We welcome Stirling Albion to the Locality Hub Bayview Stadium this afternoon for our final league match of the 1st quarter.
Aaron Steele returns to the squad this week after missing last week’s cup tie, along with Taylor Steven and Liam Parker who were cup-ties, but Kieran Millar misses out, serving the second of his 2-match suspension following he red card against Stenhousemuir.
Brogan Walls, Connor McManus and Scott Gallacher all continue to be absent with long-term injuries
East Fife will be in our away colours of pink strips, black shorts and pink stockings with the goalkeeper in all-yellow.
Stirling Albion will also be in their away colours of all-navy with the goalkeeper in all-turquoise.
The last meeting between the sides took place at Bayview in the opening round of the Challenge Cup at the start of the 2019 season with the visitors progressing to the next round with a 2-0 victory thanks to goals from Darryl Duffy and Josh Peters.
East Fife Team: Hart, Higgins, Dunlop, Watson, Slattery, Denholm, (Dunsmore 74’), Hunter, Watt, McConville, Smith (Wallace 57’), Cosgrove (Dowds 57’)
Stirling Albion Team: Binnie, Truesdale, Lowdon, Banner, McLean, Nicoll, Jardine, Docherty, Willis (Scott 89’), Duffy (Wright 79’), Peters (Hawke 84’)
Tickets for today’s match are available to buy online here ahead of the game. Please note, there will be no cash turnstiles and tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets can be presented digitally or printed at home. Those unable to purchase tickets online can buy theirs over the phone (01333 426323) or directly from the club office. Parent and child tickets cannot be purchased online.
Ticket prices are as follows:
Adults - £18
Concessions* - £14
Under 16s** - £5
Parent & Child - £21
Parent & 2 Children - £24
*Over 65s and full-time students. Proof of eligibility may be requested
**Proof of age may be requested
All child members of EFCFC & EFG&WFC will be admitted free with a paying adult or as part of an organised group for all of our home league matches this season. Tickets for this are being organised through EFCFC.
Season tickets are valid for this match. Those who have still to collect their season ticket card can do so up until kick off this afternoon.
Turnstiles will open at 2pm.
Match Referee: Daniel Graves
AR1: David Dunne
AR2: Stephen Gill
Car parking is available at both ends of the stadium for both home and away supporters free of charge.
No live stream is available to viewers with the UK & Ireland.
Viewers outside the UK & Ireland can watch the match via East Fife TV with a monthly or season pass.
The stadium bars will be open to both sets of supporters from 12.15 pm this afternoon for pre- and post-match refreshments.
Pie stalls will be open at both ends of the stadium from 2pm. Please note, our pie stalls are cash only.
Issue 8 of our new-look matchday programme is available to purchase for £2.50. Please look out for our programme sellers around the stadium before the game.