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Paul Quinn produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.
David Crawford comes on in place of Paul McManus.
Shot from long distance by Scott Smith misses to the right of the goal.
Corner taken left-footed by Neil Janczyk from the left by-line, Paul Quinn manages to make a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Paul McLean by Stewart Kean results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Craig Nelson.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Stephen Murray, Paul McLean manages to make a clearance.
Craig Molloy goes off and David McClune comes on.
Paul Quinn is brought on as a substitute for Iain Thomson.
Paul McManus takes a shot. Chris McCluskey makes a save.
(Brechin) makes a substitution, with Graham Weir coming on for Charlie King.
Andy Rodgers challenges Craig Molloy unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Neil Janczyk.
Iain Thomson takes a shot from 25 yards. Save made by Craig Nelson.
Kevin McKinlay joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ross McMillan.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Neil Janczyk.
Effort from inside the area by Stewart Kean misses to the right of the target.
Corner taken by Stephen Murray played to the near post, clearance by Michael Dunlop.
The referee blows for offside against Iain Thomson. Craig Nelson takes the free kick.
Corner taken left-footed by Neil Janczyk to the near post, clearance made by Eric Paton.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Molloy by Brown Ferguson. Free kick taken by Charlie King.
Effort on goal by Andy Rodgers from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.
The official flags Stewart Kean offside. Neil Janczyk takes the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken by Charlie King from the right by-line, Martyn Corrigan manages to make a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Paul McLean by Iain Thomson results in a free kick. Centre by Neil Janczyk, Paul McManus takes a shot. Blocked by Ross McMillan.
Foul by Scott Smith on Andy Rodgers, free kick awarded. Stephen Murray takes the free kick.
Craig Molloy concedes a free kick for a foul on Brown Ferguson. Martyn Corrigan restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on William Lyle by Paul McLean results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Chris McCluskey.
Sean Dickson takes a shot. Save made by Craig Nelson.
Andy Rodgers has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the goal.
Corner taken left-footed by Stephen Murray from the right by-line, Scott Smith makes a clearance.
Sean Dickson finds the net with a goal from the edge of the area to the top right corner of the goal. Stenhousemuir 1-1 Brechin.Assist by Eric Paton.
Andy Rodgers takes a shot. Save by Craig Nelson.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Dunlop on Andy Rodgers. Free kick taken by William Lyle.
Unfair challenge on Eric Paton by Bryan Hodge results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Chris McCluskey. Bryan Hodge shown a red card.
Corner taken by Neil Janczyk from the left by-line, Brown Ferguson makes a clearance.
Martyn Corrigan concedes a free kick for a foul on Charlie King. Indirect free kick taken by Neil Janczyk.
Bryan Hodge fouled by William Lyle, the ref awards a Penalty. William Lyle booked. Power penalty scored by Charlie King. Stenhousemuir 0-1 Brechin.
Iain Thomson produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses left.
Eric Paton takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Shot from just outside the area by Brown Ferguson misses to the right of the target.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Molloy on Eric Paton. Shot comes in from Eric Paton from the free kick, save by Craig Nelson.
Corner taken right-footed by Eric Paton from the left by-line, Scott Buist makes a clearance.
Foul by Craig Molloy on Iain Thomson, free kick awarded. Shot on goal comes in from Stephen Murray from the free kick, save made by Craig Nelson.
Unfair challenge on Brown Ferguson by Paul McManus results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by William Lyle.
Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Neil Janczyk, Ross McMillan manages to make a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Charlie King by Martyn Corrigan results in a free kick. Neil Janczyk takes the free kick.
Michael Dunlop challenges Andy Rodgers unfairly and gives away a free kick. Stephen Murray takes the indirect free kick.
Andy Rodgers is caught offside. Direct free kick taken by Craig Nelson.
Craig Molloy handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Chris McCluskey.
Craig Molloy takes a shot. Save made by Chris McCluskey.
Free kick awarded for a foul by William Lyle on Scott Smith. Scott Smith takes the free kick.
Stephen Murray takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Scott Smith.
Corner from right by-line taken by Stephen Murray.
Stenhousemuir will be without experienced midfield duo Kevin McKinlay and Paul McHale again for the home clash with Brechin.
McKinlay is still struggling with a shoulder problem, while McHale remains sidelined with a foot injury.
Assistant manager Kevin McGoldrick, whose side have won their last four games at Ochilview, said: "Brechin are one of the clubs expected to be challenging for promotion and will go on a run up the table soon.
"The bigger the gap we have on them before they do that the better our season will be, so this would be a tremendous game to win.
"We played well at home last week to defeat Dumbarton and will need that level of performance and effort to win this one."
Brechin boss Jim Weir is looking for the return of energetic midfielder Craig Molloy to give his faltering side a lift.
Molloy, sidelined for six weeks with a groin problem, will go straight back into the starting line-up, but striker Jim Lister is suspended.
Weir said: "We have made a disappointing start to the league this season, but we did beat Stenhousemuir in one of the early league games and it would be great to repeat that.
"They have been fantastic so far and will be a side that challenges for promotion this season, so we need to get the three points and move closer to them."
Warriors fail to make numbers count
Stenhousemuir failed to make the most of their numerical advantage as 10-man Brechin held out for a 1-1 draw.
The opener came on the half-hour mark when Stenhousemuir's William Lyle upended Bryan Hodge in the area. Charlie King stepped up to score his second penalty in as many games.
Hodge then turned from hero to villain, fouling Eric Paton to receive his marching orders.
Stenhousemuir soon took control, and five minutes before the break Sean Dickson fired past Craig Nelson from Paton's pass.
But despite having nearly all the possession after the break, the Warriors failed to seriously test Nelson in the Brechin goal, as the visitors held out for a point.
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