They stared at the abyss of an ignominious exit from the SPFL for long spells of this League 2 play-off with Highland League Champions Brora Rangers but it all came good for Montrose in the closing 15 minutes yesterday, with Garry Wood sealing their survival with a blistering 30-yard strike.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's game between Montrose and Brora Rangers.
Brora Rangers manager Davie Kirkwood says their performances have dispelled rumours about not wanting promotion.
Brora Rangers are one game away from making history as the first team to be promoted into the Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) from the Highland League. Sky Sports News HQ's Charles Paterson has been to visit them.
A Marvin Andrews own goal gives the Highland League side the edge in the the inaugural Pyramid play-off final.
Brora Rangers will play Montrose in the inaugural League Two play-off final after beating Edinburgh City on penalties.