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Derek Carcary takes a shot and went wide left of the net.
Corner taken by Robert Barr from the left by-line.
Booking for Robert Barr for unsporting behaviour.
Free kick taken by Mark Docherty.
Adam Forde on for David McKenna.
Ryan Donnelly heads the ball into the goal. Stranraer 4-2 Brechin.Assist by Robert Barr.
Sean Winter concedes a free kick for a foul on Robert Barr.
Steven Jackson crosses the ball in from the free kick.
(Stranraer) makes a substitution, with Mark Corcoran coming on for Ryan Borris.
Martin Grehan takes a shot and went wide left of the net.
Derek Carcary gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott Robertson.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ryan Donnelly on Ryan Borris.
Header by Andrew Jackson misses right.
Corner taken by Robert Barr.
Ryan Borris has an effort at goal. Graeme Smith blocks the ball.
Derek Carcary takes a shot. David Mitchell parries the effort to safety.
Ryan Donnelly scores a right footed goal. Stranraer 4-1 Brechin.Assist on the goal came from Derek Carcary.
The referee blows for offside against Derek Carcary.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Grant Gallagher by Alan Trouten.
David McKenna slots the ball left footed into the goal. Stranraer 4-0 Brechin.
David MacGregor restarts play with the free kick.
Jonathan Brown challenges Sean Winter unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Robert Barr joins the action as a substitute, replacing Stuart Anderson.
Free kick taken by Jonathan Brown.
Sean Winter concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Molloy.
Ryan Borris restarts play with the free kick.
Ryan Borris fouled by Derek Carcary, the ref awards a free kick.
The offside flag is raised against Martin Grehan.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Allan Walker.
Stuart Anderson produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick. David Mitchell parries the ball away.
Graham Hay fouled by Martin Grehan, the ref awards a free kick.
A cross is delivered by Ryan Borris.
Paul McLean takes the free kick.
Craig Molloy fouled by Frank McKeown, the ref awards a free kick.
Graeme Smith takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Stuart Anderson by Grant Gallagher results in a free kick.
Penalty taken right-footed by Christopher Aitken and scored. Stranraer 3-0 Brechin.
Foul by Jonathan Brown on Martin Grehan, Penalty awarded.
Shot by Derek Carcary went wide of the left-hand upright.
Christopher Aitken has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.
Free kick taken by Steven Jackson.
Foul by Ryan Borris on Steven Jackson, free kick awarded.
David McKenna takes a shot. Graeme Smith safely holds on.
Christopher Aitken takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Molloy on Christopher Aitken.
Sean Winter gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrew Jackson.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Christopher Aitken.
Martin Grehan is ruled offside.
Graeme Smith restarts play with the free kick.
Christopher Aitken crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Craig Molloy concedes a free kick for a foul on Martin Grehan.
Grant Gallagher takes a shot and missed to the left of the net.
Ryan Borris grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Stranraer 1-0 Brechin.
Ryan Borris scores with a right foot finish. Stranraer 1-0 Brechin.
Martin Grehan has an effort at goal. Graeme Smith catches the ball.
Paul McLean concedes a free kick for a foul on Martin Grehan.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Christopher Aitken.
Blues wait on Stirling clearance
Stranraer could hand a debut to former St Mirren and East Stirlingshire midfielder Andy Stirling when they play host to Brechin.
The Blues are waiting on international clearance before Stirling can make his bow, while striker Jamie Longworth is unavailable due to personal reasons.
Otherwise manager Stephen Aitken has a fully-fit squad to choose from as they look to build on last weekend's win over Dumbarton.
Aitken said: "We need to play as well as we did last week to win this one. Brechin have a good squad and they will be challenging for promotion however if we can attack them like we attacked Dumbarton we are in with a good chance."
Brechin boss Ray McKinnon faces a defensive crisis ahead of the trip.
Centre-back Gerry McLauchlan is suspended while skipper Ewan Moyes continues his recovery following a recent car accident.
Jonny Brown, Greg Cameron and Ryan Donnelly are also doubtful leaving McKinnon unable to pick a side until Saturday lunchtime.
McKinnon said: "Stranraer had a terrific result against Dumbarton last weekend and will be full of confidence for this one.
"We are a bit short of numbers so we will need a real backs to the wall effort from the guys that play."
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