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The referee ends the match.
Gary Fusco joins the action as a substitute, replacing James Dale.
The ball is swung over by Gary Naysmith.
Corner taken by Craig Johnstone.
Iain Campbell has a direct shot on goal from the free kick. Greg Paterson parries the ball but the danger is not over.
Jonathan Stewart concedes a free kick for a foul on James Dale.
(Forfar) makes a substitution, with Paul McManus coming on for Dale Hilson.
Unfair challenge on Ross Brown by Gavin Malin results in a free kick.
Gavin Swankie scores a right footed goal. East Fife 1-3 Forfar.Gavin Malin provided the assist for the goal.
Marvin Andrews makes a clearance.
Darren Hill takes the free kick.
Ross Brown on for Cedric Tuta.
Free kick taken by Darren Hill.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Darren Dods by Joe Mbu.
Gary Naysmith crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Omar Kader challenges Craig Johnstone unfairly and gives away a free kick.
The offside flag is raised against Cedric Tuta.
Cedric Tuta takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Darren Hill blocks the ball.
Gavin Malin is brought on as a substitute for Neil McCabe.
Gary Thom goes off and Steven Campbell comes on.
Corner taken by Liam Buchanan.
Shot by Nathan Austin.
Jonathan Stewart comes on in place of Alexis Dutot.
Corner taken by Iain Campbell from the right by-line.
Free kick crossed by Scott Durie.
Nathan Austin fouled by James Dale, the ref awards a free kick.
Iain Campbell delivers the ball.
Corner taken by Iain Campbell.
Greg Paterson restarts play with the free kick.
The referee blows for offside against Nathan Austin.
The referee blows the whistle to start the second half.
The match has reached half-time.
Omar Kader restarts play with the free kick.
Omar Kader fouled by Gary Naysmith, the ref awards a free kick.
Joe Mbu restarts play with the free kick.
Iain Campbell challenges Liam Buchanan unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Gary Thom restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gary Thom by Christopher Templeman.
Greg Paterson manages to make a clearance.
Cedric Tuta gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gavin Swankie.
Nathan Austin takes a shot and bounced off the bar.
Scott Durie scores with their right foot. East Fife 1-1 Forfar.The assist for the goal came from Gary Thom.
Gary Naysmith delivers the ball.
Craig Johnstone takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Cedric Tuta by Darren Dods results in a free kick.
Centre by Gavin Swankie.
Free kick awarded for a foul by James Dale on Cedric Tuta.
Clearance made by Darren Dods.
Robbie Neilson restarts play with the free kick.
Darren Hill restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Cedric Tuta on Neil McCabe, free kick awarded.
James Dale scores with a right foot finish. East Fife 0-1 Forfar.Assist on the goal came from Christopher Templeman.
Shot by Craig Johnstone. Darren Hill catches the ball.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Marvin Andrews on Nathan Austin.
Free kick taken by Scott Durie.
Foul by James Dale on Alexis Dutot, free kick awarded.
Iain Campbell restarts play with the free kick.
Craig Johnstone concedes a free kick for a foul on Omar Kader.
Alexis Dutot concedes a free kick for a foul on James Dale.
Free kick taken by Gary Naysmith.
Neil McCabe challenges Alexis Dutot unfairly and gives away a free kick.
The ref blows the whistle to start the match.
Fifers and Loons look to get going
East Fife are able to add fit-again defender Gary Naysmith to their squad when they entertain Forfar.
Stevie Campbell and Kyle Wilson are also in contention for playing roles after returning to action following knocks during a reserve game in midweek, while Robbie Neilson is also included after agreeing a player/coach role at the club. Christian Nade remains absent due to a knee injury.
Manager Willie Aitchison said: "We played each other at the start of the season in the Ramsdens Cup and they beat us.
"We have improved since then and this game will tell us by how much."
Forfar will look to gain their first league win of the season at East Fife and manager Dick Campbell will only finalise his side after handing a fitness test to Ross Campbell.
Knee injuries keep out Mark McCulloch and Keith Gibson while an ankle problem results in Martyn Fotheringham's continued absence.
Campbell said: "It is time for Forfar to get going in the league. We have had a couple of disappointments and know we should have more points so we are looking forward to putting that right.
"We are not far away from being a good side and hopefully things will come together at East Fife."
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