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Tuesday Nov 25 Round-Up

With a full set of mid-week fixtures, League 2 threw up some interesting results.

First off, what a result for Chester City. New manager Mark Wright took his side to high-flying Darlington, and came away with a 2-1 win. Rob Purdie put the home side ahead, before a stunning volley from Ryan Lowe (below) levelled things up. And Shaun Kelly headed in the winner to deny Dave Penney’s team.

Lowe scored a magnificent volley on Tuesday night

In an entertaining match at Valley Parade, Bradford came from 2-0 down to win the game. Jack Lester gave Chesterfield an early lead, followed by a deflected Darren Currie effort to put the Spireites in control. Graeme Lee started the comeback with a free kick, before Michael Boulding squared the game with a header. And with 20 minutes to go, Alan Goodall was sent off for bringing Nicky Law down in the box. Barry Conlon piled on the misery for Lee Richardson by dispatching the penalty, and making it 3-2.

In other news, Wycombe extended their unbeaten run at the top, with Matt Harrold and Lewis Spence netting the goals. And a late Grant Holt penalty gave Shrewsbury a much needed victory over Dag & Red.

Tues Nov 25 Results:

Aldershot 2-0 Lincoln
Bournemouth 0-0 Morecambe
Bradford 3-2 Chesterfield
Darlington 1-2 Chester
Exeter 1-1 Rotherham
Gillingham 1-1 Rochdale
Luton 0-1 Brentford
Macclesfield 1-0 Grimsby
Notts County 0-2 Wycombe
Port Vale 0-0 Barnet
Shrewsbury 2-1 Dag & Red

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Chester City 1-2 Morecambe

MORECAMBE held on at Chester for their first away win of the season, writes Danny Milligan.

Howe set up the first, and scored the second.

Howe set up the first, and scored the second.

Goals from Craig Stanley and Rene Howe were enough for victory at the Deva Stadium.

New manager Mark Wright was hoping for a good start to his third stint at the club, but it did not go according to plan. Stanley broke through the home side’s gaping defence after a smart dummy from Howe, slotting the ball past keeper John Danby to break the deadlock.

Striker Danny Carlton, who is back with the Shrimps for a month loan, made an impact in the second half when he was fouled in the box by Laurence Wilson, Howe scoring from the spot.

But the Shrimps were made to work for the win, when Eddie Johnson pulled one back for the home team.

His header into the bottom corner was the striker’s first goal for the club since he signed earlier this season.

Chester could not go on to grab an equaliser, despite Ryan Lowe’s attempt which keeper Barry Roche was more than equal to.

Morecambe assistant-manager Mark Lillis, 48, has signed a one-year contract extension. This follows the recent one-year extension of manager Sammy McIlroy’s contract.

Spireites continue scoring streak

With a full set of mid-week games, League 2 threw up some interesting results.

 

 

Chesterfield went to third-placed Exeter and came away with a stunning 6-1 victory. Chesterfield went 1-0 up thanks to Jamie Winter thunderbolt from 25 yards out. Just before half-time they grabbed a second, Alan Goodall cutting inside and finishing well. Exeter pulled one back early in the second half, but a quick brace from veteran striker Jack Lester, plus goals from Jamie Ward and substitute Darren Currie saw the Spireites cruise to victory.

Elsewhere in the division, Chester City surprisingly overcame a lacklustre Brentford at the Deva. Ryan Lowe netted twice in a 3-0 victory for the underdogs. A late winner from Barry Conlon saw Bradford sneak a win over early-season pace setters Bury. Darlington beat Rotherham United 1-0 at the Don Valley stadium, while Shrewsbury went three games without a win, drawing 2-2 at home to Barnet.

League leaders Wycombe’s game at home to Macclesfield was abandoned after 23 minutes due to the bad weather, while Luton’s home fixture against Bournemouth suffered the same fate.

Tuesday Oct 28 Results:

Aldershot 1-0 Port Vale
Bradford 1-0 Bury
Chester 3-0 Brentford
Dag & Red 4-0 Grimsby
Exeter 1-6 Chesterfield
Lincoln City 2-0 Gillingham
Luton Town A-A Bournemouth
Morecambe 1-1 Accrington Stanley
Notts County 1-2 Rochdale
Rotherham 0-1 Darlington
Shrewsbury 2-2 Barnet
Wycombe A-A Macclesfield

Jack Lester netted twice for Chesterfield at St. James' Park