Saturday's League Two reports

Newport County 2-0 Carlisle

Carlisle United suffered a first loss of the season at Rodney Parade against the EFL's bottom club Newport County.

Josh Sheehan's early strike and a smart finish from Rhys Healey after a second half counter-attack secured the win for Graham Westley's side.

Carlisle's had been on a winning run of eight successive games, while the Exiles are now unbeaten in five.

Newport remain bottom of League Two but are now a point behind Leyton Orient while Keith Curle's side remain second.

Blackpool 4-0 Notts County

Kyle Vassell scored twice and helped create two others as Blackpool moved to within a point of the play-offs with a victory over 10-man Notts County.

The Seasiders, who have lost just once at home in all competitions this season, took the lead after 20 minutes as Vassell picked up the loose ball and slotted past Adam Collin from 12 yards.

Jamille Matt then rounded Collin, but somehow placed the ball wide of the post.

But Gary Bowyer's side did double their lead three minutes after half-time, as Vassell's shot from 12 yards was parried as far as Colin Daniel, who tapped into the empty net.

The hosts had another four minutes later, as Matt made amends for his earlier miss by thumping home from 10 yards after Vassell's deflected shot broke his way.

Notts County's misery was compounded when Vadaine Oliver was shown a straight red after 79 minutes for a tackle on Tom Aldred.

The rout was completed on 87 minutes as Vassell robbed Louis Laing of possession and placed it past Collin for his 10th goal of the season.

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Colchester 0-3 Leyton Orient

Jay Simpson scored twice as Leyton Orient moved out of the t League Two relegation zone with victory at Colchester United.

After Colchester had failed to clear their lines early on, Glen Kamara's stray pass inadvertently found Simpson who fired in low and hard past U's goalkeeper Sam Walker.

Walker denied Simpson a second before Kurtis Guthrie fired over for Colchester.

Orient doubled their lead less than a minute after the break, as Nicky Hunt picked up possession on the right and curled a low shot past Walker and in off his far post.

Guthrie then side-footed wide from 12 yards for Colchester and Orient keeper Alex Cisak denied Brennan Dickenson.

But Orient made it 3-0 midway through the second half when Simpson found space just outside the U's area and unleashed a fierce shot that flew past Walker.

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Crawley 1-3 Cambridge

Cambridge United scored three times in one match for the first time this season as they battled back to beat Crawley Town.

Crawley made a strong start, as Chris Arthur's cross was headed down by Enzio Boldewijn for leading scorer James Collins to fire home his sixth league goal of the season.

United equalised on 19 minutes when skipper Leon Legge crossed for defender Greg Taylor, who fired his first league goal for the club.

Striker Uche Ikpeazu extended the visitors' advantage in the 28th minute, coolly lobbing keeper Glenn Morris after a long ball by Max Clark.

Midfielder Luke Berry made the points safe six minutes after the interval by curling in a free-kick from 25 yards.

In response, Billy Clifford twice went close for Crawley, who are now winless in League Two games.

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Crewe 1-2 Plymouth

League Two leaders Plymouth Argyle set a club record of seven successive away wins after coming back to beat Crewe.

Alex Kiwomya gave the home side an early lead, and Alex should have been further ahead but George Cooper's penalty was saved before he hit the bar a minute later from 20 yards.

Craig Tanner levelled just before half time with a curling right-footed shot.

Graham Carey sealed the win by shotting home from 10 yards after a good low cross from Jake Jervis.

The win extended Argyle's lead at the top to seven points after second-placed Carlisle were beaten for the first time this season at bottom-of-the-table Newport County.

Despite the loss, Crewe moved up a place to sixth on goal difference thanks to Notts County's 4-0 loss at Blackpool.

Exeter 1-3 Doncaster

Liam Mandeville came off the bench in the second half to to score one goal and create two for John Marquis as Doncaster Rovers fought back to beat Exeter City.

Mandeville replaced Niall Mason after 69 minute and levelled for Doncaster three minutes later after Exeter had taken the lead through Reuben Reid's penalty.

Reid smashed the ball home after David Wheeler had been brought down by goalkeeper Marko Mariso inside the penalty box.

The lead lasted until the 72nd minute when Mandeville met a James Coppinger cross to head in off the underside of the crossbar as Exeter seemingly froze after going in front.

Reid then had a shot well saved by Mariso, but Doncaster went in front on 78 minutes when a low cross from Mandeville was turned in by John Marquis from six yards.

And Mandeville turned provider again in the 90th minute when he slipped the ball to Marquis, who again beat Exeter goalkeeper James Hamon.

The win sees Darren Ferguson's side go third in the table, while Exeter are yet to win at home this season as the pressure on manager Paul Tisdale continues to grow.

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Grimsby 2-2 Barnet

Omar Bogle scored twice before missing an injury-time penalty as Marcus Bignot picked up his first point as Grimsby Town manager against 10-man Barnet.

Grimsby striker Bogle saw his curling, left-footed free-kick tipped over the crossbar by Jamie Stephens before he opened the scoring after he burst past two defenders and had his shot deflected off Elliot Johnson and into the net.

And he doubled the lead 10 minutes before the interval when a mistake by Harry Taylor allowed Bogle to run free and beat Stephens.

The Bees got themselves back into the game in the 50th minute when Akinde burst into the box and was brought down by Josh Gowling. Akinde picked himself up to dispatch the penalty past James McKeown.

Akinde then levelled from the spot five minutes later after Danny Collins fouled Curtis Weston.

Ryan Watson then squandered two chances to win it for Barnet before the late drama.

Barnet were reduced to 10 men in the 90th minute when Ali Sesay, who had only been on the pitch for five minutes, was shown a straight red card for a challenge on Scott Vernon.

Grimsby were then given a golden chance to win it two minutes into stoppage time when Michael Nelson brought down Gowling, but Bogle sent his spot-kick over the bar.

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Hartlepool 2-0 Cheltenham

Hartlepool recorded their first home win of the season at the eighth time of asking with victory over Cheltenham.

Pools had not won a league game at Victoria Park since 16 April when they beat York, but were good value for their victory as they ended the Robins' nine-game unbeaten streak.

Home keeper Trevor Carson, on the bench for Northern Ireland on Friday night, flew back for the game but suffered an injury after 33 minutes when he appeared to suffer damage to a hand after making a save.

Pools then took the lead four minutes into first-half added-on time.

Lewis Alessandra found space on the left side of the penalty area and his curling effort towards the far post was diverted in by visiting skipper Aaron Downes.

But 25 seconds in the second half, Pools' replacement keeper Adam Bartlett had to make a fine reaction save to preserve the lead.

Harry Pell's shot from distance was deflected towards his own goal by Toto Nsiala and the keeper twisted to push the ball away one-handed.

Hartlepool made the game safe after 80 minutes as Alessandra's free-kick was powerfully met by centre-half Matthew Bates.

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Luton 1-0 Accrington

Cameron McGeehan's ninth goal of the season gave Luton a vital win over Accrington Stanley.

The midfielder arrived on cue from James Justin's cross with 15 minutes to go and beat the excellent Elliot Parish to stretch his side's unbeaten run to eight league games.

Jordan Cook was sent off on 83 minutes but Luton held on for the win.

Luton probed in the first half as Parish tipped Alex Gilliead's 20-yard shot behind, while McGeehan hit the stanchion behind the goal, and Jack Marriott's attempt flew over.

Moments before the break, Parish made a superb double save from Glen Rea.

Jordan Clark hot wide from range for Stanley after half-time whiel at the other end Cook sent an effort over the top.

Alan Sheehan was denied what would have been a wonderful opener on 67 minutes, his free-kick cannoning off the underside of the bar, with Terry Gornell's 25-yarder straight at Christian Walton.

Parish made an outstanding stop from Scott Cuthbert's downward header, before he was finally beaten by McGeehan.

Luton were reduced to 10 men with seven minutes to go, Cook seeing red for two yellows, but Walton made fine stops late on from Romuald Boco and team-mate Rea's mis-placed header to ensure victory.

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Portsmouth 4-0 Mansfield

Carl Baker scored twice against nine-man Mansfield to help Portsmouth win at home for the first time in three league games.

Pompey's Gary Roberts netted his seventh goal of the season after just 11 minutes from the penalty spot after Kyle Bennett was fouled by Matt Green.

The visitors had a chance to equalise in the 28th minute when Ashley Hemmings picked out James Baxendale in the area, but he could only direct his header on to a post.

Mansfield defender Kyle Howkins was the first to be sent off after committing a second bookable offence on 57 minutes.

Substitute Alex Iacovitti was then given a straight red card after a late challenge on Pompey captain Michael Doyle in the 74th minute.

Noel Hunt sealed the victory for Portsmouth in the 84th minute before Baker got his first of the game four minutes later after weaving his way into the area and firing home.

With the last kick of the game, Baker scored his sixth goal of the season from 25 yards.

Stevenage 2-2 Yeovil

Ben Whitfield scored a last-gasp equaliser in the sixth minute of stoppage time to rescue a 2-2 draw for Yeovil at Stevenage.

Town had taken first blood on 47 minutes when Ryan Hedges sprinted clear and fired past Jamie Jones with his left foot.

But Stevenage winger Ben Kennedy transformed the game with two brilliant goals to put the hosts ahead.

For his first, he cut in from the right wing before beating Yeovil goalkeeper Artur Krysiak with a low left-footed shot.

He then made it 2-1 with an even better effort, curling a powerful shot over Krysiak into the top corner of the goal.

The home side looked set for all three points when the fourth official showed four minutes of stoppage time on his board.

But the referee extended the game further and in the extra added time, Whitfield volleyed in from a tight angle with the aid of a deflection to earn the Glovers a point.

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Wycombe 2-0 Morecambe

Luke O'Nien and Aaron Pierre scored second-half goals as Wycombe Wanderers picked up a welcome three points against Morecambe.

The first half produced few clear-cut chances but Morecambe did go close when Paul Mullin was found by James Jennings, only to see his shot from eight yards well saved by Jamal Blackman in the Wycombe goal.

Pierre put the hosts ahead early in the second half, beating goalkeeper Barry Roche with a header from six yards out after meeting a Joe Jacobson free-kick.

Morecambe were denied a penalty in response when Matt Bloomfield appeared to handled in the box, but the referee gave a free kick which Michael Rose hit against the post.

And the Shrimps' hopes of a comeback were dashed when O'Nien nipped in front of his marker to head Paul Hayes' cross into the Morecambe goal with just nine minutes remaining.

Wycombe's first win in five league games moves them to 16th in the League Two table.

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