SHREWS’ NOLAN IS ON SONG
SHREWSBURY continued their incredible start to the season with a 1-0 victory at home against Southend, Jon Nolan popping up with a 23rd-minute winner Peterborough moved second with a 2-0 victory against MK Dons, Ryan Tafazolli and Marcus Maddison scoring. Charlton slipped to third after Gavin Massey netted twice in Wigan’s 3-0 win. Skipper Lee Frecklington hit a hat-trick as Rotherham hammered Walsall 5-1, while a Marcus Antonsson goal gave Blackburn victory at Scunthorpe. Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink’s dream start as Northampton boss continued with a 3-1 win against Portsmouth, Chris Long netting two. Oldham moved off the bottom with a 3-2 win at Bristol Rovers, Eoin Doyle netting the winner. Other results: AFC Wimbledon 1 Gillingham 1; Fleetwood 3 Bury 2; Oxford 2 Bradford 2; Plymouth 1 Blackpool 3; Rochdale 2 Doncaster 1.