Lin­coln de­stroy Swin­don to main­tain their su­perb start

Nottingham Post - - SPORT -

LIN­COLN beat Swin­don 4-1 to main­tain their 100 per cent start in Sky Bet League Two.

Ex­eter also have max­i­mum points af­ter a 2-0 win at More­combe, who have now lost both their open­ing league games. A last-minute goal from sub­sti­tute Oussey­nou Cisse gave MK Dons, rel­e­gated from League One last sea­son, a 1-0 home win over Bury as they too be­gan with six points from six.

For­est Green Rovers had looked on course to keep up their own 100 per cent start be­fore Old­ham hit a se­cond-half equaliser.

Mans­field also had to set­tle for a point af­ter a 2-2 draw at Yeovil, where all the goals came in the first half. Dial­lang Jaiyes­imi gave the home side an early lead, but Craig Davies soon equalised. Yoann Arquin put Yeovil back in front be­fore Matt Pre­ston headed the Stags level in an ac­tion-packed open­ing 26 min­utes.

Alex Rev­ell scored twice in the clos­ing two min­utes as Steve­nage won 3-1 at Craw­ley. Colch­ester also main­tained their un­beaten start with a 2-0 home win over Port Vale. James Nor­wood’s early free-kick helped Tran­mere to a 1-0 vic­tory over win­less Chel­tenham. Mac­cles­field also re­main with­out a point af­ter go­ing down 2-0 at home to Grimsby.

Carlisle, though, picked up a first pos­i­tive re­sult af­ter a 2-2 home draw with Northamp­ton.

New­port beat Crewe 1-0 with a header from Padraig Amond.

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