Scully.
Kerr Young manages to make a clearance.
Foul by Lewis Martin on Scott Rumsby, free kick awarded.
Lewis Martin takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ryan Thomson by Grant Gallagher.
Corner taken by Andrew Stirling from the right by-line. Steven Bell scores with a header. Dunfermline 0-1 Stranraer.Andrew Stirling provided the assist for the goal.
Lewis Martin restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Sean Winter on Shaun Byrne, free kick awarded.
Andrew Geggan is flagged offside by the assistant referee.
The ball is crossed by Ross Drummond.
Andrew Stirling has an effort at goal.
Corner taken by Ross Drummond from the right by-line.
Unfair challenge on Ryan Wallace by Scott Rumsby results in a Penalty.
Faissal El Bakhtaoui takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.
Foul by Frank McKeown on Ryan Thomson, free kick awarded.
Corner taken by Ryan Wallace from the left by-line.
The match has kicked off.
Pars and Blues set for crunch clash
Striker Lawrence Shankland looks set to start for Dunfermline against in-form visitors Stranraer after joining on loan from Aberdeen until the end of the season.
Skipper Josh Falkingham returns after a hand injury and Ross Millen is available following a heel problem, however Callum Morris remains out with a groin injury and Alex Whittle is a doubt.
Ahead of the clash between the two play-off hopefuls, manager Jim Jefferies said: "Stranraer have been on a great run and this will be a tough game but we can win it if we play like we can.
"If we win this game we put a bit of daylight between us in terms of second place."
Stranraer head to the only team who have beaten them twice this season with concerns over top goalscorer Jamie Longworth, who missed training due to flu-like symptoms.
The third-placed Blues are already without Marc Corcoran (hip) and Chris Aitken (ankle) as they look to stretch their unbeaten run to 12 games.
Manager Stephen Aitken said: "It would be great to get a good result against Dunfermline after losing to them twice.
"We have been leading in both our games against them but not seen things through and hopefully we can do that but we realise it is a very tough game."
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