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Kevin Motion replaces Ross Campbell.
Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Omar Kader.
Inswinging corner taken by Gavin Swankie from the left by-line. Omar Kader is brought on as a substitute for Danny Denholm.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Christopher Aitken, clearance made by Mark McCulloch.
Christopher Aitken takes the outswinging corner, Mark McCulloch makes a clearance.
Craig Malcolm goes off and Maxwell Wright comes on.
Charlie King on for Keith Gibson. Martyn Fotheringham scores a goal from just outside the area to the top left corner of the goal. Forfar 4-0 Stranraer.Gavin Swankie provided the assist for the goal. Lloyd Kinnaird joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ryan Borris. Frank McKeown challenges Gavin Swankie unfairly and gives away a free kick. Booking for Frank McKeown for unsporting behaviour. Gavin Swankie restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Tulloch on Robert Love. Strike comes in from Mark Staunton from the free kick, save by Derek Soutar. Inswinging corner taken by Christopher Aitken from the left by-line.
Adam Forde joins the action as a substitute, replacing Michael Moore.
Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Mark Staunton by Martyn Fotheringham. A save by Derek Soutar from penalty by Grant Gallagher. Forfar 3-0 Stranraer.
Iain Campbell challenges Sean Winter unfairly and gives away a free kick. Grant Gallagher takes the free kick.
Sean Winter gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Danny Denholm. Free kick taken by Iain Campbell.
Headed own goal by Mark Staunton. Forfar 3-0 Stranraer.
Danny Denholm scores a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Forfar 2-0 Stranraer.
Unfair challenge on Ryan Borris by Ross Campbell results in a free kick. Ross Campbell booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Christopher Aitken.
Corner taken by Christopher Aitken from the left by-line, clearance made by Michael Bolochoweckyj.
Christopher Templeman receives a yellow card.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Danny Denholm. Mark Staunton takes the free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Gavin Swankie. Indirect free kick taken by David Mitchell.
Martyn Fotheringham gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robert Love. Shot comes in from Christopher Aitken from the free kick.
Christopher Aitken takes a shot. Save by Derek Soutar.
Keith Gibson concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Moore. Christopher Aitken restarts play with the free kick.
Short corner worked by Mark McCulloch.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Frank McKeown by Gavin Swankie. Direct free kick taken by David Mitchell.
Ryan Borris takes a long range shot harmlessly clearing the crossbar.
Corner taken by Iain Campbell from the right by-line played to the near post, Sean Winter manages to make a clearance.
Iain Campbell takes a inswinging corner.
Keith Gibson takes a shot. David Mitchell makes a save. Inswinging corner taken by Iain Campbell from the right by-line.
Danny Denholm fouled by Mark Staunton, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Mark McCulloch from left channel, clearance made by Michael Moore.
Ross Campbell concedes a free kick for a foul on Ryan Borris. Ryan Borris restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Christopher Aitken by Keith Gibson results in a free kick. Frank McKeown takes the free kick.
Shot from just outside the box by Grant Gallagher goes over the crossbar.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Tulloch on Craig Malcolm. Christopher Aitken takes the direct free kick.
Corner taken right-footed by Martyn Fotheringham from the left by-line, Header on goal by Christopher Templeman from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.
Michael Bolochoweckyj challenges Robert Love unfairly and gives away a free kick. Christopher Aitken produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick, save by Derek Soutar.
Gavin Swankie finds the back of the net with a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Forfar 1-0 Stranraer.Mark McCulloch provided the assist for the goal.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Christopher Aitken, clearance made by Christopher Templeman.
Michael Dunlop challenges Christopher Templeman unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Derek Soutar.
Foul by Michael Dunlop on Martyn Fotheringham, free kick awarded. Martyn Fotheringham crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, clearance by Grant Gallagher.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Martyn Fotheringham.
Campbell wary of Stranraer
Forfar miss only the long-term injured Jamie Bishop as they look to pick up their first league win of the season when Stranraer visit.
Manager Dick Campbell is wary of the Stair Park team and said: "Stranraer have a real spirit about them which comes from a lot of people writing off their chances of staying in this division.
"I had them watched last week and the report I got back was that they will be very dangerous opponents due to that spirit. We will need to match that to pick up the three points.
"We were unlucky at Arbroath in midweek when we lost in the Ramsdens Cup but if we can attack Stranraer like we attacked in the first half at Gayfield then we will do okay."
Stranraer include new striker signing Max Wright in their pool as they head to Station Park.
Defender David MacGregor is the only absentee from the travelling party due to a knee injury.
After losing 8-0 to Livingston a fortnight ago, Stranraer regained some pride with a 1-1 draw against Arbroath last Saturday.
Manager Keith Knox said: "I was really pleased with the response from the players.
"They probably deserved more than a point from that game but if we can show the same level of togetherness in this game that we did then we could well pick up the three points in this one."
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