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Wigan Athletic 4 - 1 Southend United: Wigan emphatically beat Southend to all-but secure return to Championship

Posted Sunday, April 24, 2016 by PA

Goals from Chris McCann, Will Grigg (2) and Michael Jacobs gave Wigan Athletic a 4-1 victory over Southend - and all-but secured their promotion back to the Sky Bet Championship. The Latics remain three points clear of second-placed Burton but, crucially, nine ahead of Walsall, the only other team that can overhaul them. But with their vastly-superior goal difference effectively being worth a ...Full Story »

Peterborough United 0 - 2 Scunthorpe United: Scunthorpe keep League One play-off hopes alive

Posted Sunday, April 24, 2016 by PA

A fourth straight win kept Scunthorpe's Sky Bet League One play-off hopes alive as they triumphed 2-0 at Peterborough. A second-half own goal by Ricardo Santos and a close-range header from substitute Tom Hopper left the Iron two points behind sixth-placed Barnsley with two matches to play. In the first-half, Scunthorpe's Kyle Wootton and Posh's Jon Taylor both headed over from close range, wh...Full Story »

Gillingham 2 - 3 Shrewsbury Town: Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro gives Shrewsbury a survival boost against Gillingham

Posted Sunday, April 24, 2016 by PA

Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro struck with 10 minutes remaining to lift Shrewsbury to a 3-2 win at Gillingham to boost their chances of survival. After Sullay Kaikai put Shrewsbury ahead with his seventh goal in his last nine Sky Bet League One games, Cody McDonald's first strike of 2016 levelled things up on the stroke of half-time. Shrewsbury went back ahead through Andy Mangan after the break and wh...Full Story »

Bury 1 - 3 Millwall: Millwall keep alive faint hopes of automatic promotion with deserved win at Bury

Posted Sunday, April 24, 2016 by PA

Millwall kept their faint hopes of automatic promotion alive with a deserved 3-1 victory at mid-table Bury. The Lions secured their third win in four games, largely thanks to a couple of goals from Chris Taylor. After Bury's Tom Pope had seen an early header hit the crossbar, Millwall took the lead in the fourth minute when Blackburn loanee Taylor curled home direct from a corner-kick. Taylor...Full Story »

Wolves 0 - 0 Rotherham United: Millers make sure of survival - but Wolves fans feel the frustration again

Posted Sunday, April 24, 2016 by PA

Rotherham secured their Sky Bet Championship status after a 0-0 draw at Wolves, whose dismal run at Molineux continued. An unbeaten run of 11 games - their best in the second tier since 1966 - ensured that Neil Warnock steered the South Yorkshire side to safety, after being appointed in February. Rotherham, who have never won at Wolves, were under pressure for most of the game but some resolu...Full Story »

Queens Park Rangers 1 - 1 Reading: Deniss Rakels earns Reading a draw at QPR

Posted Sunday, April 24, 2016 by PA

Deniss Rakels' equaliser earned a point for Reading as they drew 1-1 with QPR at Loftus Road. Grant Hall's first goal for Rangers put them ahead 10 minutes before half time, but Rakels struck just six minutes later. Former Tottenham defender Hall, outstanding for Rangers this season, met Alejandro Faurlin's left-wing corner with a looping header that Oliver Norwood was unable to prevent droppi...Full Story »

Milton Keynes Dons 1 - 4 Brentford: MK Dons' relegation confirmed as Brentford fight back for victory

Posted Sunday, April 24, 2016 by PA

MK Dons' relegation back to Sky Bet League One was confirmed on Saturday following their 4-1 home defeat by mid-table Brentford. Karl Robinson's side went into the game knowing they had to win all three of their remaining matches to stand any chance of avoiding relegation after one season in the Championship, while hoping one of their nearest rivals lost their remaining three fixtures. And des...Full Story »

Huddersfield Town 1 - 1 Birmingham: Joel Lynch rescues point for Huddersfield against Birmingham

Posted Sunday, April 24, 2016 by PA

Joel Lynch scored eight minutes from time to cancel out David Cotterill's stunning free-kick as Huddersfield fought out a 1-1 draw with Birmingham. Centre-back Lynch stabbed home his second goal of the season just when it seemed City had snatched an unlikely victory. The home side dominated the game but could not find the back of the net and looked to have paid the penalty when winger Cotteril...Full Story »

Fulham 1 - 3 Nottingham Forest: Lansbury at the double as Forest sink Fulham

Posted Sunday, April 24, 2016 by PA

Two goals from Henri Lansbury and one from Robert Tesche earned Nottingham Forest a 3-1 win at Fulham in the Sky Bet Championship at Craven Cottage on Saturday. The two struggling sides started the clash on equal points, but a number of unforced errors in the first half cost the home side. Fulham came back fighting in the second, but, after getting a goal back through substitute Matt Smith, th...Full Story »

Charlton Athletic 1 - 3 Brighton & Hove Albion: Brighton keep pressure on leaders with hard-fought win at Charlton

Posted Sunday, April 24, 2016 by PA

Brighton maintained their push for the Barclays Premier League after a hard-fought 3-1 win at relegated Charlton. Sam Baldock opened the scoring for the visitors early on but Johann Gudmundsson hauled Charlton level at the start of the second half. However, Brighton were back in front within minutes thanks to Jiri Skalak and Tomer Hemed's late penalty settled matters. With Middlesbrough dropp...Full Story »

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