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Weekly Sky Bet League One Round Up

11 April 2016

Port Vale were resounding winners over Crewe Alexandra on Saturday. Here we take a look back at the weekend’s other results in League One.

Wigan Athletic moved a step closer to promotion to the Championship as Will Grigg scored the only goal of the game against Coventry City.

The striker netted for the 23rd time this season in the 57th minute to secure the three points for the Latics at the DW Stadium.

Conor McLaughlin’s final-minute header rescued an important point for Fleetwood Town at Southend United.

The Cod Army had been in front at Roots Hall thanks to Bobby Grant’s opener but goals from Adam Barrett and Jack Payne put the hosts in the lead.

However, McLaughlin pounced late on to secure a valuable draw for Steven Pressley’s side.

Chesterfield dented Barnsley’s play-off hopes and increased their own chances of survival with a 2-1 win at Oakwell.

Lee Novak put the Spireites ahead before Adam Hammill brought the hosts level. Ollie Banks then bagged the winner in the 81st minute to send the visitors home happy.

Bradford City continued their promotion charge with a narrow 1-0 win over Swindon Town.

Billy Clarke scored the only goal of the game to ensure the Bantams picked up their sixth win from the last seven games.

Neil Bishop was Scunthorpe United’s match-winner against Burton Albion, scoring on the hour mark for Graham Alexander’s side.

The result cut Burton’s cushion in the automatic promotion places to just six points.

Elsewhere Rochdale beat Peteborough at London Road, Doncaster lost at Bury, Millwall were winners over Shrewsbury, Oldham beat Walsall, Colchester won at Blackpool while Sheffield United and Gillingham shared the spoils.

To see the Sky Bet League One table as it stands, please click here now.



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