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League One Roundup: Matchday 8

19 September 2016

Recap all the key results from this weekend's action in Sky Bet League One

Fleetwood Town fell to a narrow 2-1 defeat at Rochdale on Saturday, but here’s how thing panned out across Sky Bet League One over the weekend.


Scunthorpe’s fine start to the season continued as David Mirfin’s goal was enough to win away at Shrewsbury, but Bolton Wanderers couldn’t keep up their unbeaten start as they fell to a 1-0 defeat at Walsall. In an all-London tie, AFC Wimbledon stunned the Valley as they defeated Charlton 2-1. Ademola Lookman gave the home side the lead, but late goals from Dom Poleon and Tyrone Barnett won it for the Dons.


Port Vale and Bury both continued their impressive starts to the campaign. The Staffordshire outfit were trailing at home to Gillingham, but an impressive comeback saw them win 2-1, whilst Bury overcame Swindon in a game that saw ten yellow cards brandished.


Northampton’s 26 match unbeaten run spanning from last season was ended by a resilient Chesterfield. Two Conor Wilkinson strikes fired the Spireites into a 2-0 lead before Paul Anderson pulled one back for the visitors. Dion Donohue sealed the win for Derbyshire side.


minute goal was enough for Sheffield United to beat Peterborough and leapfrog the Cod Army into the play-off place, whilst Southend produced a fine display to beat Millwall 3-1 at Roots Hall.thMatt Done’s 13


MK Dons drew 0-0 with Oxford ahead of their trip to Highbury this Saturday to face Uwe Rosler’s side.

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