"> ">

Gary Harkins makes Inverness pay the penalty

Posted Sunday, December 24, 2017 by PA

Gary Harkins scored the only goal from the penalty spot as Morton claimed their first win over Inverness in 17 years with a 1-0 victory at Cappielow.Harkins notched his fifth goal in seven games from the spot in the 22nd minute to lift Morton into fourth place in the Ladbrokes Championship standings.Defender David Raven was sent off for Inverness after hauling Robert Thomson to the ground as he...Full Story »

Brechin remain winless as Dunfermline take the points

Posted Sunday, December 24, 2017 by PA

Brechin are still seeking a first Scottish Championship victory of the season after slipping to a 2-1 defeat at Dunfermline.Declan McManus gave the home side a 22nd-minute lead with Nathaniel Wedderburn creating the danger through a magnificent cross to the far post.Nicky Clark was lurking and had the presence of mind to nod the ball down to McManus who prodded home.The second half was only fou...Full Story »

Sons and Bairns labour towards drab draw

Posted Sunday, December 24, 2017 by PA

Dumbarton and Falkirk fought out a lifeless goalless draw that justified its billing as a clash between two of the Ladbrokes Championship's poorest teams.Falkirk made one change, with Rory Loy restored to the starting XI, and they enjoyed the better of the first half, controlling the ball for long spells and making sure keeper Scott Gallacher was kept busy.Dumbarton were fortunate to reach half...Full Story »

Godden nets twice as Stevenage return to winning ways in style

Posted Sunday, December 24, 2017 by PA

Stevenage won for the first time in nine league games by thrashing Chesterfield 5-1 to leave their visitors mired in the League Two relegation zone.Matt Godden struck twice in the second half to take his tally to 12 goals in all competitions this season and wrap up Stevenage's biggest league win in over a year.The hosts took the lead inside 13 minutes when a dangerous low cross by Alex Samuel w...Full Story »

Carlisle's win keeps Forest Green bottom

Posted Sunday, December 24, 2017 by PA

Forest Green remain rooted to the bottom of Sky Bet League Two after Carlisle continued their impressive form on the road with a 1-0 win at The New Lawn.Richie Bennett's 28th-minute header earned Keith Curle's side the points as Rovers fell to their third consecutive league defeat.Earlier, poor Forest Green defending allowed Hallam Hope an opportunity to give the visitors the lead, but his shot...Full Story »

Marcus Harness rescues a point for Port Vale

Posted Sunday, December 24, 2017 by PA

A Marcus Harness header earned Port Vale a deserved 1-1 draw at Colchester to continue their improved form under manager Neil Aspin.Vale almost scored in the opening minute when Colchester goalkeeper Sam Walker denied Dave Worrall but Sammie Szmodics hooked a first-time effort just wide and then curled a shot narrowly wide soon after at the other end.Colchester took the lead just after the half...Full Story »

Danny Lloyd at the double as Peterborough brush past 10-man Bury

Posted Sunday, December 24, 2017 by PA

Danny Lloyd struck twice as Peterborough defeated 10-man Bury in a 3-0 victory to earn back-to-back Sky Bet League One wins for the first time since August.It was far from a stroll for Grant McCann's men as the visitors were often the most threatening side until defender Eoghan O'Connell was dismissed just before the hour-mark.Lloyd headed an early opener when he was picked out by Marcus Maddis...Full Story »

Will Grigg hat-trick helps Wigan cruise to club-record victory at Oxford

Posted Sunday, December 24, 2017 by PA

Will Grigg hit a hat-trick as Sky Bet League One leaders Wigan racked up a club-record 7-0 win on their first visit to the Kassam Stadium.Grigg opened the scoring before Nick Powell and Gavin Massey put the Latics 3-0 up inside 30 minutes. Grigg grabbed his second in the 52th minute before completing his treble two minutes later, with substitute Max Power completing Oxford's heaviest home defea...Full Story »

Bristol Rovers boss Darrell Clarke misses defeat to Doncaster

Posted Sunday, December 24, 2017 by PA

Bristol Rovers could not win in manager Darrell Clarke's absence as Niall Mason fired Doncaster to a 1-0 victory at the Memorial Stadium.Mason's first-half penalty settled a game in which Clarke could not attend due to a sickness bug. The winner came in the 33rd minute when Tommy Rowe exchanged passes with Alfie Beestin and burst into the box only to be halted by Ryan Sweeney's clumsy challeng...Full Story »

Dons back to winning ways at home

Posted Sunday, December 24, 2017 by PA

AFC Wimbledon claimed their first Sky Bet League One home win since October 17 with a 2-1 victory over in-form Bradford. Dons striker Cody McDonald capitalised on a defensive mix-up between Adam Thompson and City goalkeeper Rouven Sattelmaier to poke his side in front from 15 yards after just seven minutes.Bradford forward Paul Taylor levelled 100 seconds into the second half, firing home from ...Full Story »

« Previous12...778779780781782783784...67416742Next »