5 issues you’ll have missed from the weekend’s motion!

Weekends within the EFL do not get a lot better!

Seventh heaven for blistering Bees

With the scores level at 2-2 on the break, Wycombe Wanderers boss Gareth Ainsworth would have undoubtedly been happy with a point at full-time.

Nevertheless 5 second-half goals sunk the Chairboys on the Brentford Group Stadium, and in doing so emphasised how sturdy the hosts nonetheless are regardless of players departing in the summertime. 

Striker Ivan Toney was among the many goals as soon as once more, netting a hat-trick within the win – his dispute with teammate Tarique Fosu over one in all Brentford’s seven goals would be the matter of dialog come Monday in coaching ground. 

Two big penalty saves, three large points

Doncaster Rovers’ 1-0 win over Lincoln City definitely had its justifiable share of drama and is likely one of the outcomes of the weekend in Sky Bet League One. 

With Rovers a goal up because of a daisy-cutter opener from Taylor Richards, the home side piled on the strain.

Reece James fouled Jorge Grant just after the hour mark, and after choosing himself up off the turf, the Imps couldn’t discover a means past Ellery Balcombe within the Rovers goal as Grant’s penalty was saved. 

Hero Balcombe turned to villain as a moment of insanity noticed the Rovers goalkeeper chop down Tom Hopper with three minutes left of regular time.

A distinct taker from 12 yards in Anthony Scully stepped up, nevertheless it was the identical end result as Balcombe guessed accurately once more to disclaim him and safe the South Yorkshire a smash and seize victory. 

The Latics late present

Going 1-0 down at home contained in the opening 10 minutes of the sport is rarely simple, particularly against Salford City.

However that didn’t matter to Oldham Athletic, and slowly however certainly they rallied and finished the fixture in empathetic style.

With 15 minutes left, Dylan Bahamboula discovered the back of Vaclav Hladky’s net leaving the Latics with a combating chance of securing all three points.

Into stoppage time and step up Davis Keillor-Dunn, who shall be ensuring he doesn’t miss the EFL highlights present on Quest tonight.

His 92nd minute winner settled the affair and places them six points outside the Play-Off locations in League Two.

Can we expect a late surge from the Latics? 

Swans swimming in the fitting route

Steve Cooper’s side have gone from power to power this season and have proven now indicators of letting up of late.

Jamal Lowe has carried that struggle of late, singlehandedly at occasions with a string of spectacular performances. 

Now with the addition of Conor Hourihane of their ranks, they might have an actual shot of monitoring Norwich City down forward of them.

They went into Saturday’s sport with Rotherham understanding {that a} win would do precisely that, after 10-man Norwich faulted at home to Middlesbrough within the early-kick off.

Goals from Hourihane, Matt Grimes and Jay Fulton helped safe the three points in South Yorkshire.

Boro bouncing away from Blundell Park

In an actual relegation six-pointer between Grimsby City and Stevenage, it might be the latter who can be in celebratory temper come full-time.

After Elliott List opened the scoring three minutes earlier than the break, many might have thought that it might be sufficient as they entered the closing stages of the sport.

Stefan Payne on his Mariners debut thought he was the hero as he slotted by the legs of Jamie Cumming. 

However 22-year-old Mathew Stevens had the final day on this one.

A protracted ball up field seeking to force that late winner got here to fruition because the forward capitalised, sealing the three points and in turn put a four-point hole between them and the drop zone! 


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