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  • Date:12 Apr 2011
  • Kick-off:19:30
  • Venue:Station Park
  • Attendance:347
  • Templeman (36) Dow (45)

Live Commentary


Ryan Dow leaves the field to be replaced by Darren Brady.


Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Martyn Fotheringham from the left by-line.


Inswinging corner taken by Martyn Fotheringham.


Ross Campbell comes on in place of Graham Gibson.


Bryan Deasley replaces Dale Hilson.


Christopher Templeman takes a shot.


Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Martyn Fotheringham from the right by-line.


Outswinging corner taken by Iain Campbell from the right by-line.


Booking for Dale Hilson for unsporting behaviour.


Martyn Fotheringham takes a inswinging corner.


Alex Williams gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Bolocheweckyj. Alex Williams receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Neil Duffy restarts play with the free kick.


(Stenhousemuir) makes a substitution, with Alex Williams coming on for Brian Gilmuir.


Stuart Love on for Simon Lynch.


Dale Hilson takes a shot.


Stephen Murray sends in a cross, Shot by William Lyle from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.


Unfair challenge on Martyn Fotheringham by Michael Hunter results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mark McCulloch.


David Mowat challenges Stephen Murray unfairly and gives away a free kick. Christopher Templeman is booked. Eric Paton restarts play with the free kick.

48:32 +3.32

Mike Devlin goes off and Michael Hunter comes on.

46:59 +1.59

A goal is scored by Ryan Dow from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Forfar 2-0 Stenhousemuir.Christopher Templeman provided the assist for the goal.


A cross is delivered by Greg Ross, Martyn Fotheringham produces a header from close range which goes wide of the left-hand post.


Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Sean Dickson from the right by-line, Neil Duffy makes a save.


Christopher Templeman grabs a headed goal from inside the box. Forfar 1-0 Stenhousemuir.Ryan Dow provided the assist for the goal.


Ryan Dow produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the bar.


Martyn Fotheringham takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by William Lyle.


Corner taken by Iain Campbell, save made by Alistair Brown.


Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Scott Gibb by Graham Gibson. Scott Gibb crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right by-line.


Effort on goal by Grant Anderson from inside the box misses to the right of the target.


Corner from right by-line taken by Martyn Fotheringham.


Christopher Templeman takes a shot. Save made by Alistair Brown.


Corner from the left by-line taken by Martyn Fotheringham, save made by Alistair Brown.

Match Preview

Duffy to start for Forfar Forfar will have on-loan St Johnstone goalkeeper Neil Duffy between the posts when they take on Stenhousemuir. First-choice shot-stopper Scott Gallacher has been ruled out as a result of the thigh knock he sustained during Saturday's 3-1 defeat at Ayr United. Everyone else is available to stand-in boss Ian Campbell with the exception of defender Stephen Tulloch, who should be ready to make his comeback after three months out this weekend. A win for the Loons will take them closer to the finishing line for a play-off place, and Campbell said: "It would be good to get back to winning ways but we have to play for the entire game to do so. "We only played for half an hour on Saturday, but when we did we played really well." On-loan Hamilton youngster Michael Devlin returns from suspension to bolster the Stenhousemuir defence for the trip, but Gary Thom is still banned. Ochilview boss David Irons also has doubts over goalkeeper Ally Brown, defender Scott Fusco, midfielder Eric Paton and striker Scott Dalziel through injury knocks. Irons said: "This is a massive game for us and we need to win it to get back in touch with Alloa. This is our game in hand and after it we will know exactly what we need to do to avoid the play-offs. "We gave Livingston a tough game on Saturday, especially in the first half, and we need to play like that again to take anything from Station Park."

Formation:442Manager: Dick Campbell


Formation: 442Manager: John Coughlin


  • Neil Duffy
  • Greg Ross
  • Michael Bolocheweckyj
  • Mark McCulloch
  • Iain Campbell
  • Dale Hilson
  • Martyn Fotheringham
  • David Mowat
  • Ryan Dow
  • Christopher Templeman
  • Graham Gibson
  • SUBS
  • Grant Dobbie
  • Bryan Deasley
  • Darren Brady
  • Jamie Bishop
  • Ross Campbell



Match Report

Cruise for Forfar First-half goals from Christopher Templeman and Ryan Dow helped promotion-chasing Forfar beat relegation-threatened Stenhousemuir 2-0 at Station Park. Templeman made his second chance count to give the home side the lead after 37 minutes, getting on the end of Dow's cross to nod home from inside the penalty area. Roles were reversed in first-half injury time to make it 2-0 as Dow provided a crisp 12-yard finish from Templeman's centre. William Lyle had a chance to pull one back for the Warriors after 69 minutes but he missed when well placed inside the box. It was the Loons, though, who came closest to a second-half goal when Templeman headed against the crossbar from 12 yards with 11 minutes left.

Form Guide

  • Forfar
  • VS
  • Stenhousemuir

Last Meetings

  • Forfar
  • 1 - 1
  • Stenhousemuir
  • 02/04/2011
  • Stenhousemuir
  • 0 - 1
  • Forfar
  • 05/02/2011
  • Stenhousemuir
  • 3 - 0
  • Forfar
  • 18/09/2010
  • Forfar
  • 1 - 1
  • Stenhousemuir
  • 27/03/2004
  • Stenhousemuir
  • 0 - 2
  • Forfar
  • 14/02/2004
  • Forfar
  • 2 - 0
  • Stenhousemuir
  • 16/11/2003

Top Scorers


  • R Campbell 9
  • C Templeman 7
  • M Fotheringham 5
  • M Bolocheweckyj 4
  • B Deasley 3
  • G Gibson 2
  • D Hilson 2
  • A Tod 1
  • D Brady 1
  • P McQuade 1
  • C Smith 1
  • R Dow 1


  • A Williams 5
  • G Anderson 5
  • S Lynch 4
  • S Dalziel 4
  • P Quinn 3
  • R Clark 3
  • J Smith 2
  • M Devlin 2
  • S Murray 2
  • G Thom 1
  • W Lyle 1
  • G Plenderleith 1
  • M Hunter 1



    • Total goals 88
    • Goals per game 42
  • 2 (For) 6 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 4 (For) 3 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 2 (For) 5 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 1 (For) 5 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 3 (For) 3 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 7 (For) 4 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 2 (For) 4 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 11 (For) 9 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 10 (For) 7 (Against) Period 81-90 mins


    • Total goals 85
    • Goals per game 39
  • 4 (For) 3 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 2 (For) 8 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 3 (For) 2 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 5 (For) 11 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 4 (For) 8 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 1 (For) 6 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 6 (For) 5 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 5 (For) 3 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 9 (For) 6 (Against) Period 81-90 mins