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The referee blows for offside against Graham Gibson. Paul Jarvie restarts play with the free kick.
Neil McVitie leaves the field to be replaced by Paul Emslie.
Unfair challenge on Calum Smith by Callum MacDonald results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Barry Sellars.
David Ross leaves the field to be replaced by Paul Tosh.
Ryan Dow comes on in place of Dale Hilson.
Shot from deep inside the area by Calum Smith clears the crossbar.
The referee shows Scott Ross a red card. Scott Ross challenges Darren Brady unfairly and gives away a free kick. Neil Duffy restarts play with the free kick.
Nicky Clark is brought on as a substitute for Graeme Sharp.
Unfair challenge on Bryan Deasley by Neil McVitie results in a free kick. Dale Hilson takes the direct free kick.
Stuart Smith concedes a free kick for a foul on Dale Hilson. Stuart Smith goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Barry Sellars scores a goal direct from the free kick from long range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Forfar 2-1 Peterhead.
The ball is sent over by Barry Stephens, A goal is scored by Dennis Wyness from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Forfar 1-1 Peterhead.The assist for the goal came from Barry Stephens.
Corner taken by Dennis Wyness from the right by-line, clearance made by Barry Sellars.
David Donald gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Dale Hilson. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Tulloch.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dale Hilson by Neil McVitie. Neil McVitie goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Darren Brady.
Dennis Wyness is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Barry Sellars fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick.
The referee penalises Jamie Bishop for handball. Stuart Smith produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.
Corner taken by Dale Hilson played to the near post.
Dennis Wyness takes the inswinging corner, Jamie Bishop makes a clearance.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Graeme Sharp.
Graeme Sharp takes a shot. Save by Neil Duffy.
Foul by Stephen Tulloch on Barry Stephens, Penalty awarded. A save by Neil Duffy from penalty by David Ross. Forfar 1-0 Peterhead.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Barry Sellars, Ryan Strachan manages to make a clearance.
Darren Brady fouled by Neil McVitie, the ref awards a free kick. Barry Sellars takes the direct free kick.
Effort on goal by Ross Campbell from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.
Inswinging corner taken by Barry Sellars, clearance by Ryan Strachan.
Calum Smith fires in a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Forfar 1-0 Peterhead.Assist by Dale Hilson.
Effort on goal by Bryan Deasley from just outside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.
The ball is delivered by Graham Gibson, Effort on goal by Dale Hilson from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.
Effort on goal by David Donald from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Graeme Sharp, Stephen Tulloch manages to make a clearance.
The ball is sent over by David Donald, Effort from deep inside the area by Barry Stephens clears the bar.
Barry Sellars challenges Barry Stephens unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Neil McVitie.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Bryan Deasley. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Dennis Wyness from own half.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Barry Sellars from the left by-line to the near post.
Darren Brady fouled by Neil McVitie, the ref awards a free kick. Barry Sellars takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jamie Bishop on David Donald. Free kick crossed by Dennis Wyness, Stephen Tulloch manages to make a clearance.
Graeme Sharp fouled by Graham Gibson, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Stuart Smith.
Dale Hilson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Neil McVitie. Paul Jarvie takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ryan Strachan on Bryan Deasley. Jamie Bishop takes the direct free kick.
Quartet absent for both sides
Play-off bound Forfar will be without at least four players against relegated Peterhead.
Iain Campbell and Chris Templeman are suspended, David Mowatt is unavailable and on-loan Rangers goalkeeper Scott Gallacher is injured.
Assistant manager Ian Campbell will be in charge as boss Dick Campbell is scouting new players, and he reckons that the Blue Toon will be very tough opponents despite heading for Division Three.
"Peterhead have nothing to lose and a new manager to impress so we have to be at our best. We want the three points as our aim is to finish second in the table," said Campbell.
Peterhead will also be without four players at Station Park.
Daniel Moore, Stirling Smith, Connor Gethins and Martin Bavidge are the absentees, with recently-appointed manager John Sheran already turning his thoughts to next season.
"We are down to the bare bones again but the team I have in mind has players playing in their natural positions for the first time since I came here," said Sheran.
"We started thinking about next season last Saturday afternoon and what I see in this game will help me in my plans."
He added: "Forfar have been going well recently but I want Peterhead to go out and take the game to them. We do not want to go out of Division Two on a low note."
Smith extends Athletic`s winning run
Calum Smith scored only his second senior goal as Forfar extended their winning streak to four games with a 2-1 victory over 10-man Peterhead.
The 22-year-old striker pounced in the 35th minute to put the hosts in front with a neat finish from Dale Hilson's pin-point cross.
Peterhead should have been level in the 43rd minute but David Ross placed his penalty straight into the hands of Forfar goalkeeper Neil Duffy following Stephen Tulloch's foul on Barry Stephens.
Dennis Wyness converted Stephens' right-wing cross from 12 yards to level matters in the 64th minute but Barry Sellars immediately restored the Loons` advantage with a long-range effort which flew into the bottom corner.
Blue Toon defender Scott Ross was dismissed in the 73rd minute following a heavy challenge on Darren Brady.
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