Millers ground down as Lat­ics take top spot

Sunday Sun - - Football -

WI­GAN moved to the top of League One thanks to a 3-1 vic­tory over Rother­ham at New York Sta­dium.

Lat­ics made it back-to-back league wins and led through Will Grigg’s 14th-minute header be­fore David Ball lev­elled two min­utes later.

But Alex Bruce put the vis­i­tors ahead for the sec­ond time just be­fore the half-hour mark, while Michael Ja­cobs (60) made the points safe as the hosts dropped to 12th.

Shrews­bury dropped to sec­ond as de­fender Aris­tote Nsiala’s sec­ond-half own goal saw them lost 1-0 at home to Brad­ford, who moved up to fourth.

Josh Mor­ris scored a quick-fire sec­ond-half brace as Scun­thorpe won 2-0 at home to Charl­ton.

Black­burn strength­ened their grip on the play-off places with a 2-1 win at home to Bristol Rovers.

Kal Nai­smith’s first-half strike got Portsmouth back to win­ning ways with a 1-0 win over Ply­mouth at Frat­ton Park as the vis­i­tors re­turned to the bot­tom of the ta­ble.

Calvin Andrew and Cal­lum Camps both scored as Rochdale moved out of the rel­e­ga­tion zone with a 2-0 home win over Peter­bor­ough.

Wes Thomas grabbed Ox­ford a share of the spoils from a 1-1 draw at Southend.

Wim­ble­don were beaten 2-1 by Wal­sall.

Don­caster struck back af­ter go­ing be­hind early on to a Chuks Aneke strike at home to MK Dons.

John Mar­quis’s 54th-minute close-range header and a win­ner from Matty Blair (71) saw them col­lect three points and move up to 16th.

Fleet­wood’s derby with Black­pool fin­ished goal­less as did Old­ham’s trip to rel­e­ga­tion-threat­ened Gilling­ham and the clash be­tween strug­gling duo Northamp­ton and Bury.

Lu­ton and Notts County re­main neck and neck at the top of League Two af­ter both teams won 2-1.

The Hat­ters stay top of the ta­ble due to their vastly su­pe­rior goal dif­fer­ence af­ter vic­tory at Crewe.

Notts County re­main right on the coat-tails with vic­tory over Colch­ester.

Ac­cring­ton re­main third but are now just a point ahead of Ex­eter af­ter a 1-0 de­feat to the Gre­cians at St James’ Park.

Wy­combe climbed into the play-off places with a 2-1 home win over Yeovil.

Coven­try drew 1-1 with Craw­ley and Mans­field bat­tled back for a 2-2 draw with bot­tom club Ch­ester­field. .

Swin­don slipped out of the play-off places af­ter a 1-0 home de­feat to New­port.

Bar­net are only above Ch­ester­field on goal dif­fer­ence af­ter los­ing 2-0 at home to Grimsby.

Port Vale are just a point above the bot­tom two af­ter a 3-1 de­feat at Lin­coln.

Chris­tian Doidge scored again for For­est Green but Chel­tenham hit back through Mo­hamed Eisa to draw 1-1 while Cam­bridge beat Steve­nage 1-0 thanks to Uche Ik­peazu’s 88th-minute header.

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