League Two Preview: Plymouth travel to Wycombe while Orient host Cambridge
Jan30

League Two Preview: Plymouth travel to Wycombe while Orient host Cambridge

With League Two leaders Northampton out of action due to the FA Cup, focus switches to second-placed Plymouth, who can reclaim the top spot with a win against Wycombe. Argyle lost more ground to Town last weekend after drawing 1-1 with high-flying Bristol Rovers, but Derek Adams’ men will be boosted by the loan signing of Daniel Nardiello. Wanderers are currently enduring a run of three straight defeats which has seen them drop...

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League Two Round-Up: Orient move into the play-offs as Nolan maintains 100% record
Jan27

League Two Round-Up: Orient move into the play-offs as Nolan maintains 100% record

Kevin Nolan continued his perfect start to managerial life as his Leyton Orient side moved up into the play-offs with a 1-0 win over Newport. Jay Simpson’s penalty, his 22nd league goal of the season, was enough to pick up three points and give new boss Nolan his second win in two games. County remain in 20th, four points above the bottom two. In the evening’s other game, Mansfield produced a stunning late comeback at...

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League Two Round-Up: Northampton go top while Oxford beat Portsmouth
Jan25

League Two Round-Up: Northampton go top while Oxford beat Portsmouth

Northampton overtook previous leaders Plymouth and went two points clear at the top of League Two with a 3-1 victory over Morecambe at Sixfields. James Collins scored on his home debut to put the Cobblers ahead from a Joel Byrom free-kick. John-Joe O’Toole then doubled the hosts’ lead before Rod McDonald’s header put the Cobblers 3-0 up. Paul Mullin’s late goal was only a mere consolation strike in a dominant performance by Gary...

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League Two Preview: Portsmouth host Oxford while Plymouth travel to Bristol Rovers
Jan22

League Two Preview: Portsmouth host Oxford while Plymouth travel to Bristol Rovers

There are two big top-of-the-table clashes in League Two this weekend, as the leaders Plymouth Argyle travel to fourth-placed Bristol Rovers. The Pilgrims, who are at the summit ahead of Northampton on goal difference, beat Stevenage 3-2 last weekend, but face a tough trip up the M5 to face Rovers, who have won six of their last eight league matches, including a 2-1 win against Oxford at the Kassam Stadium on Sunday. Michael...

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League Two Round-Up: Plymouth and Northampton both win by a single goal
Jan18

League Two Round-Up: Plymouth and Northampton both win by a single goal

Plymouth Argyle remain top of the League Two table as they won 3-2 against Stevenage in a closely fought contest at Home Park. Carl McHugh put the hosts into the lead, before Charlie Lee equalised. Gregg Wylde then put the Pilgrims in front again before Craig Tanner made it 3-1 with an 18-yard effort. Lee pulled one back for the visitors, but Argyle held on to keep top spot. Northampton won for the fourth game in a row as they came...

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League Two Preview: Plymouth host Stevenage and Northampton travel to Dagenham
Jan16

League Two Preview: Plymouth host Stevenage and Northampton travel to Dagenham

After a damaging defeat to fellow title-challengers Northampton on Tuesday night, Plymouth will attempt to get back on track with a visit from Stevenage. The league leaders are on 52 points, with a superior goal difference the only reason Argyle remain top. Without any cup competitions, Derek Adams men can concentrate on automatic promotion and a push for League One. The challengers to Home Park are Stevenage, who are 25 points and 18...

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