There are new joint-leaders in League One as Gillingham and Coventry City overtake Walsall and Burton Albion on another dramatic day in the third tier.
bounced back from a goal behind at Coventry City to win 3-1 and claim a place in the League One Colchester United automatic promotion zone.
The Sky Blues, who were down in fourth heading into the latest round of fixtures, had two
goals to thank for cancelling out Jacob Murphy 's opener. Macauley Bonne sealed things early on in the second half for Coventry at the Colchester Community Stadium to make it eight league games without defeat for his side. Marc-Antoine Fortune
City are level on points with
at the top, who themselves had to recover from an early setback to claim a 3-1 victory against Gillingham . Bury fired the visitors ahead just four minutes in, but the division's high-flyers soon struck back with two quick-fire goals to drag themselves into top spot. Leon Clarke and Walsall are the big losers of the day, slipping down from first and second respectively due to their fixtures being postponed. Burton Albion
That provided a chance for
to make some ground, which they duly did by seeing off Wigan Athletic 2-0 in the Rochdale day's early kickoff in League One.
now find themselves level on points with Bury just outside the playoff zone after seeing off bottom side Bradford City 2-0 at Valley Parade, while Crewe Alexandra remain two points further back following a 2-2 draw with Sheffield United . Southend United
The Blades found themselves two goals down inside the opening half-hour at Bramall Lane, before hitting back prior to the interval through
and Jose Baxter . Neill Collins
At the opposite end of the table,
came out on top in their big meeting with Doncaster Rovers thanks to two first-half strikes which the struggling Seasiders failed to recover from. Blackpool 's find themselves inside the relegation zone as a result of a third league defeat on the bounce, while Neil McDonald and Fleetwood Town also remain in deep trouble following respective losses to Barnsley and Peterborough United . Port Vale Results in full (half-time scores in brackets): Barnsley 1-2 Port Vale (0-1), Blackpool 0-2 Doncaster Rovers (0-2), Bradford City 2-0 Crewe Alexandra (1-0), 1-2 Chesterfield (1-0), Colchester United 1-3 Coventry City (1-2), Gillingham 3-1 Bury (2-1), Peterborough United 2-1 Fleetwood Town (0-0), Sheffield United 2-2 Southend United (2-2), Oldham Athletic 2-1 Swindon Town (0-0) Scunthorpe United
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