Result: Rangers draw with Stirling Albion

Rangers and Stirling Albion draw in the Scottish Third Division clash as Ross Forsyth cancels out Andy Litte's first-half strike.

Rangers and Stirling Albion played out a draw in their Scottish Third Division clash as a Ross Forsyth header cancelled out Andy Little's first-half strike.

Ranger's Andrew Little is congratulated by team mates after scoring the opening goal against Stirling on February 26, 2013© PA Photos

The visitors made a good start and duly took the lead through Little after he was put behind the Albion defence and coolly rounded David Crawford and slotted the ball into the net.

Rangers almost doubled their lead when Ian Black found David Templeton who tried to lift the ball over Crawford but his effort went just over the bar.

Stirling were struggling to get to grips with the Ally McCoist's side and Little was denied his second of the game by Crawford from a tight angle.

Lee Wallace spurned another Gers' opportunity just before the break but he lost his composure at the last second after being teed up by Dean Shiels but he blasted the ball over.

Rangers paid for their missed chances minutes after the restart as Forsyth levelled for Stirling when he headed Kieran McAnespie's free kick beyond the reach of Neil Alexander and into the net.

Francisco Sandaza was inches from giving Rangers the lead as he fired a shot at goal which beat Crawford but was hacked off the line at the last second by Mark Ferry.

McAnespie came close to putting Stirling ahead with a free kick but Alexander was there to make a good stop to palm the ball behind as the game ended all square.

Rangers' Francisco Sandaza celebrates after scoring the opener against Peterhead on January 20, 2013
Read Next:
Result: Rangers beat 10-man Peterhead
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

7St Johnstone217592130-926
9Hamilton AcademicalHamilton2165103034-423
11Partick Thistle2255121937-1820
12Ross County2245132136-1517
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account