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Free kick taken by David Mitchell.
David MacGregor is brought on as a substitute for Sean Winter.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Frank McKeown by Orhan Mustafi.
Free kick taken by Christopher Aitken.
Martin Grehan fouled by Brian McLean, the ref awards a free kick.
Christopher Aitken restarts play with the free kick.
Mihael Kovacevic receives a yellow card.
Brian McLean takes the free kick.
The referee penalises Martin Grehan for handball.
Darren Maatsen comes on in place of Graham Carey.
Ivan Sproule goes off and Melvin De Leeuw comes on.
Mark Corcoran leaves the field to be replaced by Ryan Borris.
Martin Grehan slots the ball right footed into the goal. Stranraer 3-2 Ross County.Assist by Grant Gallagher.
Grant Gallagher restarts play with the free kick.
Scott Rumsby fouled by Orhan Mustafi, the ref awards a free kick.
Corner taken by Mark Corcoran.
Orhan Mustafi scores with their left foot. Stranraer 2-2 Ross County.The assist for the goal came from Grant Munro.
Corner taken by Ivan Sproule from the right by-line.
David Mitchell takes the free kick.
Foul by Rocco Quinn on Grant Gallagher, free kick awarded.
Christopher Aitken crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Mihael Kovacevic on Jamie Longworth.
Jamie Longworth is brought on as a substitute for David McKenna.
Ivan Sproule is ruled offside.
Penalty taken right-footed by Christopher Aitken and scored. Stranraer 2-1 Ross County.
Penalty awarded for a foul by Mihael Kovacevic on Sean Winter.
Shot by Orhan Mustafi went wide right of the post.
Unfair challenge on David McKenna by Mihael Kovacevic results in a free kick.
Sean Winter slots the ball right footed into the goal. Stranraer 1-1 Ross County.The assist for the goal came from Martin Grehan.
Stuart Kettlewell receives a caution for unsporting behaviour.
Stuart Kettlewell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott Rumsby.
Unfair challenge on Brian McLean by Martin Grehan results in a free kick.
Direct strike on goal from the free kick by Christopher Aitken goes left of the target.
Ben Gordon receives a yellow card for dissent.
Grant Munro gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ryan Borris.
Kevin Luckassen leaves the field to be replaced by Orhan Mustafi.
Christopher Aitken takes a shot and went wide left of the goal.
Free kick taken by Mark Brown.
Free kick taken by Mark Corcoran.
Sean Winter fouled by Ben Gordon, the ref awards a free kick.
Frank McKeown makes a clearance.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Richard Brittain.
The referee shows Scott Robertson a yellow card.
Richard Brittain scores a penalty. Stranraer 0-1 Ross County.
Corner taken by Richard Brittain from the left by-line.
Kevin Luckassen gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Frank McKeown.
Stuart Kettlewell takes a shot. David Mitchell catches the ball.
Free kick taken by Grant Munro.
Grant Gallagher gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Richard Brittain.
David Mitchell restarts play with the free kick.
Centre by Stuart Kettlewell.
Richard Brittain takes a shot. David Mitchell safely holds on.
Mark Brown restarts play with the free kick.
Scott Rumsby challenges Mihael Kovacevic unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Mark Corcoran.
Mark Corcoran is ruled offside.
Frank McKeown takes the free kick.
Stuart Kettlewell concedes a free kick for a foul on Mark Corcoran.
Clearance made by Grant Gallagher.
Mark Brown takes the free kick.
Frank McKeown restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Scott Rumsby by Kevin Luckassen.
Corner taken by Christopher Aitken.
Stuart Kettlewell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mark Corcoran.
Graham Carey challenges Grant Gallagher unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Foul by Grant Gallagher on Grant Munro, free kick awarded.
Aitken back after ban
Stranraer welcome back midfielder Chris Aitken after suspension against a Ross County side that are making an over 500-mile round trip to Stair Park.
Manager Stephen Aitken is enjoying his side's role as underdogs as he explained: "There is no pressure on us as we are facing a side who established themselves well in the top flight last season and who won handsomely at the weekend.
"We played well ourselves on Saturday against an Ayr side who have been going great and all I can ask the boys to do is to put in that same level of performance.
"If we do that we may cause County some problems."
Ross County midfielder Stuart Kettlewell will fully brief their summer signings on what lies in store for them at Stranraer as he looks to build on a first win of the season.
Kettlewell scored in County's 3-0 Scottish Premiership win over St Mirren on Saturday to set them up for their League Cup second-round clash.
And the 29-year-old is sure County's Dutch imports Darren Maatsen, Marc Klok, Melvin De Leeuw and Kevin Luckassen know what to expect when they reach the end of their six-hour road trip.
"We'll give them all the respect, we know they're a lower league side," Kettlewell said. "I know a few of their players and know they have some quality.
"It's obviously a bit of a journey for us but we can travel down there knowing we have our first three league points on the board and that has given us confidence to push on.
"We want to win every game we play in and I'd love to go on a cup run and take the result against St Mirren to help us on the way.
"St Mirren was our main focus on Saturday but we'll now look at Stranraer now. It's some journey and we'll let all the lads who haven't experienced it before know all about it.
"It's going to be a tough game, they've got a good side and experience of the lower leagues so they'll know how to handle it.
"We'll have to come out fighting and I'm sure the foreign boys who don't know much about Stranraer will step up to the plate."
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