Saturday's League One reports

Bradford City 2-2 Gillingham

League One promotion chasers Bradford were held to a draw by Gillingham despite Charlie Wyke's debut goal at Valley Parade.

Wyke, a deadline-day signing from Carlisle, took just 15 minutes to score for his new club as he cancelled out Josh Wright's opener.

The striker then played a role in Tony McMahon's goal which put Bradford ahead seven minutes before half-time but Deji Oshilaja's strike earned the Gills a third successive draw.

Gillingham took the lead in the 14th minute when Ryan Jackson's long throw fell to an unmarked Wright and he drilled in his third goal in as many games.

But a minute later Mark Marshall hung up a cross to the far post where Wyke headed home.

The Bantams took the lead when Wyke was fouled on the edge of the area and, after Billy Clarke's free-kick was tipped on to a post by Stuart Nelson, McMahon tucked in the rebound.

Oshilaja levelled four minutes into the second half when Jackson's ball found its way to the back post where the defender stabbed home.

Wyke had a header cleared off the line by Rory Donnelly with 21 minutes left and Gillingham survived some late pressure to earn a point.

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Charlton Athletic 1-1 Fleetwood Town

Fleetwood extended their unbeaten run to 13 matches after an injury-time equaliser rescued a draw against League One play-off hopefuls Charlton.

Despite Charlton dominating early possession, it was the visitors who had the better of the chances in the first half.

Striker Devante Cole had two efforts kept out by the legs of Addicks stopper Declan Rudd before the Norwich loanee tipped over a Cian Bolger header.

However, it was Charlton who took the lead through a close-range Ricky Holmes finish following superb work from midfielder Jake Forster-Caskey with 37 minutes gone.

After the break Fleetwood searched for an equaliser and went close as Rudd denied Cole again just after the hour.

Uwe Rosler's men continued to press forward, with substitute David Ball clipping an effort onto the roof of the net while Charlton striker Tony Watt blazed over inside the penalty area after 77 minutes.

Ten minutes of added time was given and Fleetwood took advantage, with Amari'i Bell firing home from Kyle Dempsey's corner in the 94th minute.

Moments later, Charlton were reduced to 10 men as Nathan Byrne saw red for a foul on Ball before Fleetwood substitute Ashley Hunter struck the post as neither side managed to find the winner.

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Chesterfield 0-1 Oldham Athletic

A late header from skipper Peter Clarke gave 10-man Oldham a vital victory at League One relegation rivals Chesterfield.

Oldham played the second half a man down after defender Anthony Gerrard was dismissed for an incident in the tunnel but they defended superbly and Clarke clinched the points with a far-post header in injury time.

Oldham went close after only 15 seconds when Ryan McLaughlin fired just wide from 20 yards and the visitors got into some promising positions before Chesterfield had the best chance in the 29th minute.

New signing from Manchester United, Sadiq El Fitouri. whipped a low cross in from the right which evaded three Oldham defenders but Dan Jones mis-kicked at the back post.

Chesterfield were given an advantage at the end of the first half when Gerrard, who had already been booked, was shown a second yellow card as the players were going down the tunnel.

That forced Oldham to get men behind the ball and Chesterfield struggled to break them down despite the extra man, and the visitors almost snatched a goal on the break when Aaron Amadi Holloway nearly went clear.

But Oldham stunned Chesterfield in the first minute of stoppage time when Clarke capped a superb display with a header inside Ryan Fulton's left post.

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Coventry City 0-2 Millwall

Goals from Jake Cooper and Steve Morison helped Millwall continue their League One play-off push with a win at struggling Coventry.

Millwall took the lead in the 33rd minute when Cooper bundled home a corner from close range - seconds after play was halted when Coventry fans threw tennis balls on to the pitch in protest at the club's owners.

The opening goal sparked Coventry into life following a dull opening half an hour that lacked any clear-cut chances.

The home side should have been level by half-time when Farrend Rawson put a header over the bar in the 39th minute, while Marcus Tudgay's curled effort went just over a minute later.

Millwall could have doubled their lead in the 54th minute when Lee Burge was beaten to the ball after racing out of his goal, but Morison's shot was deflected wide.

Despite Coventry's efforts to get back into the game, Morison eventually doubled Millwall's lead in the 79th minute by tapping in the rebound from Fred Onyedinma's shot.

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MK Dons 1-1 Bolton Wanderers

High-flying Bolton were held to a draw by MK Dons as their winless run extended to four games in League One.

Kieran Agard's third goal in as many outings midway through the second-half cancelled out Jay Spearing's opener for Bolton as MK's unbeaten league run extended to five games under new boss Robbie Neilson.

Neither side could get a foothold in the opening exchanges, but it was the visitors who were the first to really threaten when Filipe Morais swung in an inviting cross for fellow new signing Chris Long inside the box but his delicate header skimmed just wide.

And Phil Parkinson's side took the lead seconds before the break after Spearing's free-kick from the left flew untouched past the bodies of a flooded MK penalty area and keeper David Martin before nestling in the bottom corner of the net.

But the Dons drew themselves level 15 minutes after the half-time break as Agard's emphatic strike from the edge of the box flew past Ben Alnwick in the Bolton goal and into the bottom corner for his 11th goal of the campaign.

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Port Vale 0-3 Peterborough United

Two goals from substitute Junior Morias helped Peterborough United to a hard-fought win over Port Vale.

The striker scored two stoppage-time goals, after Marcus Maddison had given the visitors the lead, to help Posh avoid a third consecutive League One defeat.

After an even start, Peterborough took the lead after 20 minutes when Maddison cut in from the right-hand side and curled the ball past Leonardo Fasan.

And it was the Vale keeper, making his debut after joining on loan from Celtic, who had kept the scores level a minute earlier, denying Maddison from the spot after Callum Guy fouled Tom Nichols.

Despite coming under heavy second-half pressure as the home side pressed for an equaliser, Morias made sure of victory in the first minute of stoppage time, burying the ball into the bottom corner.

And five minutes later, the 21-year-old Jamaican added gloss to the result when Maddison played him through following a Peterborough break and he slotted past Fasan.

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Rochdale 0-0 Bristol Rovers

Rochdale dropped out of the League One play-off places after a goalless draw against Bristol Rovers.

The soft playing surface did neither side any favours and goalmouth incidents - let alone chances - were few and far between.

Reuben Noble-Lazarus had the first effort on target when he met Harrison McGahey's cross from the right with a downward header at the back post 18 minutes in, Rovers keeper Joe Lumley diving to his right to block the attempt.

As it turned out, that was the best chance of the opening period, although Rovers midfielder Ollie Clarke should have done better with a shot from the edge of the area that he scuffed towards the Rochdale goal.

The second half followed in similar vein. The best move of the game arrived in the 72nd minute, a Rovers breakaway which started with an interception from Clarke, breaking up play between Peter Vincenti and Mark Kitching.

Clarke's run forward ended with the ball being worked to the left and Stuart Sinclair playing a delicious pass into the path of Lee Brown, racing forward from deep down the left flank.

The full-back provided Dale's debutant goalkeeper Ben Wilson with his first real test of the day, a rising drive from an angle which the goalkeeper beat away.

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Sheffield United 4-0 AFC Wimbledon

A goal from debutant James Hanson helped Sheffield United return to the top of League One with an emphatic victory over AFC Wimbledon.

The former Bradford centre-forward opened his account for the Blades after Billy Sharp had earlier netted his 19th goal of the campaign.

John Fleck and substitute Caolan Lavery piled on the misery for Neal Ardley's side with strikes after the interval.

When Sharp opened the scoring after three minutes, AFC Wimbledon must have feared the worst. But even though Hanson extended United's lead during the closing stages of the first half, the visitors remained a threat.

Although Dons keeper James Shea will have been disappointed with his handling for Sharp's opener, parrying Fleck's cross straight into the United captain's path, he was powerless to prevent Hanson netting in the 38th minute.

On that occasion, Kieron Freeman was the provider before Sharp missed a flurry of chances early in the second period.

United need not have worried though, as Fleck made it 3-0 with a delightful piece of skill with 10 minutes remaining.

Lavery then completed the rout deep into stoppage time as the Blades moved two points clear of Scunthorpe, who lost at Southend.

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Shrewsbury Town 2-1 Bury

Shrewsbury eased their relegation fears with a vital League One victory over fellow strugglers Bury.

Goals from Tyler Roberts and Freddie Ladapo, two strikers on loan from Premier League clubs, gave Shrewsbury breathing space before Jacob Mellis pulled a late goal back for Bury.

The visitors started brightly and James Vaughan's early header was comfortably saved by goalkeeper Jayson Leutwiler before a half-volley from Vaughan, Bury's top scorer, drifted wide.

Reece Brown then lifted a shot just over for the Shakers before Shrewsbury started to carve out opportunities.

Junior Brown exchanged passes with Alex Rodman and fired over from 20 yards before two chances fell the way of lively winger Shaun Whalley in quick succession.

Whalley cut into the box from the right and Bury goalkeeper Rob Lainton did well to dive low to his right to save a well-struck shot.

Whalley then unleashed a volley from the edge of the penalty area which was straight at Lainton.

Shrewsbury took the lead in the 47th minute when Roberts, on loan from West Brom, was picked out by a cross from Brown and the striker rifled home a powerful low shot from 15 yards.

Ladapo then fired wide of the near post and Toto Nsiala's header was nodded off the line by Vaughan before the hosts doubled their advantage in the 77th minute.

A shot from Roberts was blocked and substitute Ladapo, on loan from Crystal Palace, pounced to turn in the loose ball from close range.

Bury cut the arrears in the 87th minute, substitute Mellis slotting in after Leutwiler was unable to claim a cross, but Shrewsbury were not to be denied as they extended their unbeaten run to five games.

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Southend United 3-1 Scunthorpe United

Scunthorpe were knocked off the top of League One as Southend came from behind to claim a richly-deserved victory.

The Iron took an early lead when centre-back Murray Wallace headed home but the visitors shipped goals to Marc-Antoine Fortune, Simon Cox and Ryan Leonard as they conceded top spot to Sheffield United, and their woes were compounded late on by Neal Bishop's dismissal for violent conduct.

It had all started so well for Graham Alexander's men, who initially seemed on course for a fourth successive league win when Murray nodded into a gaping goal in the fifth minute after Southend goalkeeper Ted Smith had failed to deal with a deep free-kick from Duane Holmes.

But the Shrimpers hit back to equalise in the 39th minute when Fortune headed home Cox's left-wing cross from close range.

Southend took the lead in the 76th minute when substitute Jermaine McGlashan sprinted down the left wing and delivered a low cross, which was fired home from close range by Cox.

And the home side then sealed their win in the 81st minute when Leonard poked home a left-wing cross from Ben Coker as Phil Brown's side surged into the play-off places.

Scunthorpe's afternoon finished on a dismal note as Bishop was dismissed for kicking out at Jason Demetriou.

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Walsall 2-1 Northampton Town

Marc Richards skied a stoppage-time penalty as Northampton's recent woes on the road continued with a defeat at Walsall.

The Cobblers took the lead through John-Joe O'Toole midway through the first half but they have now lost their last six away games as quickfire goals from Matt Preston and Erhun Oztumer after the interval propelled Walsall to within four points of the League One play-off places.

Preston had earlier spurned an opportunity to put the Saddlers ahead early on as the defender hammered his shot on the turn against a post, and Northampton capitalised on the let-off by taking a 23rd-minute lead.

O'Toole fired home from close range after Walsall goalkeeper Neil Etheridge dropped Matty Taylor's floated free-kick.

It remained that way until the 64th minute when Walsall equalised thanks to Preston stretching out a leg to poke home Florent Cuvelier's deep corner from close range.

Northampton could have regained the lead but Richards headed inches wide from Rod McDonald's inviting cross.

And the Saddlers completed the turnaround on 69 minutes, with Oztumer rifling home from close range after Cobblers keeper Adam Smith made a superb save to deny Isaiah Osbourne.

Northampton pressed for an equaliser and Etheridge atoned for his earlier error with a superb reaction save from a bullet O'Toole header.

The visitors' best chance of a leveller came in the fifth minute of stoppage time after Adam Chambers' trip on Richards gave the striker the chance to earn Northampton a point from the spot but he blazed his penalty over.

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